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Director’s Talk: CALENDAR GIRLS

Meet the Director of CALENDAR GIRLS ALISON SCHAMBERGER Alison received her early training and education in Scotland while at school and university in Edinburgh. For 38 years she was a drama and english teacher, for 30 years at Burnaby North Secondary School where she directed countless plays and musicals. On her retirement from teaching in […]

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Press Release: CALENDAR GIRLS

Funny, sincere, and just a wee bit naughty, CALENDAR GIRLS combines cheeky comedy with heart touching realism  Metro Theatre is delighted to present CALENDAR GIRLS adapted by Tim Firth from his smash hit film of the same name and directed by Alison Schamberger for an extended run on our stage October 28 to November 25, […]

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The Story: CALENDAR GIRLS

“I don’t think there’s anything on this planet that more trumpets life that the sunflower. For me that’s because of the reason behind its name. Not because it looks like the sun but because it follows the sun. During the course of the day, the head tracks the journey of the sun across the sky. […]

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Fast Facts: CALENDAR GIRLS

Location: 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver V6P 5Z9  Metro Theatre’s location on Google Maps Box Office Phone:  604 266 7191   Show Times: Performances are Thursday to Saturday at 8:00 pm                        with Sunday Matinees at 2:00 pm   Show Run: October 28th – Run Extended to November 25th       Thursday through Saturday nights                     with […]

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Merely Players Review of Hilda’s Yard

Merely Players Vancouver’s source for theatre – Merely Players Website REVIEW by David Volpov Hilda’s Yard: A Historical Comedy with Modern Punchlines This week, the Metro Theatre opens its new season with Hilda’s Yard, a Canadian play by Norm Foster. Producing this play is a decision made to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada’s independence. If […]

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Press Release: HILDA’S YARD

HILDA’S YARD is a comedy about the unbreakable ties that bind family together  Metro Theatre kicks off our 55th Season with the Canadian play – HILDA’s YARD – in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday. Hilda’s Yard is written by one of Canada’s most prolific playwrights, Norm Foster, directed by returning director Kayt Roth;  on stage […]

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The Story ~ HILDA’S YARD

HILDA’S YARD by Norm Foster Directed by Kayt Roth On stage September 16 – October 7, 2017 Norm Foster has been called “Canada’s preeminent comic playwright,” and he is also one of Canada’s most prolific and most produced. Among his best-known works are the Canadian classic The Melville Boys, Wrong for Each Other, The Affections […]

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Fast Facts: HILDA’S YARD

  Location: 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver V6P 5Z9  Metro Theatre’s location on Google Maps Box Office Phone:  604 266 7191   Show Times: Performances are Thursday to Saturday at 8:00 pm                        with Sunday Matinees at 2:00 pm   Show Run: Sept 16th to Oct 7th      Thursday through Saturday nights                     with Matinees on […]

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