all ages

James Jordan: Vaudevillian is billed as family-friendly, and James Jordan delivers on that promise in spades! It’s a magical comedy show for more than just the kids—the adults in the audience were certainly having a fabulous time watching card tricks, trying to understand how sleight of hand is faster than the eye and being amazed by a man who is willing to let live mousetraps snap onto his fingers. His expressions alone are enough to make you laugh out loud!

We enter the theatre to see James Jordan vamping upbeat tunes at the piano. He welcomes us to the show,...

James Jordan

A commedia dell’arte inspired parable about the evils of greed, Pantaloon’s Pawnshop, is a children’s tale filled with humour and good lessons. Theatre Terrific is a Vancouver local theater company that brings together a vibrant community of professional and amateur actors with or without developmental, physical or mental health challenges. In the preamble to the show, writer and co-director, Susana Uchatius, encourages the audience to laugh, “You’re laughing with us, not at us. So please, laugh!”

The accordion and up-turned mixing bowl drum set begin to play and the musty smell of the church hall reveal a pawnshop and its...

Family, Comedy, Drama, Physical Theatre, All Ages -