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1/2 Price Tickets

 
 
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  HALF-PRICE TICKETS FOR
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016 

 
Vancouver TheatreSports League presents TheatreSports
Venue: The Improv Centre
Time: 9:30pm
Half-price Tickets: $14.25

Relying on razor-sharp wit and lightning-fast reflexes, two teams of performers are pit against each other in competitive improv matches. Using audience suggestions to fuel scenes, teams must create totally improvised situations on the spot. THEATRESPORTS® is high-action short form improv full of comic vengeance!

Forbidden Vancouver presents Lost Souls of Gastown 
Meeting Place: Cathedral Square at Richards and Dunsmuir, across from the Holy Rosary Cathedral
Time: Saturday, July 30, 8:00pm
Half-price Tickets: $17.15

Explore Victorian Gastown at night on this gothic theatre adventure. You'll follow the lamplight of your guide as you discover the Great Fire, smallpox outbreaks, and the unsolved murder of John Bray. On the way you'll visit the city's oldest hotel, its first bawdy house, and walk its oldest street. Do not expect a ghost tour or conventional walking tour - this is an experience that will pull you in so deep, you might have a hard time finding your way back out...

Forbidden Vancouver presents Prohibition City 
Meeting Place: Cathedral Square at Richards and Dunsmuir, across from the Holy Rosary Cathedral
Time: Saturday, July 30, 7:00pm
Half-price Tickets: $17.15

Mobsters! Opium! Booze! Delve into Vancouver's dirtiest secrets on this scandal fuelled walking tour. You'll discover dirty cops, a corrupt Mayor, and travel back to 1917 when Prohibition hit us harder than a slug of bathtub gin. You'll visit Vancouver's most salacious building - the Sun Tower, marvel at the ornate Dominion Building, and walk the cobblestone streets where bootlegging, rum-running and illegal gambling once ran rampant. From back alley blind pigs to Chinatown opium dens - these ain't the kinda stories you'll hear on tour buses!

Vancouver TheatreSports League presents The Big Picture
Venue: The Improv Centre
Time: 7:30pm
Half-price Tickets: $14.25

Experience all your favourite movies in one hilarious mashup this summer as we pay tribute to the mega movie. This is a live, improvised-adventure featuring lightning-fast comedy that can hold its own with any on-the-edge-of-your-seat big screen thriller or frothy romcom. The actors on stage, and the audience in the seats, will together create a different ‘overnight smash hit' each and every night of the show's run.
Recommended for ages 11+ 

Ensemble Theatre Company presents The Romans in Britain
Venue: Jericho Arts Centre
Time: 8:00pm
Half-price Tickets: $18.75

"Julius Caesar's Roman invasion of Celtic Britain is contrasted with the Saxon invasion of Romano-Celtic Britain, and finally Britain's involvement in Northern Ireland during the Troubles of the late 20th Century.
Scenes bleed into one another, with Brenton speculating what it may have been like for these cultures to clash; Roman soldiers assaulting young Celts. A Saxon stumbling into a field. An army intelligence officer losing his mind in the Irish fields." 

Yuk Yuk's presents James Kennedy
Venue: Yuk Yuk's
Time: 8:00pm
Half-price Tickets: $12.75

Winner of the 2014 peoples champ of comedy and the 2014 Vancouver Yuk-off. This dynamic comic turns heads immediately with his kinetic performance and infectious energy. The unique style and irrepressible showmanship that took this "one to watch" from his first open mic to touring Headliner in 2 years, leaves audiences in stitches and earned him spots on the 2014 Northwest Comedy Fest, 2015 ZooFest in Montreal and the 2015 Calgary Comedy Festival.
No minors venue, comedians are completely uncensored. 

Vancouver TheatreSports League presents Improv After Dark
Venue: The Improv Centre
Time: 11:15pm
Half-price Tickets: $9.75

Things heat up with Vancouver TheatreSports League's Improv After Dark. This edgy show is 60 minutes of non-stop, fast-paced no-holds-barred comedy for grown-ups. Featuring a roster of all your favourite improvisers, and a fully-stocked bar, Improv After Dark is a great way to capp off your evening.
Please note: these shows are rated NC17 (you must be 17+ to attend). Persons aged 17 & 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 

West Coast Opera Studio and Opera Mariposa presents DIDO AND AENEAS / LA SERVA PADRONA
Venue: Metro Theatre
Time: 7:30pm
Half-price Tickets: $12.75

The West Coast Opera Studio and Opera Mariposa are proud to present a double bill of two short Early Music operas! In Purcell's English-language masterpiece DIDO AND AENEAS, love, honour and sorcery collide in a tragic tale about two royal lovers torn apart by fate. Meanwhile, in Pergolesi's comedy LA SERVA PADRONA (The Maid Turned Mistress), a man conspires to get rid of his bossy serving maid - but soon finds that the clever lady is more than a match for him! This opera will be a remounting of Opera Mariposa's 2013 production, hailed by Review Vancouver as "an evening of delight" and "a masterpiece of controlled mayhem." Featuring some of the most beautiful music ever written, performed by talented and award-winning young artists at Vancouver's historic Metro Theatre, you won't want to miss your chance to see two fabulous operas for the price of one! 

the Comedy MIX presents Graham Clark
Venue: the Comedy MIX
Time: 8:00pm, 10:30pm
Half-price Tickets: $11.50

Graham Clark resides in Vancouver, BC. He is a 3-time Canadian Comedy Award nominee and co-host of Maximum Fun's Stop Podcasting Yourself. Clark is a regular on CBC's The Debaters and has appeared at Just for Laughs, Halifax Comedy Festival, Winnipeg Comedy Festival, and Bumbershoot. He is a winner of the Yuk Yuks Great Canadian Laugh Off and has appeared on HBO's Funny As Hell. He has filmed his own hour-long Comedy Now special for CTV. Graham is also the creator of beardpaintings.com, where he sells paintings made using his beard as a paintbrush and donates the proceeds to charity.
No minors venue, comedians are completely uncensored.