Vancouver

Vancouver Playhouse

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

September 23, 2018

Sunday September 23, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver The Zorá String Quartet leapt to attention in 2015 after winning a slew of honours including First Prize at the 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, the Grand Prize and Gold Medal at the Fischoff National Chamber Music… more

October 26, 2018 - October 27, 2018

October 26 & 27, 2018 8:00PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver Gravity turns elastic in Wang Ramzirez's sensational new work Borderline that combines b-boy dance battles with the soaring movement of Wuxia martial arts, to trace a line between chaos and control. more

November 25, 2018

Sunday, November 25th at 3:00pm Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Simon Keenlyside is one of the world’s most sought-after and charismatic singers, noted for his versatility and highly charged performances on stage. In 2006, he was the winner of the Olivier Award for outstanding achievement in opera… more

December 9, 2018

Sunday December 9, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Wrapping up his four-concert musical journey into the works of Haydn, Brahms and Beethoven, Paul Lewis continues to reveal his deep understanding of, and sensitivity to, the music of these three Austro-German masters. The first of his… more

January 27, 2019

Saturday, January 27 2019 at 3:00pm Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Winner of the 2017 Concours Musical International de Montréal piano edition, and a recipient of a Borletti- Buitoni Trust Fellowship, Hungarian pianist Zoltán Fejérvári has appeared in recitals throughout Europe and the US. Zoltán… more

February 17, 2019

Sunday, February 17th 2019 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver 22 year-old pianist Filippo Gorini is praised for his rare intellect, temperament, and vivid imagination. In 2015, he received both the First Prize and the Audience Prize at the Telekom Beethoven Competition in Bonn. Upon hearing him… more

February 20, 2019 - February 23, 2019

Feburary 20 - 23, 2019 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver From choreographer Crystal Pite and writer/director Jonathon Young, the creators of the internationally acclaimed Betroffenheit (winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Dance Production) comes Revisor, a… more

February 24, 2019

Sunday, February 24th 2019 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver The Danish String Quartet has established a reputation for their integrated sound, impeccable intonation, and judicious balance. With their technical and interpretive talents matched by an infectious joy for music-making and… more

March 3, 2019

SUNDAY, March 3rd 2019 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Wrapping up his four-concert musical journey into the works of Haydn, Brahms and Beethoven, Paul Lewis continues to reveal his deep understanding of, and sensitivity to, the music of these three Austro-German masters. The first of his… more

March 10, 2019

Sunday, March 10th 2019 3:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Formed in 2005, the Chiaroscuro Quartet comprises Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova (who debuted on our series in 2008), Spanish violinist Pablo Hernán Benedí, Swedish violist Emilie Hörnlund, and French cellist Claire Thirion. Dubbed… more

March 15, 2019 - March 16, 2019

March 15 - 16, 2019 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver In honour of the 500th anniversary of the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch, choreographer Marie Chouinard creates a living canvas, embodying the seething, heaving fecundity of Bosch's most infamous masterpiece. more

March 31, 2019

Sunday, March 31st 2019 3:00pm Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Finnish-Dutch cellist Jonathan Roozeman is already establishing himself as an artist of exceptional musical integrity. At only 20 years of age, this award-winning performer has appeared with major orchestras and in prestigious concert… more

April 12, 2019 - April 13, 2019

April 12 - 13, 2019 8:00 PM Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton Street at Dunsmuir, Vancouver In honour of MOMIX's celebrated history, Viva MOMIX distills more than three decades of work into a compilation of audience and critical favourites – the result is a confetti-coloured explosion of old… more

April 14, 2019

Sunday, 14th 2019 3:00pm Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver American pianist Andrew Tyson is emerging as a distinctive and important new musical voice. The recipient of a 2013 Avery Fisher Career Grant, he is a Laureate of the 2013 Queen Elisabeth Competition. In 2015, he captured First Prize at the… more

In Rossini’s masterpiece, La Cenerentola ( Cinderella ), the evil stepmother trades places with a malevolent stepfather, the fairy godmother is a philosopher, and the legendary glass slipper is replaced with a bracelet. Nonetheless, the essence of the fairy-tale remains: a magical journey from rags… more

April 28, 2019

Sunday, April 28th 2019 3:00pm Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Three of the most prominent performers in classical music — violinist Christian Tetzlaff, cellist Tanja Tetzlaff, and pianist Lars Vogt — embark on their first trio tour of North America in three years. Their touchdown in Vancouver on… more