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The Little Mermaid is coming to Vancouver

Posted on January 17, 2017 at 11:55 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The Little Mermaid holds a special place in this gay man’s heart. As a young man I was captured by the plucky headstrong Ariel and so may of my peers can sing most of the songs. The live version is coming to Vancouver with the community theatre company Align Entertainment. I asked for details of […]

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Avenue Q – Vancouver

Posted on November 26, 2016 at 11:15 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Avenue Q – Arts Club Theatre Powerfully funny, wildly inventive and musically touching. Those naughty puppets are back and they are just a cheeky and tuneful as before. The cast has had some changes that add a fresh zip to the saucy Tony Award musical (2003 Best Musical). Princeton is a recent graduate with a […]

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The Cast of Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol – Vancouver

Posted on November 22, 2016 at 11:13 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The cast of the upcoming Vancouver Production of Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol by Tom Mula, discusses the play, their favourite adaptation and their worst present ever. 1) What is your favourite version of Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol? Laura Di Cicco (Jacob Marley): “The 1938 film version with Reginald Owens is interesting in that Scrooge […]

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Tommy – Vancouver

Posted on November 12, 2016 at 11:01 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

Tommy by The Renegade Arts Co. 70’s Rock Opera is admirable but not as strong as Hair. This Renegade Arts Company second show and their last one at The Shop Theatre and once again they tackle an older musical with a large cast in the tiny space. In the summer they produced a vivid production […]

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I am the Rain- Interview with Chely Wright

Posted on October 24, 2016 at 4:36 pm by Ricky Reidling — Make a Comment

  Its been over six years since Chely Wright released her last album Lifted Off The Ground. The release of the album followed with her decision to make public that she was a lesbian that coincided with a documentary and best selling book of the events that led up to her coming out. The singer has since married, […]

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Dead in The Water: The Zombie Syndrome – Vancouver

Posted on at 2:41 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Dead In The Water – The Zombie Syndrome – by Virtual Stage Productions Until October 31st This blend of gore and gothic is giddy, scary fun! The Zombie Syndrome is an interactive adventure show that takes its guests on journey through a portion of the city in a race against time. This is the fourth […]

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Night Of The Living Dead – Live! – Vancouver

Posted on October 21, 2016 at 12:17 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

Night of the Living Dead – LIve! by Down Stage Right ProductionsUntil October 23rd Impressive production values makes for a spooky night out. When we watch old movies the style of acting can sometimes make us laugh out loud. It can seem corny or melodramatic to our 21st century ears. Sometimes the pacing seems slow […]

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James and Jamesy In The Dark – Vancouver

Posted on October 10, 2016 at 5:43 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

James and Jamesy In the Dark Until October 16th An immersive and imaginative theatrical treat that provides Ha’s and Ah’s. James and Jamesy are a faux British duo that have been capturing hearts as they tour back and forth across Canada. Growing in popularity they have played the Just For Laughs Festival and now are […]

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Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches – Vancouver

Posted on October 6, 2016 at 10:16 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

Angels in America Part One Millennium Approaches by Studio 58Until October 16th  Simply astonishing the talent of these students with this remarkable play under some stellar direction. The AIDS crisis of the 80’s is almost a curious footnote to young people today who cannot grasp how frightening this mysterious killer was. Many plays of the […]

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Vancouver International Film Festival 2016

Posted on October 3, 2016 at 9:05 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The 35th Annual Vancouver International Film Festival September 29th to October 14th The Ornithologist (Portugal – 2016) Some times you have to do homework before seeing an art house film. For those not in the know (like me) The Ornithologist is the story of a birdwatcher in the woods who has take medicine for an […]

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