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Seven Tyrants Theatre presents Beggar'sOpera 2014
Venue: Jericho Arts Centre
Half-price tickets: $12.75
Following an exciting world premiere last April at PerformanceWorks, Seven Tyrants Theatre proudly remounts their original musical Beggar'sOpera at the Jericho Arts Centre. The remount features much of the originalcast, including Tallulah Winkelman as Polly, Linden Banks as Mr. Peachum, KaylaDeorksen as Lucy and Gord Myren as Lockit the Warden, and welcomes some newmembers including Cameron Anderson as Macheath.
Gateway Theatre presents Dreary andIzzy
Venue: Gateway Theatre
Half-price tickets: $23.25
When the Monoghan sisters lose their parents in a car accident,Deirdre is poised to enter university. Now she must care for her beloved oldersister Isabelle, who's adopted, First Nations and affected by fetal alcoholsyndrome. Deirdre struggles to manage until twin rays of hope appear in theform of a gorgeous vacuum cleaner salesman and a family friend. Their helpfulimpulses will have startling consequences. A powerful play penned by one ofCanada's sharpest playwrights.
Metro Theatre presents There Goes theBride
Venue: Metro Theatre
Half-price tickets: $15.75
There Goes the Bride, written by comedy geniuses Ray Cooney andJohn Chapman, is three-quarters brilliant farce and one-quarter sweet musical.Those with a taste for romantic comedies will adore the delightfulsong-and-dance numbers, and farce-lovers will be in stitches as the hystericalstory unfolds. There Goes the Bride has all the standard elements of a RayCooney farce that we have come to expect: mistaken/assumed identities, confusedcharacters, and yarn spinning that spins out of control.
Intimate Theatre Productions and WRSProductions present "Magic To Do: A Stephen Schwartz Songbook"
Venue: Studio 1398 (Granville Island)
Half-price tickets: $14.72
Mr. Schwartz is an American musical theatre lyricist and composer.In a career spanning over four decades, Schwartz has written such hit musicalsas Godspell (1971), Pippin (1972) and Wicked (2003). He has contributed lyricsfor a number of successful films, including Pocahontas (1995), The Hunchback ofNotre Dame (1996), The Prince of Egypt (1998; music and lyrics) and Enchanted(2007). Schwartz has won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lyrics, threeGrammy Awards, three Academy Awards and has been nominated for six Tony Awards.
Yuk Yuk'sComedy presents Kathleen McGee
Time: 8:00pm& 10:30pm
Kathleen McGee is the girl your parents warned you about. She willmake you laugh and blush all at the same time. You may have seen her on Bite TVor touring all over Canada and most recently she was the Comedy Channel'swinner for the "Search for Russell Peter's BFF." Kathleen'sunapologetic, dark, and sassy sense of humour will have you talking long afterthe show is over.
No minors venue; comedians arecompletely uncensored
Ghost Light Projects presents Clue: The Musical
Venue: Havana Theatre
$21.25 (2pm) / $23.75 (8pm)
Ticket sales for the 2pm show end at noon
Based on the board game and reminiscentof the cult classic movie, Ghost Light Projects bring Clue: The Musical to theHavana Theatre in February! All your beloved characters are back. ColonelMustard, Professor Plum, Miss Scarlet, Mrs White, Mrs Peacock and Mr Green.There are 216 possible endings to the show, which one will you be at?
BlueshoreFinancial Centre for the Performing Arts presents Márcio Faraco
Brazilian-born, based in Paris, France for over 20years, Márcio Faraco stays true to the traditional music of Brazil, melding thelanguage of the samba, bossa nova and choro in his evocative songs. While hismusic draws likely comparisons with the masters-Chico Buarque, MiltonNascimento, João Gilberto and Caetano Veloso - he is adept at straying from hisSouth American roots adding Portuguese fado, African rhythms, and Cuban beats.
Featuring delicate and masterful guitar work, hisvocals are beautiful and engaging. Márcio is joined by Philippe Baden Powell onpiano, the son of the legendary Brazilian guitarist Baden Powell.
FirehallArts Centre presents Porno Death Cult
Venue:Firehall Arts Centre
Dance-theatre guru Tara CheyenneFriedenberg returns to the Firehall stage with a fresh new solo infused withher signature humour and pathos. Religion, confusion, desperation and thestrange desire to disappear haunts the piece's central character. Anexploration of faith and faithlessness, life and death Porno Darth Cult takesthe audience on an irreverent and poignant journey as Tara searches for meaningin the mayhem of the human mind. Guest director Marcus Youssef (NeworldTheatre) lends his unique style and impeccable eye to this marrying of text,character, dance and prayer.
Vancouver FoodieTours presents Guilty Pleasures Gourmet Tour
Venue: Meet atKirin Restaurant
Time: Sunday March9, 2pm (sold day before tour)
Half-price tickets:$40.48 (no alcohol) / $51.48 (with pairings)
5 Courses, 12 Tastings, 8 Stories, 3 Hours of PureBliss
Treat your discerning taste buds to a slice of heaven.The Guilty Pleasures Gourmet Tour showcases the best of Vancouver Cuisine! Youwill be tempted with gourmets worth selling your soul for! Enough food will beserved ensuring that your taste buds will have the energy to savor each stop ofthe tour. Check your will power at the door.
the Comedy MIX presents Headliner: Mike Vecchione