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Keys weekly piano bar on Bute brings out the showtune fanatic in us all
“And I’m telling you, I’m not going!" The swooping melody from Dreamgirls helped secure Jennifer Hudson an Oscar for her vocal acrobatics. But the powerhouse vocals filling the room aren’t J-Hud’s:...
Oct 14th, 2016
Long & McQuade: music lessons that rock
"Social interaction speeds up the learning curve, adding a sense of musical diversity & friendly competition," says Long&McQuade Drumline instructor, Nick Stecz.
Jul 28th, 2015
Fine acting and assured artistic team propels "Miss Shakespeare"
Speaking your truth under a reign of oppression delivered in catchy musical theatre form.
May 9th, 2015
Lots of Pizzazz in "Flashdance" at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
"Flashdance - The Musical" offers glitz and action at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre until November 16th.
Nov 12th, 2014
Schtick-filled Urinetown abounds with hilarity at The Firehall Arts Centre
Singing and dancing their hearts out in a parody of environmental disaster. L-R Chris Lam, Rosie Simon, Meghan Gardiner, & Anton Lipovetsky in Urinetown The Musical Photo: David Cooper
Nov 4th, 2014
Theatre Under the Stars sparkles with two movie hits made into musicals
Legally Blonde: The Musical and Shrek compete.
Jun 26th, 2014
Simplicity and Sheer Talent serve as the inspiration behind the Vancouver production of Nine
Twenty-three women, one aspiring filmmaker and a 10 piece orchestra make beautiful music together as part of the Vancouver production of Nine, playing at Performance Works on Granville Island until Ju
Jun 4th, 2010
Bat Boy: The Musical reviewed and recommended
Bat Boy: The Musical opened last Friday night at the Norman Rothstein Theatre, delighting an audience that laughed from start to finish. It's a freaky, hilarious, cult rock opera, somewhere between...
Linda Solomon Wood
Apr 10th, 2010