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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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Stranger To Hard Work – Cathy Jones – Vancouver

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 12:52 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

  Read about the new Cathy Jones one woman show Stranger To Hard Work as well as a video interview with some of the cast members of the new play Comfort Cottages about the differences between theatre and film acting. Cathy Jones – Stranger to Hard Work – Firehall Arts Centre Until October 8th Fans […]

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The Book of Mormon – Vancouver

Posted on August 26, 2016 at 10:29 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

    It’s back and it’s still funny and clever as hell. The Book Of Mormon by Broadway Across Canada Until September 4th The road company is making another stop in Vancouver and although it is a brand new cast it is still the same great show. It’s vulgar, smug, shocking and one of the […]

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The Book of Mormon – Vancouver

Posted on at 10:29 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

    It’s back and it’s still funny and clever as hell. The Book Of Mormon by Broadway Across Canada Until September 4th The road company is making another stop in Vancouver and although it is a brand new cast it is still the same great show. It’s vulgar, smug, shocking and one of the […]

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The Fakespeare Festival – Vancouver

Posted on August 7, 2016 at 11:32 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The Fakespeare Festival by Awkward Stage Productions Until August 28th Fresh and playful productions make for a joyous (if a little unpolished) night out. Awkward Stage Productions create showcases for young talent that are pre-professional or emerging. Some are recent acting school graduates and some still are in high school, some have dabbled in professional […]

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American Idiot – Vancouver

Posted on August 4, 2016 at 7:11 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

American Idiot by Fighting Chance Productions Until August 27th In repertory with Heather The Musical The passionate actors and the intoxicating choreography are as thrilling as a roller coaster ride. Green Day is a popular punk band and like many bands they created a concept album, a mini punk opera musical about disaffected youth wanting […]

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Othello – Vancouver

Posted on July 31, 2016 at 11:17 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Othello by Bard on the Beach Until September 17th If you have never seen Othello before now here is your chance. I have to admit Othello is one of my least favourite Shakespearean plays. Unlike Romeo & Juliet or MacBeth where there are multiple characters and some twists of fate that changes the course of […]

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