July 17, 2024


Art Is Experience

25 things to do in Vancouver this weekend, January 21 to 23

You should observe: because of to COVID-19, B.C. Vaccine Cards and/or masks may perhaps be expected for entry to specified in-human being occasions. Some events might also be cancelled for the reason that of the pandemic, so on line confirmation is suggested.

FRIDAY: screening at the Rio Theatre of John Carpenter’s 1982 horror masterpiece, The Point, starring Kurt Russell and the acclaimed make-up-Fx of Rob Bottin.

FRIDAY: community alt-pop singer-songwriter FKA Rayne performs as part of the Lulu Island Vineyard Are living Songs Series.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY: screenings at the Cinematheque of South Korean director Kim Ki-younger‘s Hitchcockian 1960 shocker The Housemaid.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: Jan Wade: Soul Power, operating to March 13 at the Vancouver Art Gallery, brings collectively the artist’s varied entire body of function together with new items manufactured specially for the exhibition.

The rare First Folio of William Shakespeare’s gathered plays is on look at at the VAG.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: the exceptionally rare Initial Folio of William Shakespeare’s collected plays, published in 1623, is on look at at the Vancouver Artwork Gallery until eventually March 20.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: an expansive solo display of the operates of Steven Shearer is on display screen at North Vancouver’s Polygon Gallery until Feb. 13, 2022.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: in collaboration with the Winnipeg Artwork Gallery, the Museum of Vancouver is presenting the touring exhibition Boarder X until Oct 2022.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: at Canyon Lights the entire world-famous Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is lit end-to-conclude with a multi-coloured mild screen until eventually January 23.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: the Robson Sq. Ice Rink offers cost-free skating in the coronary heart of downtown Vancouver, with skate rentals and sharpening available.

VSO principal flutist Christie Reside is showcased in a few performances at the Orpheum Theatre.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYOtto Tausk conducts the Vancouver Symphony in a software that functions VSO principal flutist Christie Reside in Swiss composer Frank Martin’s haunting Ballade.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYCanoe Cultures :: Ho’-ku-melh at the Vancouver Maritime Museum features the get the job done of 20 Indigenous artists and carvers together with historic photographs and information and facts that tells the tale of the resilience and power of Indigenous peoples through the war canoe and all it signifies. Curated by Indigenous artist and cultural historian Roxanne Charles, the exhibition operates till July 3, 2022.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: Connie Sabo’s information and facts + impression, a sculptural set up created from newspapers that have been twisted into suspended netting and formed into round varieties, runs until February 4 at Pendulum Gallery.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYMichelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition–which provides a close-up glimpse at Michelangelo’s Renaissance masterpiece–held over at the Vancouver Conference Centre East Building until February 20.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: Outsiders and Other people presents Mother nature Calls, a solo exhibition of oil paintings by Vancouver-primarily based artist Ray Ophoff, on display until January 30.

The Push Intercontinental Festival of Doing Arts operates until February 6.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: the Force Global Festival of Performing Arts operates to February 6, showcasing theatre, dance, multimedia, and audio performances at different Vancouver venues.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYSho Sho Esquiro: Doctrine of Discovery is a solo exhibition by designer, artist, and activist Sho Sho Esquiro that showcases meticulously crafted couture robes, textiles, paintings, and photographs to rejoice the elegance and resilience of First Nations communities. The exhibition runs at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coastline Artwork until June 5, 2022.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYEscalating Independence: The recommendations of Yoko Ono/The art of John and Yoko runs at the Vancouver Art Gallery until Might 1, 2022. The exhibition is divided into two areas, the very first of which delves into Ono’s artistic method, reflecting her radical and unconventional strategy, and the 2nd highlighting Ono and her deceased partner John Lennon’s collaborative artwork tasks aimed at advertising peace.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAYSankofa: African Routes, Canadian Roots, an exhibition that explores the relationships between conventional and modern day African art and Black Canadian modern artwork, runs until March 27, 2022 at the MOA.

FRIDAY AND SUNDAY: screenings at the Vancity Theatre of director Pabl
o Larraín’s 2021 biopic Spencer, starring Kristen Stewart at Princess Diana.

Chilliwack plays New Westminster’s Massey Theatre on Saturday.

SATURDAY: B.C. rockers Chilliwack, showcasing singer-guitarist Invoice Henderson, engage in New Westminster’s Massey Theatre.

SATURDAY: Kraken Comedy’s Showcase Showdown at Lanalou‘s features 8 area comedians competing for prizes, dollars, and bragging legal rights.

SATURDAY: Broadcasts from Listed here is an exhibition by multidisciplinary artists Lex Brown and Geo Wyeth operating right until April 16 at the Western Front.

SATURDAY: live large-display broadcast at the Rio Theatre of the UFC heavyweight championship bout concerning latest champion Francis Ngannou and interim champion Ciryl Gane.

The Snowed In Comedy Tour lands at the Vancouver Playhouse on Saturday.

SATURDAY: the Snowed in Comedy Tour options standup by Debra DiGiovanni, Dan Quinn, Pete Zedlacher, and Paul Myrehaug at the Vancouver Playhouse.

SUNDAY: screening at the Cinematheque of Ratcatcher, Lynne Ramsay’s lyrical portrait of escalating up bad and haunting meditation on trauma.