Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Summer Live - Vancouver 125th Anniversary

Brockton Point - Summer Live Vancouver 125th Anniversary
Last weekend Vancouver celebrated its 125 anniversary with Live Summer, an spectacular three day outdoor cultural festival at Brockton Point in the historic Stanley Park.

The Summer Live festival included multiple stages, local food-carts, performances by Vancouver based and International artists including renowned Indian violinist, composer and conductor Dr. L. Subramaniam, Borealist String Quartet with Sal Ferreras, Bollywood Birthday Party, Kokoro Dance,  the VSO Vancouver Symphony Orchestra conducted by Bramwell Tovey and presenting the 14 year old virtuoso cellist Tate Zawadiuk.

The city of Vancouver has also been designated a Cultural Capital of Canada and this festival will be celebrated for one weekend in July every year in the park.

14 year old virtuoso cellist Tate Zawadiuk and the VSO Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performing at Vancouver 125 SummerLive
VSO Vancouver Symphony Orchestra - Vancouver 125 Live Summer Live celebration
Bollywood Birthday Party - Summer Live Vancouver 125 
 
Mondo Spider, a car-sized eight-legged robot -  Summer Live Vancouver 125
Kokoro Dance - Summer Live Vancouver 125
L. Subramaniam and Kokoro Dance - Summer Live Vancouver 125
Portraits (copy prints) of the Vancouver Archives - Summer Live Vancouver 125
Kokor Dance mixed with the audience at Summer Live festival Vancouver 125th anniversary
Bollywood Birthday Party dancers - Summer Live Vancouver 125
Borealist String Quartet with special guest Sal Ferreras - Summer Live Vancouver 125

Summer Live - Vancouver 125th Anniversary - Brockton Point Stanley Park