CANCELLED: Improvisational Dance & Music Workshop

Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

Unfortunately, due to ongoing health concerns around COVID-19, our Improvisational Dance & Music Workshop is postponed until further notice. Please stay tuned as we will work to reschedule the workshop for a time when participants are better able to interact with each other more freely. This workshop is intended for intermediate to advanced dancers and […]

$20

Capitalism Works for Me, TRUE/FALSE

Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

"With this pointed, provocative installation project, Steve Lambert poses a question that is too often buried in our public discourse: does capitalism really work? The artist has constructed an interactive, street-level billboard that allows citizens to reflect on their own lives and beliefs; one could call it an ideological scorecard, with tallies refreshed each day […]

Free

Capitalism Works for Me, TRUE/FALSE

Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

"With this pointed, provocative installation project, Steve Lambert poses a question that is too often buried in our public discourse: does capitalism really work? The artist has constructed an interactive, street-level billboard that allows citizens to reflect on their own lives and beliefs; one could call it an ideological scorecard, with tallies refreshed each day […]

Free

I Swallowed a Moon Made of Iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮

Mary Irwin Theatre at Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

I Swallowed a Moon made of iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮 Requiem of Our Digital Age Set to the poetry of Xu Lizhi 許立志 (1990 - 2014), Njo Kong Kie’s song cycle uses the human voice, the piano, and video imagery to create a tragic but beautiful cry of protest in solidarity with immiserated workers everywhere. In this […]

$25

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis! draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. Addressing porosity between oneself and the unknown, the show is crafted like a collage, intuitively connecting the languages of sight and sound. It is a dive […]

$25

Capitalism Works for Me, TRUE/FALSE

Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

"With this pointed, provocative installation project, Steve Lambert poses a question that is too often buried in our public discourse: does capitalism really work? The artist has constructed an interactive, street-level billboard that allows citizens to reflect on their own lives and beliefs; one could call it an ideological scorecard, with tallies refreshed each day […]

Free

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis! draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. Addressing porosity between oneself and the unknown, the show is crafted like a collage, intuitively connecting the languages of sight and sound. It is a dive […]

$25

I Swallowed a Moon Made of Iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮

Mary Irwin Theatre at Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

I Swallowed a Moon made of iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮 Requiem of Our Digital Age Set to the poetry of Xu Lizhi 許立志 (1990 - 2014), Njo Kong Kie’s song cycle uses the human voice, the piano, and video imagery to create a tragic but beautiful cry of protest in solidarity with immiserated workers everywhere. In this […]

$25

Another Door Opens—A Finale Concert ft. Branchroot Ensemble

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

When one door closes, another opens. The postponement of Looks Like Sounds has brought the opportunity for a very special closing concert in celebration of the 6th annual Living Things International Arts Festival! Join us for a pop-up performance from Branchroot Ensemble (back by popular demand!) along with festival guests. Celebrate another successful festival with […]

$10

CANCELLED: Looks Like Sounds

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Unfortunately, due to ongoing health concerns around COVID-19, Looks Like Sounds is cancelled. Please stay tuned as we will work to reschedule the event when our performers are better able to interact with each other more freely. Experimental music, image & movement Looks Like Sounds is an experimental performance event that explores live improvisation within […]

$25

Capitalism Works for Me, TRUE/FALSE

Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

"With this pointed, provocative installation project, Steve Lambert poses a question that is too often buried in our public discourse: does capitalism really work? The artist has constructed an interactive, street-level billboard that allows citizens to reflect on their own lives and beliefs; one could call it an ideological scorecard, with tallies refreshed each day […]

Free

I Swallowed a Moon Made of Iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮 (ONLINE STREAM)

Online

I Swallowed a Moon made of iron 我咽下一枚铁做的月亮 Requiem of Our Digital Age Online performance Our partners and friends at Vancouver's PuSh International Performing Arts Festival are hosting an online stream of this show starting February 6 at 4:00 PM until February 7 at 11:59 PM. Tickets for the online performance are $34 and can […]

$34

Manual

Okanagan Library, UBC Okanagan Campus 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC

Christopher Willes & Adam Kinner, with dramaturgy by Hanna Sybille Müller. (Montreal/Toronto) MANUAL is a one-on-one performance, presented in the UBC Okanagan library, that delves into the sensory and social life of sounds and images. Staged covertly in the library during open hours, viewers arrive on site with instructions to meet a performer at a […]

Manual

Okanagan Library, UBC Okanagan Campus 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC

Christopher Willes & Adam Kinner, with dramaturgy by Hanna Sybille Müller. (Montreal/Toronto) MANUAL is a one-on-one performance, presented in the UBC Okanagan library, that delves into the sensory and social life of sounds and images. Staged covertly in the library during open hours, viewers arrive on site with instructions to meet a performer at a […]

Manual

Okanagan Library, UBC Okanagan Campus 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC

Christopher Willes & Adam Kinner, with dramaturgy by Hanna Sybille Müller. (Montreal/Toronto) MANUAL is a one-on-one performance, presented in the UBC Okanagan library, that delves into the sensory and social life of sounds and images. Staged covertly in the library during open hours, viewers arrive on site with instructions to meet a performer at a […]

Manual

Okanagan Library, UBC Okanagan Campus 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC

Christopher Willes & Adam Kinner, with dramaturgy by Hanna Sybille Müller. (Montreal/Toronto) MANUAL is a one-on-one performance, presented in the UBC Okanagan library, that delves into the sensory and social life of sounds and images. Staged covertly in the library during open hours, viewers arrive on site with instructions to meet a performer at a […]

Lontano / Instante

Mary Irwin Theatre at Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

Lontano/Instante Juan Ignacio Tula & Marcia Marinoni (France) Two solo creations employing the Cyr wheel – a 15kg metal hoop. Lontano Marcia Marinoni offers the first solo in this double-bill, Lontano, where the Cyr wheel is summoned in single combat. For Marinoni, the wheel is an adversary that she will have to tame. Poetic, athletic and deeply moving, […]

Before the Words: A Workshop with Jeremy James

Creative and Critical Studies Building, UBC Okanagan Campus 1148 Research Road, Kelowna, BC

Before the Words: A Workshop with Jeremy James presents a rare opportunity to train with an internationally acclaimed theatre artist and long-standing actor with France’s renowned Théâtre du Soleil. James' work and teaching have inspired performers, directors, dancers, choreographers, and audiences across five continents. The objective of the workshop is to build frameworks for improvisation […]

$120

Manual

Okanagan Library, UBC Okanagan Campus 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC

Christopher Willes & Adam Kinner, with dramaturgy by Hanna Sybille Müller. (Montreal/Toronto) MANUAL is a one-on-one performance, presented in the UBC Okanagan library, that delves into the sensory and social life of sounds and images. Staged covertly in the library during open hours, viewers arrive on site with instructions to meet a performer at a […]

Lontano / Instante

Mary Irwin Theatre at Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

Lontano / Instante Juan Ignacio Tula & Marcia Marinoni (France) Two solo creations employing the Cyr wheel – a 15kg metal hoop. Lontano Marcia Marinoni offers the first solo in this double-bill, Lontano, where the Cyr wheel is summoned in single combat. For Marinoni, the wheel is an adversary that she will have to tame. Poetic, athletic and […]

Before the Words: A Workshop with Jeremy James

Creative and Critical Studies Building, UBC Okanagan Campus 1148 Research Road, Kelowna, BC

Before the Words: A Workshop with Jeremy James presents a rare opportunity to train with an internationally acclaimed theatre artist and long-standing actor with France’s renowned Théâtre du Soleil. James' work and teaching have inspired performers, directors, dancers, choreographers, and audiences across five continents. The objective of the workshop is to build frameworks for improvisation […]

$120

Objects in Motion

Mary Irwin Theatre at Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna, BC

Image: Persona, Sujin Moon. South Korea, 2022 Animated film screening, curated by Myron Campbell. A Living Things Festival favourite, Objects in Motion is an evening of international, animated short films curated by local artist, teacher and animator Myron Campbell. Myron has selected new creations from seasoned and emerging filmmakers from across Canada and around the […]

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

After a successful world premiere at Living Things 2022, Mutatis Mutandis returns to mystify and amaze us with theatrical illusions and the boundless charms of puppetry. Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. […]

Bois

Kelowna Community Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Puzzle Theatre (Quebec) A green leaf grows on a dead branch; pieces of wood come together to form hybrid creatures, some hostile, some comical.  Bois is a strange world of simple, familiar objects.  They surprise, amaze, and inspire us, and in a blend of animate and inanimate forms, we recognize and empathize with the non-human […]

Bois

Kelowna Community Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Puzzle Theatre (Quebec) A green leaf grows on a dead branch; pieces of wood come together to form hybrid creatures, some hostile, some comical.  Bois is a strange world of simple, familiar objects.  They surprise, amaze, and inspire us, and in a blend of animate and inanimate forms, we recognize and empathize with the non-human […]

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

After a successful world premiere at Living Things 2022, Mutatis Mutandis returns to mystify and amaze us with theatrical illusions and the boundless charms of puppetry. Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. […]

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

After a successful world premiere at Living Things 2022, Mutatis Mutandis returns to mystify and amaze us with theatrical illusions and the boundless charms of puppetry. Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. […]

Bois

Kelowna Community Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Puzzle Theatre (Quebec) A green leaf grows on a dead branch; pieces of wood come together to form hybrid creatures, some hostile, some comical.  Bois is a strange world of simple, familiar objects.  They surprise, amaze, and inspire us, and in a blend of animate and inanimate forms, we recognize and empathize with the non-human […]

Mutatis Mutandis

Black Box Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

After a successful world premiere at Living Things 2022, Mutatis Mutandis returns to mystify and amaze us with theatrical illusions and the boundless charms of puppetry. Anchored in the fascinating and little-known world of the abyss, Mutatis Mutandis draws its inspiration from scientific facts that are so incredible they submerge us in a surreal world. […]

Bois

Kelowna Community Theatre 1375 Water Street, Kelowna, BC

Puzzle Theatre (Quebec) A green leaf grows on a dead branch; pieces of wood come together to form hybrid creatures, some hostile, some comical.  Bois is a strange world of simple, familiar objects.  They surprise, amaze, and inspire us, and in a blend of animate and inanimate forms, we recognize and empathize with the non-human […]