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A VENUE FOR THE ARTS

COME VISit. We're in langley, bc.

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Located just outside Vancouver in Langley, BC, this intimate venue is ideal for dance, theatre productions and concerts.

Photos by UNSPLASh and DWIGHT FRIESEN

 

The Bez Arts Hub, located just outside Vancouver, BC is Langley's newest arts venue and home to Dance Barn Studio, the Mirror Arts Program and Big Tree Publishing. Featuring adjustable lighting, a sprung dance floor, sound system, and movable chairs and risers, this black box theatre is a unique space for your event or creative project. 

We're excited to curate a range of arts events at the Bez in the coming months and welcome inquiries from interested artists about renting the space when it's available.

BTW, you can only access the entrance eastbound on 64 Ave, and we are down the side of the building that has Lifemark Physiotherapy on the front.

  

 

Phone

604•881•2426

 

Location

20230 64 Ave, #102
Langley, BC
V2Y 1N3

 

Hours

M-Th  9a–5p
F  9a–12p
Sa by apptmt
Su CLOSED

 

WE HAVE SPACE!

Whether you're planning a recital or live performance, a launch party for your latest album, or you are looking for a photo studio with lots of natural light, we have space that works. It's a busy place so contact us immediately to start a conversation.

Bez Arts Mentorship Courses

CLICK THIS VIDEO AND SEE WHAT BEZ MENTORSHIP HAS TO OFFER

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ARTIST ENTREPRENEUR Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 (SEPT-NOV & JAN-APR)

The launch of a music career and the recorded music that goes with it is the work of an entrepreneur! Yet so many artists, have not oriented themselves towards this sort of initiative-taking. If you are launching an album, taking your first steps into your creative work as your main thing, or looking to make a living with your art, this training course is just for you! We’ll be joined by guest instructors Jordan Klassen (international performers, Peak Performance Mentors, Factor Grant Recipients, producers) - they’ll give you pointers from their first hand experience.. We’ll also give you tools and strategies to figure out your best ways forward, identifying your unique value and innovative ideas of your viable products.

PART I INTRO COURSE: WEDNESDAYS 5:30-7:00 SEPT 18-NOV 27

PART II CRAFTING YOUR PLAN: : WEDNESDAYS 5:30-7:00 JAN 8-MAR 11 [*NB this course requires Artist Entrepreneur I Intro as a pre-requisite]

CLICK HERE to Register

Mentorship Courses September-May

Are you working to pursue your music as your main thing, but don’t have the tools you need to get you there? Bez Mentorship is offering key courses to fill the gaps in your arts professional training. Take one or several as it fits your needs and your schedule. This year we are offering courses in:

  • Songwriting THURSDAYS 1:15-3:15 (SEPT 19-NOV 20)

  • Songs & Performance THURSDAYS 1:15-3:15 (JAN 9-MAR 12)

  • Live & Recorded Audio (TBD)

  • One-on-One Mentorship (Personalized Schedule)

  • Musicianship/Orchestration (TBD)

  • Improvisation (TBD)

  • Theory/Digital Notation (TBD)

  • Guest Artist Event Drop-in (watch for ads)

    ….And more….

    *PLEASE NOTE: We schedule our courses according to interest, so go ahead and fill out our information form (link below), tell us what you are interested in and we’ll make a plan!

    CLICK HERE to give us your information and to register:



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KEEP IN TOUCH

 

We want the Bez Arts Hub to be known for great music,
thought-provoking theatre, and inspiring dance, not to mention lectures and movies that invite you to see the world sideways. 

 
 

The Team

RUSS AND SANDY ROSEN

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This is the Bez dynamic duo! Both are singer-songwriters and together they have written, recorded and produced more than a dozen albums of their own. They have been Artist Entrepreneurs for more than 35 years, pioneering a touring musical production; a music publishing company which releases original songs, stories and shows; a travelling arts caravan that traversed the nation for 5 years; a dance studio that has seen hundreds of dancers on its floors; a pre-professional dance program that has created 12+ original productions on city stages; and now, Bez. Their years of experience as touring musicians, producers of artistic work, mentors of emerging artists and curators of first-class concert presentations, uniquely qualifies them to oversee this burgeoning creative community that is Bez Arts Hub.. Sandy is also a dancer, the author of 2 books (BARE- The Misplaced Art of Grieving and Dancing and Off the Map) and continues as director of Dance Barn Studio and as Creative Director at Bez. Russ is an active Performing Musical Professional and is the Artistic Director at Bez.

Pedro Mota

Pedro Mota

Pedro was born in Mexico City and now resides in Vancouver Canada. His studies include the classical program at the Mexico Conservatory of Music, contemporary music at Fermatta Mexico and the the Jazz program at Capilano University among other institutions. In 2008 he joined the Sound Design for Visual Media program at the prestigious Vancouver Film School where he discovered a passion for photography, videography and the merging of the audiovisual arts which eventually inspired him and his wife to found their creative production house Aplauso Studios. His multi instrumental ability and wide vocal range has opened doors to be a part of great musical projects, some of the most important being LOCARNO, the BC WORLD MUSIC COLLECTIVE , WORSHIP CENTRAL CANADA and FARO.

Today he is an accomplished musician, instructor and producer and he continues to grow in his faith, as a husband and as an artist.

Dwight Friesen

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Dwight is a dad, husband, photographer, graphic designer (CGD), author, media scholar (PhD) and Bruce Cockburn fan that together with his family has traveled, lived and studied around the world. His passion to understand theology and culture led him to explore media/cinema in Scotland and India and he's keen to share what he's learned with emerging creatives. Oh, and he is co-creator of a TV show about buying used cars.


Guest Mentors

JORDAN KLASSEN

Jordan Klassen

Jordan is a hard-working and accomplished singer, songwriter and producer. He is the recipient of several FACTOR Grants and has toured throughout Europe, Australia, Canada, and the United States, becoming widely known for his well-crafted arrangements and nuanced songwriting. To date, he has garnered almost 10 million streams worldwide.

Jon Anderson

Jon Anderson

Jon is a singer-songwriter turned music engineer and producer. He is the owner of his own studio Protection Island Recording and has engineered albums for some of BC’s notable artists such as Jordan Klassen, Andy Shauf, Twin Bandit, North Atlantic Explorers and many others.Coming at recording as an artist and musician first has given Jonathan a unique understanding of the process and makes him an adept and creative collaborator.

Don McLeod

Don McLeod

Don is a originally a singer-songwriter and producer, having spent decades in the music industry in many different areas as a music professional. He has been a mentor for the Peak Performance Project, has written songs for television and now spend much of his time as an actor on film sets.

Brett Ziegler

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Brett is a seasoned musician who plays everything from piano to Saxophone, to melodica and more. He has played with numerous bands and artists and is currently part of the house band at The Harrison Hotel Copper Room, learning more than 1,000 cover tunes in order to do so.

 
 

SAY HELLO!

Thanks for stopping by the online home of the Bez Arts Hub. Please introduce yourself. Planning an event or production? Looking for a site to film a scene for a movie? Want to connect about the arts? Be on our mailing list? Please say so.

You're always welcome to come on by but we read our emails too, at least after coffee. Before you go, take a look around and notice where the light is shining in.

 

All best,

The Bez Arts peeps

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BEZ ARTS HUB is home to
DANCE BARN STUDIO

For 17 years Dance Barn Studio has been offering dance training in Langley, BC and surrounding areas. Check out the styles and unique classes we offer and SIGN UP NOW for fall 2019 so you don't miss a spot!

BEZ ARTS HUB is also home to MIRROR ARTS programs in DANCE, FILM, & MUSIC

Mirror Arts programs provide foundational skills training, creative mentorship and interactive thought, all grounded in contemporary culture and Christian faith. Join a community of young creatives and seasoned veterans ready to collaborate and invest in you.