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NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

Community Report - Pacific

Listen to NOW with Dave Brown weekdays 9 to 11 a.m. Eastern to find out what's happening in your community! Tune in weekly to hear from our community reporters across the country bringing you information on events and happenings in the blind and partially sighted community across Canada. Click here for more reports in other regions: Atlantic, Central and West.

Amy Amantea smiles as she speaks into a radio microphone.

Amy Amantea

Vancouver

An artist, actor and advocate for persons with disabilities, Amy spends her time volunteering in the community, enhancing accessibility and creating awareness around sight loss. She plans to experience all that life has to offer! Amy lives in Vancouver and reports on the British Columbia region.  

Recent Reports:

December 22, 2021

In this report, Amy gave us an update on Translink's efforts to enhance accessibility Vancouver bus stops, she told us about a modern radio adaptation of the classic story "A Christmas Carol" which you can get on YouTube and how new Covid restrictions will likely impact live events like comedy shows.
 

 

MORE DETAILS:

Topic 1:  Translink and accessibility at Vancouver bus stops

https://www.translink.ca/

 

Topic 2:  A Christmas Carol – A Radio Play

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPDCRWLWrbk

 

Topic 3: Laugh In The New Year - Live Stand Up Comedy New Year's Eve 2022 

Date: December 31
Cost: $65 Tickets Include Dinner, Show Admission & a Complimentary Glass of Champagne or Sparkling Water.
Showtimes:  7:00pm (Dinner 6:00pm) and 9:45pm (Dinner 8:45pm) 
Location: ChiChi's Grill, 117 West Pender Street, Vancouver
Contact:   www.rawsomecomedy.com