7 things to do in Vancouver today: Tuesday, January 21

Jan 20 2020, 3:30 pm

Live theatre, dining experiences, and more! Here are seven great events to enjoy in Vancouver today, Tuesday, January 21.

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

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival 2020

The Fever – PuSh Festival (Waleed Shah)

What: PuSh International Performing Arts Festival, Vancouver’s mid-winter festival, returns for its 16th year of groundbreaking work in the live performing arts from January 21 until February 9. PuSh 2020 includes 27 works from 24 companies from nine countries, including six world premieres. Festival-goers will also want to check out Club PuSh, the festival’s showcase of experimental and edgy acts.

When: January 21 until February 9, 2020
Time: Various times
Where: Various venues
Tickets and Passes: Online

Jazz Jam

What: ​Cory Weeds hosts the Jazz Jam at Shadbolt Centre, with local jazz musicians performing an improvised evening of music. Attendees of all ages and abilities are welcome to bring their own instrument to jam.

When: January 21, 2020
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Shadbolt Centre for the Arts – 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
Admission: Free

Little Volcano Veda Hille

What: Pianist and songwriter Veda Hille fuses storytelling and music into an immensely personal performance. Little Volcano draws from works by Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as Hille’s own works, to give the audience a peek into the life of the artist.

When: January 21 until January 23, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Orpheum Annex — 823 Seymour Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

So Here I Am

What: VOYZX Fine Art Project presents So Here I Am, a retrospective exhibition of contemporary surrealism with over 40 artworks by Vladimir Kolosov.

When: 
Time: 11 am to 5 pm
Where: Chinese Cultural Centre Museum and Archive — 555 Columbia Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Midge Ure

What: Scottish singer-songwriter and Live Aid co-founder Midge Ure brings the Songs, Questions, and Answers Tour to Vancouver with guests The Glen and Joe Show (of Images In Vogue).

When: January 21, 2020
Time: Doors 7:30 pm
Where: Rickshaw Theatre — 254 E. Hastings Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Online

Get Crafty – Kitsilano

What: Learn how to make artisan pizza with hosts from Rocky Mountain Flatbread. Each course will be paired with craft beers from Persephone Brewing Company.

When: January 21, 2020
Time: First seating begins at 5:30 pm. Each seating is 90 minutes, starting on the hour and half hour until 7:30 pm
Where: Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co. – Kitsilano — 1876 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver
Admission: Free

Tuesday Tunes at Chickpea

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What: Enjoy an evening of live music at Chickpea with two local artists each show.

When: January 21, February 4 and 18, 2020
Time: 8:30 to 10 pm
Where: Chickpea Restaurant — 4298 Main Street, Vancouver
Admission: Free