Mai Đào: A Glimpse into Vietnamese Culture
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Mai Đào: A Glimpse into Vietnamese Culture

“Don’t know anything about Vietnam besides Phở? The Southeast Asian Cultural Heritage Society (SEACHS) is presenting its next event: at “Mai Đào: A Glimpse into Vietnamese Culture”, you will have the opportunity to broaden your knowledge of Vietnam through a delightful evening full of dance, music and theatre. Not only will this event present our … Continue reading

Working together for a vibrant Chinatown
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Working together for a vibrant Chinatown

Working together for a vibrant Chinatown Chinatown has served as a symbol of how Chinese-Canadians overcame hardships and discrimination, and in the process, helped make Canada a more just society. Today, it’s an important part of Vancouver’s cultural identity. 同心協力共建興旺唐人街 唐人街自從成立以來﹐一直是華裔加拿大人在克服困境和對抗歧視的過程中協助加國成為一個更公平社會的標記。時至今日﹐唐人街在溫哥華市的文化身份方面已佔了一個舉足輕重的位置。 Chinatown Transformation Team The Chinatown Transformation Team (CTT) is a dedicated staff team formed in … Continue reading

Karin Lee: QueerSUM 心
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Karin Lee: QueerSUM 心

Karin Lee: QueerSUM 心 Opening Reception, May 12th,  2 – 4pm Artist talk, May 17th @ 7pm Exhibition runs May 12 – August 18 Curated by Paul Wong and SD Holman Presentation Partner: On Main Gallery Queer-sum a “Chinglish” translation and play on the words Queer Love, alludes to queer attraction that people experience, even … Continue reading

Triple Bill of Gamelan at the Roundhouse
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Triple Bill of Gamelan at the Roundhouse

“GAMELAN ALLIGATOR JOY PRESENTS” TRIPLE-BILL OF GAMELAN AT THE ROUNDHOUSE FESTIVAL Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Center When: Thursday April 26, 7 pm Tickets: $15/$10 students & seniors/$5 children under 12, available at the door (cash only) or in advance from Eventbrite More info/photos/video: Tony Reif, treif@songlines.com, 604 737-1632 Or Michael O’Neill, michealo@telus.net, 604 253-0542 … Continue reading

Pandit Rajan & Sajan Mishra in Concert
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Pandit Rajan & Sajan Mishra in Concert

Pandit Rajan & Sajan Mishra in Concert PRESENTED BY INDIAN CLASSICAL MUSIC SOCIETY OF VANCOUVER Pandit Rajan & Sajan Mishra are two of the topmost Indian classical vocalists in the world, hailing from a family of great maestros from one of the oldest cities in the world, Benares, which has been declared as a UNESCO … Continue reading

Orchid Ensemble
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Orchid Ensemble

Orchid Ensemble Lan Tung | Erhu Dailin Hsieh | Zheng Jonathan Bernard | Percussion Plus A world premiere of a new work by Rodney Sharman The Vancouver Bach Choir joins the Orchid Ensemble for an intensive residency culminating in a performance at the beautiful St. Andrew’s-Wesley United Church. The Orchid Ensemble blends ancient musical instruments … Continue reading

Tracing Malong/Guhit ng Ating Malong
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Tracing Malong/Guhit ng Ating Malong

Co.ERASGA in association with MIGRANTE BC present Guhit ng Ating Malong “ Tracing Malong” Choreography by Alvin Erasga Tolentino An afternoon of community sharing & arts dialogue in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Sun May 6 3pm to 5pm doors open 2:30pm Glad Tidings Church 3456 Fraser Street, Vancouver Tickets $25 or $30 at the … Continue reading

Gamelan at the Roundhouse
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Gamelan at the Roundhouse

  Gamelan Gita Asmara/Gamelan Alligator Joy Thu Apr 26 – Fri Apr 27 7-10pm Roundhouse Performance Centre TICKETS $15 General | $10 Students/Seniors | $5 Children (Apr 27 only) | Online sales at http://www.gamelanattheroundhouse.ca INFO http://www.gamelanmadusari.com | http://www.facebook.com/gamelangitaasmara Performances Apr 26: Gamelan Alligator Joy, Gamelan Si Pawit, and Beledrone present intercultural works by Lou Harrison, … Continue reading