Vancouver Playhouse

  • 600 Hamilton at Dunsmuir
  • Vancouver, BC V6B 5N6

December 1, 2017 - December 2, 2017

Friday, December 1 - Saturday, December 2, 2017 7:30pm (pre-concert talk 6:45pm) Vancouver Playhouse Vancouver Join the PBO, Vancouver Cantata Singers and conductor Alexander Weimann for EMV’s very first presentation of Handel’s greatest known work in the intimate atmosphere of the Vancouver… more

December 1, 2017 - December 2, 2017

Friday December 1 and Saturday December 2, 2017 7:30pm The Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Pacific Baroque Orchestra; Alexander Weimann, music director; Vancouver Cantata Singers; Paula Kremer, artistic director; Yulia Van Doren, soprano; Krisztina Szabó, mezzo soprano; Charles Daniels, tenor Join… more

December 3, 2017

Sunday December 3, 2017 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver What does a 17-year old cellist from Nottingham do when he is named the 2016 BBC Musician of the Year, is signed to an exclusive recording contract with Decca, and is given the use, on permanent loan, of a 400-year old Antonius and… more

December 8, 2017 - December 10, 2017

MIXED NUTS Tradition with a Twist Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street, Vancouver Friday, December 8, 2017 7:00pm Saturday, December 9, 2017 2:00pm & 7:00pm Sunday, December, 10, 2017 2:00pm A classic holiday performance reinvented with a twist. Families and kids of all ages can enjoy AUDC’s… more

January 14, 2018

Sunday January 14, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Acclaimed for her rich voice, expansive range and dynamic stage presence, this Irish mezzo-soprano enjoys an ever-growing international career on opera, orchestral and recital stages. With a wide repertoire that includes Bellini, Dvořák… more

February 4, 2018

Sunday February 4, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Nikolaj Znaider performs at the highest level as both conductor and virtuoso violin soloist with the world's most distinguished orchestras. His Canadian debut on our series in 2006, with pianist Robert Kulek, was so enthusiastically… more

February 23, 2018 - February 24, 2018

Friday February 23 - Saturday February 24, 2018 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver Toronto Dance Theatre celebrates its 50th anniversary with House Mix, a retrospective program showcasing five diverse works by choreographer Christopher House. Dive into the rich… more

March 16, 2018 - March 17, 2018

Friday March 16 - Saturday March 17, 2018 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver Following three sold-out performances in 2016, the internationally acclaimed and breathtaking Betroffenheit returns to the DanceHouse stage. A creative collaboration between Kidd Pivot… more

March 18, 2018

Sunday March 18, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Sir András Schiff and Robert Levin brought this exceptionally talented German-born Iranian pianist to our attention. She has earned a formidable reputation for her stellar Bach performances. In the 2015-16 Season she was invited by Sir… more

April 8, 2018

Sunday April 8, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Each acclaimed as leading soloists, violinist Nicola Benedetti, cellist Leonard Elschenbroich, and pianist Alexei Grynyuk, have been performing together since they met as young music students in London. They made their debut as a trio in… more

April 10, 2018

Tuesday April 10, 2018 7:30 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Each and every VRS performance given by this great artist has been a musical milestone. His deeply touching and musically illuminating recitals are always revelatory and unforgettable. Don't miss the opportunity to hear him perform in the… more

April 13, 2018 - April 14, 2018

Friday April 13 - Saturday April 14, 2018 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver Sought-after and celebrated choreographer Michelle Dorrance is dedicated to next-level tap dancing – weaving together traditional form while pushing its rhythmic, technical, and… more

April 15, 2018

Sunday April 15, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Edgar Moreau, born in 1994 in Paris, began playing the cello at the tender age of four. At 15 he received the prize for the "most promising contestant" at the Rostropovich Cello Competition and two years later he won 2nd Prize and the… more

May 13, 2018

Sunday May 13, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Take an exciting musical journey into the works of Haydn, Brahms and Beethoven with Paul Lewis at the helm. Paul is known for immersing himself in epic multi-year musical projects, which have included his vast study of Beethoven's complete… more