Win Bard on the Beach Fireworks Tickets


Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 — 1:44pm PST
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Bard on the Beach returns this summer, with the white tents at Vanier Park hosting the award-winning Shakespeare Festival from June 4th until September 26th. With such a spectacular location, they are bringing back their very special Bard-B-Q fireworks package with tickets to a show, dinner, and private fireworks viewing for the Honda Celebration of Light.

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Starting at 5:00pm on July 25th, July 29th, and August 5th, the Bard-B-Q package include tickets to The Comedy of Errors or Shakespeare’s Rebel followed by a delicious salmon barbecue and delectable desserts, complimentary tea and coffee. The evening culminates with a private view of the spectacular fireworks off English Bay. Tickets start at $95 for the whole package. Call the Bard Box Office at 604-739-0559 or (toll free) 1-877-739-0559 or order online through the Bard website.

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Ben Elliott (Antipholus), Dawn Petten (Dromio). THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, 2015. Photo & Image Design: David Cooper & Emily Cooper

Win Bard on the Beach Fireworks Tickets

I have a four pack of Bard-B-Q tickets to give away for The Comedy of Errors on July 29th! Enjoy a night out with three friends, dinner, and the beautiful fireworks from the shores of Vanier Park. Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment with your favourite Shakespeare quote (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win @BardontheBeach #BardBQFireworks tickets from @Miss604 http://ow.ly/P6Qxt

I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Must be 19+. Follow Bard on the Beach on Facebook and Twitter.

Bard on the Beach is one of Canada’s largest not-for-profit, professional Shakespeare festivals. Established in 1990, Bard is an annual summer festival with a mission to perform, explore and celebrate the genius of William Shakespeare surrounded by the natural beauty of Vancouver, British Columbia. Play performances run Tuesday through Sunday with matinees on selected weekends and weekdays. All evening performances start at 7:30pm.

Update The winner is @ArieleNorth!

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168 comments

  1. Janice M says:

    “This above all; to thine own self be true” . Words to live by.

  2. Don Foran says:

    “Since mine own doors refuse to entertain me,
    I’ll knock elsewhere, to see if they’ll disdain me”
    ― William Shakespeare, The Comedy of Errors

  3. Randy Walberg says:

    If music be the food of love; play on.

  4. Rachel says:

    “If music be the food of love, play on” – Twelfth Night

  5. Janet Y.J. Kong says:

    We know what we are, but know not what we may be.

  6. “All the world’s a stage / and all the men and women merely players. / They have their exits and their entrances / And one man in his time plays many parts” – As You Like It

  7. Kanchana Walberg says:

    Can one desire too much of a good thing? – As You Like It

  8. Luc says:

    “If music be the food of love, play on”
    Twelfth Night

  9. Dayna Wilson says:

    July 29th is my 30th birthday, this’d be a great way to spend it!

    “Though she is little, she be fierce” – framed in my daughter’s bedroom.

  10. Jason says:

    “Have more than you show, speak less than you know” – King Lear

  11. Jason says:

    a horse a horse my kingdom for a horse…King Richard

  12. Lindsay Simmons says:

    We know what we are, but know not what we may be.

  13. Reen says:

    Lord, what fools these mortals be!

  14. Elizabeth B says:

    “We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep” The Tempest

  15. Linda says:

    Neither a borrower nor a lender be.

  16. bjh says:

    Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

  17. George says:

    ‘Tis the mind that makes the body rich“

  18. dee says:

    Et tu, Brute?

  19. Amy says:

    My favourite is actually a line from sonnet 18:
    Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate.

  20. Stephanie says:

    “The earth has music for those who listen.”

  21. Katy says:

    The undiscovered country from whose bourn
    No traveller returns

  22. Steve says:

    “Out, damn’d spot!”

  23. Laura says:

    “Brevity is the soul of wit”

  24. Ali says:

    “Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.”

  25. Hayley says:

    How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.

  26. Kam says:

    “Good Night, Good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow” – Romeo and Juliet

  27. Rajbinder Kaur says:

    “The worst is not, So long as we can say, ‘This is the worst.’ ” . King Lear Quote (Act IV, Scene I). (@BinderKaur2)

  28. Eileen says:

    To be or not to be… -Hamlet

  29. Kim Rees says:

    To Be or not to be, that is the question ~ Hamlet

  30. Rebecca says:

    To be, or not to be: that is the question

  31. Ron F. says:

    In jest, there is truth.. King Lear

  32. Lorena Grande says:

    Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon ’em.
    (Twelfth Night)

  33. Oliver says:

    “Can one desire too much of a good thing?”

  34. Cathie DeForge says:

    Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. (Twelfth Night)

  35. Shirley Weir says:

    To thine own self be true. (Polonius from Hamlet)

  36. sonia says:

    No legacy is so rich as honesty.

  37. Lisa Martin says:

    To be or not to be, that is the question

  38. kristy says:

    “Lord, what fools these mortals be!”
    ― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

  39. Bonnie R says:

    To be or not to be, that is the question…

  40. Lisa says:

    “Though she be but little, she is fierce!”

  41. Klara says:

    No legacy is so rich as honesty.

  42. Lyn says:

    A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse!

  43. Mo says:

    “The course of true love never did run smooth.”

  44. Ariel C says:

    to be or not to be, that is the question

  45. Alice H. says:

    To be or not to be

  46. Debbie S says:

    “Though she is little, she be fierce”

  47. Branka says:

    To be or not to be, that is the question

  48. Kathe says:

    Have more than you show, speak less than you know.

  49. Greg says:

    Tis the east, and Juliet is the sun

  50. JC says:

    “Lord what fools these mortals be.” –Puck, A Misummer Night’s Dream

  51. Trish says:

    “Aye, there’s the rub”… 🙂

  52. Lisa G says:

    “It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves”

  53. Natalie says:

    To be or not to be -hamlet

  54. Athena says:

    We are such stuff
    As dreams are made on, and our little life
    Is rounded with a sleep.
    ~ Prospero, “The Tempest”

  55. Websturr says:

    “If music be the food of love, play on”
    Twelfth Night

  56. kay says:

    Tis the east, and juliet is the sun

  57. Ali Scott says:

    We know what we are, but know not what we may be.

  58. Pansy says:

    “Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once..”

  59. Zoe says:

    And though she but little, she is fierce!

  60. Linda Webster says:

    “No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

  61. Christina says:

    “Go wisely and slowly. Those who rush stumble and fall.”
    -William Shakespeare

  62. Debbie F says:

    What a piece of work is a man!

  63. Lisa M says:

    Have more than you show, Speak less than you know 🙂

  64. Mercedes D says:

    If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die? And if you wrong us, shall we not revenge? (The Merchant of Venice)

  65. Greg says:

    All the world’s a stage.

  66. kellie Nehring says:

    It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

  67. Janice says:

    “T’is neither here nor there”.

  68. Lillian says:

    …there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

  69. Mary says:

    “Like as the waves make towards the pebbl’d shore, so do our minutes, hasten to their end.”

  70. Annie M says:

    Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow,
    That I shall say good night till it be morrow.
    – Romeo & Juliet

  71. Alan Huang says:

    knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.

  72. Julia says:

    Who could refrain,
    That had a heart to love, and in that heart
    Courage to make love known?
    – Macbeth

  73. Lindsey M says:

    O, when she’s angry, she is keen and shrewd!
    She was a vixen when she went to school;
    And though she be but little, she is fierce.

  74. Mag says:

    To be, or not to be, that is the question

  75. Spike says:

    “Et tu Brute?” -Julius Caesar

  76. Michael says:

    “Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.” – Love’s Labour’s Lost

  77. Am says:

    What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.

  78. Juliana Galbiatti says:

    “The golden age is before us, not behind us”
    William Shakespeare

  79. Julia says:

    “Mine eyes smell onions” – Lafeu, in All’s Well that Ends Well

  80. DB says:

    I scorn you, scurvy companion!
    2 Henry IV (2.4.115)

  81. Teresa K says:

    To be or not to be.

  82. Janet says:

    “To be, or not to be: that is the question”
    Hamlet

  83. vince says:

    “Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast.”
    Romeo and Juliet

  84. Katherine says:

    “We came into the world like brother and brother,
    And now let’s go hand in hand, not one before another.”
    <>

  85. Marsalie says:

    To be or not to be, that is the question.

  86. Said the action to the word and the word to the action.

  87. Mila M. says:

    “And though she be but little, she is fierce.”
    – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    My future tattoo 🙂

  88. Christine W says:

    Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?

  89. Madeline Laberge says:

    “Good wine is a good familiar creature, if it be well used”

    Othello

  90. Iain says:

    There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.

  91. Emilia says:

    Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind and therefore winged Cupid it’s painted blind – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

  92. Dilara says:

    Lord, what fools these mortals be!

  93. Michelle Reid says:

    Shall I compare thee to a summers day

  94. Kristiina Hayes says:

    Good wine is a good familiar creature, if it be well used ~~ Othello

  95. Jovita says:

    All the world ‘s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts. (As You Like it)

  96. Barb Snelgrove says:

    “If music be the food of love, play on” – Twelfth Night

  97. Angela says:

    “Don’t waste your love on somebody, who doesn’t value it.”
    ― William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

  98. Sunshine H says:

    Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

  99. Benjamin says:

    “Cry “Havoc,” and let slip the dogs of war”. – Julius Caesar; Act III, Scene I.

  100. Sherry F says:

    There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so. Hamlet

  101. Charlena says:

    And thought she be but little, she is FIERCE!

  102. lor says:

    If music be the food of love, play on.

  103. Jug says:

    To be or not to be…

  104. Michelle W says:

    To thine own self be true

  105. wen says:

    “Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind.”

  106. Leanne S says:

    “There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so”.

  107. Maureen says:

    This above all: to thine own self be true.

  108. Donald says:

    “We know what we are, but know not what we may be.”

  109. cindy says:

    lover and madman have such seethig brains

  110. Lucie B says:

    “This above all; to thine own self be true.”

  111. Lyn says:

    from KING LEAR:
    When we were born we cry that we are come
    To this great stage of fools.

  112. matthew m says:

    “Brevity is the soul of wit”

  113. Timothy Dy Guani says:

    Expectation is the root of all heartache

  114. Mike B says:

    Neither a borrower nor a lender be 😉

  115. Gary says:

    “Nothing will come of nothing: speak again.”

  116. trevor says:

    “Can one desire too much of a good thing?” – As You Like It

  117. susannah says:

    From All’s Well That Ends Well:: “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

  118. Graeme says:

    To be or not to be, that is the question.

  119. Megan says:

    “Out, damned spot! out, I say!”

  120. Christine Campbell says:

    “It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.” – MacBeth

  121. Hannah says:

    There is no darkness but ignorance.

  122. Shirley says:

    O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo?

  123. Rino says:

    “Out, damn’d spot!”

  124. Tania says:

    Neither a borrower nor a lender be

  125. Katie G says:

    Nothing will come of nothing

  126. Albert says:

    “To be or not to be… that is the question”

  127. Lael says:

    If you prick us, do we not bleed? if you tickle us, do we not laugh? if you poison us, do we not die? and if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?” Merchant of Venice

  128. Scott Podwinski says:

    “There live not three good men unhanged in England: and one of them is fat.” – Falstaff, in King Henry IV

  129. Laura Nault says:

    Though she is little, she be fierce

  130. Darcy says:

    To be or not to be…that is the question.

  131. Lori M says:

    If music be the food of love, play on!

  132. Michelle says:

    “When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions” Hamlet.

  133. Julian says:

    “We are such stuff as dreams are made on.”

  134. RUBY says:

    “The earth has music for those who listen.”

  135. Gurinder says:

    “to be or not to be”

  136. Nancy says:

    “The earth has music for those who listen.”

  137. Heidi says:

    If music be the food of love; play on.

  138. Jeff S says:

    Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

  139. Patrick F says:

    “Friends Romans Countrymen, I come to bury Ceasar not to praise him.”… “The evil that men do lives after them the good is oft interred with this bones.”

  140. Jennifer says:

    Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

  141. tammy says:

    “Out, damn’d spot!”

  142. Alex says:

    “To be, or not to be, that is the question” – from the famous Hamlet

  143. Justine says:

    It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

  144. Dianne says:

    where fore art thou romeo

  145. Jao says:

    Hell is empty and all the devils are here.

  146. Gary says:

    Out out damn spot!

  147. Daisy says:

    “If music be the food of love, play on.” – Twelfth Night

  148. jessica eapen says:

    “Out, damn’d spot!”

  149. Jen says:

    “We are such stuff
    As dreams are made on;”
    – The Tempest

  150. Wally says:

    Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow – Macbeth

  151. Marina Petruzzelli says:

    Hear my soul speak: The very instant that I saw you, did. My heart fly to your service – The Tempest

  152. Shirley says:

    “There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”

  153. Maryanne says:

    All the world’s a stage!

  154. linda says:

    “To be, or not to be, that is the question.”

  155. Bryan says:

    They lie deadly that tell you you have good faces .
    Coriolanus

  156. Samantha T says:

    No, sir, I do not bite my thumb at you, sir, but I bite my thumb!

  157. Rob M says:

    Double, double toil and trouble,
    Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.

  158. Linda says:

    “Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.”

  159. Darlene says:

    “The course of true love never did run smooth” – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

  160. Renfrew says:

    Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments.

  161. Dora says:

    It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

  162. Stephanie says:

    Thou knowest the mask of night is on my face. Else a maiden blush would bepaint my cheeks for what thou hast said tonight.

  163. Shayna says:

    “I bite my thumb at you”

  164. tabby says:

    If music be the food of love, play on.

  165. Denise says:

    It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.

  166. Amanda M says:

    No legacy is so rich as honesty.

  167. Manveet says:

    The earth has music for those who listen

  168. shenaz says:

    “Have more than you show, speak less than you know” – King Lear

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