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Bonjour, là, bonjour

Bonjour, là, bonjour is in Vancouver

It has been almost a year since the previous Artistic Director of Théâtre la Seizième, Craig Holzschuh, left the company. Holzschuh planned the 2016/2017 season and I know that he would have loved to finalize what he started and produce Bonjour, là, bonjour. There is lots to say about this Michel Tremblay’s masterpiece which he personally […]

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RDV French Film Fest

RendezVous French Film Festival

The RendezVous French Film Festival is one of the key events in BC as it provides an opportunity to enjoy a rare slice of the award winning global Francophone films that came out during the year. This year was my first time attending and I was amazed by the quality of the production and the […]

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Cirque du Soleil in Vancouver

Up until the late 20th century, the term ‘circus’ carried connotations far different than what it means today! When I was growing up, circus’ went from small town to small town and from village to village and the artists talents were not deployed to their true value. Today things have changed and the circus’ reputation […]

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Circle Craft 2014

It’s that time of year again! Top artisans from all over Canada congregate for one week under one roof at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The 41st Vancouver’s favourite Christmas show, Circle Craft Christmas Market, takes over one of the leading convention centers in the world from November 11 to 16 2014 where hundreds of artisans, […]

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Jeff Wilson Exhibition

Opening Reception at the Port Moody Arts Centre

Scottish-born Jeff Wilson opened a new exhibition on Thursday at the Port Moody Arts Centre, with acrylic paintings showcasing Vancouver’s mid-century neon lights. The viewpoints, from which he approaches these signs, coupled with the use of very flashy color, made me very curious. So, I went to the opening reception. Pleasantly surprised by the dynamic composition […]

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