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Jessie Nominations for the Playhouse

Yesterday we attended the Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards Nominations Party at the Improv Centre. Below is
the list of nominees for Playhouse shows. We are very proud of all of them.
Outstanding Actor in a Lead Role
Tom McBeath – Death of a Salesman
Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role
Dmitry Chepovetsky – This
Bob Frazer – Death of a Salesman
Outstanding [...]

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reviews for brief encounter

The reviews are in for Noel Coward’s Brief Encounter. For the most part they are positive.
Mark Robins, GayVancouver.net…
http://www.gayvancouver.net/theatre/theatre-review-noel-cowards-brief-encounter
John Jane, Review Vancouver…
http://www.reviewvancouver.org/th_brief_encounter2010.htm
Martin Parlett, Vancouver Sun…
http://www.vancouversun.com/entertainment/theatre-listings/Theatre+review+Brief+Encounter+tasty+classic/3925897/story.html
Colin Thomas, Georgia Straight…
http://www.straight.com/article-362904/vancouver/no%C3%ABl-cowards-brief-encounter-beyond-tame
Noel Coward’s Brief Encounter is also enjoying a run on Broadway until Jan. 2. You can read reviews here: http://www.broadway.com/shows/brief-encounter/reviews/

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tear-jerker movie comes to the stage

Peter Birnie of the Vancouver Sun interviews Marie Babb, who plays Laura in Noël Coward’s Brief Encounter, which begins previews on Saturday, Nov. 27, opening night is Dec. 2 and plays until Dec. 23.
Picture this: Davis Lean’s atmospheric 1946 film Brief Encounter, based on Noël Coward’s one-act play Still Life, heads back to the stage as [...]

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