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7 things to do in Vancouver today: Thursday, February 15

Daniel Chai Feb 14, 2018 9:46 pm 750

One day closer to the weekend! Get there with our rundown of seven things to do today, Thursday, February 15. Chutzpah!, Salt-Water Moon, and more.

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

Classical Coffee Concert: At the Movies

  • What: Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann, aka the Bergmann Piano Duo, are famous for their razzle-dazzle playing and eclectic music choices. They will perform music from the big screen, including Oscar-nominated songs by Jerome Moross (The Big Country) and Ennio Morricone (The Mission). This will be topped up with George Gershwin’s jazz-influenced symphonic poem American in Paris and a selection of Leonard Bernstein’s songs from 1961’s West Side Story.
  • When: Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Time: 11 am
  • Where: Studio Theatre at Surrey Arts Centre – 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
  • Tickets: Online, $25-$32

Salt-Water Moon

  • What: A bold, lyrical interpretation of David French’s classic Canadian play. A Factory Theatre production touring with Why Not Theatre, directed by Ravi Jain.
  • When: Thursday, February 15 to Saturday, February 24, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Gateway Theatre – 6500 Gilbert Road, Richmond
  • Tickets: Online, $35-$55

Guided Tour at Lulu Island Winery

  • What: Learn the process of winemaking from harvesting to crushing to bottling.  Complete the tour with wine tasting, including famous Canadian ice wine, with soft cheese and fruits to pair with. Lastly, bring home a little gift to share with friends and family.
  • When: Thursday, February 15 to Wednesday, February 28, 2018
  • Time: 11 am to 2 pm
  • Where: Lulu Island Winery – 16880 Westminster Highway, Richmond
  • Admission: Free with advanced booking. RSVP by calling 604-232-9839

Steveston Folk Guild Presents Jana Seale

  • What: West Coast acoustic guitarist and vocalist Jana Seale has mesmerized audiences from all over the world with her unique and gentle style. Jana reinterprets folk, country and singer/songwriter favourites covering decades from the ’60s to modern times.
  • When: Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Where: Britannia Shipyards – Chinese Bunkhouse – 5180 Westwater Drive, Richmond
  • Tickets: $10

The Sheepdogs

  • What: Proud purveyors of guitar-driven modern-day retro rock, triple Juno Award-winning The Sheepdogs stop in Vancouver in support of their latest album, Changing Colours.
  • When: 
  • Time: 9 pm
  • Where: The Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $38.75 + s/c


  • What: Chutzpah! The Lisa Nemetz International Jewish Performing Arts Festival is the Lower Mainland’s winter music, dance, comedy and theatre festival presenting international, national and local artists.
  • When: Thursday, February 15 to Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: Various locations
  • Tickets: Available online

Fool For Love

  • What: Paying homage to award-winning playwright Sam Shepard, who passed last summer, an “ad hoc” collective of artists get together in the retelling of a classic. The prolific playwright is known for his bleak, poetic settings on the outskirts of American society, and Fool About Love is no different. About two transient lovers in a seedy motel out in the Mojave desert, ABB Collective brings Shepard forward for a new generation.
  • When: Now to February 24, 2018
  • Time: Various times
  • Where: The Shop Theatre – 3030 East Broadway, Vancouver
  • Tickets: At TheatreWire; $25
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Daniel Chai
Daniel is a writer and comedian based in Vancouver, BC.

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