April 14, 2014

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Vancouverscape’s Michael Pigeon “got fully caught up in the spirit and fun” of The Mikado

Vancouverscape’s reviewer Michael Pigeon saw The Mikado and says, “If you’re a Gilbert and Sullivan fan, this Metro Theatre production is worth catching, and if you’ve never experienced a Gilbert and Sullivan operetta, this is a great opportunity to see what you’ve been missing.”

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April 13, 2014

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“The best production of The Mikado that I’ve seen in years” ~Review Vancouver

In his review of The Mikado, Ed Farolan says, “Under the direction of Alison Schamberger, the acting and singing was superb, the musical direction under Spencer Bach was fabulous, and the choreography by Dawn Ewen was marvelous.”

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April 8, 2014

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Fabulously Frugal’s Diane Chow calls The Mikado “a love merry-go-round”

Diane Chow reviews The Mikado and calls it “a love merry-go-round that will make your head spin and your body shake with laughter.”

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April 7, 2014

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Metro hosts Theatre BC’s Greater Vancouver Zone drama festival May 4-10

Metro Theatre is excited to be the host venue for Theatre BC’s Greater Vancouver Zone festival of plays for 2014. Check out a different play every night at 8pm!

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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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