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Satellite(s) – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on November 13, 2017 at 7:11 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Interlaced with equal measures of pain and humour, Satellite(s) is set to hit the Vancouver stage on November 16, 2017. Produced by Solo Collective Theatre, the play is inspired by Caroline Adderson’s book on Vancouver’s ever-shifting housing landscape, Vancouver Vanishes. An existential exploration of relationships and real estate, Satellite(s) is directed by the award-winning Bill Dow. Effortlessly blending the ecstasy […]

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Posted on at 7:08 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Interlaced with equal measures of pain and humour, Satellite(s) is set to hit the Vancouver stage on November 16, 2017. Produced by Solo Collective Theatre, the play is inspired by Caroline Adderson’s book on Vancouver’s ever-shifting housing landscape, Vancouver Vanishes. An existential exploration of relationships and real estate, Satellite(s) is directed by the award-winning Bill […]

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Peter & the Star Catcher – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on November 12, 2017 at 11:10 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

Swashbuckling high seas adventure, pirates, mermaids, magic “starstuff”, and covert missions for the Queen comprise the secret recipe for hilarity and adventure when Peter and the Starcatcher plays at the BlueShore Financial Centre at Capilano University between November 16 and 25. It’s an epic origin story about one of the most cherished mythical characters of […]

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How Star Wars Saved My Life – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on November 4, 2017 at 9:35 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

How Star Wars Saved My Life is an empowering true story of courage from an adult survivor of childhood sexual and physical abuse from priests. Using the power of pop culture’s iconic Star Wars, this play reveals how the film was integral to this child’s coping with abuse, giving a sense of hope that good […]

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Joseph / Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on November 3, 2017 at 6:40 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Due to popular demand, Align Entertainment presents an encore run of their hit production, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, the block buster musical with lyrics by Tim Rice, and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The story, set in ancient Egypt, is based on the rags to riches journey of Joseph, his eleven brothers, and […]

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The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde – NOW PLAYING – Vancouver

Posted on November 1, 2017 at 7:43 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

A haunting, transcendental exploration of man’s inner doppelganger. The consequences of unleashing one’s moral inhibitions is a theme of universal fascination – Canadian Premiere by Theatre Crossing. I talked with the director and two of the actors about this new version of the classic horror story and it’s unique staging.     Alex Kirkpatrick – […]

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The Shipment – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on October 29, 2017 at 10:07 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The Shipment at The CultchNovember 22nd to December 2nd Speakeasy Theatre presents biting satire at its very best, The Shipment is a subversive modern minstrel show about Black identity meant to wake the world to the ridiculous narratives in dominant media. Five Black actors play a roster of characters that reads like a bad b-list […]

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King Charles the Third – Vancouver

Posted on at 4:39 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

King Charles the Third – Arts Club Theatre Until November 19th  Political intrigue not very intriguing. King Charles The Third is called “a jovial political satire” and the image on the poster shows a crown sitting to low on a king’s head so that it is covering his eyes. The advance publicity speaks to how […]

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A Little Night Music – closing 10/21/17 – Vancouver

Posted on October 21, 2017 at 12:55 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

Passionate production with effervescent performances!  There is only one show left but I think if you are Sondheim fan or a lover of musical theatre you should see this show! This is mini-review because I saw the second to last performance. The singing superb, the acting is electric, the humour is sly and the passion is […]

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Smart People – COMING SOON – Vancouver

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 5:10 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Some of my favourite shows in the past couple of years have been Mitch & Murray Productions. I asked Artistic Director some questions about why they do what they do, and about their upcoming production of Smart People. 1) Why did you pick this play and why go through all the challenges to fundraise for […]

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