Live theatre

Set amid a backdrop of historical Craigdarroch Castle, Shakespeare’s Will features Rosemary Jeffery as Anne Hathaway in this one-woman play that takes audience members into the life and times of a woman in Elizabethan England. It runs nightly Dec. 27-31. Courtesy Attitude Theatre

New company launching one-woman Shakespearian play with Attitude

Shakespeare’s Will descends on Craigdarroch Castle over the holidays

Set amid a backdrop of historical Craigdarroch Castle, Shakespeare’s Will features Rosemary Jeffery as Anne Hathaway in this one-woman play that takes audience members into the life and times of a woman in Elizabethan England. It runs nightly Dec. 27-31. Courtesy Attitude Theatre
Set amid a backdrop of historical Craigdarroch Castle, Shakespeare’s Will features Rosemary Jeffery as Anne Hathaway in this one-woman play that takes audience members into the life and times of a woman in Elizabethan England. It runs nightly Dec. 27-31. Courtesy Attitude Theatre

New company launching one-woman Shakespearian play with Attitude

Shakespeare’s Will descends on Craigdarroch Castle over the holidays

Set amid a backdrop of historical Craigdarroch Castle, Shakespeare’s Will features Rosemary Jeffery as Anne Hathaway in this one-woman play that takes audience members into the life and times of a woman in Elizabethan England. It runs nightly Dec. 27-31. Courtesy Attitude Theatre
Year 2 students from the Canadian College of Performing Arts rehearse a scene from Stage Door, opening Wednesday night at the CCPA performance hall on Elgin Road in Oak Bay. Photo by Peter Pokony
Year 2 students from the Canadian College of Performing Arts rehearse a scene from Stage Door, opening Wednesday night at the CCPA performance hall on Elgin Road in Oak Bay. Photo by Peter Pokony
Artwork, storytelling fuels romance at the Belfry

Artwork, storytelling fuels romance at the Belfry

Adaptation of Griffin and Sabine books hits the stage in Fernwood on Dec. 4

  • Dec 4, 2018
Artwork, storytelling fuels romance at the Belfry
Primary cast members from the Victoria Operatic Society production of Rent, gather for a group shot. The show runs at the McPherson Playhouse Nov. 23 to Dec. 2. Photo by Jesse Polito/courtesy VOS

Rent-heads unite: VOS tackles iconic rock musical

Subject matter of HIV, poverty, gentrification, tent city will resonate with Victoria audiences

Primary cast members from the Victoria Operatic Society production of Rent, gather for a group shot. The show runs at the McPherson Playhouse Nov. 23 to Dec. 2. Photo by Jesse Polito/courtesy VOS
Langham Court Theatre’s production of Goodnight Mister Tom, with Roger Carr in the title role, blends the talents of a large cast that includes many child actors. It runs Nov. 7 to 24. Courtesy Langham Court Theatre

Family style theatre on tap at Langham Court

Award-winning wartime story Goodnight Mister Tom a heartwarming tale

  • Nov 2, 2018
Langham Court Theatre’s production of Goodnight Mister Tom, with Roger Carr in the title role, blends the talents of a large cast that includes many child actors. It runs Nov. 7 to 24. Courtesy Langham Court Theatre
The character of Anna is central to the beloved musical The King and I. A production based on the Broadway version of the story comes to Victoria in early January. Photo by Jeremy Daniel

Beloved musical The King and I coming to Victoria

Royal Theatre plays host to musical that was a smash hit on Broadway

The character of Anna is central to the beloved musical The King and I. A production based on the Broadway version of the story comes to Victoria in early January. Photo by Jeremy Daniel
Red Bastard is Eric Davis’ alter ego, appearing at the Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival, which gets underway with the Fringe Eve Preview event in Centennial Square on Aug. 22. Photo contributed

BINGE THE FRINGE: Victoria Fringe Fest always brings something new

Annual theatre event sure to keep audiences on their toes; preview night Aug. 22

  • Aug 11, 2018
Red Bastard is Eric Davis’ alter ego, appearing at the Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival, which gets underway with the Fringe Eve Preview event in Centennial Square on Aug. 22. Photo contributed
The multi-discipline Get OUT Cabaret promises a variety of entertaining performances April 27 at the Metro Studio Theatre. Photo courtesy Intrepid Theatre

The glitterrati will be on hand for the Get OUT Cabaret

Intrepid Theatre presents kitschy, campy, avant-garde performances April 27

The multi-discipline Get OUT Cabaret promises a variety of entertaining performances April 27 at the Metro Studio Theatre. Photo courtesy Intrepid Theatre