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Younger Crowd – Langara Voice Review

THE VOICE   February 26, 2016 Reported by: Daniel Dadi-Cantarino South Vancouver’s Metro Theatre has pushed its own boundaries with Five Women Wearing the Same Dress, a humorous yet thought-provoking play. The play, which lays out the experiences of five women at a wedding reception, has been described as “Bridesmaids crossed with Sex and the City,” in a press […]

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Same Dress VIDEO Sneak Peek

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress is a comedy by  award winning playwright Alan Ball, about female friendship and the power of the uniform. Hiding in an upstairs bedroom, five bridesmaids try to escape both the bride and the wedding reception. The five women laugh, cry, confide and counsel one another – bound together by their circumstance […]

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Burnaby NOW Previews Same Dress

Lively City: Bridesmaids’ woes, abstract art, Nordic fashion and more  Julie MacLellan / Burnaby Now February 15, 2016 10:52 Laura Luongo of Burnaby is one of the bridesmaids in 5 Women Wearing the Same Dress, a new production at Metro Theatre opening Feb. 20.   Photograph By contributed Anyone who’s ever donned satin or taffeta to […]

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Delta Optimist: Sleeping Beauty Musical Panto

Ladner’s Bryn Willis (left) and Tsawwassen’s Cathy Holman have lead roles in Sleeping Beauty, a holiday musical pantomime presented by Metro Theatre in Vancouver until Jan. 2. Other local connections to the production include Ladner’s Catherine Morrison (writer, director), Tracy-Lynn Chernaske (scenic painting/set decoration/production photographer) and Les Erskine (lighting and set designer/technical director/ general manager). […]

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Being Said About Fawlty Towers

Fawlty Towers – 3 More Episodes Patron Feedback November 26, 2015 Facebook Heard a little bit tonight while I was waiting outside: it sounds great folks! Can’t wait! Facebook: October 13 2015, Jonathan MacDonald ====== Amazing that you can remember all those lines !!!! (Mmmmm but seem to forget when its your turn to cook) […]

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Review Vancouver on Holmes & Watson SAVE THE EMPIRE

  Metro Theatre and ACEproductions Equity Collective Holmes & Watson Save the Empire! Book and Lyrics by Jahnna Beecham and Malcolm Hillgartner, Music by Malcolm Hillgartner Dates and Venue 17 – 28 June | Metro Theatre, Vancouver Reviewer Ed Farolan There have been numerous interpretations, mostly in film and TV, of Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional […]

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