Metro Vancouver events on February 16, 2019

February 16, 2019

Sat

Celebrate Family Day at Vancouver Aquarium

Enjoy Family Day fun, fins and feathers at the Vancouver Aquarium

Vancouver | Vancouver Aquarium | 10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Family

Contemporary Art Gallery presents Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed: An Alphabetical Accumulation of Approximate Observations. Window spaces

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

B.C. Binning Gallery: Anne Low - Chair for a woman

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces Chair for a woman is Anne Low’s first solo exhibition in a Canadian public gallery

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Clown Gym - Work it OUT

This Is For Conditioning! Work Your Clown Muscles! Get Your Weekly Work Out Play Out Here With Us

Vancouver | Dusty Flower Shop | 12:00 am to 3:00 pm | Comedy

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival: The Comedy Pitch Showcase presented by American High

The Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival and American High have invited emerging filmmakers to pitch their comedy film ideas to executives from production company, American High!

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 12:00 am to 1:30 pm | Film

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in Canada by Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist, writer and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Alvin Balkind Gallery: Aslan Gaisumov - If No One Asks

The Contemporary Art Gallery announces the first solo presentation of Aslan Gaisumov’s work in North America

Vancouver | Contemporary Art Gallery | 12:00 am to 6:00 pm | Exhibition | Free

Annie - An Align Entertainment Inc. Production

Align Entertainment presents the family favourite Annie: The Musical. Annie is based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, and it has become a worldwide phenomenon

Burnaby | Michael J Fox Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Musical

The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

The Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival. Just One More Take: A Comedy Directors Panel

Lights, Camera, COMEDY! Join us for an all-encompassing chat with three of your favorite comedy film directors, as they shed light on how they put their hilarious, original, and sometimes crazy ideas into motion

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm | Film

The Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm | Theatre

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole By David Lindsay-Abaire

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58: Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

The Firehall Arts Centre production of: Circle Game

Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today

West Vancouver | Kay Meek Centre for the Performing Arts | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Theatre

Vancouver's Just For Laughs Film Festival. Hollywood North: Financing Your Future Comedy Film

Vancouver, also referred to as Hollywood North, is a breeding ground for talented filmmakers. The focus of this panel will be the various avenues for financing your future comedy

Vancouver | Vancity Theatre | 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm | Film

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Whitney Cummings

Whitney Cummings is a comedian, writer, and actress who has performed in stand-up specials for both HBO and Comedy Central

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Comedy

Lil Mosey

Lyrical Lemonade presents kamikaze rapper Lil Mosey as he plays with guests

Vancouver | Venue Nightclub | 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

second Girl Gotta Eat Podcast show

Girls Gotta Eat Podcast is coming in hot for a live show where Ashley, Rayna, and special guests will answer all those burning questions about sex, dating, and relationships in a one-of-a-kind, interactive experience

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Music

Vancouver Warriors vs. Saskatchewan Rush

The Vancouver Warriors are a professional box lacrosse team in the National Lacrosse League

Vancouver | Rogers Arena | 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Sports

Richmond Community Orchestra & Chorus Association Concert: Rising Stars 2019

The Richmond Orchestra is proud to present its 10th annual Rising Stars concert featuring the winners of the Richmond Music Festival

Richmond | Fraserview MB Church | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Music

Vancouver Opera: La Bohème

Vancouver Opera presents: This new production of La Bohème is – literally – an enormous vintage picture postcard of Paris

Vancouver | Queen Elizabeth Theatre | 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Opera

Surrey Little Theatre: Night Watch

A woman sees a dead body in the window of the abandoned building across the way from her home. Her husband tries to comfort her but believes she is still affected by an earlier tragedy

Surrey | Surrey Little Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Studio 58 presents Cabaret

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside

Vancouver | Studio 58 | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

An Align Entertainment Inc. Production: Annie

Align Entertainment presents the family favourite Annie: The Musical. Annie is based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, and it has become a worldwide phenomenon

Burnaby | Michael J Fox Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Musical

North Vancouver Community Players: Drinking Alone By Norm Foster

In this romantic comedy set in the midst of a dysfunctional family reunion, Joe Todd hires Rene Duchene to pose as his fiancée for an evening so that he can impress his father, Ivan

North Vancouver | Hendry Hall | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Masterpiece: Famous Choruses of Great Composers

This concert culminates our 39th annual National Conductors’ Symposium

Vancouver | Shaughnessy Heights United Church | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

JFL NorthWest in association with SiriusXM Canada presents: Ivan Decker

Ivan Decker, originally from Vancouver, now Los Angeles- based, is a writer, standup comic and actor, known for his sharp, polished, and multi-layered observational comedy

Vancouver | the Comedy MIX | 8:00 pm to 11:30 pm | Comedy

Maz Jobrani: The Still Touring Tour

In the Spring of 2016, Maz performed at the White House where he had the privilege of introducing Michelle Obama.

Vancouver | Chan Centre for the Performing Arts | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Vagabond Players: Rabbit Hole

Becca and Howie Corbett have a picture perfect family life in the suburbs of New York until a random, tragic accident takes the life of their four-year old son

New Westminster | The Bernie Legge Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Shoplifters

Comic mishaps for society’s haves and have-nots

Vancouver | Granville Island Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Up and Coming

In this zany farce, potential Prime Ministerial candidate, Philip Conway is not having a good night. While at a political conference at a Brighton hotel, he is on the verge of a full-blown sex scandal!

Vancouver | Metro Theatre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Mark Takeshi McGregor + Liam Hockley

Flutist Mark Takeshi McGregor has been praised for his “mind blowing” performances of “huge physical energy” (Times Colonist)

Vancouver | Orpheum Annex | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Music

Thank You for Being A Friend

Miami’s four favourite Golden Girls -Dorothy, Sophia, Rose, and Blanche - reunite in puppet-form (with their character‑perfect actors/puppeteers) to deliver all the classic dialogue, razor-sharp gags, and taboo-breaking stories you'd expect from the 1990s

Surrey | Surrey Arts Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Show

Arts Club Theatre Company: The Matchmaker

Mix-ups and matchups in a classic farce. Experience the pandemonium of this classic—and the inspiration for Hello, Dolly!—that embraces the unexpected in a truly modern way

Vancouver | Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage | 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Theatre

Arts Club Theatre Company: True Crime

Created by Torquil Campbell and Chris Abraham, in collaboration with Julian Brown

Vancouver | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre | 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | Theatre

Fred Armisen: Comedy for Musicians but Everyone is Welcome

Fred Armisen is an actor, comedian, voice artist, screenwriter, producer, singer and musician best recognized as a cast member on NBC’s Saturday Night Live from 2002 through 2013, which won him a Peabody Award

Vancouver | The Vogue Theatre | 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Comedy

Sin City Valentine’s Fetish Ball

Join all your kinky friends for Sin City’s epic Fetish Valentine’s Ball, always one of our biggest parties of the year!

Vancouver | Imperial Vancouver | 9:00 pm to 2:00 am | Party

Bowie Celebration

2019 North America Winter Tour. The David Bowie Alumni Tour featuring Mike Garson

Vancouver | Commodore Ballroom | 9:30 pm to 11:55 pm | Music

DubVision

On Saturday, Feb 16th we welcome back the dynamic brother duo DubVision at the Harbour Event Centre

Vancouver | Harbour Event Centre | 10:00 pm to 3:00 am | Music

Bossy: Femme-Powered Hip Hop and R&B

Come get sweaty on the dance floor at Bossy, our Femme powered Hip Hop and R&B dance party

Vancouver | Fox Cabaret | 10:30 pm to 2:00 am | Party