Our picks this week: The Changeling & Gramma

The Changeling

Who: UBC Theatre & Film
What: The Changeling
Where: Chan Centre for the Performing Arts (6265 Crescent Rd, Vancouver)
When: January 16-February 1
Why: Considered to be among the best tragedies of the English Renaissance, The Changeling is a tale of hidden sexual desires, bloody deeds, and characters who realize their intentions are less than pure. More information at theatrefilm.ubc.ca.

The Changeling. Photo by Javier R. Sotres Photography.
The Changeling. Photo by Javier R. Sotres Photography.

Gramma

Who: Pacific Theatre
What: Gramma
Where: Pacific Theatre (1440 West 12th Ave, Vancouver)
When: January 17-February 1
Why: Playwright and actor of Suitcase Stories Maki Yi returns to Pacific Theatre with her new autobiographical one-person story of human connection. More information at pacifictheatre.org.

Maki Yi in Gramma. Photo by Emily Cooper.
Maki Yi in Gramma. Photo by Emily Cooper.