Yuk Yuk's Comedy Club presents John Cullen
Venue: Yuk Yuk's
Time: 7:00pm, 9:30pm
Half-price Tickets: $12.75
John Cullen is the rare comedian that you watch and he's having so much fun on stage that you can't decide whether he's having more fun or you are. A charismatic performer and a modern-day renaissance man, John brings his vast experiences in life as a curler, high school teacher, drummer, and friend to the stage in an attempt to make sure that everybody has the best time. Because really, that's what comedy is all about.
No minors permitted (19+); comedians are completely uncensored.
Firehall Arts Centre presents Love Bomb
Venue: Firehall Arts Centre
Time: 4:00pm (Ticket goes off sale @12:00pm), 8:00pm
Half-price tickets: $20.25
A shameless hussy production and world premiere musical by Meghan Gardiner (Book & Lyrics), directed by Reneé Iaci (Dissolve, Frozen) and starring Deb Pickman and Sara Vickruck, original songs written by Steve Charles (Miss Shakespeare, Chelsea Hotel).
Contains course language and mature subject matter
Erato Ensemble presents Diagnosis Diabetes: A New Opera
Venue: Orpheum Annex
Half-price tickets: $13.00
Charlie is living with Type I diabetes. You will help him make decisions that will affect the outcome of the opera - and his life.
Erato Ensemble is proud to present the World Premiere of this new interactive opera by Michael Park. There will be a talk-back session after the opera.
Studio 58/Langara College presents Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
Venue: Studio 58/Langara College
Half-price tickets: $13.75
In this version of Shakespeare's classic, created for the anniversary season, travel back in time fifty years to 1965. Get up close and personal with the lovers and their entourage and abandon yourself to the passion of youth and all that it brings.
Christy Webb Productions presents ANNAPURNA
Venue: PAL Theatre
Half-price tickets: $16.00
Twenty years ago, Emma walked out on her husband, cowboy-poet Ulysses, in the middle of the night. Now, hearing he's in dire straits, she tracks him down in the wilds of Colorado in a grungy trailer, working on his magnum opus, hooked to an oxygen tank, and cooking in the buff. Their reunion, charged by rage and compassion, brings back the worst and best of their former bond.
Vancouver TheatreSports League presents TheatreSports
Venue: The Improv Centre
Halfprice Tickets: $14.25
Relying on razor-sharp wit and lightning-fast reflexes, two teams of performers are pit against each other in competitive improv matches. Using audience suggestions to fuel scenes, teams must create totally improvised situations on the spot. Each TheatreSports match is overseen by a referee. More than just a whimsical host, the ref will slap the improvisers with penalties & jabs, or reward them with bonuses as he sees fit. And round after grueling round, the audience votes for the best scenes & the sharpest improv. THEATRESPORTS® is high-action short form improv full of comic vengeance!
Vancouver TheatreSports League presents Improv After Dark
Venue: The Improve Centre
Half-price Tickets: $9.75
Things heat up with Vancouver TheatreSportsª League's Improv After Dark. This edgy show is 60 minutes of non-stop, fast-paced no-holds-barred comedy for grown-ups. Featuring a roster of all your favourite improvisers, and a fully-stocked bar, Improv After Dark is a great way to capp off your evening.
Please note: these shows are rated NC17 (you must be 17+ to attend). Persons aged 17 & 18 must be accompanied by an adult.