From the fur trade to the UBC archives

The title of librarian Laurenda Daniells’ memoir, Royal Blood, refers to her great-grandmother Sally (at left), daughter of an Okanagan chief, who married Scottish-born fur trader Alexander Ross. FULL STORY

Theatre

A wilderness of tigers

The Society for the Destitute Presents Titus Bouffonius Adapted from William Shakespeare’s Titus Adronicus by Colleen Murphy Rumble Theatre Cultch… FULL STORY

Breaking the ice rules

Vertical Influences Le Patin Libre (Montreal) | Dance Umbrella Festival (London, UK) in partnership with National Arts Centre (Ottawa, Canada)… FULL STORY

When We Rise lite

Elbow Room Café: The Musical By Dave Deveau (book, co-lyricist) and Anton Lipovetsky (composer, co-lyricist) Zee Zee Theatre York Theatre… FULL STORY

Lost Lagoon confounded

Originally commissioned by Full Circle: First Nations Performance as part of a larger work, Quelemia Sparrow’s autobiographical, one-woman performance play,… FULL STORY

Rule Britannia

ROMEO AND JULIET by William Shakespeare Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival Vanier Park June 3-Sept. 23 604-739-0559 bardonthebeach.org From… FULL STORY

My Israeli Divorce

A Very Narrow Bridge by Itai Erdal with Anita Rochon & Maiko Yamamoto Elbow Theatre Chutzpah! Festival, dosage J.C.C. March… FULL STORY

Barthesian punctum

Declarations By Jordan Tannahill Club PuSh / Fox Theatre Feb. 6, viagra 2016 Festivals all have their hits and misses…. FULL STORY

Artificial Austen

Pride & Prejudice By Janet Munsil Adapted from the Jane Austen novel Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage Jan. 28-Feb. 28 Pride… FULL STORY

Beguiling Leftovers

Leftovers by Charles Demers Co-created with Marcus Youssef Neworld Theatre York Theatre Jan. 26-30   About half the shows one… FULL STORY

Death of a Lawyer

Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage Sept 17 – Oct 18   The Pulitzer Prize-winning Disgraced is a… FULL STORY

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