Theatre

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Margaret Atwood’s "Pauline" triumphs in Vancouver despite power outage

Opera lovers know tragedy and comedy are deeply entwined, but none could have imagined what happened on opening night.
The Knights of Camelot—Monty Python's Spamalot. Photo by David Cooper.

Spamalot brings out the best of Monty Python humour

In addition to memorable Monty Python scenes, Spamalot mixes in original numbers parodying the Broadway musical genre.
Andrew Wheeler and Emmelia Gordon in PROUD at the Firehall Arts Centre

Stephen Harper wittily skewered in "Proud" at Firehall Arts Centre

Michael Healy’s "Proud" is a brilliant, no-punches-pulled, SNL skit that takes Canadian theatre to a whole new level.

Three thumbs up for Shattered Cabaret

“Weird” was a word on the lips of most everyone leaving the York Theatre Tuesday night, but you’d think they’d come expressly to get their dose of it.

Underbelly is a must-see

Jayson McDonald brings his award-winning show to the Vancity Culture Lab until March 30.
Chelsea Hotel returns to The Firehall Arts Theatre

Chelsea Hotel makes a confident return to Firehall

Chelsea Hotel is confident in two ways: it starts with one of the greatest poet/musicians this country has produced, and it doesn’t bore us by reminding us how deep and significant Cohen is.
The Cultch presents "Whose Life is it Anyway?"

Powerful performances in "Whose Life is it Anyway?" at the Cultch

The Cultch presents a powerful "Whose Life is it Anyway?" about having the freedom to choose to die.

Laff Riot at Chutzpah’s “My Son the Waiter, a Jewish Tragedy”

Brad Zimmerman presents his one-man show as part of the Chutzpah Festival at the Norman and Annette Rothstein Theatre and it’s a blast. Zimmerman turns a combination of standup routines and hilarious...

Tara Cheyenne Performance premieres Porno Death Cult at the Firehall Arts Centre

Dance/theatre artist Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg lends pathos and a wicked sense of humour to the big questions like why we’re here and who’s looking out for us. Her new solo work, Porno Death Cult,...

Chutzpah Festival ready to roar with dance, music, theatre and comedy

What's to come in the annual Jewish cultural festival?