Category Archives: Theatre

Vancouver Opera: Stickboy

The world premiere of spoken word artist Shane Koyczan’s hard-hitting opera about bullying opens this week. With music by Neil Weisensel, this is an amazing project by Vancouver’s renowned opera company. This beautiful, courageous and visually stunning opera explores the inner life … Continue reading

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Firehall Arts Centre: Urinetown

One of the most popular shows in Firehall history returns with an all-new production.  In a dystopian, drought-filled future, a large corporation has a monopoly on all toilets and people must pay for the privilege of urinating. Winner of two … Continue reading

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Western Gold Theatre: Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women

In this 1994 Pulitzer Prize winning play, Albee’s frank dialogue about everything from incontinence to infidelity portrays aging without sentimentality. His scenes are charged with wit, pain, and laughter, and his observations tell us about forgiveness, reconciliation, and our own … Continue reading

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