The How and The Why (Nov 13-17)

Science gets personal in Sarah Treem’s The How and the Why as two women scientists spar over their contrary views about menstruation. More information at aenigmatheatre.com.

Annie Arbuckle and Bronwen Smith in the Aenigma Theatre production of The How and The Why.
Annie Arbuckle and Bronwen Smith in the Aenigma Theatre production of The How and The Why.

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Nov 13-18)

The Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical Beautiful: The Carole King Musical comes to Vancouver in this touring production. The musical follows King’s early life through her career as one of the most successful songwriters of the 20th century. More information at broadwayacrosscanada.ca.

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

Public and Private (Nov 13-24)

Dumb Instrument Dance presents a new ensemble work choreographed by Vancouver dance artist Ziyian Kwan. In this full-length piece, a tribe of female-bodied artists delves into physical relationships that express vulnerability and strength against the backdrop of live Taiko drumming. More information at dumbinstrumentdance.com.

Dumb Instrument Dance presents a new work by Ziyian Kwan.
Dumb Instrument Dance presents a new work by Ziyian Kwan.