What: The B.C. Schizophrenia Society is marking Schizophrenia Awareness Day with a free film festival screening Dan & Margot and NCR: Not Criminally Responsible, two Canadian films examining the challenges faced by people suffering with mental illness.
Where: The Cinematheque – 200-1131 Howe Street, Vancouver
What: Grab your shield and join comics and comedy fans alike for this superpowered Improv X show by the award-winning Fictionals. Inspired by Captain America: Civil War, this show uses the tropes of comics to create new superheroes – and defeat the villains – all for laughs.
Where: Cafe Deux Soleils – 2096 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
When: Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m.
Tickets: Available at the door only for $7 full price or $5 for students
What: It crawls… It creeps… It eats you alive! And now The Blob is taking over Vancouver Aquarium for three lectures about the classic science fiction horror film and the mysterious blob of warm water floating off our coast.
Where: Vancouver Aquarium – 845 Avison Way, Vancouver