Past


The Concessions

Touchstone Theatre, Playwrights Theatre Centre, and Firehall Arts Centre

June 5 - 14, 2014

Part mystery and part psychological drama, The Concessions is a chilling piece of Canadian gothic centred around an inexplicable act of violence in a rural community. It showcases the emerging talent of Briana Brown, the fourth Flying Start playwright.

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Dancing on the Edge Festival

Dancing on the Edge Festival

July 3 - 12, 2014

Canada's longest running dance festival is back! 10 days of exhilarating dance from 30 different choreographers.

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30 Ways to Party (Party)

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

June 20th, 2013

Join the Firehall on June 20th as we toast to the finale of our 30th anniversary season. This evening is not to be missed!

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Beth Southwell CD Release

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

June 22nd, 2013

After working on her first solo album for over three years, it is finally time to celebrate its release into the world.
Join us on June 22nd to celebrate Beth Southwell’s CD Release with a live concert.
Presented by Nightingale Productions

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Dancing On The Edge Festival

Dancing on the Edge Festival Society

July 4th - 13th, 2013

Canada's longest-running festival of contemporary dance is celebrating its 25th anniversary! Join us for another incredible year!

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BC Buds Spring Arts Fair 2013

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

May 10 - 12

The 9th annual BC Buds Spring Arts Fair returns to the Firehall May 10 - 12th! The arts are a celebration of the senses and the 2013 BC BUDS Spring Arts Fair will celebrate all those senses as we toast to the end of the Firehall’s 30th season. This year we asked BC Buds participants to send us projects which celebrate and entertain the senses; Nonsense, Two sense, Commonsense, Absence, the Sixth sense, and those usual senses, sight, touch, hear, smell, and taste. Join us for some or ALL of this year's BC BUDS, celebrating all (or some) of the senses as we celebrate our 30th season.

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Tami Weiss

Land-Research

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

April 24 to 27, 2013

Last seen in Vancouver at the 2011 Dancing on the Edge Festival with the sold out show Quiet, Israeli choreographer Arkadi Zaides and his company are back with Land-Research.
Zaides presents the individual voices of five performers from different backgrounds as they explore their inner relationship with the broad idea of land. Performed as five solos, the dancers approach their bodies as a private landscape, shaped and challenged by its surroundings. A Firehall Arts Centre Presentation Produced by Arkadi Zaides

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maladjusted

Theatre for Living (formerly Headlines Theatre)

March 8 to 24, 2013

Theatre for Living, the company that brought you after homelessness… (2009) and Us and Them (2011) is proud to present their new forum theatre play, maladjusted, created and performed by mental health patients and caregivers. This innovative theatre project and two-day mini-conference will confront the barriers to patient centered care within our maladjusting mental health system.

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My Funny Valentine

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

February 19 to March 2, 2013

The critically acclaimed, Jessie-nominated My Funny Valentine enters the minds of six people on the fringes of a murder that will forever affect them, and invites the audience to search through the confusing and chaotic implications of this death to find their own humanity.

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Dancing with Rage

A Firehall Arts Centre Production/Presentation

February 5 to 17, 2013

Canadian actress, comedienne and social activist Mary Walsh unleashes her rage brought on by pop culture, politics and capitalism to do battle on a grand scale in this one woman show.

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