Theatre

The pursuit of happiness: Ignorance premieres at The Cultch

Ignorance, a production from the Old Trouts Puppet Workshop, is a whimsical and sarcastic puppet documentary for adults on the pursuit of happiness.

Film Review: We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin is a striking portrayal of grief and guilt. From the novel by Lionel Shriver, Lynne Ramsay creates an elegantly composed and thought provoking film.

PuSh Festival's "El Pasado" reflects on struggles of a generation in Argentina

Argentine theatrical director Mariano Pensotti play"El pasado es un animal grotesco" follows the lives of four people, reflecting on self-discovery and uncertainty.

Seeing Red: a play about American painter Mark Rothko at the Vancouver Playhouse

“What do you see?” demands Rothko. “And how does it make you feel?”

PuSh Festival's opening gala party at the Waldorf: photos

Musicians, dancers, artists and culture-lovers gathered at the Waldorf to kick off the PuSh Festival.

Theatre schools and Vancouver Board School unite to repair Carleton School House

Tomorrow Vancouver Board School andeducational theatre companies will announce the launch of a fundraising campaign to remodel and inhabit the heritage building, Carleton School House.

Big hair and big talent at Hairspray musical comedy

The sounds of "Good Morning Baltimore" filled my ears with its rapturous emotions as I sat down to enjoy Hairspray at the Stanley Alliance Theatre. This musical comedy, presented by the Arts Club...

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.

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...

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...