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WIN A FAMILY PACK OF TICKETS TO EAST VAN PANTO: SNOW WHITE & THE SEVEN DWARVES  at The Cultch Celebrating its fifth year, the East Van Panto is back with an outrageous take on Snow White. In this East Van tale, our hero flees the Queen of North Vancouver across the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge and lands straight into the madness ... Read More »

The Playwright — Marcus Youssef

THE PLAYWRIGHT: MARCUS YOUSSEF “At the centre of all my plays is a question about difference.” Montreal-born Marcus Youssef wears multiple hats: playwright, actor, artistic director, educator, and political activist. He’s a frequent performer in the plays he authors, many co-produced by Neworld Theatre, which he’s run since 2005. Given his belief that “The minute politics are absent, you aren’t living ... Read More »

1 Hour Photo: A story about chemistry, transformation and eternity

History has a unique way of engraining itself in the present, projecting into the future, and repeating itself. Sometimes, we find trinkets from history in the most unsuspecting of places, leading to a discovery of new insights and stories. This is the spark that led Tetsuro Shigematsu to write his upcoming play, 1 Hour Photo. A popular name in Vancouver’s ... Read More »

2017 Jessie Award Winners

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Producer Christie Watson talks about The Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards

Producer at Holding Space Productions, Christie Watson, spoke with Artslandia recently about pulling together The Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards. Christie answers a few lightening speed questions about last year’s event in anticipation for the 35th Jessie Awards on June 26. What’s the best part about producing the Jessies? Christie Watson: I love having the opportunity to create community and host a celebration. Best ... Read More »