The festival is multi-disciplinary presenting theatre, music, dance, circus, puppetry and storytelling.
The Vancouver International Children’s Festival Society presents contemporary, inter-disciplinary arts including performance and interactive arts activities that speak to the various ages of our audience. Our inclusive programming is culturally diverse and representative of regional, national and international artists.
Loosely inspired by Réjean Ducharme's book of poems L’Hiver de force, Straight Jacket Winter is a semi-autobiographical work about the the growing phenomenon of mass mobility and its repercussions for our social and emotional lives, and for our sense of who we are.
A 20-minute presentation of The Body Project, followed by a discussion exploring the external and internal pressures that surround female bodies.