Category Archives: Fun

18

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #17: Staff Favourites

Today, we hear from Gabriela De Lucca, Marketing and Communications Director! Hi! It’s hard to choose one thing that makes this place great, but I love that we celebrate Canada’s diversity. One of the first things I noticed about the Firehall was how culturally diverse and varied our productions have been, and I recently learned that the Firehall […]


17

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #16: Staff Favourites

Today we hear from Associate Producer/Operations, Caitlin McKee. She has an abnormal obsession with Hello Kitty. It’s scary. My name is Caitlin and I am the Associate Producer/Operations for the Firehall Arts Centre.  My position here is actually split part time with the Firehall’s sister organization the Dancing on the Edge Festival, where I also […]


16

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #15: Staff Favourites

Today’s focus: The Firehall’s newest member, Terri! My name is Terri Le Gear and I am the Administrative Coordinator for the Firehall Arts Centre. I have been with the Firehall since November 2011, and as the newest member of the Firehall family I’d like to say I am thrilled to be here!    It’s wonderful […]


03

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #3 – This Bloomion’ Tree!

If you’ve ever gone into the courtyard behind the Firehall, you’ve seen how peaceful a space it is in the centre of the city. The hustle and bustle is left behind as you sit, relax on the deck and look up at the beautiful cherry tree blooming in January. Yes, that’s right, I said January. The […]


02

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #2 (or Fiction)

  Seeing as the Firehall is an older building, there are a lot of stories that have been told and retold about happenings here. One of my favourites is about the Bear. Back when Vancouver was still mostly wilderness, and the city was still growing, the fireman at the #1 Firehall took in an abandoned […]


15

Feb
2012

Flirty 30! 80s Party

February 25th marks the Firehall’s 30th Anniversary! The 80s. Wonderful decade. They gave the world Degrassi, Madonna, a love of unflattering clothing, yours truly and, of course, the birth of the Firehall Arts Centre. To commemorate this stupendous occasion, the Firehall and Theatre Cares are getting together to throw a fantastic shindig complete with 80s […]