What: Canada’s favourite son of comedy, Russell Peters comes to the Hard Rock Casino tomorrow through Friday. You’ve heard his bits repeated by your coworkers and family members a hundred million times, now hear them live!
Where: Hard Rock Casino –2080 United Boulevard, Vancouver
What: Nobody goes the ballet anymore! At least that’s what my grandmother drunkenly yelled at us at dinner the other week. Do your grandmother proud with a visit to one of the most legitimately beautiful art forms humanity has ever conceived of.
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 649 Cambie Street, Vancouver
What: This festival explores the influences of England’s legendary playwright and poet on the films of the Indian Subcontinent. Tonight’s showing is Shakespeare Wallah, a film about an Indian Shakespeare troupe plying their dwindling trade before the rise of Bollywood.
Where: SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
What: Canada’s longest running Jewish Film Festival begins tonight, with a showing of Yidlife Crisis, in which comedians Chaimie and Leizer discuss love, life, and food in this entirety Yiddish movie.
Where: Cineplex Fifth Avenue Cinemas – 2110 Burrard Street, Vancouver
When: Thursday, November 5; 7 p.m.
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