TRAIN OF THOUGHT

Social Distancing protocols

Physical Distancing at the Roundhouse

We’ve missed you! It’s been six months since the Roundhouse closed its doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Physical distancing swept the world as a key effort to help reduce the spread of the virus. Now that our doors are

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Resonance

Resonance

The end of 2019 is upon us. Roundhouse arts programmers are recollecting another multi-faceted year of residencies, art installations, partnerships, and engaging public events. During a recently concluded residency – Frequencies, the community was invited to participate creatively or observe,

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Art of Sound Blog

The Art of Sound

In November 2019, Vancouver-based sound artist George Rahi completed a month-long Roundhouse residency – Frequencies. Frequencies invited the public to reconsider and reinvent the function of bells in collective space. Throughout the month, Roundhouse visitors found a sound installation in

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Artists in Residencies

Summer Artists in Residence at the Roundhouse

The Roundhouse is excited to announce Sarah Ronald and Katherine Soucie as our 2019 Artists in Residence! From June to August, both Sarah and Katherine are facilitating art-based workshops and pop-ups for the Roundhouse community.

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Ebb and Flow: Music at the Roundhouse

From a distance, the Roundhouse is known for its large room rentals—with awards ceremonies and festivals celebrating community partners in the Exhibition Hall, and evocative and thought-provoking performances in the Performance Centre. However, beyond this constant current of public productions

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Behind the Scenes: Meet Our Youth Leaders

With BC Youth Week 2019 coming up May 1-7, we’re gearing up to celebrate all things youth, including our fantastic Youth Leaders: Sheroan Anthonypillai, Stratos Charalambides, James Hickson, and Silvia Rubino. With experience ranging up to a decade at the

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In Tribute: Michael Noon

20 June, 1937 – 22 January, 2019 “Order is better than chaos, creation better than destruction.” – Kenneth Clark Michael Noon, a beloved member of the Roundhouse Society’s Board from December 2008 until January 2013, and then of the Society’s

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Behind the Scenes: Roundhouse Youth Council

We’re excited to introduce you to the Roundhouse’s new Youth Council! This team of very cool and very engaged youth grades 8-11 are collaborating with our Community Youth Worker, Sally Chan, on projects and events at the Centre. Learn more

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Skateboarding Comes to the Roundhouse

Our Community Youth Worker, Sally Chan, has been hard at work coordinating a variety of new programs for youth in 2019, including a partnership between the Roundhouse and UnderToe Skateboard Academy. The program provides fun, beginner skateboard lessons for youth

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Behind the Scenes: Sally Chan

In Fall 2018 Sally Chan joined the Roundhouse team as our new Community Youth Worker and in just a few months has initiated a handful of youth programs and initiatives for the New Year. We took a moment to check

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