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A Bit of History

Now in our 55th season of continuous entertainment, we at Metro  started wondering about our  history and where our beloved theatre came from. Our general knowledge was based around that it was built in the late 1920’s and it started its life as a movie theatre. We also have a couple of long standing legends […]

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Press Release: CINDERELLA ~ Panto

Metro Theatre is pleased to present CINDERELLA our Holiday Musical Pantomime, an annual tradition for over 33 years.  The magic begins December 15, 2017 and continues through to January 6, 2018. Evening performances are at 7:30 pm with Matinees at 2 pm. With plenty of catchy musical numbers and considerable audience participation, Metro Theatre’s  CINDERELLA […]

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Location: 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver V6P 5Z9  Metro Theatre’s location on Google Maps Box Office Phone:  604 266 7191   Show Times: Evening Performances are at 7:30 pm                        with Sunday Matinees at 2:00 pm   Show Run: December 15th – January 6th Evenings @ 7:30 pm December 15, 16, 21, 22, 23,28, 29, […]

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It’s Panto Time: Cinderella

What is PANTO? Is it like mime where silent clowns perform? Actually, it’s nothing like that at all. British Pantomime, or Panto, has no resemblance to those silent comedians whatsoever. In fact, Panto is probably the noisiest, rowdiest sort of live theatre you can attend and it’s for the whole family. It’s a musical comedy […]

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Director’s Talk: CINDERELLA

Meet the Director of CINDERELLA Mike Mackenzie Mike is thrilled to be back at Metro to direct the Christmas Panto, Cinderella. Previous Metro Theatre shows include Moon Over Buffalo and The 39 Steps. Join him and some of the cast of CINDERELLA immediately after the show on Friday, December 22nd  for an informal chat. Mike […]

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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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AUDITION NOTICE: She Stoops to Conquer

METRO THEATRE  is holding auditions for   adapted and directed by Joan Bryans AUDITIONS will be held at the theatre on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm  – 9:00 pm Callbacks  on Saturday, November 18th  1 pm -4pm AUDITION ADDRESS: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver SHOW RUNS: February 24 – March 17, […]

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SCRIPT SIDES: She Stoops to Conquer

Hello ACTORS Welcome to our Script Sides page for She Stoops To Conquer. The audition is Monday, November 13, 2017, 7 -9 pm  from script sides as presented in this post.   Here are the printable PDF’s of the Script Sides: HARDCASTLE, DIGGORY, ROGER, THOMAS, HANAH KATE & CONSTANCE MRS. HARDCASTLE (with Hardcastle) Sides for […]

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AUDITION NOTICE: Shakespeare in Hollywood

METRO THEATRE  is holding auditions for   Playwright: Ken Ludwig Director: Catherine Morrison Producer: Alison Schamberger   AUDITIONS will be held at the theatre on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm Callbacks  on Saturday, November 25 at 1pm AUDITION ADDRESS: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver SHOW RUNS: April 14-May 5, 2018 Synopsis […]

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