Vancouver butoh dancers Barbara Bourget and Jay Hirabayashi to be inducted into Canadian dance corridor of popularity

The Georgia Straight gained the next bulletin from Dance Collection Dance. It is reprinted under. The 2022 Dance Collection Danse Hall of Fame, introduced by way of Dance Collection Danse, is proud to announce the 2022 Inductees of notable individuals to bounce from around the nation. Now in its fourth yr, the DCD Hall of … Read more

Tim Louis: Dark clouds at the political panorama

There are very darkish clouds looming at the Canadian political panorama. On September 9, 2022, the club of the Conservative Party of Canada The Pierre Poilievre by means of a landslide to be their new chief. Pierre Poilievre is Stephen Harper on steroids. He has the entire pseudo-populism characteristics of donald trump however with out … Read more

New York legal professional common Letitia James recordsdata go well with towards Donald Trump, alleging fashionable fraud

New York legal professional common Letitia James says nobody is above the regulation—now not even Donald Trump. She made this remark at a information convention pronouncing a civil go well with towards the previous US president, the Trump Organization, and the corporate’s senior control in reference to years of alleged monetary fraud. In the 214-page … Read more

Tim Louis: Another dire local weather caution

Over the previous yr—starting with my March 11 weblog A Dire Warning—I’ve written a lot of instances about our Earth’s local weather disaster, and specifically very actual chance that we will have handed the purpose of no go back. I’ve defined that after unfavourable carbon feedback loops are put into play, they then feed on … Read more

Death of Queen Elizabeth suggests ex-Pistol Johnny Rotten continues to be as shockingly misunderstood as he is ever been

If the dying of Queen Elizabeth has reminded punks all over the world of the rest, it is that John Lydon stays one of the crucial all-time most enticing, and maximum fascinatingly misunderstood, characters within the lengthy historical past of rock ‘n’ roll. Over the previous week, the previous Johnny Rotten has stunned a couple … Read more

Harry Manx came upon his love of song at the quilt of the primary Johnny Winter album

When the Georgia Straight calls up Harry Manx for an interview, we don’t have any concept the place he is situated. The space code (250) means that it is someplace in BC, however that is about it. Turns out he is been dwelling on Salt Spring Island for the closing two decades or so. And … Read more

ParentsVoice BC targets to elect college board applicants in 10 BC districts

Two political activists with previous ties to the federal Conservatives are selling a slate of college board applicants in different BC communities. ParentsVoice BC claims on its site that the majority college districts “are run by trustees who are there for the employees, government bureaucrats and special interest groups:”. “Parents are the true political party … Read more

Four Fires Festival will convey again Indigenous canoe racing to False Creek

This weekend, Indigenous paddlers from up and down the BC coast and Washington state will compete in a unfastened match with reside song. The Four Fires Festival takes position on Saturday (September 10) and Sunday (September 11) at Concord Community Park (50 Pacific Boulevard in Vancouver). There can be about 25 races every day. “It’s … Read more

The Vancouver International Film Festival will formally open with Métis filmmaker Marie Clements’ Bones of Crows

The Vancouver International Film Festival has introduced the lineup for its forty first version, which runs from September 29 to October 9 at more than a few Vancouver venues. The pageant will characteristic kind of 130 characteristic movies and 100 shorts, and can formally open with Bones of Crows through Metis filmmaker Marie Clementsa few … Read more

Coquitlam RCMP problems enchantment for the general public’s assist find two sufferers at huge from Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

Police are in search of two Forensic Psychiatric Hospital sufferers who would possibly behave in ways in which provide a possibility to themselves or the general public. Coquitlam RCMP say that Michael Gardner, 39, and Eric Sabbadin, 21, have been each reported as being “overdue” on returning the establishment at the night of September 4. … Read more

Jeff Shantz: Beanbags do kill, in spite of what police are pronouncing following the loss of life of Chris Amyotte within the DTES

By Jeff Shantz On August 22, Vancouver Police Department (VPD) officials shot Chris Amyotte a couple of occasions with beanbag rounds. He died on Hastings Street as police took him into custody. Mr. Amyotte, an Ojibwa guy of the Ditibineya-ziibiing (Rolling River) First Nation, was once in disaster after being endure sprayed and was once … Read more

Kitsilano’s Naam Restaurant up on the market, with checklist calling the development a “future redevelopment property”

One of probably the most iconic eating place in Vancouver is up on the market, with the development housing the Naam Restaurant on West 4th Avenue indexed for just below $8 million greenbacks. The eating place’s location, at 2724 West 4th Avenue is being billed as a “future redevelopment property on realtor.ca, The building has … Read more

Cirque Alphonse brings Animal to the Vancouver Playhouse

The Cultch and Vancouver International Children’s Festival have introduced that they’re bringing a brand new circus display to the Vancouver Playhouse from September 20 to 24. Animalcarried out through Québec’s Cirque Alfonse, is a multidisciplinary display, appropriate for every age, that brings in combination circus, theater, tune, and dance. It is directed through Alain Francoeur … Read more

Jägermeister launches fund with Tresor to reinforce concepts on bettering nightlife

Alcohol emblem Jägermeister is partnering with Berlin’s iconic Tresor nightclub for a brand new marketing campaign referred to as #SAVETHENIGHT, Jägermeister has pledged as much as €50,000 to fund as much as 5 concepts, which might be carried out subsequent 12 months after being reviewed and decided on through a panel of trade mavens together … Read more

Passengers face lengthy lineups at Vancouver International Airport

This isn’t the most efficient of days for air vacationers hoping to go away Vancouver. That’s for the reason that Canadian Air Transport Security Authority’s reduced in size security-screening supplier has a scarcity of team of workers. According to the Vancouver International Airport Authority Twitter feed, which means that passengers are “seeing longer than normal … Read more

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