Theatre

Fiddler on the Roof comes to The Centre in Vancouver

Timeless classic is a grand mix of music, drama, comedy, dance and romance -- and the performance does it justice.

Provocative "Prodigals" to hit the stage in May

Six young underachievers find their world of drinking, sarcasm and missed opportunities flipped upside down when a former friend returns from Toronto to testify at a local trial.

Ganbare Japan!, a charity concert for a hard-hit nation

Vancouver's artistic community turns out in force to raise money for victims of Japan's earthquake and Tsunami.

Less Sixties social commentary and more Seventies sitcom, The Graduate unsatisfies

Heavy-handed play fails to do justice to original film, despite some excellent performances by cast.

Riverdance brings Irish dance fusion to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre

Riverdance opened at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre April 7 to a sell out crowd. It's always a pleasant surprise to find a show that delivers so much more than expected. Such was the case for...

A play about a gay hate crime and murder to debut in Vancouver

Locally produced play, My Funny Valentine, examines the tragic murder of gay teen.  Do you happen to remember the murder of a young 15 year old boy by the name of Lawrence King? It is a story...

Comedian Maz Jobrani brings stereotype-smashing jokes to Vancouver

"Every time they show us on TV, they always show the crazy guy burning a flag, going, 'Death to America!'" joked Iranian-American comedian Maz Jobrani in a stand-up routine. "Just once, I...

Fiddler on the Roof at the Centre

 “Without our traditions, our lives would be as shaky as...as a FIDDLER ON THE ROOF,” announces Tevye, a humble milkman from the Russian village of Anatevka. And so begins a tale of love and...

Cavalia under the white big top at Olympic Village

Cavalia is an extraordinary show blending breath-taking balancing acts, aerial acrobatics, and inspiring live music and vocals, with the beauty and grace of horses. Tuesday night's premier...

Legally Blonde, the Musical

When I was offered an opportunity to attend the opening of the musical "Legally Blonde, the Musical" I have to admit my expectations weren’t all that high. A musical based on a film that was...