Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

Vancouver History: The Orpheum


Monday, October 11th, 2010 — 2:00pm PDT
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For over 80 years the Orpheum theatre on Granville Street has been far more than an iconic neon sign. Hosting concerts, comedy showcases, the VSO, and even my high school commencement ceremony, this gorgeous venue is an magnificent slice of Vancouver history. The Orpheum 1929 – VPL Accession Number: 11035. Photographer: Leonard Frank. “All around […]

Vancouver Fringe Festival 2010: Dead Man’s Cell Phone & Raccoonery


Wednesday, September 8th, 2010 — 11:00am PDT
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Today’s Vancouver International Fringe Festival ticket giveaway is in support of two seperate productions. Racoonery Written & Performed by Morgan Brayton “I hope you will come and see my new show. It is a collection of comedic character monologues interspersed with songs. I wear costumes. I think you’ll like it. I can tell you are […]

Vancouver Fringe Festival 2010: Johnny Tomorrow and the Way of the Planetarium


Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 — 9:00am PDT
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Today’s ticket giveaway for the Vancouver International Fringe Festival is for Johnny Tomorrow and the Way of the Planetarium by Michael Unger. “Johnny Tomorrow takes you on a journey to the stars inside the star theatre, and back in time over the 40 year history of the H.R. Macmillan Planetarium. He’s searching for answers to […]

Vancouver Fringe Festival 2010: The Exquisite Hour & Dr Horrible’s Sing-Along


Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 — 5:02pm PDT
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Continuing my Vancouver International Fringe Festival series I have tickets available for two more productions coming up this month. The Exquisite Hour by Stewart Lemoine Directed by Julie McIsaac, featuring Josue Laboucane and Nevada Yates Robart Carousel Theatre Studio 1411 Cartwright Street (on Granville Island), Vancouver “Are you satisfied with what you know?” A seemingly […]

Vancouver Fringe Festival 2010: The Boy Who Had A Mother


Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 — 10:35am PDT
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The Vancouver International Fringe Festival launches next week with over 600 performances from 83 shows at over two dozen venues around the city. From September 9th until the 19th Fringe will host shows from pop-up “Bring Your Own Venues” outdoors around Vancouver to seven main stages. The Boy Who Had A Mother will be performed […]

Grease in Vancouver: Pre-Sale Code


Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 — 10:11am PDT
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Grease is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, hot on the heals of Disney’s The Lion King (that broke box-office records for Vancouver and Canada during its run). Grease was Time Magazine’s 2007 pick for “#1 musical of the year” and will be rockin’ its way across the country in this new production, […]