In The Loop: Promoting the arts in Vancouver, BC

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In The Loop is a web site and newsletter dedicated to promoting local artists in the Vancouver, BC area who do not have their own large-scale publicity agents. For more information, please see our vision statement and policies.

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April 29, 2015 @ 8:00 pm

Sacred Music Series Of St. Andrew's-Wesley: Puccini at Prayer

Puccini at Prayer
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Sacred Music Series Of St. Andrew's-Wesley presents:
Puccini at Prayer

On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at 8pm, the Oratorio Singers of St. Andrew's-Wesley, directed by Darryl Nixon, and the Oratorio Strings, Andrea Siradze, Leader, will present a programme of romantic choral Italian repertory including the famous Messa di Gloria by Giacomo Puccini as well as his Requiem written for the fourth anniversary of the death of Verdi.

Concert takes place in St. Andrew's-Wesley at 8:00pm.

Tickets at the door only. General admission: $25.

For info: 604 947 0120;
Submitted by: Darryl Nixon
April 29, 2015 @ 12:00 pm

The Dance Centre: International Dance Day

International Dance Day
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The Dance Centre presents:
International Dance Day

Wednesday April 29, 2015 12 noon-7.30pm
Various downtown Vancouver locations
Free admission
Info 604 606 6400

The Dance Centre presents a program of events celebrating International Dance Day in Vancouver. Highlights include South Asian Arts and Aché Brasil performing bhangra and capoeira at Vancouver Public Library, Port-O-Swing Vancouver Dance School at the Vancouver Art Gallery, and a triple bill of dynamic contemporary dance works by Thoenn Glover, Katie de Vries and Daisy Thompson at Scotiabank Dance Centre.
Submitted by: Heather Bray
May 3, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

The Hot Mammas: A CD Release concert

A CD Release concert
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The Hot Mammas presents:
A CD Release concert

The Hot Mammas are thrilled to present their brand new CD

Hot Mammas, Yeah!

Sunday May 3, 2015
Band at 3:30, The Hot Mammas at 4

The Revue Stage on Granville Island
1601 Johnston Street, V6H 3R7

Admission is by donation and we welcome all! Bring yourselves, your kids, your grandparents, your friends!

The Hot Mammas are Julie Brown, Georgina Arntzen, Mary Ella Young

The Hottest Band in town:
Miles Black on Piano and everything
Jen Hodge on Bass
Buff Allen on Drums & Percussion
James Danderfer on Clarinet
Charlie Hase on Pedal Steel
Trevor Whitridge on Trumpet
Arnt Jeffrey Arntzen on Guitar & Banjo
Tom Arntzen on Piano & Vocals

For more info:
Submitted by: ME Young
May 9 & 10, 2015

The Marcus Mosely Chorale: Times Are A Changin'

Times Are A Changin'
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The Marcus Mosely Chorale presents:
Times Are A Changin'

Join The Marcus Mosely Chorale for their Spring Concerts "Times Are A Changin' - two this year! Saturday May 9, 7:30 pm at Ryerson United Church in Vancouver (2195 West 45th Ave.) and Sunday May 10, 2:30 pm at Highlands United Church in North Vancouver ( 3255 Edgemont Blvd.)

Music from the heart. Music to get you movin'

Guest soloist: David Steele. Directors: Marcus Mosely, Darlene Ketchum & Bill Sample.

Tickets: $25 adults, $20 seniors/students
Available online at
Submitted by: Anne Duke
May 9, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

Sound Eclectic: Some Nights...

Some Nights...
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Sound Eclectic presents:
Some Nights...

The talented and spirited Vancouver vocal harmony ensemble Sound Eclectic presents its third annual public showcase:


A fabulous evening of choral music from around the world, ranging from classical to jazz to Latin to pop. Come and enjoy our breathtaking harmonies and sensational soloists in a show that will linger in your memory as one of those special nights!

Venue: Waterfront Theatre, Granville Island

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015

Time: Doors 7pm for 7.30pm show

Tickets: $25/$22 seniors

Available at:
Submitted by: Joannah Connolly
May 29 & 30, 2015

City Soul Choir: Jambalaya

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City Soul Choir presents:

The City Soul Choir and Music Director Brian Tate

the Big Easy and Beyond

Friday, May 29th & Saturday, May 30th, 2015
7:30 PM
Unitarian Church of Vancouver, 949 West 49th Ave (at Oak)
$30 adults/$25 students & seniors
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Join music director Brian Tate and the City Soul Choir for JAMBALAYA - The Big Easy and Beyond. The choir will serve you up a spicy stew of songs, featuring music from its April adventure to New Orleans, stirred into a saucy mix of gospel, blues, and Motown; plus music from Haiti, South Africa, Australia, and more! With Tom Arntzen on piano. You'll have your choice between two evening concerts: Friday, May 29 or Saturday May 30. But you might just like JAMBALAYA so much, you'll want to attend both!
Submitted by: Anne Duke