Main menu at top of page

Archive | 2016 – 2017 SEASON

money

Press Release: GUILTY CONSCIENCE

Arthur Jamison, an arrogant and ruthless trial lawyer, has had countless affairs.  He has decided to get out of his marriage by bumping off his wife, Louise. Metro Theatre is pleased to bring the fantasy murder GUILTY CONSCIENCE written by Richard Levinson and William Link (the creators of Columbo TV mysteries) to our stage March […]

Continue Reading
32541799475_dfbbf8c9e0_z

Director’s Talk: Guilty Conscience

Where is the line between reality and imagination?  This was the question that plagued the team as we went deeper and deeper into the play.  The question we have for you (the audience) is:  What are your conclusions, having just experienced the performance? What were the clues? Whose imaginings are we seeing? Where you intrigued…or […]

Continue Reading
ICON---FB

Guilty Conscience ~ Synopsis

Rich, arrogant, and unfaithful trial lawyer Arthur Jamison has taken his long-suffering and “pliable” wife, Louise, for granted, but that all changes when she announces that she wants a divorce and expects a settlement that will “keep her in the style to which she is accustomed”.  When Arthur realizes she just may have the evidence […]

Continue Reading
32032086850_5b16933297_z

JI REVIEW: Crossing Deleancey

Help finding a perfect match Friday 27th, January 2017 Written by Tova Kornfeld in  Performing Arts   The cast of Crossing Delancey, left to right: Jonathan MacDonald (Sam), Nina Tischhauser (Izzy), Joan Koebel (Bubbie), Helen Volkow (Hannah) and Jon MacIntyre (Tyler). (photo by Tracy-Lynn Chernaske) Many of us are still looking for our bashert, our […]

Continue Reading
30693595194_22af6d31dd_z

DIRECTOR’S TALK: Crossing Delancey

Although director, Alison Schamberger made the decision to update this play from its original period of the 1980s, it remains an old-fashioned love story that does not depend on Facebook, Twitter, online dating sites or any of the other modern paraphernalia of dating. It’s about the Jewish culture fighting for preservation by keeping its traditions […]

Continue Reading
flipped

Crossing Delancey ~ Synopsis

Crossing Delancey tells the story of a Jewish grandmother (Bubbie), herself a widow for fourteen years, who is anxious that her beloved granddaughter, Izzy, should not suffer the loneliness she does. Bubbie’s solution is to hire a matchmaker to provide a nice Jewish boy for Izzy to marry. The trouble is, Izzy considers herself a […]

Continue Reading
couple-icon

Press Release: CROSSING DELANCEY

A Manhattan single meets a man through her Jewish grandmother’s matchmaker. Metro Theatre is excited to bring Susan Sandler’s charming romantic comedy CROSSING DELANCEY to the stage January 21 to February 11. CROSSING DELANCEY explores the age old traditional roles of women as expressed by Bubbie, the loveable, feisty, sharp-witted grandma contrasted by the liberated […]

Continue Reading
Jerry-15-4

The Province: Theatre Review

Theatre review: Robin Hood and Marion pumps up the panto principle Jerry Wasserman Published on: December 17, 2016 | Cameron Thomson, as Robin Hood, jousts with Marion, played by Sarah Moir, in the production Robin Hood and Marion at the Metro Theatre in Vancouver until Jan. 7. Tracy-Lynn Chernaske Robin Hood and Marion Until Jan. 7 […]

Continue Reading
showcast

Second AUDITION: Straight & Narrow

METRO THEATRE  is holding a SECOND AUDITION for STRAIGHT and NARROW Playwright:  Jimmie Chinn Directed by Catherine Morrison on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7:30 PM   AUDITION ADDRESS: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver SHOW RUNS: April 22 to May 13, 2017 Synopsis – Bob and Jeff have been living together in a […]

Continue Reading

designed and hosted by :