April 6, 2014

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Announcing the plays for our 2014-2015 season

Our Play Selection Committee is proud to announce the seven plays that we’ll be presenting in our 52nd season. Check out our media release for details.

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March 16, 2014

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s THE MIKADO runs April 5 to May 3

This comic opera by Gilbert and Sullivan has been a crowd-pleaser since 1885, and is on stage here April 5 to May 3.

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March 15, 2014

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Vancouver Courier’s Marpole edition features Metro!

Vancouver Courier’s Cheryl Rossi interviewed two long-time Metro Theatre supporters, and they talked about our efforts to create a bright future in South Vancouver’s Marpole neighbourhood.

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March 13, 2014

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Vancity Buzz calls There Goes the Bride “a wildly creative and enjoyable show”

Angie Holubowich from Vancity Buzz came to see There Goes the Bride, and had a ball. She says, “The cast is perfectly suited to this story and every detail from the music to the costumes creates a wildly creative and enjoyable show.”

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March 4, 2014

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There Goes the Bride a “must see” ~ Michael Pigeon

In reviewer Michael Pigeon’s own words: “The combination of a solid cast and crew and a good script results in a memorable and delightful experience. …this show is a “must see” that will not disappoint.”

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February 25, 2014

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GVPTA blogger Jim Peskin says There Goes the Bride is “great fun”

GVPTA bloggers don’t actually ‘review’ plays; they express their thoughts about productions around town with the aim of engaging theatre-goers. Jim Peskin braved the weather on opening night of “There Goes the Bride”, and blogged about it. We think he liked it. After all, he ends his blog entry with, “Go, have a good time!”

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February 2, 2014

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Our final show of the season, WHAT I DID LAST SUMMER, on stage May 17 to June 14

Our final show of the 2013-2014 season is What I Did Last Summer by A.R. Gurney. It’s a delightful “coming of age” tale set in 1945. It tells the story of Charlie, a teenager spending the summer with family and friends at a beach house in the Niagara Peninsula. What I Did Last Summer runs May 17 to June 14, 2014.

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February 1, 2014

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Comedy THERE GOES THE BRIDE on stage now

Ray Cooney and John Chapman’s brilliant comedy about a wedding day gone astray is on stage now through March 22. Check out details here…

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January 28, 2014

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Jack and the Beanstalk voted Outstanding Panto!

Congratulations to our cast and crew of Jack and the Beanstalk – a holiday pantomime… The production was voted OUTSTANDING PANTO in the 2013 OVATION Awards given out on January 26.

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January 24, 2014

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Deathtrap a “macabre mix of Monty Python meets Sleuth” ~ Tova Kornfeld

Tova Kornfeld from the Jewish Independent says about Deathtrap: “There is nothing like a good bout of murder and mayhem for one’s entertainment pleasure.”

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