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Jurassic World comes to life in live-action arena show

When Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus folded its tents for the last time in 2017, the circus's producing company, Feld Entertainment, filled...
Vancouver TheatreSports celebrates the fun and funny of love and romance during Romance Week.

Vancouver TheatreSports celebrates love

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Vancouver TheatreSports (VTS) has announced Romance Week, eleven days of love-infused programming at the Improv Centre on Granville...
Jessica Mann Gutteridge

Jessica Mann Gutteridge appointed as new artistic managing director for the Chutzpah! Festival and...

In a media release, the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver (JCC) has announced Jessica Mann Gutteridge as the new artistic managing director of...
The Best of 2019

The best of the year: our contributors pick the outstanding shows of 2019

Each year, the contributors at Vancouver Presents take a look back at the previous twelve months to identify those shows that impacted them the...

6 world premieres from Vancouver artists and companies are on tap for next year’s...

The 2020 PuSh International Performing Arts Festival (PuSh) will feature an impressive 27 works from 24 companies from nine different countries. But what makes...
“When I heard about the Arts Umbrella building project, I knew this was a unique opportunity to create a legacy in Bob’s name and provide young people with access to the programs and performances that he so loved.” - Robert Lemon

Arts Umbrella names theatre and music department after long-time arts supporter

In a media release, Arts Umbrella has announced its theatre and music department will be named after the late Robert (Bob) Ledingham following a...
“2019 will be my final year with Chutzpah! as I move into a new chapter in my creative and personal journey. After a 20-year career as a professional dancer I could not have landed in a better spot than here at Chutzpah! and the JCC working with so many amazing people — which allowed me the space, generosity, trust, and understanding of my ‘no holds bar’ approach to work and life — which ultimately resulted in a second career and artistic vision that I am so proud of. I look forward to sharing my last Festival with you!” - Mary-Louise-Albert.

Mary-Louise Albert gets ready for her final bow at this year’s Chutzpah Festival

After 15 years at the helm of the Chutzpah Festival, artistic managing director Mary-Louise Albert is going out on top. But don't expect it...
Sean Harris Oliver & Tetsuro Shigematsu are among the five Canadians on the finalist list for this year’s Governor General drama award.

Two Vancouver playwrights are finalists for this year’s Governor General’s Literary Awards

They say, it is an honour just to be nominated. Vancouver playwrights Sean Harris Oliver and Tetsuro Shigematsu agree as the two find themselves...
El Jaguar Fiesta Tour Vancouver is one of the many public performances taking place during the 2019 International Theatresports Institute Conference and Festival.

Vancouver TheatreSports brings the funny from around world to Granville Island this fall

With over 100 improv actors from 18 countries, Vancouver TheatreSports is literally bringing the world to our city as it gets set to host...
Musician Colin James & actress Karin Konoval are among the BC StarWalk inductees in 2019.

Colin James and Karin Konoval among those inducted into this year’s BC Entertainment Hall...

In a media release, the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame has announced thirteen new inductees to its roster in 2019, in recognition of their...
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