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Vancouver Sun

Vancouver’s Metro Theatre still going strong, 500 shows later Shawn Conner Published on: October 28, 2016 | Last Updated: October 28, 2016 4:03 PM PDT Metro Theatre’s production of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility marks the theatre’s 500th production. From left to right – character Willoughby played by Kenneth Tynan, Marianne Dashwood played by Cassie […]

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Press Release: SENSE and SENSIBILITY

Metro Theatre is excited to celebrate hitting the historic milestone of 500 shows in this our 54th continuous season of great entertainment by bringing Jane Austen’s SENSE and SENSIBILITY to the stage October 29th to November 19th. Pray do not be alarmed gentle readers, I am here to tell you Jane Austen’s delicate comedy of […]

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Director’s Synopsis: SENSE & SENSIBILITY

Two sisters, so distinct in nature: Elinor, the rational one, ruled by her mind; Marianne the passionate one, whose heart dominates all.  When their father dies, the sisters, together with their mother and their never-to-be-seen-sister Margaret, are forced to move out of their beloved home at Norland Park. Reduced to relative poverty through the scheming of […]

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Dark & Stormy Night

[Show thumbnails] A ROYAL CANADIAN THEATRE COMPANY PRODUCTION Written by:  Tim Kelly Directed by:  Ellie King Winner Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence There’s dirty work afoot at Ye Olde Wayside Inn, home of the eccentric Saltmarshes, Hepzibah and Arabella, Cousin Ebenezer, and decrepit Uncle Silas – oldest living lunatic in Massachusetts. The Inn […]

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HAYWIRE ~ Director’s Synopsis

After a major change of career, Alec Firth has been working quietly as the owner of Firth’s Bookshop for the past few years. But when he hires Liz to work in the shop, he discovers someone who makes him feel alive again. Alec’s wife Maggie is going to spend Easter weekend on a packaged tour […]

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TOWARDS ZERO: Press Release

TOWARDS ZERO by Agatha Christie brilliantly probes the psychology of a jealous psychopathic killer. When a tennis player invites his ex-wife and current wife to visit his aunt’s seaside estate, little does anyone know that someone will be killed. Metro Theatre is thrilled to have received special permission from Agatha Christie’s estate to present TOWARDS […]

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