Archive for the ‘Festivals and Events’ Category

Access Day Live Video Stream at 5 p.m. Today!

On May 21, CiTR adds to the experience of radio.  From 12-6 p.m. join us for CiTR’s very first Access Day and our very first live video stream which takes place during the last hour of this special broadcast.  Watch CiTR at 5-6 p.m. right from our website courtesy of the Extraenvironmentalist, a weekly radio program […]

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DOXA Festival Screening: “Theory Of Obscurity” Monday May 4th @ Cinematheque

We at CiTR love what DOXA Documentary Film Festival is all about, and this year’s line-up of documentaries is no different – it’s shaping up to be a highly anticipated event for film aficionados. Western Canada’s largest documentary film festival, DOXA will open this week starting Thursday April 30 until Sunday May 10. Presented by […]

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May 6th @ Fox Cabaret: East India Youth

London-based synth artist, East India Youth (William Doyle), will be performing at The Fox Cabaret on May 6th Wednesday night. A self-described song architect, Fact Mag hit the mark when during its review of East India Youth’s sophomore record, Culture of Volume, it described the music to be informed by the “unfounded seriousness with which […]

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Seoul & Ballet School @ The Media Club Tuesday May 5th

Wrapping up their North American Tour with Berlin expats Ballet School, Seoul will be performing their lush dream pop music at The Media Club next Tuesday on May 5th before finishing a string of busy dates that also included touring with AlunaGeorge in the States. Presented by MRG Concerts West, hillydilly and CiTR, this will be […]

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April 22 – May 3: Verses Festival of Words

Bookworms! Verses Festival of Words is nigh. Running from April 22 – May 3, the fifth annual literary festival will be taking place along Commercial Drive – the primo cultural district for Vancouver’s spoken word community. As one of the programs offered by non-profit Vancouver Poetry House, this year’s schedule boasts the Canadian Individual Slam […]

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PROUD @ Firehall Arts Centre From April 7th to 25th

Firehall Arts Centre will host the fourth production of Michael Healey’s comic political satire, Proud this Sunday on April 5th. The last installment by the award-winning playwright in his Canadian works trilogy, it’ll pique your interest if you’ve ever wondered if Canadian politics is sexy. With a prime minister styled after Stephen Harper, and a […]

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Reel 2 Real Film Festival @ Vancity Theatre and Roundhouse Community Centre from April 10 – 17

The annual Reel 2 Real Film Festival is back with a whole new lineup of movies for our youth to analyze, explore, and share screen media. With a Digital Literacy Panel, Behind the Scenes Expo, and the Youth Filmmakers Showcase, there will be enough entertainment for everyone of all ages. This will be Reel 2 […]

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TIMBRE CONCERTS PRESENTS: VIET CONG W/ FREAK HEAT WAVES – Live @ The Biltmore Sat. March 28

Calgary’s post-punk rock band, Viet Cong, broke out with their debut record, Viet Cong. Earning the influential approval from Pitchfork via their Best New Music stamp earlier this year (8.5 rating, guys), Viet Cong is selling out shows such as the one being put on by Timbre Concerts this Saturday at The Biltmore Cabaret. Recently […]

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UBC REC’S STORM THE WALL – March 22nd to 26th

UBC REC‘s annual “Storm the Wall” is taking place this week! If you would like to lend your support your favourite teams such as the “Flossoraptors” or ” George Stormthewallpoulus”, then cheer them on right outside our good old SUB. On Thursday, there will even be food carts and a beer garden to cap off […]

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Silent Auction SuPrizes: TANTALIZING TICKETS AND PASSIONATE PASSES| FUNDRIVE FINALE at Pat’s Pub | March 6th

The Fundrive Finale is happening tomorrow night at Pat’s Pub! This year’s Silent Auction has loads of tickets for amazing local concerts, festivals, and cultural events. For concerts and music festivals, we’ve got Blueprint providing a pair of 5-day passes to Seasons Music Festival! In addition, the Vancouver Folk Music Festival is providing a pair […]

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