Left to right: Playwright Vern Thiessen, composers Anton Lipovetsky and Ben Elliott and novelist Terry Fallis, whose The Best Laid…Best Laid Plans, Cultch, musical, Patrick Street Productions, Terry Fallis, Touchstone Theatre
Making the JI News
On Sept. 20, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs and SUCCESS are co-hosting Election 2015 Townhall. The Conservative, Liberal,…Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs, CIJA, federal election, Jason Murray, Queenie Choo, SUCCESS
Eli Winkelman (photo from Eli Winkelman) Eli Winkelman was just looking for a way to fit in at college. But…Challah for Hunger, Eli Winkelman, FEDtalks, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver, tikkun olam
Itamar Erez will perform together with Liron Man and François Houle on Sept. 11 at VCC Music Auditorium. (photo from…Caravan World Rhythms, François Houle, Itamar Erez, Liron Man, world music
Susan Freedman was inspired by her parents’ love letters. (photo from Susan Freedman) Among this year’s Vancouver Fringe Festival offerings…Jem Rolls, Leo Szilard, Roy Horovitz, Susan Freedman, Vancouver Fringe Festival, Windy Wynazz
Interior ministers from the 28 member-states of the European Union will meet next week to address the crisis of migrants…antisemitism, immigration, refugees
With the High Holidays around the corner, I have noticed my usual light bout of pre-holiday anxiety. So much always…High Holidays, Judaism, Reboot
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קו סאסאקי שמח מאוד לשמוע שלפחות סירתו ניצלה מהצונמי, והיא נמצאת כיום בידים טובות ומטופלת היטב. (צילם: Spirit Bear Adventures)…Adam Cohen, anti-Israel, Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs, CIJA, Hillel, Japanese fishing boat, Jewish Federations of Canada, Kou Sasaki, tsunami, אדם כהן, האנטי ישראלית, הלל, מרכז לענייני ישראל והיהודים, סירה של דייג יפני, פדרציות היהודיות בקנדה, צונמי, קו סאסאקי
Dafna Lifshitz, CEO of Appleseed Academies, is part of the FEDtalks lineup on Sept. 17. (photo from Dafna Lifshitz) Israel…Appleseed Academies, Dafna Lifshitz, FEDtalks, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver
Erika Babins, choreographer, and Zach Wolfman, actor, in Awkward Stage Productions’ Titus, written by Andrew Wade and Jenny Andersen. (photo…Andrew Wade, Awkward Stage, Erika Babins, Jenny Andersen, Shakespeare, Titus, Vancouver Fringe Festival, Zach Wolfman
The Canadian government’s policies toward local research and innovation are being streamlined with industry, making it so researchers are no…anadian Institutes and Health Research, CIHR, Jim Woodgett, John Bergeron, Nahum Sonenberg, Robert Brownstone, science, technology
Windy Wynazz's UnCouth, a fast-paced physical theatre, clown and burlesque send-up of a wannabe showgirl, is at the Vancouver Fringe Festival Sept. 10-20.
Liron Man (handpan, percussion) and Itamar Erez (piano, guitar) will be joined by François Houle (clarinet) at Vancouver Community College Music Auditorium on Sept. 11.
Spec Theatre's Sid: The Handsome Bum plays the Victoria Fringe until Sept. 5.
Love’s Labor’s Lost alternates with Shakespeare’s Rebel on Bard on the Beach's Howard Family Stage until Sept. 20.
The Comedy of Errors alternates with King Lear on Bard on the Beach's BMO Mainstage until Sept. 26.
A Community Milestone
A video produced by Eli Gorn about the Jewish Cemetery Restoration Project 2015.