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5 things to do in and around Victoria, this Friday, April 21st


Happy Friday, Victoria!

From sassy burlesque shows to Pink Floyd tribute performances, here is what you can look forward to this Friday, April 21st!

Old Stock: A Refugee Story 

Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story is a tender and delicate tale woven inside a high-energy concert led by the boisterous international Klezmer sensation, Ben Caplan.

This musical played for one week during our 2019 SPARK Festival—and that was simply not enough for a show as astounding as this!

  • Where: Belfry Theatre, 1291 Gladstone Avenue
  • When: Friday, April 21st, 8 p.m.

Bass Coast Official pre-party

Andrea Graham, better known by her stage name The Librarian, is a celebrated DJ, producer, and curator. She is the co-founder and music director of Bass Coast Music Festival – known internationally for its forward thinking music programming and installation art – and is widely considered one of bass music’s leading creative minds and tastemakers.

The Librarian performs throughout Canada, the USA, Australia, Central America, India and Southeast Asia. Past performance highlights include Coachella, Electric Forest, Lightning in a Bottle, Bass Center, Freestyle Sessions, Symbiosis, Bumbershoot, Rainbow Serpent, and Shambhala.

  • Where: Capital Ballroom, 858 Yates Street
  • When: Friday, April 21st, 9 p.m.

Brand New Boobies – Burlesque show

Rosie’s latest class of Jiggly Bitts and Intermediate Burlesque students are coming out to shake their stuff for you. They’ve been working hard and it’s time for each of the students to strut, pose, dance, and wiggle their way into your hearts. This show is FULL of brand new performers, brand new work and SO MUCH heart

  • Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street
  • When: Friday, April 21st, 9:30 p.m.

The Soft Spaces – Impulse Theatre

How does an island live in the body?

‘the soft spaces’ is an exercise in meditation and repetition, a journey toward precision, an exploration of queerness, self-image, masculinity and more – in the fragile pursuit of arriving somewhere softer.

  • Where: Intrepid Theatre Club, 1609 Blanshard Street
  • When: Friday, April 21st, 7:30 p.m.

Canada’s Pink Floyd Fearless Tour

An absolute must-see for any Pink Floyd fan, PIGS are well known for their authentic rendition of classic Pink Floyd songs both new and old. On their FEARLESS Tour, PIGS are bringing back the feel-good classics to fans across Canada to highlight the best of the band’s incredible discography and celebrate the return of live music.

Fans can expect flawless performances of songs from The Wall, The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, and Animals, along with other classic favourites and rarities from Meddle to The Division Bell and beyond!

  • Where: Royal Theatre, 805 Broughton Street
  • When: Friday, April 21st. 7 p.m.

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