What: Join Hot Jazz Jam Tuesday for a night of live, hot jazz and fun dancing, care of the Milk Crate Bandits, Jack Ray’s newly formed trad jazz band, usually seen performing around town on milk crates. It’ll make you dance, smile and party.
Where: The Backstage Lounge – 1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver
When: Tuesday, August 16, doors at 8:30 pm, show at 9:30 pm
What: A free, two-hour workshop designed to start from the basics at a slower pace, including ujjayi breath, sun salutations, various standing, seated postures with an introduction to back bend, shoulder stand and headstand prep.
Where: lululemon Guest Education Centre – 1380 Burrard Street Yoga Studio, Vancouver
What: A special evening with Montreal-based, Kanien’keha:ka artist Skawennati to discuss her ‘machinima’ workshops that use new technologies, VR environments and video games to empower Indigenous youth to tell stories in a new way.
Where: Contemporary Art Gallery – 555 Nelson Street, Vancouver
What: Push It is a full body work out, for women only, that incorporates various equipment free pushing movements. This class will offer lots of great ideas for workouts to do outdoors, at home or travelling.
Where: Public Myth Kitsilano – 2005 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver
What: A journey through creativity in fundamental physics, art and music, via
the work of a theoretical physicist seeking mathematical magic, S. James (Jim) Gates Jr., who serves on President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Where: Science World – 1455 Quebec St, Vancouver
When: Tuesday, August 16, doors open at 6:15 pm, lecture starts at 7:15 pm