theatre review

Theatre under the Stars: Oliver!

THEATRE REVIEW: TUTS plays up the rustic charms of 'Oliver' in the park

Perhaps my expectations were set a trifle high; I mean, the Act 1 onstage rainstorm (BC Wildfire Services really needs to know of this marvel) was mind-blowing.
Erin E. Walker as Tracy Turnblad

'Hairspray' flaunts plenty of style but offers little substance

Like a bulbous beehive, Theatre Under the Stars’ 'Hairspray' has an impressive exterior with an empty space at its core.
The cast of Red Rock Diner. Photo credit: Emily Cooper

Multi-talented cast of Red Rock Diner shine in nostalgic 50s tribute

'Red Rock Diner' full of non-stop song and dance in a variety show tribute to legendary local DJ.
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.

Death of a Salesman maintains timeless message

Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman takes audiences on a journey bred from the American Dream and the lies that its believers tell themselves.