CBC Vancouver is a proud sponsor of the 2018 Chutzpah! Festival.

Now in its 18th year, the festival offers extraordinary dance and theatre, hilarious comedy and globally-celebrated music by international, Canadian and local artists.

Performances run from February 15 - March 18, 2018 at the Norman Rothstein Theatre, Scotiabank Dance Centre, Rickshaw Theatre and the Fox Cabaret in Vancouver.

The Chutzpah! Festival Dance Series presents some of the most sought after contemporary choreographers in the world including Ezralow Dance (USA), Roy Assaf Dance (Israel), Michele Merola's MM Contemporary Dance (Italy), and an exciting Dance Double-Bill featuring Machol Shalem Dance House (Israel) and Derida Company (Bulgaria).

The rich global landscape of music this year showcases some of the world's most exciting musical performances, including Idan Raichel Piano-Songs (Israel), Mexico's Troker and a musical co-bill with Jake Klar (USA) and Barbara Adler (Canada).

Also, you won't want to miss two of Canada's most revered comedic artists, Mary Walsh and Jonathan Goldstein! Rounding out the comedic theatrical programming is New Zealander Deb Filler's internationally lauded one-woman show.

For tickets and schedule information visit Chutzpah! online.