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Musical "Heathers" at The York: teen angst with a body count
High school heart throb turns suicidal in rock musical "Heathers"
Jan 14th, 2016
Margaret Atwood’s "Pauline" triumphs in Vancouver despite power outage
Opera lovers know tragedy and comedy are deeply entwined, but none could have imagined what happened on opening night.
May 24th, 2014
Three thumbs up for Shattered Cabaret
“Weird” was a word on the lips of most everyone leaving the York Theatre Tuesday night, but you’d think they’d come expressly to get their dose of it.
Apr 3rd, 2014
City Opera to bring life of poet Pauline Johnson to the stage
A new opera by author Margaret Atwood and composer Tobin Stokes will premiere in May 2014.
Jan 3rd, 2014
Giggles galore at Jack and the Beanstalk: An East Van Panto
Review of Jack and the Beanstalk: An East Van Panto at the newly restored York Theatre
Dec 6th, 2013
Arts Summit takes on urban planning
Vancouver has a long tradition of including arts spaces in re-developments.
Jun 25th, 2010