Theatre

Vancouver band Bleating Hearts wields much emotional insight

This Vancouver band really bleats.

Norma and Richard Bonynge Celebrate Vancouver Opera’s 50th

Two-timing tenor causes all the fuss as opera creates Norma manga, passes out memory sticks to the media, and blogs the night away.

Carousel Theatre Presents The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

From the playwright who wrote the hit production Peter Pan, Carousel Theatre is proud to present a rollicking comedy for the whole family.

Striptease in "Vegas North"

Some people assume that learning about history is a boring exercise focused on memorizing names and dates that famous men did famous things. But an entertaining and engaging new book by Becki Ross, Bu

after the quake

Based on “Honey Pie” and “Superfrog Saves Tokyo” From the novel after the quake by Haruki Murakami Adapted for the stage by Frank Galati   Directed by Craig Hall and Richard Wolfe Previews Nov....

May the Volunteer Force Be With You

Thirty years ago, Tom Dyer let a girlfriend drag him to a play at the Metro Theatre. Since then, he hasn’t missed a single show. On the opening night of Arsenic and Old Lace, Dyer stands behind...

Rent

When playwright, author and musician Jonathan Larson passed away of a mysterious, misdiagnosed condition on the eve before the debut of his provocative musical, Rent, in 1996, the world lost a...

Eugene Onegin: His Callousness Leads Him to Regret

It is silent on this Saturday night in the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver. People shift around on their chairs, waiting eagerly for the show to begin. Finally the lights go out, the audience...

Valley of the Ashes

"The boy and narrator" from Valley of the Ashes, pictured in the photo above. For more info, see "Calendar" in left hand column and read our preview by following this link.

Grassroots Theatre Production Grows Local Talent

Conceived in the studios, cellars and back alleys of East Vancouver, The Valley of Ashes was first staged on two snowy November evenings in 2007 to sold out audiences. Back by popular demand, as they...