Theatre, Music & Concert Venues
Theatre at UBC
One of Canadas foremost academic theatre programs, whose students are encouraged to practice in the staging of new works, national premieres and classics from the world stage. University of British Columbia, 6254 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1.
Firehall Arts Centre
A diverse programme of productions and exhibitions, with comedy shows, art and photography, musicals, improvisation and contemporary dance. The box office is open Monday to Friday 09:30-17:00. 280 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC, V6A 1L3.
Live theatre, recitals, chamber music and contemporary dance. Home to the Playhouse Theatre Company, Vancouver Recital Society, Friends of Chamber Music and DanceHouse. Part of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Complex.
Concert hall and designated National Heritage Site, home to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Vancouver Bach Choir, Vancouver Chamber Choir and Vancouver Cantata Singers. Located at Smithe at Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC.
Vancouver TheatreSports League
Improvised comedy theatre group, with a regular programme of performances held at The Improv Centre. They also offer comedy improv events, workshops for novices, and corporate training. 104-1177 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V6H 1G3.
Theatre, live music and cinema with state-of-the-art sound and projection, natural acoustics and a 1940’s art deco interior. The box office is open Monday to Saturday 10:00-18:00 and Sunday 12:00-16:00. 918 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1L.
Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage
Historic 650 seat theatre which stages six productions a year performed by the Arts Club Theatre Company. The box office is closed Mondays and on days when no performances are scheduled. 2750 Granville Street (@ 12th Avenue), Vancouver, BC, V6H 3J3.
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
Year-round performances and events, from classical recitals and jazz concerts, avant-garde theatre and opera productions, to folk and world music. University of British Columbia, 6265 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1.
Queen Elizabeth Theatre
A modern civic theatre which has played host to some of the biggest shows and stars in the entertainment industry. Vancouver Opera and Ballet British Columbia are its resident companies. Located at Hamilton at Dunsmuir, Vancouver, BC.