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Melanie Gall stars as Deanna Durbin in her one-person show Ingenue.

Winnipeg’s sweetheart comes to life on stage in Ingenue

Judy Garland may be the icon and household name, but in the 1930s, "Winnipeg's Sweetheart" Deanna Durbin was the bigger star. Getting her break starring...
No stranger to the Arts Club Theatre Company stages, Denis Simpson appeared in more than 20 productions over 25 years.

New Arts Club fund to support the company’s anti-racism and inclusion initiatives

The Arts Club Theatre Company has announced the Denis Simpson Fund, a new endowment that will directly support the company's antiracism and inclusion initiatives....
The Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival village at Vancouver's Vanier Park.

Bard goes beyond the beach this summer

In a media release, the Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival has announced a repurposed mission this summer to focus on creating new digitally...
From July 31 to August 2, the Firehall Arts Centre celebrates Pride weekend with performances designed to empower, entertain, and celebrate Pride.

Firehall Arts Centre celebrates Vancouver Pride weekend with theatre, drag and music

With Vancouver Pride Week now in full swing and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra getting ready to celebrate with Symphonic Pride, the Firehall Arts Centre...
The newly created Dialled Up festival will highlight the ways in which the theatre company engages with and furthers the artistic endeavours of local theatre artists. Photo by Mark Thompson on Unsplash.

The Arts Club Theatre Company dials up

The Arts Club Theatre Company is inviting the community into its digital and physical spaces in August with Dialled Up: An Arts Club Community...
Presentation House Theatre launches the PHT Creative Hub Co-operative as the first phase in its re-opening plans. Photo: Presentation House Theatre/Facebook.

Presentation House Theatre re-opens as a performance co-op

It is not business as usual quite yet at North Vancouver's Presentation House Theatre. While it may be one of the first Vancouver theatre...
Eleven former members of the Carousel Theatre for Young People's Teen Shakespeare Program (TSP) have penned an open letter to the Vancouver theatre community and Carousel's board, outlining "bullying, abusive and problematic behaviours."

Carousel Theatre Teen Shakespeare Program alumni pen open letter chronicling years of “bullying, abusive...

Eleven former members of the Carousel Theatre for Young People's Teen Shakespeare Program (TSP) have penned an open letter to the Vancouver theatre community and...
Members of the touring companies of Anastasia, Come From Away, Hamilton and Jesus Christ Superstar. Photos by Javier Naval, Matthew Murphy & Joan Marcus.

Broadway Across Canada postpones its season

In a media release, Broadway Across Canada has announced it will postpone the start of its new season until early next year. "As we continue...
The Arts Club's Noises Off (left photo by David Cooper) and The Search Party's The Father (photo right by Tim Matheson) were among the biggest winners at this year's Jessie Awards.

Arts Club & The Search Party are the big winners at this year’s Jessies

The established Arts Club Theatre Company and newcomer The Search Party were the big winners as the 38th annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards were...
Episode one of The Relay features the pairing of theatre artists Derek Chan and Robert Leveroos. Every second week two new local creators will be paired to continue the journey and expand on the previous artists’ work.

The Relay unfolds online across genres and platforms

Long before theatre companies were forced online due to COVID-19, The Cultch's digital storytelling project was already reimagining how the digital world could complement...

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