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Abstract photography at New West's Plaskett Gallery

Abstract photography at New West's Plaskett Gallery

Art lovers have a chance to check out a new photography exhibition at Plaskett Gallery. The gallery at Massey Theatre is presenting Receding Realities, by Paul Gravett, for the month of October.
The Boom Booms are coming to New West's Massey Theatre

The Boom Booms are coming to New West's Massey Theatre

The theatre is launching its special physically distanced, limited-capacity concert series with four shows by the popular Vancouver band
New West Cultural Crawl returns for a COVID-19 edition

New West Cultural Crawl returns for a COVID-19 edition

Health and safety protocols will be in place and some pre-booking will be required as the annual self-guided celebration of the arts returns to the city Oct. 17 and 18
New West actor brings Shakespeare to virtual life

New West actor brings Shakespeare to virtual life

Theresa Cowley, an NWSS grad, was one of 12 young actors from across Canada who took part in Riotous Youth with Bard on the Beach this past summer
Mushtari Begum Festival returns to Massey Theatre stage

Mushtari Begum Festival returns to Massey Theatre stage

After COVID-19 brought live performance to a halt in March, it looked like this year's annual celebration of Indian classical music and dance would be cancelled. But its producers and the theatre found a way to make it happen.
New West, Burnaby venues going red for Light Up Live

New West, Burnaby venues going red for Light Up Live

Grassroots coast-to-coast movement will see venues and other buildings and landmarks lighting up in red to raise awareness of the live event industry and its struggles to stay afloat through COVID-19
Van Dop Gallery holds pop-up show at 100 Braid Street

Van Dop Gallery holds pop-up show at 100 Braid Street

Art lovers, rejoice. Van Dop Gallery is hosting a pop-up art show and sale this weekend at 100 Braid Street Studios – and everyone’s welcome to book a time to drop by.
Massey Theatre set to welcome New West audiences again

Massey Theatre set to welcome New West audiences again

Pandemonium: A Summer 2020 Residencies Showcase marks the first live show in the theatre in the COVID-19 era on Sunday, Aug. 30
B.C. Culture Days returns to New West this fall

B.C. Culture Days returns to New West this fall

The 11th annual celebration of arts and culture will run from Sept. 25 to Oct. 25 with both in-person and virtual events
Artists invited to submit work for New West Portraits show

Artists invited to submit work for New West Portraits show

The Anvil Centre Community Art Gallery is planning the exhibition to relaunch the gallery space this fall