Newt’s top 10 things to do in Metro Vancouver this weekend, November 18 to 20

Trace Bundy plays the Rio

By Steve Newton

FRIDAY: the Vancouver Canucks take on the Los Angeles Kings in National Hockey League action at Rogers Arena.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY: the Vancouver Symphony performs live to a screening of The Wizard of Oz at the Orpheum Theatre.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY: American comedian and actor Jay Mohr performs standup at Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy in New Westminster.

The Eastside Culture Crawl

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: the four-day Eastside Culture Crawl is a visual arts festival that sees over 500 artists on Vancouver’s Eastside opening their studios to the public.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: performances at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre of the touring production of Jesus Christ Superstar, with music and lyrics by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY: the Arts Club Theatre Company presents performances of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage.

Skin Walker screens at the Cinematheque

SATURDAY: screening at the Cinematheque of Luxembourg director Christian Neuman’s 2019 horror film Skin Walker, about a young woman struggling to escape the traumatic events of her family’s past.

SATURDAY: Barney Bentall & the Cariboo Express perform a fundraising concert at the Vogue Theatre, with all proceeds to the Potluck Café Society‘s Downtown Eastside community programs.

SUNDAY: American acoustic-guitar virtuoso Trace Bundy performs at the Rio Theatre, with local guest Dave Martone.

The Mysterines play the WISE Hall

SUNDAY: Liverpool alt-rock band the Mysterines, featuring singer-guitarist Lia Metcalfe, plays the WISE Hall.

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