Performance Works

  • 1218 Cartwright Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6H 3R9

May 3, 2019 - May 18, 2019

The world you once knew is about to be stripped away as creatures of the night come alive in a new, body-positive and hilarious burlesque musical inspired by classic horror movies and everything that goes hump in the night. VAMP: A Supernatural Musical Burlesque combines circus, the art of burlesque and storytelling of musical theatre to tell the empowering story of a young woman’s sexual awakening in a ghoulish world. At the heart of the story is Grace, a young woman on the verge of adulthood trying to find her place… more

July 26, 2019 - August 10, 2019

King Leonates and King Polixenes are childhood friends but a tragic misunderstanding drives them a part and thrusts those they love into an incredible adventure. A story of sorrow and joy, regret and forgiveness, and the timeless power of love – a perfect tale to share on a magical starry night outdoors in Ron Basford Park on Granville Island. What to expect: 16 talented teens (ages 13-17 yrs.) are led by Mike Stack through a pre-professional training program over the month of July. Admission is free but this… more

October 13, 2019 - October 14, 2019

The Granville Island Turkey Trot is a hallmark event for Granville Island and the local Vancouver running community. The event brings together community in a celebration of Thanksgiving – demonstrating our running community, gratitude for the sport, and our commitment to supporting others. The Granville Island Turkey Trot occurs annually over Thanksgiving Weekend. Sunday features a Kids Run and our Expo. Monday is the beautiful seawall 10KM race, followed by food, prizes, music and awards. Sunday October 13, 2019… more