What: Local pro-wrestling enthusiast and stand-up comedian Kevin Banner is recording his first comedy album soon – and he’s coming to Hot Art Wet City to run through the material with other local dynamos Kyle Bottom and Sophie Buddle.
Where: Hot Art Wet City – 2206 Main Street, Vancouver
When: Friday, June 17, doors 830 pm, show at 9 pm
Tickets: From Eventbrite, priced $7 in advance, $10 on the door
What: An evening of live ukelele music, including performances by Vancouver’s First Lady and Duke of Uke, Ruby & Smith, along with Ruby’s Ukulele Orchestra, and international performer and founder of the Vancouver Ukulele Circle, Ralph Shaw.
Where: Rio Theatre – 1660 E Broadway, Vancouver
When: Friday, June 17, doors open at 6 pm, show starts at 7 pm
Tickets: From Rio Theatre, priced $30; this is a fundraising event for the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
What: Atomic Vaudeville cabaret group applies their wit and genius to the Vancouver housing crisis, the quintessential battle between Millennials and Baby Boomers, and the founding of a summer camp to escape an adulthood they can’t afford.
Where: Fortune Sound Club – 147 East Pender Street, Vancouver
When: Friday, June 17, doors 7:30 pm, show at 8 pm
Tickets: On Eventbrite, priced $17 plus fees in advance, $20 on the door
What: Somewhere in the back of your closet gathering dust and turning yellow with age is comedic gold…Listen to some of the most memorable readers – and a handful of newbies – reap that gold from the old journals, poems, and essays they wrote as teens.
What: Adult night gets sleuthy! Catch an OMNIMAX film then explore Scien World’s galleries, including the feature exhibition, Top Secret: License to Spy, with no kids to bog down your mystery solving. Can you crack the case?
Where: Science World – 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver
When: Friday, June 17, from 7 to 10 pm
Tickets: From Science World, priced $29, OMNIMAX film is extra $6
DH Vancouver Staff
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