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THE WEEKEND GUIDE

THE WEEKEND GUIDE

Our recommended events for the weekend.

DARK HEART
My Funny Valentine
What: One-man show by Vancouver playwright Dave Deveau about the aftermath of a hate crime in a high school
When: Runs to Sunday
Where: 
The Dance Centre (677 Davie St.)
Why: 
Love is love
How much: 
$32 online

DRAGON DANCE
Chinese New Year Parade
What: Kick-off the Year of the Dog with this 45th annual community event
When: Sunday, 11am to 1pm
Where:
Starts at Millennium Gate, continues along Pender St., turns south onto Gore Street, turns west onto Keefer St. and then disperses at Abbott
Why:
Woof!
How much:
Free

EAST SIDE GIRLS
Commercial Drag
What: New, weekly drag show on the East Side hosted by Dust.
When: Sunday, 8pm (dinner, $8 pizza), 9:30 (show) 
Where: 
The Penny (1601 Commercial Dr.)
Why: 
Go East!
How much: 
$5 at the door

HOMO FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Fun Home
What: Canadian premiere of the award-winning Broadway musical based on the true-life, coming-of-age graphic novel by feminist author and LGBTQ activist Alison Bechdel
When: Runs to March 10
Where: 
Arts Club Granville Island Stage (1585 Johnston St.)
Why: 
Leaping out of the closet
How much: 
$29-$54 online