Vancouver

Orpheum Theatre

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

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 19, 2019

With over one million streams a day, the pianist has clocked up a staggering two billion streams, making him the biggest streamed classical artist of all time. The Guardian wrote, "If you haven't heard the music of Ludovico Einaudi, then it's probably because you don't know it's by Ludovico Einaudi." His original music has appeared in countless films like Russell Crowe's The Water Diviner and Xavier Dolan's Mommy . In 2016, Greenpeace filmed him performing his "Elegy for the Arctic" while floating in the Arctic Ocean as… 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

June 30, 2019

Since his viral you-tube episode (over 40 million views) on The Penn & Teller Fool Us TV Show, upcoming rising card artiste extra-ordinare Shin is redefining th e way Close-Up magic is presented. Within a span of a few years, the classically trained concert pianist transitioned from winning major youth magic awards to a professional magician in 2012 & being crowned the FISM World Champion in Card Magic(2015-Magic Olympics). Respected for his skill & poetic performance by esteemed magicians & an… more

July 4, 2019 - July 6, 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

July 19, 2019

Bianca Del Rio is the season six reigning winner of Logo TV’s hit series RuPaul’s Drag Race . In December 2014, she received the Best New Television Personality award from NewNowNext. Global accolades along with a Live Nation comedy tour brought the beloved New Orleans entertainer once known as Roy Haylock into the scrutinizing public eye. Gigs throughout the world, a commercial debut for Starbucks, critical acclaim by The New York Times , even an interview on the late Joan Rivers’ popular show In Bed with Joan … more

July 28, 2019

Norah Jones has announced Summer 2019 North American tour dates following the 9-time GRAMMY winning singer-songwriter’s tour of Australia and New Zealand in April. The first leg of the North American tour will kick off on the East Coast in Pittsburgh on June 18 and includes appearances at jazz festivals in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, and Saratoga Springs. The tour’s second leg heads out West beginning July 14 in Cheyenne, Wyoming followed by an unforgettable evening at Colorado’s famed Red Rocks with the iconic Mavis… 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

August 11, 2019

Possessing a smoky and striking alto singing voice, Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Lauren Daigle went to number one on the Billboard Christian chart with her first album, 2015's How Can It Be . Having already drawn some comparisons to Adele , her more soulful follow-up, Look Up Child , was an even bigger hit, reaching number three on the Billboard 200. Sunday, August 11th 2019 at 7:30pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit ticketmaster.com… 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

September 20, 2019 - September 21, 2019

The VSO’s 101st Season opens with Canadian international diva Adrianne Pieczonka singing Schubert’s orchestrated lieder including Der Erlkönig (The Elf King) paired with Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 Titan — the Symphony that “changed the genre forever” (The Guardian). Maestro Tausk starts with a new work commissioned from Juno-nominated Bekah Simms, a fresh and brilliant Canadian talent, to open the season. Friday, September 20th & Saturday, September 21st 2019 at 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information… more

September 27, 2019 - September 28, 2019

Oft mentioned in the same breath as composer/performer geniuses Liszt and Scriabin, the astonishing young virtuoso Daniil Trifonov, Gramophone’s 2016 Artist of the Year, will transport us to another dimension with his interpretation of perhaps the most famous composer/pianist of all: Rachmaninoff. Maestro Tausk and the VSO set the scene with Russian mystical madman Alexander Scriabin’s ethereal Poème de l’extase (Poem of Ecstasy). Friday, September 27th & Saturday, September 28th 2019 at 8:00pm Orpheum Theatre… more

October 3, 2019

Take a stroll through the streets of gay Paris with music of Offenbach, Bizet and more. . Thursday, October 3rd 2019 at 3:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit here… more

October 4, 2019 - October 5, 2019

From Madonna to Elton John to Yo-Yo Ma — Jorge Calandrelli, is one of today’s most prolific composers and arrangers working across Pop, Jazz, Latin, and Classical fields. He has created 13 albums with Tony Bennett alone, including the most recent Cheek to Cheek with Lady Gaga. Film credits include Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (with Tan Dun), The Color Purple, and The Shining. In this new show, Calandrelli takes you on an insider’s tour of the greatest arrangements ever made. Friday, October 4th & Saturday, October… more

October 6, 2019

Vivaldi, Venice and violins: all three are celebrated in Vivaldi’s Ring of Mystery. The story follows a gifted young orphan named Katarina, who is sent to study music at the great Pietà orphanage in 17th century Venice under the tutelage of composer Antonio Vivaldi. Sunday, October 6th 2019 at 2:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit here… more

October 9, 2019

Actually, her name’s Marina! On Thursday (Feb. 14), the pop star formerly known as Marina and the Diamonds announced her new double album LOVE + FEAR is on its way. On social media, the Welsh singer revealed that each half of the forthcoming LP will contain eight tracks -- making a complete set of 16 songs -- and that the dual album is slated for release on April 26. The announcement follows the release of “Handmade Heaven,” Marina’s first solo single in over four years, which saw the now-eponymous star return to her… more

October 18, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Gorgeous folk songs and music from the New World combine in this cornucopia of well-known melodies. Plus Barber’s Adagio for Strings, a work rendered famous by none other than the VSO in the soundtrack to Oliver Stone’s film Platoon. Friday, October 18th - Sunday, October 20th 2019 Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit here… more

October 24, 2019

For Judah & the Lion, the last two years should've been the best of their lives as the Nashville band toured behind a powerful single and a genre-upending album, sharing stages with heroes and playing to oceans of fans. But as everything was coming together for them, singer-guitarist Judah Akers' family was falling apart in a hail of alcoholism and affairs, death and divorce. From that tension comes Pep Talks, the trio's third LP and a hard left turn into deeply personal terrain. Knowing they had something new on… more

October 27, 2019

For the first time ever, relive the saga of Assassin’s Creed through an immersive symphonic experience! Behold the franchise’s most memorable moments on a giant screen accompanied by its most iconic tracks from composers such as Jesper Kyd, Lorne Balfe, Brian Tyler, Austin Wintory, Sarah Schachner, Winifred Phillips, Elitsa Alexandrova, Chris Tilton, Ryan Amon and The Flight . Sunday, October 27th 2019 at 7:00pm Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver For more information and tickets, visit ticketmaster.com… more

November 11, 2019

For 28 years, Chor Leoni's Remembrance Day concerts have gathered the Vancouver community together to honour those who have served our country and to cry out for peace. For the first time, the choir's trademark Remembrance Day program comes to the Orpheum stage with a plea to protect all people from war. Works by Canadian composers Zachary Wadsworth, Don MacDonald and Nicholas Ryan Kelly will be featured alongside landmark works by Samuel Barber, Veljo Tormis, Kurt Weill and Bob Chilcott. Monday November 11, 2019 | 4pm… more