Category Archives: Nightlife

City Lights-The Sunday Service

“We do a weekly show here at the Hennessey at 9 pm on Sundays where we take suggestions from the audience and we make up comedic scenes on the spot,” says Kevin Lee of the Sunday service.  “We weave the audience’s words into a tapestry of gold.”  “We have a bit more of an alternative […]

Seeing Eye to Eye

Ryan Lowe and City Lights are out at the Roundhouse Community Centre in Yaletown for the show, Seeing Eye to Eye, a charity event where all the proceeds go towards Operation Eyesight, an organization that focuses on eye health in the developing world. Seeing Eye to Eye is an evening full of our favourite things: […]

Rain- the Beatles Experience

Paul Anthony is infiltrating the River Rock Show Theatre in order to get close and personal with Rain, the first ever Beatles tribute band started in 1975, and still going. First however, Paul discovers more about the lore of the River Rock Show Theatre. Howard Blank of the River Rock Show Theatre, describes it as, […]

Free Talk-Patio

Novus TV is out in the summer sunshine to talk to the people on the street about their favourite summer patio spot, whether to have a cold one, or pick up that summer crush. First we discover people’s locals, some of the favourites being the Watermark, the Cactus Club in Yaletown, Global, Cardero’s, the Chili […]

Magnetic North Theatre Festival

Cara Yeates opens this clip by describing how the Magnetic North Theatre Festival, “showcases some of Canada’s most exciting theatre works.” This event is where the finest of contemporary English speaking theatre can be found: form bending, ground breaking acting and story telling, the best of this country together as one roving troupe.  “Vancouver has […]

Lyrics One Night Stand

Lyrics One Night Stand is a night of outrageous, censor-free, hilarious, stand-up comedy. Victoria Bidewell talks to Alberta Main, the Booking Agent and Co-Creator of Lyrics One Night Stand. Alberta says that, “they wanted to set up a space that was pro art and pro comedy, where comics from all over, Vancouver and Canada, could […]

FUSE

Fuse is an all night event held at the Vancouver Public Art Gallery. In this clip of the 2nd annual exhibition, Cara Yeates reports on the music, performance, activities, and art that are showcased in this innovative twelve-hour spectacle.  Dana Sullivan, Director of Marketing and Communications at the Vancouver Public Art Gallery, describes the event […]

Taste of Yaletown

Foodies unite for a Taste of Yaletown! Victoria Bidewell takes City Lights on a tour through the culinary extravaganza that is a Taste of Yaletown, presented by American Express. In this 2007 coverage of the 3rd annual event which ran from Oct. 12-28, Executive Chef and Owner Neil Wyles of the Hamilton Street Grill, one of […]

Sex and Another City

Join presenter Ishra Sharif on a segment of the Style Spy as she visits Sex and Another City, a fundraiser for breast cancer research located at Ceili’s on Granville St. This ‘Sex and the City’ themed event is hosted by actor Jason Lewis, who rose to fame as the character Smith Jerrod, Sam’s actor-boyfriend on […]