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Author Archives: Katrina Ketchum

Inside/Out: Patrick Keating’s riveting prison memoir is set for the PuSh Festival

Patrick Keating would like to tell you his story much like any friend would over coffee—relaxed, kicked back, and utterly honest. No stranger to Canada’s justice system, Patrick’s story of challenges, compassion, growth, and judgment is brought to life on stage, through his upcoming performance, Inside/Out, at the Push Festival here, in Vancouver. A sincere account of incarceration, justice, community, ... Read More »

Director’s Notes: Vancouver Opera’s L’Elisir d’amore (The Elixir of Love) harkens back to the small towns of our past

Vancouver Opera’s L’Elisir d’amore (The Elixir of Love) harkens back to the small towns of our past. Written by Brenna Corner. There is something remarkable about a classic story re-told in an updated period. The specifics may be different but the inherent themes and our understanding of the characters stays constant. This is what I feel like every time I ... Read More »

VSO New Music Festival 2018

New year. New Music. Seems natural, right? And the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra has a multi-concert festival to celebrate both the new and kick-off the new year. This new music festival is one of the great legacy achievements of conductor Bramwell Tovey. The concept of a wintertime festival was tested in Tovey’s previous gig with the Winnipeg Symphony and has now ... Read More »

Win tickets to The Good Lovelies

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THE GOOD LOVELIES at Evergreen Cultural Centre or Surrey Civic Theatres Winners of the 2010 Juno Award for Roots Album of the Year and 4-time winners at the Canadian Folk Music Awards, the Good Lovelies have been busy making waves worldwide. At the forefront of their new music you’ll find their trademark three-part harmonies ... Read More »

An explosion of colour, culture and controversy: Q+A with Hot Brown Honey’s Queen Bee, Busty Beatz

Busty Beatz, the Queen Bee, chats with us about the tour de force, Hot Brown Honey. “Hot Brown Honey turns up the heat, delivering lashings of sass and a hot pinch of empowerment in the smash-hit that took the Edinburgh Fringe by storm.” For those who are perhaps unfamiliar with Hot Brown Honey, can you share a bit about the show? ... Read More »