It’s always a delight to see Ann-Marie MacDonald, and we’re thrilled to welcome her back to Victoria. Her new novel, Adult Onset, is a powerful drama about motherhood and family life. A writer with a young family must confront her past when the symptoms of a mysterious childhood illness recur as she tries to juggle her personal and creative responsibilities. Ann-Marie is a wonderful speaker – don’t miss this one!
Our VCM Jubilee Tribute Concert features violinist Nikki Chooi, pianist Miranda Wong Wilkins, and soprano Sarah Vardy, all VCM alumni. Get Tickets for Nov 1st
This year’s concert will feature headlining act We Are The City – Vancouver-based winners of the Peak Performance Project who’s 2013 album Violent has won widespread critical acclaim. Also performing will be Victoria alt-rock outfit San Felix and Victoria-Vancouver collaboration Morning Show.
Many of America’s leading early music specialists, under the direction of lutenist Stephen Stubbs, join forces for a performance of selections from Book Seven and Eight of Monteverdi’s Madrigals. Vocal soloists include Catherine Webster and Aaron Sheehan.
Poetry and Music of the 1st World War: Voices of Remembrance will feature poems by Sassoon, Owen, Gurney, Rosenberg and others.
Join Pacific Wild’s Ian McAllister for a multi-media event celebrating the launch of his new book, Great Bear Wild. “Through breathtaking photographs and moving prose, McAllister’s Great Bear Wild presents a compelling case for the urgent need to protect, in perpetuity, one of the most magnificent ecosystems on the planet—the increasingly threatened Great Bear Rainforest.” -DR. JANE GOODALL, UN Messenger of Peace
Today, the band is thrilled to announce a western Canadian tour that will kick off in Winnipeg, MB on November 7. The two-week long tour, which includes two shows in both Vancouver and Edmonton, will feature support from Vancouver-based indie rock band Said The Whale and Vancouver garage-rock duo The Pack A.D.