In “Worth the Weight”, Florence Reiher takes us on a journey into the abyss of anorexia – but we come out the other side with hope, just as she did. Along the way, she takes us down some of the dark pathways where this illness leads its sufferers. But there’s also more laughs than you might expect in a show that tackles such a serious subject.
Hey there Musical Theatre lovers! Here’s a roundup of what’s on and what’s coming up this holiday season. It’s never too early to plan a night out at the theatre! Honky Tonk Angels Through Nov 25 in Deep Cove. Onegin Nov 23-Dec 31 at the Arts Club Beauty and the Beast Dec 6-Jan 13 How […]
From the first moments to the soaring finale, Bring On Tomorrow Co.’s production of 13, The Musical is an absolute winner. It hits the ground running with an opening number that bursts with adolescent energy, sharp humour and catchy music.
Featuring a stellar cast of major teen actors – who have appeared on such networks as ABC, NBC, CBC, Disney and FX – and a live band of musical heavyweights, this not-to-be-missed13: The Musical brims with youthful nostalgia, uplifting humour, and a heartfelt message: true friendships are found in unexpected places.
“Cry-Baby”, now playing at the Firehall Arts Centre as part of the Fringe Festival, is a rousing, raucous retro romp that doesn’t take itself too seriously and delivers a solid evening of fun and laughs. It’s an over-the-top tale of Wade “Cry-Baby” Walker, a greaser with a heart of gold, and Allison (Katrina Teitz), the […]
Featuring a stellar cast of major teen actors – who have appeared on such networks as ABC, NBC, CBC, Disney and FX – and a live band of musical heavyweights, the not-to- be-missed 13: The Musical brims with youthful nostalgia, uplifting humour, and a heartfelt message: true friendships are found in unexpected places.
Hi all! It’s that time of year… when we venture out to the very Fringe of live performance! Yes, the Fringe Festival is right around the corner. Happily there are plenty of musical offerings – and I’ve added them to the VMTC, the Vancouver Musical Theatre Calendar, for your convenience! Here’s what’s coming up… Your […]
“The Drowsy Chaperone” is a clever yet curious construction: a tribute to grand Broadway traditions of a bygone era, it’s a show within a show that technically is only happening in the mind of the one actual character – our host, the opinionated, wisecracking, slightly depressed, and never-named “Man In Chair”. He arrives in his […]
This pair of Broadway blockbusters is practically perfect in every way! Here’s a roundup on TUTS’ offerings for 2017.
Hi there musical theatre lovers! I’ve added a bunch of great new shows to the VMTC – the Vancouver Musical Theatre Calendar. Here’s a quick look… just click through for full details! May: Urinetown, The Musical is part of Arts Umbrella’s Expressions Theatre Festival showcasing gifted young talent! Here I Stand is a unique benefit […]