Vancouver’s Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, Returns For 10 Days of Laughter February 2017

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Vancouver’s comedy festival, JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, returns for a second year of mid-winter laughs from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 25, 2017 at multiple venues across Vancouver.

Tickets are on Sale Friday, December 2 at 10am at JFLNorthWest.com!

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Vancouver’s Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, Returns For 10 Days of Laughter February 2017

Goh Ballet’s Iconic The Nutcracker Returns to the Stage Dec 15-20 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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One of British Columbia’s most iconic traditions graces the stage once again this holiday season as Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns to The Centre in Vancouver for a limited run from December 15th to 20th, 2016.

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Goh Ballet’s Iconic The Nutcracker Returns to the Stage Dec 15-20 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Shakespeare’s Troilus & Cressida, Nov 17 – Dec 4 at Studio 58 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

studio58tcLechery, lechery, still wars and lechery; nothing else holds fashion! – Thersites in Troilus & Cressida

Shakespeare’s most experimental drama receives a modern spin in Kevin Bennett’s interpretation of this part love story, part war drama where passion and violence are inextricably linked. With the Trojan War raging, Shakespeare shows us a world in which lovers yearn to be true and warriors strive to be brave, but both inevitably fail, betrayed by human nature and time.

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Shakespeare’s Troilus & Cressida, Nov 17 – Dec 4 at Studio 58 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

‘Nerdlesque’ troupe takes on the (Un)Caped Crusader!

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Trixie Hobbitses plays one of Batman’s archnemeses, Poison Ivy.

Just about anything goes when it comes to the Geekenders, a group of Vancouverites who have spun the local burlesque scene on its ear.

A typical – if there is such a thing – Geekenders extravaganza melds musical theatre, silly plots, burlesque dancing, and cheeky satire. The latter is usually inspired by science fiction movies, video games, cartoon characters, and/or comic book heroes. So it was probably only a matter of time before the company took on the Dark Knight himself, Batman.

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‘Nerdlesque’ troupe takes on the (Un)Caped Crusader!

Arts Club Theatre Company’s The Day Before Christmas

day-before-christmas-162Ever felt the pressure of the holiday season crushing you like a filbert in a nutcracker? The Arts Club Theatre Company can relate. Catch The Day Before Christmas at the Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre from November 24 to December 24 if you need a little reprieve from the pressure of the season.

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Arts Club Theatre Company’s The Day Before Christmas

Pulitzer Prize Topdog/Underdog Hits the Vancouver Stage

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David LLoyd and Aadin Church in TopDog/Underdog

Vancouver’s Jessie Award-nominated independent theatre company, Seven Tyrants Theatre, is staging the Western Canada premiere of Topdog/Underdog, winner of the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Continue reading:
Pulitzer Prize Topdog/Underdog Hits the Vancouver Stage

Find Out What’s Going On During Vancouver’s Entertainment Season And Enter To Win Your Stay

Photo: TOTORORO.RORO | Flickr

Photo: TOTORORO.RORO | Flickr

The winter showers can’t keep this city inside – in fact, Vancouver’s Entertainment Season is when we illuminate the streets, the parks and the gardens with glittering decorations. This is also the launch season of many of Vancouver’s arts events such as the symphony, ballet, and theatre productions. The food gets rich, the cocktails and craft beer flow, and the festivities are diverse. Find out what’s going on from now until the New Year.

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Find Out What’s Going On During Vancouver’s Entertainment Season And Enter To Win Your Stay