Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

Bard on the Beach: Much Ado About Nothing


Thursday, June 10th, 2010 — 1:32pm PDT
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Bard on the Beach has returned this summer to once again present top-notch performances in Vancouver’s most stunning setting. Starting June 12, Much Ado About Nothing will take to the main stage to open up the season. Romance and matchmaking abound when the men return victorious from war. While friends devise merry plots to trick […]

2010 Jessie Awards: Nominees Announced


Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 — 7:40pm PDT
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The Jessie Awards (for theatre achievements in Vancouver) will take place June 21st, 2010. Tonight in a special ceremony the nominees for the 28th annual event were announced. Photo credit: dmealiffe on Flickr Ryan Beil has been nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role (Large Theatre) for his performances in Billy […]

Theatre Profile: Stripes: The Mystery Circus


Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 — 1:00pm PDT
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This week’s Theatre Profile and ticket giveaway features Stripes: The Mystery Circus – a “radically unique one woman show celebrating the comic circus of life.” Stripes: The Mystery Circus is a play about an audition that humorously and touchingly goes awry. Stripes is a delightful theatrical spectacle that invites you to “map your imagination, chart […]

Theatre Profile: The Buddy Holly Story at The Arts Club


Thursday, May 20th, 2010 — 2:00pm PDT
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Zachary Stevenson in the Arts Club’sBuddy: The Buddy Holly Story Photo by Tim Matheson The Arts Club presents Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story at the Stanley Theatre on now until July 12, 2010. It’s the world’s most successful rock ‘n’ roll musical and has been viewed by more than 20 million people across the globe. […]

Theatre Profile: Godspell at Pacific Theatre


Monday, May 17th, 2010 — 11:00am PDT
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Hoping to be able to catch up to all the theatre action in Vancouver I have new weekly “Theatre Profile” series. This week’s feature plus ticket giveaway is for Pacific Theatre’s production of Godspell. Singing! Dancing! Sheep! Goats! Thou shalt be thrilled! Pacific Theatre and Theatre at TWU are delighted to celebrate the greatest story […]

Refuge of Lies at Pacific Theatre


Monday, April 19th, 2010 — 8:05am PDT
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Refuge of Lies Until May 1 Pacific Theatre Contributed by Michelle Kim The play, Refuge of Lies, is based on the real-life story of UBC botany instructor Jacob Luitjens who, in 1992, at the age of seventy-two-years of age, was accused of having collaborated with the Nazis in Holland during World War Two. Vancouver playwright […]