What: Proving you don’t need an elaborate stage or costumes to tell a story, this show from Montreal-based circus company Les 7 Doigts playfully combines high-flying aerobatics with live cooking demonstrations.
Where: Vancouver Playhouse — 600 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
When: Wednesday,January 25 to Friday, January 27 at 8 pm, then Saturday, January 28 at 2 pm and 8 pm, and Sunday, January 29 at 2 pm
What: The increasing popularity of podcasts like Serial is driving an explosion in spoken word content. This panel discussion with some of Canada’s top audio storytellers will discuss what makes a good audio story great, and more.
Where: InFocus Film School – 306 Abbott Street, Vancouver
What: American hip hop recording artist, entrepreneur, and social activist, Talib Kweli has collaborated with the likes of Kanye West, Just Blaze, and Pharrell Williams, and he’ll be bringing his The Seven Tour in Vancouver this week.
Where: Venue Nightclub – 881 Granville Street, Vancouver