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8EAST Live and Live Stream • Not For Proper

August 26, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

NOW Society presents
Not For Proper
Kenton Loewen (drums) and Lisa Cay Miller (piano)

Three 20 minute sets with a new audience each time.
Reserve here.

7:00pm Set Ono (seated at 6:50)
8:00pm Set Two (seated at 7:50)

This performance is also available as a Livestream combined with CMS8 films.
Livestrea Link
By donation $0/10/20… Donations will also be accepted at 8EAST.

Live Event Description:
Live seating maintains 6ft distancing and 3m distance from the artists, in five stations for one person or two persons from the same household or bubble. Reserve your spot to gaurantee entry.

We present this event with conditions to keep our communities as safe as possible, and to minimize the risk of transmission of COVID-19. Staff will be on hand to assist you.

• The wearing of masks is required in 8EAST.
• Hand Sanitizer and masks will be available.
• Restrooms are not available to the public.
• Drinks will not be served.
• You will provide your name and phone number to staff.
• The space will be aired out and sanitzed between sets.
• The door and window will remain open.

Please do not come to this event if:

• You have traveled outside of Canada in the last 14 days;
• You have had a fever, cough, difficulty breathing, or havexperienced any signs of being unwell in the last 14 days;
• You have been in contact with anyone suspected of having or who has COVID-19 in the last 14 days.

We gratefully acknowledge that we make music on the unceded and Indigenous lands of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm, Skwxwú7mesh and səlil̓wətaʔɬ Nations. Our social space for new culture, 8EAST, is located in historic Chinatown in the place now known as Vancouver. We collaborate with artists around the world.

8EAST (8 East Pender street) is a venue social space partnership between NOW Society and UNIT/PITT. The organizations are committed to making 8EAST a safer, welcoming and more accessible space. We do not tolerate discrimination based on age, gender, neuro a-typicality, disability, place of origin, cultural background, religious beliefs, or sexual orientation. We recognize that access is an ongoing and evolving discussion, and acknowledge that this statement may be insufficient. Please do not hesitate to contact us with suggestions.
The 34 inch wide main entrance to 8EAST has a threshold of approximately 0.5 inches high. There is no door automation. There are no ramps or stairs to navigate. Internal floors are smooth concrete. Provided seating is wooden stackable chairs without armrests.
Service animals are welcome.
8EAST is located within 50 meters of buses 004, 007, 019, 022, 209, and N19 on Pender Street. Stops for buses 003, 008, 014, 016, 020, N8, N20, and N35 are located within 250 metres on Hastings Street. Stadium–Chinatown SkyTrain Station is approximately 400 metres away.
General metered street parking is available on surrounding streets. A passenger drop-off zone without a curb is located within 50 metres at 531 Carrall Street. For Accessible Parking locations consult: https://vancouver.ca/streets-transportation/accessible-parking.aspx. A bike rack is located at the SW intersection at Pender Street and Carrall Street.

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NOW Society Board of Directors [email protected]

Livestream details:

7:00pm Set ONE
Live: Not For Proper – Kenton Loewen (drums) and Lisa Cay Miller (piano)


NOW Society Creative Music Series #8 Films:
• glad handlin’ no more

Ava Mendoza • guitar + Cole Schmidt • guitar + Clyde Reed • bass
sound and video engineer: Sheldon Zaharko

• Knotted
Adrian Avendaño • drums + Karen Ng • saxophone + James Meger • bass + Jasper Stadhouders • guitar + Andromeda Monk • no-input mixer + Joshua Zubot • violin
sound and video engineer: Sheldon Zaharko

• Firesong

Lan Tung • erhu/Chinese violin and voice + Kevin Romain • drums + Elisa Thorn • harp + Jeff Younger • guitar + Peggy Lee • cello + Wilbert de Joode • bass
sound and video engineer: Sheldon Zaharko

–short break–

8:o0pm Set Two
Live: Kenton Loewen and Lisa Cay Miller


August 26, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm