September 15 – October 6, 2018
Henry Lowenthal, longtime professor of philosophy, is looking forward to his appointment to an endowed chair. But their plans are destroyed when Henry’s department head, a vindictive former student, refuses to recommend him for the position – an act of such calculated cruelty that the usually gentle professor grabs a bust of Socrates and ………..
56 years of presenting Vancouver live plays and theatre performances from our location on Marine Drive at the foot of Granville.
This season we are excited to offer this wide range of live theatre for our patrons in Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, Ladner, Delta, Surrey, New Westminster and all the Greater Vancouver area.
We look forward to sharing our work and sharing the enjoyment with audiences, volunteers and our co-performers.
Please contact us about when you are available and the your interest in working in either:
• Production Volunteers
• Front Office Volunteers
• The Theatre: When you need an acoustically designed environment for a movie or TV production, or want comfortable large seats for your schools year end performance to shine under professionally controlled lighting and sound, in a 300 plus seat theatre consider renting Metro.
SEASON 2018 – 2019
October 27 – November 17
This busybody is a chatterbox too and thinks herself a sleuth to boot .When office cleaner Lily Piper’s work is interrupted by her discovery of a body, she’s determined to solve the murder, even when the body disappears. The wise-cracking Mrs. Piper drives her ex-beau, the police superintendent absolutely crazy in the process.
Metro’s Traditional Christmas Pantomime
KING ARTHUR’S COURT
December 14 – January 5
Something Familiar… Something Peculiar… Something For Everyone… A Pantomime Tonight
Metro’s Panto returns for its 34th consecutive run. Join Arthur in a whimsical tale as he grows from a boy to a king. His interactions with Merlin and Guinevere, as well as his Knights of the Round Table, keep this energetic musical moving faster than you can say “Lancelot”. Come join the fun, laughter and merriment with all your favourite characters. Bring the whole family to this annual Metro tradition. Tickets go on sale October 15th.