Pacific Theatre

  • 1440 West 12th Avenue
  • Vancouver, BC V6H 1M8

September 13, 2019 - June 6, 2020

Join the Pacific Theatre as they enter their 2019-2020 season. Pacific Theatre aspires to delight, provoke and stimulate dialogue by producing theatre that rigorously explores the spiritual aspects of human experience. In over 30 seasons, Pacific Theatre has produced more than 120 professional mainstage productions ranging from established works to original world premieres featuring some of the top theatre artists from Vancouver and across the continent. Subscriptions are now on sale. Mainstage Series Mother of the Maid… more

October 18, 2019 - November 2, 2019

Back To 2019 – 2020 Season Captain Robert Walton has a nightmarish tale to tell – the story of young Victor Frankenstein and his quest to create life. Mary Shelly’s haunting fable of hubris and loss is re-interpreted as an immersive audio drama for the Pacific theatre stage. Can we escape the limits we’re born with? Directed by Chris Lam. Featuring Matthew Simmons, Diana Squires, and Peter Church. A GUEST PRODUCTION FROM WIRELESS WINGS RADIO ENSEMBLE. Friday, October 18th - Saturday, November 2nd 2019… more

November 29, 2019 - December 21, 2019

Back To 2019 – 2020 Season It’s Christmas Eve and Ebenezer Scrooge is drifting off to sleep . . . but he cannot imagine what the night has in store for him. Told with humour and Dickens’ own transcendent prose, Ron Reed embodies Scrooge and forty-three other characters in the greatest Christmas story ever written. Can a life ill-spent be redeemed? Directed by Morris Ertman. Featuring Ron Reed. Friday, November 29th - Saturday, December 21st 2019 Pacific Theatre, Vancouver BC To buy tickets and more information… more

Pacific Theatre’s favourite Christmas tradition. With poems and prose that range from the heartfelt to the hilarious, mixed in with songs both old and new, Christmas Presence is an intimate and warm way to usher in the holiday spirit. The un-slickest Christmas show in town! Our December 22 performance is at 2pm. VALLEY PERFORMANCE PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH GALLERY 7 THEATRE. December 15th, 17th, 21st, 22nd & 23rd 2019 Pacific Theatre, Vancouver BC To buy tickets and more information please visit… more

January 17, 2020 - February 1, 2020

Korean-born Maki is excited to begin her new life in a Regina basement suite, but her elderly landlady seems determined to treat her as nothing more than a servant. Playwright and actor of Suitcase Stories Maki Yi returns to Pacific Theatre with a poetic new tale of human connection in the loneliest of circumstances. What does it mean to connect? “Maki Yi is a delightful storyteller.” – Vancouver Presents Directed by Laura McLean. Featuring Maki Yi. Friday, January 17th - Saturday, February 1st 2020 Pacific… more

February 28, 2020 - March 21, 2020

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater is fighting a pitched battle for her daughters’ education. C.P. Ellis is the Exalted Cyclops of the local KKK chapter. When a Washington mediator arrives in Durham to institute nationally-mandated desegregation Ann and C.P. are forced into an uneasy truce as they wrestle for control of the future. How can we best build the future? “Complex and richly layered. St. Germain knows how to get people talking to each other.” – The Orlando Sentinel Directed by Ian Farthing. Featuring… more

February 28, 2020 - March 21, 2020

It’s Friday night at the SuperCenter, and love is in the air. This darker companion piece to Almost, Maine brings nine slightly twisted and completely hilarious short stories of love and loss set in an alternate suburban reality. An unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. How can we best build the future? “Crackling with theatricality, insight, personality and wit.” – LA Times Directed by Jamie King. Featuring Jalen Saip, Matthew MacDonald-Bain, Lucy McNulty, Carlen Escarraga, Randi Edmundson, and Sean… more

May 15, 2020 - June 6, 2020

Aging widow Carrie Watts longs to escape the confined Houston apartment she shares with her placid son and imperious daughter-in-law. Desperate to return to her childhood homestead in Bountiful, Texas before it’s too late, she steals away on a Greyhound bus to journey in search of freedom and home. What is the meaning of home? “A sweet, wise road map through memory, loss, time and tenderness.” – Chicago Tribune Directed by Ron Reed. Featuring Erla Faye Forsyth, Kyle Jesperson, and Kaitlin Williams. Friday, May… more