Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

Les Miserables and Pre-Show Dining on South Granville


Thursday, May 21st, 2009 — 8:35am PST
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After we finished our meals my non-smoking husband sat back in his chair and said, “I’m going to need a cigar.” We were enjoying the tastes, sights, and sounds of the New Orleans-style restaurant Ouisi Bistro since it came highly recommended by the good folks I follow on Twitter. Located just two blocks from The […]

Bard on the Beach Contest


Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 — 9:00am PST
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Update: This contest has been completed but I have another for the Comedy of Errors over at this link until June 24, 2009. Over the last 20 years Bard on the Beach been a fantastic part of summer in Vancouver as it combines a night of Shakespearean theatre with gorgeous mountain views as a backdrop […]

Salome and Blogger Night at the Opera


Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 — 10:32am PST
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It’s opening night of Salome at the Vancouver Opera and I’ll be covering the evening on my site and Twitter along with Raul, Tanya, Tris, and Kimli. This is the final performance of the season and I’ve been lucky enough to attend every production by the Vancouver Opera this year. Mlada Khudoley (Salome), John Mac […]

Les Miserables at the Arts Club


Friday, April 17th, 2009 — 2:50pm PST
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Thanks to Susan Boyle, a contestant on the TV show Britain’s Got Talent our local production of Les Misérables has seen a increase in ticket sales. The Arts Club Theatre Company would like to give Susan Boyle her first kiss. Over the past three days, ticket sales have doubled for their production of Les Misérables, […]

Review: The C-Word


Friday, April 10th, 2009 — 10:23am PST
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Our friend Shayam, a local podcaster and close family friend of my friend Tanya, is involved with The C-Word — a play now showing at the Playwrights Theatre Centre on Granville Island. Last night Tanya and I stopped by to check it out. If cheating is colour blind, so is commitment, increasingly a “C-word” to […]

Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding Ends its Run in Vancouver


Sunday, March 22nd, 2009 — 9:00am PST
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The interactive comedy production Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding has been running downtown for 14 years and at the end of May the Vitale and Nunzio family will be joined in holy and hilarious matrimony for the last time. Photo by: Mischa Bartkow “Tony and Tina’s Wedding is a Vancouver institution,” said publicist and theatre blogger […]