February 12 – 22, 2014
Tue - Fri: 8pm, Sat: 5pm & 9pm, Sun: 2pm
Talkbacks after shows on Thurs Feb 13+20
Vancouver musician Lauri Lyster brings together some of the city’s finest musicians in this eclectic cabaret chronicling her adventures as a professional musician over the last 30 years. From the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra to landmark jazz/blues ensemble Mother of Pearl, this autobiographical show about Lyster blazing a trail as a female drummer draws you into the inside world of the music industry.
A Firehall Arts Centre presentation.
Written and performed by Lauri Lyster. Features Rene Worst on bass, Brenda Baird on keyboard/vocals, Kat Wahamaa on lead vocals/mandolin, Simon Stribling on trumpet/sax & Ben Henriques on sax/clarinet.
‘Drummer Girl celebrates a trailblazing career’ – Burnaby Now
Banging the drum for a musical life’ – The Province
Note: this show replaces Re:union which has unfortunately been cancelled by Horseshoes & Hand Grenades Theatre due to budget restraints.