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BWW Reviews: OKA Grooves at Fortune Sound Club

(6/28 at 10:38 AM) - The symbol of the sun, a perfect yellow disc, shone brilliantly onstage, over red, for the spirit of the land, and black, for Aboriginal Peoples. Likely the only act at the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival to vocally pay respects to the "traditional custodians of the land," OKA front man Stu Boga Fergie (aka DidgeriduStu) donned his Australian aboriginal flag t-shirt with proud solidarity on Coast Salish territory. (read...)


BWW Reviews: SNARKY PUPPY Barks at The Vogue

(6/28 at 10:36 AM) - If the first casualty of war is truth, the first casualty of capitalism is music. Snarky Puppy is a reminder to the American (and thus, global) consciousness that in a culture homogenizing music faster than milk, there are still authentic explosions of human ingenuity in the midst of the seemingly endless mires of tasteless musical capitalism. (read...)


BWW Reviews: THE BAD PLUS JOSHUA REDMAN Answers at The Vogue

(6/28 at 10:32 AM) - It's that awake-and-thinking style of jazz that has become the peerless sonic pulse in the brainwaves of audiophiles around the globe. Unmistakable by name, The Bad Plus has galvanized the musical horizon, armed with nothing more than honest-to-goodness originality. Joshua Redman is the cherry on top. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/26; HAIRSPRAY at The Muny, THE FLICK in Orlando and More!

(6/26 at 8:12 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in St. Louis, Orlando, Sacramento, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include HAIRSPRAY at The Muny, THE FLICK in Orlando, Transcendence Theatre's 'Broadway Under the Stars',  just to name a few. (read...)


BWW Reviews: GOGO PENGUIN Blazes at The Ironworks

(6/25 at 3:26 PM) - The enviable and rare distinction of selling out a ticketed show at the TD Vancouver Jazz Festival is awarded to a trio that premiered their band in Canada the night before they stepped beneath The Ironworks spotlight. (read...)


BWW Reviews: THE STANLEY CLARKE BAND Explodes at The Vogue

(6/25 at 3:26 PM) - "I am Louis Armstrong," said the man under the spotlight at center stage. "No! You're the great Stanley Clarke!' a festivalgoer called out from the audience. Clarke is one of the few still ticking who has spent the better part of the century among the pantheon of jazz gods and goddesses. (read...)


BWW Reviews: DÁLAVA Intrigues at The Ironworks

(6/23 at 6:00 AM) - Over a hundred years ago, in the land now known as Czechoslovakia, a Moravian biologist named Dr. Vladimir Úlehla walked the cemeteries and fields of Stražnice. He composed folk songs, enchanted by a world between the wings of grey doves and the hooves of the hussar's horse. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/19; MY FAIR LADY at the Muny, ON YOUR FEET! and More!

(6/19 at 8:15 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Maine, Chicago, Italy, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FAME at Maine State Music Theatre, a 'risky' FUNNY GIRL in Italy, and full coverage of Gloria Estafan's Broadway-bound ON YOUR FEET!, just to name a few. (read...)


SHIFT Theatre's 1-ACT FESTIVAL 8 Packs a Punch This Month

(6/17 at 12:30 AM) - SHIFT Theatre presents 1-Act Festival 8 - with four captivating works from a variety of local theatre innovators - today, June 17, through June 20, 2015 at 8pm, in The Cultch's intimate Vancity Culture Lab. Each evening of the festival will see Anthea Morritt's Run, CR Packer's Another Shot, Pippa Mackie's Deer Harper, and Pedro Chamale's Mis Papas engage audiences through unique and fascinating stories themed around two fundamental human experiences: love and loss. (read...)


Urban Forest Concert Series to Feature Music Legend Jon Bon Jovi

(6/12 at 2:11 PM) - Paper Rain Performances, a Vancouver-based concert producer, today announced it will present music legend Jon Bon Jovi and the Kings of Suburbia in Vancouver's Stanley Park on August 22. This concert will kick off the Urban Forest concert series - a concept based on the vision of presenting the world's greatest artists in the world's grandest outdoor venues. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!

(6/12 at 7:37 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington DC, St. Petersburg, Adelaide, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include an 'astonding' SCIENCE AND SOULMATES in DC, a 'phenomenal' JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Kansas City, and full coverage of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, just to name a few. (read...)


QNEK Productions to Present ONCE UPON A CLOTHESLINE

(6/10 at 1:36 PM) - International Theatre Company in Residence at the historic Haskell Opera House, QNEK Productions, is proud to present Once Upon a Clothesline by Aurand Harris, a delightful onstage adventure for kids, starring kids (adults welcome too)! (read...)


TUTS 2015 Summer Season to Include OLIVER! & HAIRPSRAY

(6/9 at 1:10 PM) - Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) celebrates 75 years of song-and-dance filled summer nights with Oliver! The Musical and Hairspray - The Broadway Musical, running July 10 - August 22, 2015 at Stanley Park's picturesque Malkin Bowl. On alternating evenings, audiences will be transported to brisk, fog-strewn 1840s London or jaunty, sweltering 1960s Baltimore, as the cheery, boisterous casts dirty their clothes and tease their beehives for a full summer of open-air theatre. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/5; World Premiere in Long Island, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN in San Diego and More!

(6/5 at 7:46 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Long Island, Kansas City, San Diego, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include a World Premiere in Long Island, MOTHER FREAKING HOOD! in Kansas City, and SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at San Diego Musical Theatre, just to name a few. (read...)


33rd Annual Jessie Awards Set for June 22 in Vancouver

(6/2 at 8:59 PM) - The 33rd Annual Jessie Richardson Award Ceremony will be held at the beautiful Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville Street, on Monday, June 22, 2015, doors open at 5:30pm, ceremony at 6:30pm.  (read...)


69th Annual Tony Awards Will Be Broadcast in Canada, Australia, Japan & More!

(6/1 at 3:35 PM) - The 2015 Tony Awards® ceremony will be broadcast to theatre fans on four continents. Make sure to check local listings! (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 5/29; LES MIS at Dutch Apple, The Blumey Awards & More!

(5/29 at 8:10 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Central Pennsylvania, Louisville, Charlotte, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include LES MIS at Dutch Apple, SOCIAL SECURITY in Louisville, and a special feature on the Blumey Awards, just to name a few. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 5/22; Center Stage's MARLEY, MASTER CLASS in New Orleans & More!

(5/22 at 9:30 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Baltimore, New Orleans, Detroit, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include MARLEY at Center Stage, MASTER CLASS in New Orleans, and SOLD in Arizona, just to name a few. (read...)


33rd Annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Award Nominees Announced

(5/20 at 7:01 PM) - The nominees for the 33rd Annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards were announced at the Jessie Nominations Party held on Tuesday, May 19th at the Vancouver TheatreSports League Improv Centre on Granville Island. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 5/15; BIG FISH in Milwaukee, KISS ME KATE in Memphis and More!

(5/15 at 7:26 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Rhode Island, Milwaukee, Italy, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include BIG FISH at First Stage in Milwaukee, KISS ME KATE in Memphis, and THE WHO'S TOMMY in LA, just to name a few. (read...)


SHIFT Theatre's 1-ACT FESTIVAL 8 to Pack a Punch This June

(5/12 at 10:49 PM) - SHIFT Theatre presents 1-Act Festival 8 - with four captivating works from a variety of local theatre innovators - June 17-20, 2015 at 8pm, in The Cultch's intimate Vancity Culture Lab. Each evening of the festival will see Anthea Morritt's Run, CR Packer's Another Shot, Pippa Mackie's Deer Harper, and Pedro Chamale's Mis Papas engage audiences through unique and fascinating stories themed around two fundamental human experiences: love and loss. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 5/8; GREATER TUNA in Austin, GROUNDED in Portland and More!

(5/8 at 10:00 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Maine, Austin, Portland, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Mad Horse's OTHER DESERT CITIES, classic comedy GREATER TUNA in Austin, and GROUNDED in Portland, just to name a few. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 5/1; Media Theatre's HELLO DOLLY!, Cleveland Play House Wins a Tony & More!

(5/1 at 8:07 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Philadelphia, Birmingham, Cleveland, Ireland and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Media Theatre's HELLO DOLLY!, Pittsburgh Public's OTHELLO, and the exciting news about the Cleveland Play House winning a Tony Award, just to name a few. (read...)


George Masswohl Saves Vancouver Opera Performance of Sweeney Todd

(4/28 at 7:12 PM) - It's 4 PM on a Friday, and George Masswohl is sitting at home in Stratford, Ontario - working on his taxes while wearing pajamas. What he doesn't know is that the phone is about to ring with an extraordinary offer. It's 1 PM local time in Vancouver and the Vancouver Opera is in a bit of a bind - the star of their production of Sweeney Todd (Greer Grimsley) is feeling under the weather and may not be able to do all of the upcoming performances. (read...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/24 - INTO THE WOODS in Dallas, THE CRUCIBLE in Minneapolis, THE SOUND OF MUSIC in China & More!

(4/24 at 8:08 AM) - This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Dallas, Minneapolis, Portland, China and more.  Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include INTO THE WOODS in Dallas, THE CRUCIBLE in Minneapolis, and TWELFTH NIGHT in Portland, just to name a few. (read...)


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