Vancouver

Orpheum Theatre

  • 800 Block Granville Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6B 2P1

January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23rd at 8:00pm The legend returns. Simply put, Itzhak Perlman is one of history’s greatest musicians, and we are fortunate to have him return to the VSO stage to perform Mendelssohn’s Romantic Violin Concerto, “the heart’s jewel” of violin concertos, with Maestro Otto Tausk . Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For tickets and more information please visit vancouversymphony.ca… more

January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver The legend returns. Simply put, Itzhak Perlman is one of history's greatest musicians, and we are fortunate to have him return to the VSO stage to perform Mendelssohn 's Romantic Violin Concerto , "the heart's jewel" of violin concertos, with Maestro Otto Tausk. For tickets and more information please visit vancouversymphony.ca… more

January 26, 2019

Saturday, January 26th at 8:00pm To help celebrate the VSO’s 100 th Anniversary , the VSO and Maestro Otto Tausk present a very special DAY OF MUSIC, involving the VSO , the Vancouver Youth Symphony , and musical organizations and groups from throughout Vancouver, in a day of FREE musical activities at the Orpheum, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Playhouse, Annex, and VSO School of Music’s Pyatt Hall. Day of Music takes place on the VSO’s 100 th birthday, celebrating the very first concert given by the Vancouver Symphony… more

January 31, 2019

Laura Pergolizzi is an American singer and songwriter who performs under the stage name LP. She has released four albums and one EP. She has written songs for other artists including Cher, Rihanna, the Backstreet Boys, Leona Lewis, and Christina Aguilera. Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit here… more

Friday, February 1st & Saturday, February 2nd at 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver Maestro Bramwell Tovey makes his return as VSO Music Director Emeritus after eighteen extraordinary years as the longest-serving Music Director in the VSO’s century-long history. Maestro Tovey conducts a piece by the very first composer he commissioned as Music Director, featuring the VSO’s former Principal Cello Ariel Barnes. This concert also features the towering sonic architecture of Bruckner’s Symphony No. 6. For tickets and more… more

February 7, 2019

“Now for our favourite part, playing da music LIVE. We love it all, writing it, making it, adorning it with art, but it’s letting the songs unfurl into the open air with all of you that truly makes this a dream job,” said Ryan Guldemond. “Can’t wait to bring the songs of Dance and Cry to a venue near you.” The Vancouver-based band’s new album features 12-tracks, all of which were written by lead singer Ryan Guldemond and produced by Guldemond and Ben Kaplan. The songs on Dance and Cry relate back to an organic, stripped… more

February 17, 2019

It's an evening of outrageous reads, slams, jabs, stingers and zingers with your favorite comedy queens live on stage. Monday, February 17th, 2019 at 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit here… more

February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27th 2019 at 7:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: On the Trail of Big Cats with Steve Winter Steve Winter specializes in wildlife photography, particularly big cat photography, and has been a National Geographic photographer since 1991. Winter has been named BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year and BBC Wildlife Photojournalist of the Year. He was a two-time winner of Picture of the Year International's Global Vision Award and won first… more

March 4, 2019

Since the band's 2010 inception, Young the Giant has made a name for itself in rock as the ‘thinking man's band,’ winning over fans, radio, and press with their incendiary live shows, strong musicianship, and poignant lyrics. Following 2016’s critically-acclaimed Home of the Strange , Mirror Master promises to continue ascending into consciousness, though this time with a heavy focus on personal self-awareness and growth. Mirror Master finds Young the Giant in a transitional period for America, not only as a culture… more

March 12, 2019

Tuesday, March 12th 2019 at 7:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: Ocean Soul with Brian Skerry Growing up in a small, working-class town, Brian Skerry dreamed of exploring the oceans and becoming a National Geographic photographer. Today, Skerry is one of the leading underwater photographers in the world. Since 1998, Skerry has covered a wide range of stories for National Geographic documenting the harp seal’s struggle to survive in frozen waters, the… more

March 18, 2019

On an unseasonably warm night in March 2013, within the august, hallowed walls of the Royal Albert Hall in London, something extraordinary happened. Five musicians took to the stage, launched into a song called Inhaler, and blew the roof off. For the 5,000-plus people who were lucky enough to be present that evening, the experience was more like a mass epiphany at a revivalist meeting than a gig. Foals whipped up a frenzy and sent it hurtling towards the audience, who gave it a shake and sent it hurtling right back. Two… more

April 19, 2019

Jon Washburn draws all his soloists, choirs, alumni and orchestra together for a wonderful evening of music to celebrate the passage of his 48 years as leader of the Vancouver Chamber Choir. The music is resplendent — J.S. Bach's marvellous Missa brevis in g minor, Tarik O'Regan's mystic and evocative Solitude Trilogy and a celebratory massed performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams' glorious Five Mystical Songs. Friday April 19, 2019 8:00 PM Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and to purchase tickets please… more

May 7, 2019

Tuesday, May 7th 2019 at 6:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: View from Above with Terry Virts As a NASA astronaut - pilot of the space shuttle Endeavour and crew member on the Russian Soyuz spacecraft, Virts spent 200 consecutive days in space as commander of the International Space Station—one of the longest continuous space mission of any NASA astronaut. More recently, Virts appeared in the 2016 IMAX film “A Beautiful Planet,” a breathtaking portrait of… more

June 13, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Introducing Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert to the Harry Potter™ Film Concert Series . Audiences can relive the magic of Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts™ School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, set to the music of a live symphony orchestra. Watch Harry become a wiz at potions, win Felix Felicis, and uncover the meaning of Horcruxes! Thursday, June 13, Friday, July 14 2019 at 7pm Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For tickets and more information please visit vancouversymphony.ca… more

June 27, 2019

Stage legend and Golden Globe-winning actress Bernadette Peters joins the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra for a show brimming with classic Broadway numbers, delivered in Peters' unique and inimitable style. Thursday, June 27 2019 at 8pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For tickets and more information please visit vancouversymphony.ca… more

June 29, 2019

The electronic pop chanteuse Dido entered London's Guildhall School of Music at age six; by the time she reached her teens, the budding musician had already mastered piano, violin, and recorder. After touring with a British classical ensemble, she accepted a publishing job. Meanwhile, she sang with a series of local groups before joining the trip-hop outfit Faithless -- helmed by her older brother, the noted DJ and producer Rollo -- in 1995. The group released its debut album, Reverence, the following year. It went on… more

July 11, 2019 - July 13, 2019

The battle for the galaxy intensifies in this thrilling fifth episode of the unfolding saga. As Imperial Forces launch an all-out attack on the Rebel Alliance, Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) flee to Cloud City where they are captured by Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) journeys to the mysterious, marshy planet of Dagobah, where the wise Jedi Master Yoda teaches the young hero the ways of the Force. Little does Luke know that all his Jedi training will be called upon so soon. A… more

August 3, 2019

Walk Off The Earth is a Juno Award winning, multi-platinum musical phenomenon currently taking the world by storm. Based in Burlington, Ontario (just outside of Toronto), their brilliant 5-people-playing-one-guitar interpretation of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" exploded on Youtube, garnering over 180 million views. Since then, the band has released a string of successful original songs including, “Red Hands” (#1 at AAA), “Fire In My Soul” & “Rule The World”; sold out venues across the globe and… more

September 16, 2019

On tour Knopfler will perform with an expanded ten-piece band, most of whom have been working with him for more than two decades: Guy Fletcher (keyboards), Richard Bennett (guitar), Jim Cox (piano), Mike McGoldrick (whistle and flute), John McCusker (fiddle and cittern), Glenn Worf (bass), Danny Cummings (percussion) and Ian Thomas (drums). New additions include Graeme Blevins (saxophone) and Tom Walsh (trumpet).‘My songs are made to be performed live,’ notes Knopfler. ‘I love the whole process of writing them alone and… more