Hey there musical theatre fans! Lots of new stuff on the Vancouver Musical Theatre Calendar recently, including: 39 and ticking… The Musical! August 3-8 at the Jericho Arts Centre Langara College’s Studio 58: The Park, a musical – starts September 30 Secret in the Wings, a dramatic fable – starts November 18 Deep Cove Stage Society […]
The Arts Club has extended their run of ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” for three weeks, to August 21.
Fighting Chance Productions presents the peace-and-love rock musical HAIR, from July 21 – August 1 at the Waterfront Theatre. Here’s an awesome preview “ad” for the show! (Note: if the video doesn’t appear, you can view it here.) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ME1qEKjGLzM
Are you a Gleek? If you’re a fan of Glee, you know whereof I speak. And next Thursday, June 24th, is a night you won’t want to miss! But wait – there’s more… they need “Site Animators,” or roving characters, to help create the Glee-ful atmosphere! You get to perform interactively… and waive the cover […]
Just a quick note to say that “Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris” is coming to the PAL theatre June 17-26. Check the June listings on the VMTC for full details!
Hi all! Lots of great musicals are coming up this month… including one that I myself am appearing in! That would be Priscilla, Queen of the Damned – the latest comedy extravaganza from The Broadway Chorus. They are the group that is responsible for kick-starting my passion for musical theatre when I joined them back in […]
Review by Adam Abrams, VancouverMusicals.com Just returned from “The Wild Party” and I was very impressed! This is a uniquely involving night of cabaret-flavoured theatre. Adding to the vivid experience is the Anza Club setting, which itself plays a sort of character: that of a Jazz Age speakeasy where skin, sin and bathtub gin abound. […]
The Tony Award winning Best Musical NINE will hit the stage at Performance Works on Granville Island on June 2nd, care of Pipedream Theatre Project. Fresh off their Ovation Award nominated production of William Finn’s A New Brain, Pipedream Theatre Project is excited to bring this hauntingly beautiful musical to Vancouver audiences. The recent film […]
This month in the Vancouver Musical Theatre Calendar (VMTC) In an exclusive article, Pacific Theatre’s Andrea Loewen gives us some background on their upcoming production of Godspell – that places the show within an episode of the zany 60’s TV show “Laugh-In”. Read it here! Besides Godspell, opening May 28, there are some other new […]
By Andrea Loewen, Pacific Theatre If Jesus hung out with the prostitutes and tax collectors, does it makes sense that he might also hang out with Goldie Hawn, Lily Tomlin, Eileen Brennan, Dan Rowan, and Dick Martin? Not exactly what you would picture when you think of the Apostles, but then, the original 12 probably […]