Monthly Archives: March 2012

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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #21: The Power of 3(0)

Let’s talk about the Number 3. The number 3 is considered across the globe to be a powerful number. It represents harmony, wisdom and understanding. It represents the three stages of  life (birth, life and death) and time itself (past, present and future). The Pythagoreans taught that three was the first true number, and though I’m not […]


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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #19: Staff Favourites

Today, we hear from Alex Danard, Box Office/Volunteer Coordinator! Hello Folks! I’ve worked at the Firehall Arts Centre for 2 years now. I started off as a participant in the In-House Training program in March of 2010 and loved it! After I was hired on as the Outreach Coordinator for Dancing on the Edge and […]


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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #18: Robert LePage

Renowned director, creator and performer Robert LePage of Ex Machina was in the audience this weekend for the closing night of Sylvain Émard Danse’s performance of Fragments – Volume I at the Firehall.  M. LePage first visited the Firehall in 1984-85 Season with his award-winning production Circulations, which was at the beginning of his amazing career and […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #14: Staff Favourites

Today we pick on (er, feature) Susan, our Bookkeeper! Susan is wonderful and keeps us on track financially.  She also likes to bake cakes into unusual shapes, like Storm Trooper helmets and Pikachu. She said she will make one in the shape of the Firehall soon! Wait, would that just be a square? My name […]


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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #13: Staff Favourites

The Firehall has a wonderful, talented and inventive staff. We love this place, not only for its wonderful history and good looks, but each staff member has special reasons as to why we cherish being here. Today, we spotlight Jamie Burns, the Technical Director here at the Firehall. Jamie has been with the Firehall for […]


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Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #12 – V6A Pass

Did you know the Firehall offers a discounted ticket program for residents living in the V6A postal code area? The V6A Pass is a program designed to provide residents of the Downtown Eastside with the opportunity to attend presentations and productions here at the Firehall Arts Centre at discounted rates. Remember, we need your help! […]