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august 2017 | Volume 158


by Israel Horovitz
Red Giant Theatre Society
PAL Studio Theatre, 581 Cardero St.
Aug. 22-25

The Good Egg
by Dorothy Fortenberry
Firehall Arts Centre
Aug. 22-26

Fringe Cabaret
Studio 1398, Granville Island
Aug. 26

Camp Shakespeare
by Perry Ehrlich and David Hudgins
Gotta Sing ! Gotta Dance!
Rothstein Theatre, 950 W. 41st Ave.
Aug. 30-31

Tuesdays with Morrie
by Jeffrey Hatcher and Mitch Albom
Chun Ying Theatre Company
Pacific Festival
Gateway Theatre, Richmond
Aug. 31-Sept. 2

End of the Rainbow
by Peter Quilter
First Impressions Theatre
Deep Cove Shaw Theatre, North Vancouver
Aug. 31-Sept. 16 preview

Mr. Foote’s Other Leg
by Ian Kelly
United Players
Jericho Arts Centre, 1675 Discovery St.
Sept. 1-24 preview

by Mark Leiren-Young
Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
Vanier Park
Sept. 6-15 preview

Vancouver Fringe Festival
Granville Island and elsewhere
Sept. 7-17

  • Bombay Black
    by Anosh Irani
    Vancity Culture Lab
    Sept. 7-16 preview
  • No Big Deal
    by Gerald Williams
    Tomo Suru Players
    Havana Theatre, 1212 Commercial Dr.
    Sept. 7-16 preview
  • Sechs
    by Devon Simmons Mackinlay
    Firehall Arts Centre
    Sept. 7-17 preview

  • Just Not That Woman
    by Ali Kennedy Scott
    Firehall Arts Centre
    Sept. 8-16 preview
  • Gruesome Playground Injuries
    by Rajiv Joseph
    Vancity Culture Lab
    Sept. 8-17 preview
  • OBIT: a deathly serious comedy
    by Cathy Collis and Simon Roberts
    Cultch Historic Theatre
    Sept. 9-17 preview

Angels in America, Part 2: Perestroika
by Tony Kushner
Arts Club Theatre Company
Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage
Sept. 7-Oct. 8 preview

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
NETworks Presentations
Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Sept. 12-17

The Christians
by Lucas Hnath
Pacific Theatre, 1440 W. 12th Ave.
Sept. 15-Oct. 7 preview

Hilda’s Yard
by Norm Foster
Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Dr.
Sept. 16-Oct. 7

End of the Rainbow
by Peter Quilter
Ace Productions
Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam
Sept. 19-23

Pick Plus
Vancouver Fringe Festival
Performance Works, Granville Island

  • The Merkin Sisters by SNAFU & Stephanie Morin-Robert
    Sept. 20
  • Give It Up by Morgan Brayton
    Sept. 21
  • Shirley Gnome: Taking It Up the Notch by Heartichoke Arts
    Sept. 22
  • Peter n’ Chris Best Bits by Peter n’ Chris
    Sept. 22

Japanese Problem
Universal Limited Theatre
Livestock Building, Hastings Park
Sept. 22-30

Feasting on Famine
by Shay Kuebler
Radical System Art
Firehall Arts Centre
Sept. 27-30 preview

13 The Musical!
Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn
Bring on Tomorrow Co.
Waterfront Theatre
Sept. 28-Oct. 8




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