2014/2015 SEASON OF THEATRE

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Vancouver TheatreSports League
September 19, 2014

This popular event features daring improvisational comedy by performers of the world-renowned Vancouver TheatreSports League.  Interactive and innovative, every show is a one-of-a-king experience where the audience itself plays a role through giving suggestions or joining the actors onstage.  You can count on these professional and experienced improvisers to perform a high-energy show that will leave you laughing.

Public performance September 19, 2014 at 7:30pm at UFV Performance Theatre 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack.  Tickets are $21 for adults and $16 for students and seniors.  Buy your tickets here:  Box Office

Learn TheatreSports from a professional in this inspiring workshop offered at 3pm on the same. $15 for UFV Students | $25 Regular.  Pre-registration required, open to everyone aged 14 years+.  Sign up at 604-795-2814 or theatre@ufv.ca


Birdsong‌
October 15 – 26, 2014

Adapted for the stage by Rachel Wagstaff
Based on the best-selling novel by Sebastian Faulk
Directed by Raïna van Waldenburg

Set in the years leading up and during the First World War, this poignant and critically-acclaimed play tells a compelling story of love and courage. It begins in pre-war France when Stephen, a young Englishman, falls into a passionate and dangerous love affair with the beautiful Isabelle. As the war begins, Stephen must lead his men through the Battle of the Somme. He clings to the memory of Isabelle as the world explodes around him. This stunning piece of theatre speaks to contemporary audiences about the power of memory and longing.

Performance dates: October 15 and 16 Previews at 7:30 pm; October 17 Opening Night; October 18, 23, 24, 25 at 7:30 pm; October 19 and 26 Sunday matinees at 2 pm; October 21 Student Matinee at 12 noon
Performances at the UFV Performance Theatre, 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack


A Christmas Carol
December 10-21, 2014

Adapted for the Royal Shakespeare Company by John Mortimer 
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens
Directed by Paul Gélineau

Dramatized with flair and wit in a version first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company, this adaptation of the ageless story captures Dickens' ironic point of view while it creates a panoramic view of Victorian London. Enjoy this innovative telling of a timeless holiday tale.

Performance dates: December 10 and 11 Previews at 7:30 pm; December 12 Opening Night; December 13, 18, 19 and 20 at 7:30 pm; December 14 and 21 Sunday matinees at 2 pm; December 17 and 18 Student Matinees at 12 noon
Performances at the UFV Performance Theatre, 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack


Julius Caesar
March 4 - 15, 2015

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Dr. Bruce Kirkley

Envy, betrayal and power politics collide in this version of Shakespeare’s greatest political thriller.

Performance dates: March 4 and 5 Previews at 7:30 pm; March 6 Opening Night; March 7, 12, 13, and 14 at 7:30 pm; March 8 and 15 Sunday matinees at 2 pm; March 10 and 11 Student Matinee at 12 noon.
Performances at the UFV Performance Theatre, 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack


20th Annual Directors’ Festival 
April 22 - 26, 2015
Curated by Festival Founder Ian Fenwick

"DFest" is a beloved five-day festival of short plays directed and performed by UFV Theatre students as well as students from post-secondary theatre programs across the province. Audiences can choose from a variety of plays, playing multiple times in two performance spaces over five days for only $5 each time! There is comedy, drama, and everything in between.

Performance dates and times vary. Festival schedule announced in early April 2015
Performances at the UFV Performance Theatre, 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack

 


 

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