Theatre

Arts Club's Blood Brothers takes on "nature vs nurture" in a folky pop-rock musical

Blood Brothers, the musical declared a fave even by musical-haters, runs till Dec. 13 at the Granville Island Stage.

Passive negligence of the arts no longer an option, says Vision Vancouver

2011 Vancouver Municipal election: Party has renewed its promise to create new artists' spaces and ease bylaw and zoning rules. But with costs rising, will it make a difference for artists?

Ronnie Burkett's Theatre of Marionettes explores the Apocalypse in Penny Plain

Ronne Burkett'sTheatre of Marionettes creates magical theatre with Penny Plain.

Top Vancouver events for Nov 3 - 6

This week, South Hilll Inside Stories, An Evening with David Suzuki, and a dialogue on Building the Network are our top picks. These events deal with community and the impact we have on our...

Us and Them: a provocative play by Headlines Theatre

Us and Them started off with a rousing and riveting montage of images of global riots projected on a large screen with the ensemble cast of actors taking out their collective anger and frustration on...

Vancouver Opera steps it up with Jerome Robbins' original choreography in West Side Story

When you put four geniuses together to create a musical based on the play of another genius, you get a piece of work that will remain relevant and compelling forever. West Side Story, produced by the...

Pulitzer Prize winning musical Next to Normal by Vancouver Arts Club shines spotlight on bipolar disorder

Fragmented psyches sing out in a moving, compelling performance of a disturbing and important work.

Top Vancouver events for Sept 15 - 18

This post took a while to do, and I think that's a good indication that there's a lot going on in Vancouver this weekend. So I'll keep this short. My only news is that we're losing yet another Bee...

Vancouver Fringe Festival forays into opera with the captivating "Trouble in Tahiti"

Leonard Bernstein's gorgeous music beautifully sung, universal themes about relationships and societal norms:who could ask for anything more?

Top events around town this Labour Day weekend

We don't know how this happened, but September is practically here. These upcoming events look good, however, so all is not lost. Maybe we're just sad because Honey Bee Steve is going to be...