Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

September 2019

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival

September 20, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 21, 2019

Vanier Park, 1000 Chestnut Street
Vancouver, BC V6J 3J9 Canada
+ Google Map
$26
Bard on the Beach celebrates 30 years under its iconic red and white tents with mainstage productions of The Taming of the Shrew and Shakespeare in Love. Photo and image design by Emily Cooper.

Bard on the Beach celebrates its 30th season with a lineup that includes a salute to an all-time favourite Bard production, the stage adaptation of an Oscar-winning romantic comedy, a cross-cultural story set in India, and a powerful, rarely-staged political drama. “We are celebrating this milestone year by sharing the brilliant words of Shakespeare through dynamic productions that showcase the world-class talents of our directors, cast and design teams, working with innovative concepts that will have impact and relevance for…

Find out more »

Après le Déluge: The Buddy Cole Monologues

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until September 21, 2019

The Cultch Historic Theatre, 1895 Venables Street
Vancouver, BC V5L 2H6 Canada
+ Google Map
$26 – $46
Après le Déluge: The Buddy Cole Monologues

Lounge lizard Buddy Cole from the ground-breaking Kids in the Hall makes a return to the limelight in an evening of humorous and often incendiary monologues. Well known to fans as a member of the sketch comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall, Scott Thompson is anything but your average comedic talent. After Lorne Michaels discovered them in the late eighties, Kids in the Hall created a ground breaking television series, which ran from 1989 to 1995 on CBC in Canada and on…

Find out more »

A Tender Thing

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2019

One event on September 8, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on September 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on September 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on September 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Jericho Arts Centre, 1675 Discovery Street
Vancouver, BC V6R 4K5 Canada
+ Google Map
$23 – $29
Denyse Wilson and Troy Skog star in Ben Power's remixed Romeo and Juliet. Photo by Nancy Caldwell.

What if Romeo and Juliet didn't die in that double suicide in the Capulet family vault? Instead, they lived into old age, their dazzling love to endure a more commonplace tragedy? Ben Power uses Shakespeare's timeless poetry to create a new, deeply romantic and powerful play, and a strikingly different love story.

Find out more »

Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019

Deep Cove Shaw Theatre, 4360 Gallant Avenue
North Vancouver, BC V7G 1L2 Canada
+ Google Map
$23 – $25
Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune

After a one-night rendezvous in Manhattan’s West Side, Johnny, a compulsive, starry-eyed, short-order cook, is convinced he has found his life companion in Frankie, a wisecracking waitress with a past. In roars and whispers, the play makes a plea for love being worth the risk no matter how much it’s wounded you in the past. An attractive play always worth revisiting, a lovely couple of actors and live pianist will give this play everything it needs and a bit more…

Find out more »

Reading the Bones

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019

Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mew
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3 Canada
+ Google Map
$25 – $30
Reading the Bones

Kokoro Dance presents the world premiere of the provocative and primal Reading the Bones, a work for six dancers distilled from the 33-year history of Kokoro Dance’s butoh-inspired creations. Choreographed by Kokoro Dance co-founders, Barbara Bourget and Jay Hirabayashi, this piece contains a 50-year generational spread that gives uniquely rich and deep nuances to the performances. Through primordial humanistic gestures, tremorous cycles of breathing and erratic yet controlled movement, they convey the trials and vulnerability of different stages of life…

Find out more »

Hysteria

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019

Havana Theatre, 1212 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, BC V5L 3X4 Canada
+ Google Map
TBA
Hysteria. Photo by Rae MacEachern-Eastwood/Catchfall Photography.

All is not well in Fornicopia. Hysteria presents a future where technology is introduced to mitigate the hysterical response to the #metoo movement. Following a controversial referendum, a new ‘Right Consent’ app is developed to record sexual consent; removing the possibility of miscommunication, eliminating false reports and enabling rape cases to be fast-tracked to conviction. Backed by the government, it is believed that this development will allow greater sexual freedom with added safety for society in a minimally intrusive way, we…

Find out more »
+ Export Events