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Taiwan’s Little Giant Chinese Chamber Orchestra collaborating with Vancouver musicians
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Taiwan’s Little Giant Chinese Chamber Orchestra collaborating with Vancouver musicians

Hosted by the Sound of Dragon Society, Taiwan’s Little Giant Chinese Chamber Orchestra (gCO) is returning to Vancouver to collaborate with local musicians and ensembles to give 3 concerts and 1 workshop, performing different programs every night, exploring different musical styles. Working simultaneously with Vancouver’s best in classical, contemporary, traditional, and avant-garde music, these well-trained … Continue reading

TOGETHER – Chinese & Korean Traditional Cultures Festival  同心同樂 – 中韓傳統文化展演
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TOGETHER – Chinese & Korean Traditional Cultures Festival 同心同樂 – 中韓傳統文化展演

Co-hosted by Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver, KO-CA Foundation for Cultural Exchange Association and the Korea Daily Date: May 30th, 2015 (Saturday) 3:00pm – 5:30pm  Location: David Lam Hall, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver, 50 East Pender Street, B.C. Canada V6A 3V6 Admission:FREE. RSVP required. Inquiries: 604.658.8850 2:30pm: Doors open 3:00 – 5:30pm: … Continue reading

Cedar and Bamboo Film Screening and Discussion at Chinese Cultural Centre
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Cedar and Bamboo Film Screening and Discussion at Chinese Cultural Centre

Cedar and Bamboo -Film Screening and Discussion 《雪松與竹子》-放映活動及討論會 Co-organized by Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver and U.B.C. Learning Exchange. Film screening and discussion with Elder Larry Grant. Thursday May 28, 2015  5-7pm UBC Learning Exchange, 612 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z1 Language: English Seating is limited. Please RSVP.  Inquiries: 604.408.5164 (English) Cedar and Bamboo is a succinct … Continue reading

Monkey King & Other Folktales at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
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Monkey King & Other Folktales at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Physical theatre artist Gerardo Avila and Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble (VCME) invite all to Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden on May 23, 2015 for an hour of interactive musical comedy, mime, magic, stories, and music suitable for the entire family. The Monkey King (Sun Wukong) is the main character in the Chinese classical novel … Continue reading

City of Vancouver invites submissions for 2015 Book Award
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City of Vancouver invites submissions for 2015 Book Award

Authors and publishers of books that contribute to the appreciation and understanding of Vancouver’s history, unique character or the achievements of its residents are invited to submit entries for the annual City of Vancouver Book Award. The winning book can be of any genre and will demonstrate excellence in content, illustration, design, and/or format. To … Continue reading

7th Canadian Community Play & Arts Symposium
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7th Canadian Community Play & Arts Symposium

TRACKS: 7th Canadian Community Play & Arts Symposium – Vancouver/Coast Salish Territory, May 10-12, 2015 – Enderby, BC/Secwepemul’ecw Territory, May 13-15 Take advantage of the Early Bird fee and Register today: http://www.trackssymposium.com/registration.html A six day national symposium that brings together community-engaged Indigenous and settler/immigrant artists who are collaborating to create art with, for and about … Continue reading

Judy Yung & Eddie Fung, Tuesday, May 5, at 7 p.m.
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Judy Yung & Eddie Fung, Tuesday, May 5, at 7 p.m.

Judy Yung, Professor Emerita of American Studies at the University of California, will discuss her book, Island: Poetry and History of Chinese Immigrants on Angel Island which includes a new historical introduction, poems from Ellis Island and Victoria, B.C., twenty oral histories, and dozens of new photographs. In his memoir, The Adventures of Eddie Fung, … Continue reading