Tag Archives:
theatre

12

Dec
2012

Looking for Gift Ideas?

The holidays can be stressful, trying to find the perfect gift for friends and loved ones. Let me offer some ideas: what about tickets, a pass or a gift certificate to the Firehall? We still have many shows left in our 2012-2013 Season: TJ Dawe’s Medicine in January, the incomparable Mary Walsh in Dancing with Rage and Zee Zee […]


24

Nov
2012

Donna Spencer’s Response to Colin Thomas

In this week’s issue of the Georgia Straight, critic Colin Thomas reviewed Kid Gloves and took fault with Firehall Artistic Producer Donna Spencer’s choice to produce an “unpolished” play. This is her full response, a portion of which was sent in to the Georgia Straight as a Letter to the Editor.   Letter to the […]


22

Oct
2012

We’ve teamed up with the Police Museum for Kid Gloves!

We are proud to announce that for the run of Kid Gloves, the Firehall will be working with the Vancouver Police Museum to present a rare and special educational opportunity! On November 14, 21, & 28, the Firehall and the Vancouver Police Museum are offering a double header in the form of a Lunchtime Q&A […]


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 […]


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 […]