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Early Music Vancouver: Handel’s Il Trionfo del Tempo

“Lascia la spina, cogli la rosa.” (Leave the thorn, gather the rose.) Pleasure, from Il Trionfo del Tempo After last summer’s groundbreaking performance of Israel in Egypt and the critical acclaim lavished on 2012′s Orlando, Early Music Vancouver has selected another extraordinary work from … Continue reading

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Theatre Under the Stars delivers delight x two

TUTS has taken us into the world of movies transformed into stage shows with music. This year’s presentation of “Shrek: The Musical” and “Legally Blonde: The Musical” are a change from the classic Broadway shows for which TUTS is justifiably … Continue reading

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Theatre Under the Stars: Shrek the Musical and Legally Blonde

From two popular Hollywood films, two warm-hearted and enchanting shows with great music added. Directed by Sarah Rodgers, Shrek: The Musical is a larger-than-life adventure of Shrek (portrayed by Matt Palmer) and his loyal steed Donkey on a quest to … Continue reading

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