The performing arts are well represented in Victoria. Professional and amateur theatre and dance companies perform in historical playhouses, modern arts centers and small, picturesque community theatres. A wide array of exceptional performances captivate audiences throughout the year. Check out some of the following upcoming productions! Most are located close to our hotel in Victoria BC.
Alice Munro Stories April 18 – May 14
1291 Gladstone Ave, Victoria, BC V8T 1G5 / 250-385-6815
The master of the contemporary short story, Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013. In this world premiere, we’ll perform two of Alice’s short stories, word for word, in a unique theatrical event that celebrates her exceptional language and the audience’s imagination.
Langham Court Theatre
805 Langham Ct, Victoria, BC V8V 4J3 / 250-384-2142
April 21 - May 6, 2017
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
A different evil stalks the fog-bound streets of Jack the Ripper’s London. Dr. Henry Jekyll’s experiments with powders and tinctures have created Mr. Hyde, his other self, a villainous creature set free to perform evil acts Jekyll is too civilized to comprehend. In this suspenseful new version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic Gothic tale, however, there’s not one Hyde… but many. Be afraid.
Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre
2657 Quadra St, Victoria, BC V8T 4E3 / 250-382-3370
April 27 – May 7, 2017
Power, allegiance, innocence and corruption are under the spotlight, as two brothers take in a homeless person who pushes them to the social limit. The Caretaker is one of Pinter’s most celebrated and oft-performed plays.
1609 Blanshard St, Victoria, BC V8W 2J5 / 250-383-2663
May 17 - 27, 2017
From the underground to the mainstream, UNO Fest is a hotbed of contemporary solo theatre and performance. This year we are celebrating 20 years of daring stories, acclaimed artists and s--t-disturbers!