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Les Miserables – Vancouver

Posted on July 10, 2015 at 9:06 pm by David Jones — 2 Comments

  Go hear these people sing! It’s a rousing and stirring production. FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Ensemble Theatre has spent the last several summers producing intelligent and thought provoking plays in repertory. One of them is the riveting drama Frost / Nixon by Peter Morgan. A fascinating piece of modern history unfold in this political […]

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King Lear – Vancouver

Posted on July 9, 2015 at 2:08 am by David Jones — Make a Comment

A traditional telling of the Shakespearean tragedy. FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Ensemble Theatre has spent the last several summers producing intelligent and thought provoking plays in repertory. One of them is the classic drama The Children’s Hour by Lillian Hellman. Two private school teachers find their world destroyed when a child tells a lie that […]

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Godspell – Vancouver

Posted on June 28, 2015 at 4:11 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

At times so clever and so funny and so polished you may be converted.     FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Quimera Collective is a newer theatre company that is starring to get people’s attention. They have adapted Richard Sheridan’s comedy of manners the School for Scandal to modern day Vancouver. If you live in Vancouver, I want […]

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The Comedy of Errors – Vancouver

Posted on June 27, 2015 at 5:28 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The style and look is everything in this Steam Punk Shakespeare!     FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Pacific Theatre is one of Vancouver’s most respected theatre companies supports young theatre groups through the Playground Series. Up next is A Stone’s Throw and Clockwork Theatre production of The Stonewater Rapture by Doug Wright. A compelling mix of […]

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The Lion King – Vancouver

Posted on June 22, 2015 at 12:38 pm by David Jones — 2 Comments

Breath taking and tear inducing event theatre on a grand scale.   FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Lascivious Something is a provoking, languorous and poetic play about love and soured American idealism that will spice up your night, rekindle old memories and question the consequences of your personal, political and social choices. Theatre Phantasie is supported by […]

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‘ALBUM’ Celebrates LGBT Individuals In Sport

Posted on June 15, 2015 at 10:16 am by OUTtv — Make a Comment

Discover “Album,” a  mosaic created to challenge societal views of family and athleticism. Inspired by Article 16 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, “Album” was created by Arts Etobicoke and Red Dress Productions to recognize the contributions of LGBT individuals in sports while challenging traditional representations of athleticism. It also explores traditional representations of […]

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Glengarry Glen Ross – Vancouver

Posted on June 13, 2015 at 11:56 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

By Special Guest Reviewer – Viken Mekhtarian* When I see a remount of an older – but not yet too old – play, I always find myself asking the question “Why?”.  Why remount this particular play? Why in this particular one now? Why this particular production, why this direction… what is it about this piece […]

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The rEvolver Festival – Vancouver

Posted on May 28, 2015 at 12:18 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The rEvolver Theatre Festival has been a part of the Vancouver cultural landscape in some form or another for the past fifteen years. A cross between the Fringe Festival and The Push Festival, while they state they provide an opportunity for emerging artists and companies, there are a number of established actors and directors involved as […]

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God and the Indian – Vancouver

Posted on May 24, 2015 at 1:35 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Lisa C. Ravensbergen is devastatingly brilliant. FREE THEATRE TICKET CONTEST Classic Chic Productions debuted last year with an all female production of A Winter’s Tale. The mandate of the company is to diversely cast women in men’s roles as men. The acting challenge is attracting top talent and their sophomore effort will be the electric […]

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OUTtv CEO James Shavick honoured with D.F.A.

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 4:08 pm by OUTtv — Make a Comment

  Influential Canadian producer and CEO of OUTtv, James Shavick, has been honoured with a Doctor of Fine Arts (honoris causa) from Capilano University’s School of Motion Picture Arts. The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition granted by Capilano University and is conferred upon those who have outstanding and sustained achievement in their […]

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