Category Archives: Events

10

Jan
2013

Contemplative Dance Class taught by Denise Fujiwara

Saturday, January 19 Firehall Arts Centre 10am to 12:30pm In addition to choreographing and performing next week in No Exit and Lost & Found, Denise Fujiwara will be teaching a Contemplative dance class as well! Using Japanese Butoh and creative post-modern dance improvisation principles, participants will work towards becoming more present and creative while expanding […]


09

Jan
2013

TJ Dawe’s Medicine held over, January 23 to February 2!

ANNOUNCEMENT! ANNOUNCEMENT! Thanks to the terrific audience response, Medicine is a hit! We’re pleased to announce we’re holding over performances of TJ Dawe’s newest one-man show January 23 to February 2, 2013, with special appearances by Dr. Gabor Maté in talkbacks January 24, 25, 26, 30, February 1 and 2. Come get a (second) dose of Medicine! TJ will continue […]


07

Jan
2013

Talkback added Tues Jan. 8 & Sun Jan. 13 with Dr. Maté!

We have added another talkback with Dr. Gabor Maté after Tuesday, January 8th’s performance of Medicine as well as after Sunday’s 2pm matinee! Audience response has been terrific, and Dr. Maté has agreed to join TJ for these extra post-show talkbacks. For those of you who tried to buy tickets to Friday and Saturday’s sold out […]


22

Oct
2012

Raffle for tickets to Leonard Cohen Live in Concert!

As many of you know, Leonard Cohen will be visiting Vancouver on his world tour, playing Rogers Arena on November 12. To celebrate the man and the music, a generous donor has given us a pair of tickets for the show, to raffle during the Chelsea Hotel run and continuing until November 9th! Buy one […]


01

Oct
2012

Vocal Eye at Chelsea Hotel

  On Friday, October 12 at 8pm and Wednesday, October 17th at 1pm, Vocal Eye will provide live audio descriptions at performances of Chelsea Hotel. Vocal Eye provides vocal description if theatre and performing arts to blind and low vision patrons. “Each patron is given a personal receiver with a single earpiece and volume control that allows […]


16

Aug
2012

‘Good Timber taps into a fascinating part of our cultural heritage’

It’s official, the critics are loving Good Timber! With only five performances left in Vancouver, this show is a must see! “Imagine a really great Vancouver Folk Festival set with remarkable projection footage and you’ll have some idea of the Good Timber experience.”  -Jerry Wasserman via The Province “The last time I saw such a group […]


26

Jun
2012

DTES Local Area Planning Program Workshop

The City of Vancouver has initiated a Local Area Planning Program for the Downtown Eastside.  More information about the planning process can be found here. They are in the initial stage of the planning process – a step called “Reviewing – Taking Stock.”  This step of the process involves research and outreach to identify the […]


22

Jun
2012

BIRTH

Produced by 75 Cent Productions JULY 19-21 & 26 – 28, 8PM Directed by Rebecca Ryan BIRTH is a funny, touching and eye opening look at the midwives, doctors and mothers who have shaped the way we give birth today. Based on historical figures and modern day testimonials BIRTH celebrates the shocking and many times […]


06

Jun
2012

Healing through Humour: The Progressive Polygamists and This is CANCER

Presented by Two Wrongs That Write Productions  June 22, 23, 29 & 30, 8pm at the Firehall Arts Centre Tickets $20 through Firehall Arts Centre Box Office at 604.689.0926 or online This is CANCER This is CANCER by Bruce Horak and Rebecca Northan just completed a sold out run for the second consecutive year at this year’s Edmonton Fringe Festival […]