East Van Panto: Wizard of Oz – Nov 28, 2018 – Jan 6, 2019

It’s back! East Van Panto returns for its 6th year at York Theatre for a 6-week holiday run of its latest production, Wizard of Oz. From now until January 6, 2019, come out and celebrate local theatre with Theatre Replacement and The Cultch’s latest pantomime production – a musical comedy parody of Wizard of Oz…

Pacific Theatre: Kim’s Convenience Sept 7 – Oct 6, 2018

  Raw and emotionally-charged, Pacific Theatre’s Kim’s Convenience is on stage now until October 6, 2018. Written by Ins Choi, who’s also taken the play and transformed it into a successful CBC TV sitcom, Kim’s Convenience is not your average play. This one focuses around a Korean-Canadian immigrant story, filled with racist jokes, arguments over…

It’s Back to School with Vancouver Theatre Sports

Just last week it was the first day of school. Time flies by so fast when you’re busy with work, school, family, and life! To welcome the new school year, the Vancouver TheatreSports Improv Comedy at Granville Island is presenting their ‘Back to School ThreatreSports’ improv show! For those who have never been or have…

Visit San Diego: The Old Globe – Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax

Spending the week in sunny San Diego, California, I’ll be sharing with you all the highlights of my vacation through a “Visit San Diego” series this month. This trip features a lot of firsts for hubby and I, despite having been to San Diego 6 years ago on a road trip. With the help from…

VTSL’s Summer Show: Avocado Toast

This summer, Vancouver TheatreSports (VTSL) takes an affectionate and comedic look at what makes Vancouver so unique. July 5 – September 1, 2018, VTSL hosts its summer show, Avocado Toast – Vancouver Grown, Free-Range Comedy, poking fun at Vancouver and all its stereotypes! Have you ever made a joke or heard people laugh about us Vancouverites for…

Calendar of Events – July 2018

Golden Spike Days Festival – Port Moody – June 29 – July 2, 2018 The annual Golden Spike Days Festival in Port Moody takes place this year June 29-July 2, 2018 at Rocky Point Park. A family friendly event that is held annually to celebrate the last spike driven into the CPR rail that stops…

VTSL’s Murder on the Improv Express

Spring is here and what better way to enjoy it than a stroll along Granville Island, dinner and enjoy a night at the theatre – in my case, Murder on the Improv Express with Vancouver Theatre Sports League (VTSL). Get ready for a night of laughs with the cast of VTSL and its newest show, a…

Theatre Review: The Crucible at UBC Theatre

Last week I had a great chance to see the UBC Theatre program’s last show of the season! They’ve been doing more contemporary plays all season, so it was exciting to see them visit a classic: the Crucible. When you think of witches in history, you think of Salem. The Massachusetts town was the backdrop…

Massey Madness Family Arts Fest #Contest

The Massey Theatre is bringing an all-inclusive day of arts activities and live theatre performances for the whole family to enjoy.  There is something for everyone.  The day includes theatre performances for young children with Axis Theatre’s Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish, a First Nations story by Joseph Dandurand Confessions of a Grocery Store Clerk,…