Royal City Musical Theatre – “My Fair Lady” Actors, Singers, Dancers

August 13th, 2014

777 Columbia Street, New Westminster

Royal City Musical Theatre, for its 26th production will be producing the Lerner and Loewe classic MY FAIR LADY.  We are seeking strong singers, actors and trained dancers for this production.  Read the rest of this entry »

Arts Club – Assistant to Head of Costumes

August 13th, 2014

The Arts Club Theatre is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant to Head of Costumes.  This unionized position is part-time starting on or about September 8, 2014 and will work under the supervision of the Head of Costumes. Read the rest of this entry »

“Patch” Produced by Now!Theatre Granville Island Cultural Society Waterfront Series

August 12th, 2014

Patch is a one-act fantasy play that takes place on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Alby (based off the Albatross) crashes onto Gyres (the Garbage Patch) and meets Debra and Little Drew (Debra is a plasticized 1950′s woman and Little Drew is the creature she made out of garbage). Alby wants nothing more than to go home and save her family (who are mysteriously dying), but Debra hasn’t seen another living being in 60 years and desperately wants a companion. Will Alby make it home in time? Read the rest of this entry »

Gateway Theatre – Inaugural Gateway Pacific Theatre Festival

August 11th, 2014

From August 15 – 24, Gateway Theatre presents the inaugural Gateway Pacific Theatre Festival, where three contemporary Hong Kong productions will be presented in Cantonese with English surtitles. Read the rest of this entry »

United Players Opens Season with “School for Scandal”

August 11th, 2014

The School for Scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan
directed by Matthew Bissett
Sept 5-28 at Jericho Arts Centre

The School for Scandal stars Linden Banks as Sir Peter Teazle and Caitlin Clugston as Lady Teazle with Sarah Arnold, Emma Greenhaigh, John Harris, Bruce Hill, Paul Kloegman, Joan Koebel, Mika Laulainen, Matt Loop, Chelsea MacDonald,  Jordon Navratil, Dick Pugh, Tara Webster, and Michael Wild. It is directed by Matthew Bissett, costumes by Catherine E. Carr, set design by Matthew Bissett, lighting design & technical direction by Graham Ockley, sound design by Neil Griffiths, and stage & production management by Carissa Gagne. Read the rest of this entry »

PuSh Festival – Your Chance to Dance!

August 11th, 2014

PUSH You DanceJoin a diverse and dynamic group of Vancouverites for this free, fun, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with an internationally renowned choreographer and star in a memorable, outdoor spectacle that you and your city will never forget!  Read the rest of this entry »

Orange is the New Blank at Vancouver Fringe Festival

August 11th, 2014

WOMEN SO FUNNY IT’S CRIMINAL: Orange is the New Blank at the Vancouver Fringe Festival

Your suggestions help these women finish their sentences.

Nicole Passmore and Briana Rayner, known for their award-winning improv duo “Virginia Jack”, created this improvised prison show to capitalize on their gift for strong character work and to expand their cast. Read the rest of this entry »

No Tweed Too Tight returns to the Vancouver Fringe!

August 11th, 2014

No Tweed Too Tight:  Another Grant Canyon Mystery

Written by Ryan Gladstone with Bruce Horak

Directed by Bruce Horak and Starring Ryan Gladstone

Original Score by Drew Jurecka

Fight Choreography by Kevin Kruchkywich

More belligerent than an orangutan at a monkey shaving contest. More uncaring than a potato salad at a funeral.  As inexplicable as a… you wouldn’t understand. Read the rest of this entry »

The Greatest Monkey Show On Earth – Antic Theatre

August 11th, 2014
San Francisco’s Antic in a Drain presents: A primate circus extravaganza with a twist: The Greatest Monkey Show On Earth.
San Francisco based Chinese pole acrobat and physical comedian Ross Travis returns to Vancouver for the second time, and this time it’s gonna be bananas. Recently seen in last year’s Vancouver Fringe Festival in Naked Empire Bouffon Company’s controversial bouffon show You Killed Hamlet, or Guilty Creatures Sitting At A Play, Ross returns with the first show under his new company Antic in a Drain. Read the rest of this entry »

Tara Travis in “The Unfortunate Ruth”

August 11th, 2014

The Unfortunate Ruth makes its World Premiere at the
Vancouver Fringe Festival September 4-14, 2014

Twins separated at birth…or were they?

 Tara Travis was thrilled to receive the 2014 Playwrights Theatre Centre and Fringe New Play Prize for her original script, The Unfortunate Ruth: a comedic tale about parallel Universes, sisterly bonds, and self-actualization. Read the rest of this entry »