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Yuk Yuk's presents Orny Adams
The Comedy MIX presents Ryan Belleville
Venue: The Comedy MIX
Half-price tickets: $9.00
Widely regarded as one of Canada's Top Stand-up comedians, he has performed for hundreds of thousands of people across North America. He is the winner of a Canadian Comedy Awards, and the Phil Hartman Award for his stand up.
No minors venue (19+); comedians are completely uncensored
Vancouver TheatreSports League presents Ultimate Improv Championships
Venue: The Improv centre
Half-price tickets: $7.75
UIC is Vancouver's most dangerous improv and pits two blood-thirsty teams of improvisers against each other in a non-stop timed challenge. At the end of each performance the audience votes who will be the Ultimate Improv Champion, with the winning team returning the following week to defend their title. "Ultimate Improvisers" are among the best-trained and well-conditioned athletes in the world. While this is a highly intense sport, improviser safety is of paramount concern to UIC ownership and management. Please note - no improviser has ever been seriously injured in a UIC event.
Pacific Theatre presents The Rainmaker
Venue: Pacific Theatre
Half-price tickets: $19.49
Lizzie's hopes and dreams have run as dry as the barren fields of her family's drought-ridden ranch. When the charismatic Starbuck appears one windless night selling the promise of rain, Lizzie must decide: is he a con man, or does he hold the key to everything she desires? A beautifully crafted prairie romance about faith, hope, and the possibility of love.
Gateway Theatre presents Conversations with My Mother
Venue: Gateway Theatre
Half-price tickets: $26.25
When your dead mom won't give up her ghost.
After keeling over in her garden, family matriarch Hyacinth still roams the earth, despite the fact that she is very much dead. And while Hyacinth tries to give up her ghost, her grown daughters struggle with their own midlife crises: Lily wants to go back to college despite being thrown a curveball, while workaholic Heather tries to schedule time for baby adoption. Amid the comedy and chaos lurks a distant relative from the Other Side, pushing their buttons and nudging them to make peace with their lives.
Ghost Light Projects presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Venue: The Cobalt
Half-price tickets: $8.75
Ghost Light Projects is thrilled to bring you a new production of the show which received standing ovations every night in our previous production.
This Off-Broadway smash hit, by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask, follows the talented songstress and her band as she retells her life story to her few fans, while stalking the much more successful rock star Tommy Gnosis, who stole her songs.
19+ Identification is required by all attendees
Seven Tyrants Theatre presents Judge Dee's Chinatown Haunted House
Venue: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Gardens
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Half-price tickets: $8.75
Join us again this year at Vancouver's fastest growing Halloween event. We transform the Classical Chinese Garden into a terrifying Haunted House. Featuring over a dozen actors, dancers and musicians, this one-of-a-kind experience is inspired by the gruesome stories of Judge Dee: China's Sherlock Holmes. Warning: Not for young children or the faint of heart!
Firehall Arts Centre presents wag
Venue: Firehall Arts Centre
Half-price tickets: $20.75
A comedy of tragic proportions by Denise Clarke. ‘Wag is many things - a meditation on life, a storytelling dance piece, and a waltz party - but ultimately, it's good fun.' (Calgary Herald)