Classical music review: La Bohème goes big

Vancouver Opera’s latest staging of Puccini’s La Bohème — the 12th in the company’s history — is a handsome production of a perennial favourite. It’s also a sequel of sorts to last season’s lavish Turnadot by the direction/design team of Renaud Doucet and Andre Barbé, who have updated the story of love in the garrets […]

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Billionaire Pattison, funnymen Rogen and Goldberg receive walk of fame stars in Vancouver

One of Canada’s richest men along with two of its funniest will be honoured Friday afternoon during a Canada’s Walk of Fame presentation at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Evan Goldberg, left, and Seth Rogen are walk of famers. Businessman Jimmy Pattison and Hollywood comedy hitmakers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg were officially inducted into Canada’s […]

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