Past Events

June 20th, 2019

8 East Pender St. (x street Carrall)

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Indigenous Women Dancing Stories of Transformation

A weekend of performances and events focusing on women in the arts, and dance works by contemporary Indigenous female artists.
Curated by Olivia C. Davies and supported through The Dance Centre’s Artist-in-Residence program.

Mariaa Randall (Australia) + Cheyenne Rain LeGrande (Canada)

Thursday June 20 | 7pm
8EAST, 8 East Pender Street, Vancouver, BC

June 19th, 2019

8EAST Pender St. (x street Carrall)

An incredible three sets at 8EAST!
Doors at 8, Music at 8:15
$20/10/pwyc at the door
May 8th, 2019 to May 29th, 2019

Pender St.

8EAST workshops

FREE (donations welcome)

20 drop in spots available - arrive at 4:45 to join in!

May 8 - 29, Wednesdays 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Observers welcome!

May 8    Satoko Fujii (Japan)
May 15  Virtual Balboa -
Zach Darrup, bassist Evan Lipson, and percussionist Ben Bennett (Philadelphia)
May 22  Kenton Loewen
May 29 Jeff Younger

March 1st, 2019
at the ANNEX

823 Seymour Street

Part of a global initiative of the Tri-Centric Foundation, celebrating Anthony Braxton's 75th birthday in 2020!



February 23rd, 2019
In the Theatre at the

Carnegie Community Centre

February 20th, 2019

8 EAST Pender ST.



New experimental sound-based works presented in partnership with Skwachays Lodge Aboriginal Hotel and Gallery Artists in Residence, NOW Society and Talking Stick Festival.

February 16th, 2019
Exhibition Hall

Roundhouse Community Centre

NOW Society Ensemble     Mind of a Snail

Featuring shadow puppetry and sound, improvisation and composition.





February 6th, 2019 to February 27th, 2019

8 EAST Pender Street

Wednesdays 5 - 7pm       February 6 - 27





February 6th, 2019 to February 27th, 2019

Pender St.


FREE (donations welcome)

Preregistration for the workshops is full - but there are 10 drop in spots available - arrive at 4:45 to join in!

February 6 - 27, Wednesdays 5:00 to 7:00 pm

10 spots: pre-registration (full)
10 spots drop in. Observers welcome!

December 16th, 2018

8 East Pender Street
Vancouver, BC
V6A 1T1

Join us for Boost 8East, our Holiday Celebration and Fundraiser!