I once wrote a brief history of burlesque in Vancouver even though the form is still alive and kicking in this town. Such is evident in the opening of Shine: A Burlesque Musical at the Waterfront theatre on Granville Island. SHINE: A Burlesque Musical is a tassel-twirling original musical about an infamous burlesque theatre and […]
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Earlier this month I previewed a few upcoming events that all ages can enjoy for free throughout the city this summer. I’m excited to add to the list Carousel Theatre’s presentation of Macbeth, which will run on the Performance Works Outdoor Stage on Granville Island form July 31st until August 15th. A haunting tragedy of […]
A few month ago I caught the Arts Club production of Altar Boyz on tour in Surrey and had a great time. They’re back again this summer for a stay at the Arts Club’s Granville Island stage and I have two tickets to give away to one lucky reader. Since it’s Monday, and the Altar […]
The following was contributed by Miss604.com guest theatre blogger, Megan Stewart Bill, the inspiration for this one-woman play, might have said, â€œThat was nice, Andrea,â€ and kissed his granddaughter on the cheek. â€œHe certainly appreciated the arts,â€ said playwright and actor Andrea Loewen, the creative force behind Silk Threads, following an affectionate tribute to her […]
Since my first Bard on the Beach contest was such a smashing success, I’ve teamed up with them once again to offer a special afternoon for a lucky reader and a guest. By leaving a comment on this post you’ll be entered to win two tickets (reserved seats) to The Comedy of Errors presented June […]