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We’ve received your payment. As a member, you’ll now enjoy voting privileges at our online AGM (Oct. 29, 30, 31), 10% off tickets to our production of Our Ghosts, and free admission to one of our Plays & Pie events. We’ll send you complete details in an e-mail. Meantime, thanks again for supporting Western Edge!…

Plays & Pie

Our popular series of staged readings returns! Plays & Pie combines the best of contemporary theatre from around the world with the finest in delish desserts, to make for a scrumptious evening. Watch top-notch actors think fast on their feet and join them at intermission and after the show to talk about the play, theatre,…

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It should have been the trip of a lifetime. But in this hilarious, touching play, 21-year old Leo’s bike journey across America hasn’t turned out the way he hoped and he ends up staying with his 91-year old grandma, Vera. Generation gap? Try generation chasm. Family is family, though, even if your grandmother is an…

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1 woman. 18 Characters. 6 true stories. Breakout theatre performer Keara Barnes brings her hit show about the joys and travails of travel to Western Edge! From the mountains of Malaysia to the medinas in Morocco, to various captivating, scary, astonishing points in-between, TravelTheatrics will regale you with tales of tigers, ghosts, romance, dangerous drives,…

Murder!

Sacré bleu! The greatest chefs from around the world have gathered for the international Chef du Cuisine competition, but there’s more cooking in the kitchen than just the food. Rivalrous contestants, a supercilious restaurant critic, a hapless hypnotist, and a ditzy escort provide all the ingredients for MURDER! And with so many suspects to choose…

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Click here to buy your tickets to Our Ghosts right now! or Subscribe to the 2019-20 Season, save over 20%, and enjoy great perks! Flex-passes also offer great savings and bonuses. Click here for more info! “Our Ghosts is a drama inspired by the true story of the mysterious disappearance of my father and his…

Subscribe and Save!

Subscriptions and Flex-passes are on sale now SUBSCRIBE TO OUR 2019-20 SEASON, SAVE OVER 20%, AND ENJOY GREAT PERKS! Subscribers save over 20% on the cost of individual tickets. You’ll also avoid additional processing fees, and be admitted free to all Plays and Pie events.  Also! Subscribe or buy a flex-pass to our 2019-20 Season…

Laugh Lest You Go Insane

A Conversation with Playwright George F. Walker by Dan Rubin In 2013, George F. Walker spoke with the critic and scholar Don Rubin about his play, Dead Metaphor, on the occasion of its premiere at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco. They also discussed why, after a decade spent writing for television, he had…

Plays & Pie returns with powerful Café Daughter

Western Edge Theatre’s popular Plays and Pie series of staged readings continues on Sat., Feb 24th with Café Daughter by Kenneth T. Williams, a powerful one-person, multi-character play about a young Chinese-Cree woman in 1950s Saskatchewan. Based on the life of neuroscientist and Senator Lillian Eva Quan Dyck, Café Daughter is the story of Yvette,…

Out-of-towners’ special

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 ask for…