Out-of-town special

Out-of-town fans! WHY RUSH HOME AFTER THE SHOW? STAY AT THE HOWARD-JOHNSON HARBOURSIDE HOTEL, GET THE WESTERN EDGE THEATRE RATE, AND A FREE TICKET TOO! We’re delighted to announce our new partnership with Nanaimo’s Howard-Johnson Harbourside Hotel. Book your tickets to a Western Edge show, then call the hotel directly at 250-753-2241 or 1-800-663-7322 and…

Plays & Pie

Our popular series of staged readings returns with plays about two extraordinary Canadians. In Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Robert Chafe, adapted from the bestselling novel of the same name, legendary Joey Smallwood hustles to build the “great small nation” of Newfoundland, while in Kenneth T. Williams’ Café Daughter, based on the life of Senator…

Whodunnit?

The Oct. 28th performance of “Murder is Only Skin Deep” is now sold out. But e-mail us at boxoffice@westernedge.org of phone 250-816-6459 to put your name on the wait list for a second additional performance, date TBA! We’ll let you know once it’s scheduled. Nanaimo’s Western Edge Theatre takes a turn for the mysterious, hilarious,…

Play 4

From one of Canada’s most celebrated playwrights comes this dark comedy about a Canadian soldier just back from Afghanistan. Trained as a sniper, Dean finds there isn’t a lot of call for his trade back home. Meantime, he’s living with his aging parents and has just agreed to re-marry his pregnant ex-wife. Things start to…

Play 2

Gabriola and Nanaimo are in for a dash of sisterly wisdom and fun as Western Edge Theatre presents “A Woman’s Guide to Peeing Outside & Other Adventures”!  “Bold, modern, and unabashed, this coming-of-age tale strikes a chord across the generations.” Click here to buy your tickets right now In Nanaimo Jan. 12, 13, 14 The…

Play 1

Click here to buy your tickets to Run in Fields right now! or phone 250-816-6459 Kevin Tenner is the toast of James Cook U. He’s just won a prestigious $75,000 award. The President wants to honour him at a gala dinner. But when he meets Leila, a promising science major with $30,000 in student debt,…

Play 3

A co-production with Kismet Theatre Collective Click here to buy your tickets right now! Prefer to buy by phone? Call 250-816-6459 Coming from away? Check out our out-of-towner special! As part of our all-Canuck season, we bring you this classic Canadian comedy-thriller. Daisy has brought Rafe, a charming would-be country-western singer, back to her high-rise…

The Great Canadian Challenge!

Click below to get your tickets to The Great Canadian Challenge right now, or scroll down for more info. Putting together a team? You’ll be able to choose the number of tickets you want after you click the button (and remember, you don’t need a PayPal account to pay by PayPal. You can also use a…

2016 Western Edge Theatre online AGM

W.E. Theatre Society 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (Oct. 28 – 30) It’s that time; time to stay legal as a Society and to talk about Western Edge, both recent and future. Our AGM will once again be held online over a three-day period; this year that’s Friday, Oct. 28 to Sunday, Oct. 30. We do it that way…