Taming of the Shrew
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Taming of the Shrew by Bard on the Beach, June 5 to Sept 21, 2019

Taming of the Shrew by Bard on the Beach, performing June 5 to September 21, 2019. A revamped western version of William Shakespeare's play.

Shakespeare in Love
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Shakespeare in Love – Bard on the Beach, June 12-Sept 18

Charlie Gallant & Ghazal Azarbad, Shakespeare in Love (2019) Photo & Image Design: Emily Cooper     ROMANCE & LAUGHTER TAKE CENTRE STAGE AS  SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE JOINS THE 30TH SEASON OF BARD ON THE BEACH My Review What can I say about Bard in the Beach’s production of …

VanWineFest Tickets
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VanWineFest Tickets on Sale January 9

  VanWineFest Tickets on Sale January 9, 2019 The 41st Vancouver International Wine Festival returns for an eight-day celebration of wine and food February 23 to March 3 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and other venues around Metro Vancouver. The 2019 festival features 160 wineries …

Fluevog Night
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Fluevog Night at Bard on the Beach

Fluevog Night at Bard on the Beach Vancouver’s Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival is keeping it weird this year and we couldn’t be more excited! Your favourite Fluevogs will be hitting the stage on the feet of the entire cast of As You Like It. To celebrate, we’re inviting you to watch the …

Bard On The Beach
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Bard on the Beach Much Ado About Nothing

Kevin MacDonald as Benedick & Amber Lewis as Beatrice Photo & Image Design: David Cooper & Emily Cooper     CAN LOVE CONQUER ALL? MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING OPENS THE 28TH SEASON OF BARD ON THE BEACH IN FULL: Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival launches its 28th season with Much Ado …

VanWineFest
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VanWineFest Ticket On-Sale Dates

  VanWineFest Ticket On-Sale Dates The 39th Vancouver International Wine Festival returns for an eight-day celebration of wine and food February 11 to 19 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and other venues around Metro Vancouver. The 2017 festival features 180 wineries from 16 countries …

Bard On The Beach
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Bard on the Beach 27th Season kicks off with Romeo and Juliet

Photo Credit: Andrew Chown as Romeo & Hailey Gillis as Juliet Photo & Image Design: David Cooper & Emily Cooper Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival begins its 27th season with Romeo and Juliet. Shakespeare’s sweeping story of two star-crossed lovers inspires audiences even as it …

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Comedy of Errors opens Bard on the Beach 26th Season

Photo Credits: Dawn Petten as Dromio, Ben Elliott as Antipholus. Photo and Image Design: David Cooper & Emily Cooper. Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival begins its 26th season with The Set in a whimsical Victorian steampunk world, this lively comedy is full of fun and hilarious confusion. …

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Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival 26th Season

Photo Credit: Bard on the Beach Vancouver’s Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival begins its 26th season in Vanier Park on June 4 with an exciting lineup of plays, concerts and special events. All tickets for  Bard on the Beach go on sale April 8 for the 2015 season, which runs from June 4 to …

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The Tempest Joins 25th Anniversary Season At Bard

Photo Credit: David and Emily Cooper Having just watched the 2010 movie version of The Tempest starring the multi-talented Helen Mirren as Prospera a month ago, I was excited to attend the opening night at Bard on the Beach of this production. Bard on the Beach renovates this classic Shakespearean …

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream Opens Bard on the Beach’s 25th Anniversary Season

Photo Credit:  David Blue My Review of A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream What do you get when you marry steampunk with Shakespeare? A map cap comedy of mystical mischievous fairies who under the guise of goodness wreck havoc upon the love loves of all who fall under the spell under the spell …

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Get early bird pricing for Bard on the Beach new season’s performances until May 30

Photo Credit: Bard on the Beach … …. … Bard on the Beach is coming soon and you can reserve seats to your favorite performances now. Here are a few other things to know about our 2014 Season: Early Bird Pricing until May 30 New! All evening play performances start at 7:30pm 25th …

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My review of Bard on the Beach: Hamlet

Photo Credit:  David Blue . Hamlet:  a treacherous tale of adultery, murder and deceit that transcends the ages . Having just watched Bard on the Beach’s Twelfth Night just three nights before the opening night of Hamlet, to me it was somewhat of a bipolar experience as I jumped from one of …

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Great Scots! It’s My Review of Mac…. Ssssh.. That Scottish Play

Photo Credit:  David Cooper If you’re in an depressed frame of mind, don’t watch this tragic tale as it highlights the devil incarnate as loyal and valiant MacBeth slays beloved King Duncan after a glimpse of his future from the three cackling hags in the quest for power, which in turn, …

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Review of Bard on the Beach – The Taming of the Shrew

  Plays by William Shakespeare are extraordinary works of literature as Shakespeare has mastered the art of verbal wit utilizing an allegorical play of words intertwined with puns which may be hard to understand if one is not familiar with colloquial English and of course there’s that …