Afghan Horsemen Restaurant’s Dine Out menu was pleasant, but not outstanding by any means. From all the hype that surrounded the restaurant, perhaps a better dining experience can be achieved by ordering off the regular menu.
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In the past few years, the debate on these killings has been reignited. This was mainly due to director Oppenheimer’s efforts to reveal their reality through two widely renowned documentaries: The Act of Killing and The Look of Silence.
The couple are targeting “daydreamers and wanderlusts,” according to Mr. Matthews. Moving from careers in sales and corporate recruiting respectively, the couple wanted to use their memories of places that they had visited and loved.
UBC A Cappella is a talented group of students who promise to shine on the international stage as they pitch-slap their competition at the ICCA quarterfinals and give the Carnegie Hall audience toners you can see through their jeans.
Songs of the Wasteland is a 13 piece musical drama composed by Holocaust survivor Renia Perel. Perel tells her experience during the Holocaust through music by remembering those who perished and celebrating the brave heroes of the Holocaust.
For those who are unfamiliar, Rabbi Loeub explained that Shabbat is the Jewish Sabbath — a day of rest that begins on Friday evening and closes on Saturday night. For those 25 hours, observers refrain from doing any work.
Last week marked the culmination of the Lenses of Sustainability dialogue series, a three-part student-led series focused around providing spaces to have open conversations about pressing sustainability issues.
Of course, life hacks are popular by their very nature — they offer an easy, seemingly painless version of reality in which the rest of your lifestyle doesn’t have to change to accommodate whatever self-improvement you’ve just vowed to commit to.
The Vancouver Art Gallery on Hornby Street has long hosted numerous intriguing exhibits from paintings to sculptures. Tuesday evenings are by donation entry until 9 p.m., so why not take advantage of the exhibitions?
With David Harding on viola, Dale Barltrop and David Gillham on violin, and Ariel Barnes on cello, this first class collaboration between UBC and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra promises a rare, world-renowned show.
The other inspiration behind the book is the organization, Pencils of Promise. Sotas read Adam Braun’s book about the organization, his mission and his experiences. Through this, she found the courage and confidence to share her work.
“It was one of those things I never thought I would do. Now, it just feels like my whole life,” said Kelly, whose first stand-up set was done on a whim after an improv colleague asked if she wanted to go see a show.
The concert showcases a selection of original compositions by Canadian and Chinese composers, predominantly UBC faculty and alumni. It will also feature the world premiere of a new piece by UBC composer Stephen Chatman called Remember me, Forever.
The Calendar, in collaboration with UBC’s Arts and Culture district, hosted its first Arts and Culture night, an evening dedicated to celebrating student expression. Performing for over 300 attendees were members of BVP, UBC Slam and UBC Improv.
A night at the opera often involves tragedy, death, politics or a combination of all three. Strauss’ operetta, A Night in Venice, couldn’t be further removed from this image. An operetta — the precursor to the musical — is almost always a comedy.