Ed Asner stars in A Man and His Prostate, which is at the Anvil Centre Theatre for two nights only:…Anvil Centre, Ed Asner, Ed Weinberger, health, Judaism, prostate cancer, theatre
Making the JI News
Craig Miller in a shot from the documentary The S Word, which screened for the first time in Western Canada…#SWordStories, Carli Rossall, health, JCFS, Lisa Klein, suicide, survivors, Winnipeg
Rabbi Mark Dratch (photo from Mark Dratch) In the first of a series of articles on sexual harassment and violence…#MeToo, child abuse, harassment, Judaism, Mark Dratch
It recently came to light that Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party in the United Kingdom, was a…anti-Israel, antisemitism, England, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Party
This academic year marks the second session of Writing Lives, a two-semester project at Langara College, coordinated by instructor Dr….Azrieli Foundation, education, Holocaust, Langara College, VHEC, Writing Lives
My nephew L’s public elementary school principal just died unexpectedly. She wasn’t old, and it was very sudden. The school…children, death, health, Judaism
Mark Breslin (photo from Temple Sholom) Yuk Yuk’s co-founder Mark Breslin is excited to be entertaining Jewish Vancouverites at Temple…comedy, Mark Breslin, Temple Sholom, tikkun olam, Yuk Yuk's
Local group MNGWA helps open the World Music Festival on April 26. (photo from Vancouver World Music Festival) The Vancouver…Anton Ayzikovsky, Boris Mandlis, MNGWA, world music
A scene from Vancouver Opera’s production of Eugene Onegin. (photo by Trudie Lee) “I’ve sung a lot of Russian, and…chamber music, film, Kim Gaynor, Leah Giselle Field, Onegin, opera
B.C. Premier John Horgan toured the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver on March 29, speaking with community members of…British Columbia, CIJA, Eldad Goldfarb, JCCGV, John Horgan, Nico Slobinsky, politics
Worth watching ...
Through the community’s annual campaign, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver subsidizes March of the Living, and offers scholarships.
VTT Onward: The 100 Year History of Vancouver Talmud Torah, film by Adam Bogoch.