Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

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 […]

Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad Winding Down

Friday, March 20th, 2009 — 9:32am PST
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Over the last month or so hundreds of events across the region have been presented as a part of the Cultural Olympiad — from Rigoletto at the Vancouver Opera, to art installations, films, Munsch Alley, and countless concerts. Photo credit: joannaforever on FlickrFrom Beyond Robson’s post about ContainR During the final days of the Olympiad […]

Friday Morning Link Fest: Event Round Up

Friday, March 20th, 2009 — 7:45am PST
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Today might be the last day of Spring Break but it’s also the first official day of spring, which means there’s much to look forward to around town in the coming weeks. With that in mind, this morning’s link fest is a quick event round up of events, all of which have been sent in […]

Rigoletto and Blogger Night at the Opera

Saturday, March 7th, 2009 — 4:58pm PST
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Update: There is a two-for-one deal on tickets to Rigoletto March 17th. Call (604) 683-0222 and mention promo code 1670 The curtain rises in only a few hours and I’ll be heading to the Queen Elizabeth theatre shortly to begin tonight’s coverage of Blogger Night at the Opera for Rigoletto. In the meantime, check out […]

Vancouver Opera: Blogger Night at Rigoletto

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009 — 5:54pm PST
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The season started with Eugine Onegin and since my review, and the first-ever Blogger Night when we experienced Carmen, the momentum in the opera realm has been growing. The Vancouver Opera has embraced several forms of new media, from producing a manga site to managing their own blog, and it will be great to once […]