On a small Greek island we meet Sophie, raised by her single mom, Donna. Sophie is about to be married. Donna has never revealed who Sophie’s father is but Sophie has discovered it is one of three men. So she invites them all to her wedding! She doesn’t tell Donna, whose reaction, when she first encounters her three former beaus, is priceless. Mamma Mia! features twenty-two of Abba’s greatest hits, tied together with a story that is full of fun, pathos, passion and lots of laughs. Audiences throughout the world have shown their enthusiasm for Mamma Mia! with wild, excited applause and instant standing ovations. You can’t help but clap along and tap your feet to dynamic versions of Dancing Queen, Super Trouper, Waterloo and, of course, Mamma Mia. It’s Abba!
Over a decade in the making, this traveling exhibition comprises of highlights from the most ambitious body of artwork ever dedicated to the Canadian Arctic. With a pack full of painting, filming and camping gear, Trépanier traversed over 40,000 kilometres, through six Arctic National Parks and 16 Arctic communities, exploring many more places in between, in a biosphere so remote and untouched, that most of its vast landscape has never been painted before.
When disaster strikes, your chances of staying safe, healthy and comfortable are much better if you are prepared. This 90-minute presentation offers the information you need to prepare yourself and your family to survive on your own for up to 7 days after any type of disaster. Each household participating in the presentation will receive a free workbook to help with emergency planning.
The 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow and John Buchan. Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, add a dash of Monty Python and you have a fast paced ‘whoodunnit’ for all those who love the magic of theatre! Directed by Jacob Richmond Starring Amanda Lisman, Chris Mackie, Gabriel Macdonald and Rod Peter Jr.
Celebrate fall in Greater Victoria by participating in the Fall Bike to Work Week! Keep warm and feeling good by starting your day off right. From October 21 to 27, keep track of your bike commutes for a chance to win a trip for two cycling the Baltics! Keep your eyes peeled for Celebration Stations, with delicious drinks, snacks, and help from your local bike shop. Visit biketowork.ca/Victoria to register and learn more about this free event!
Described by the New York Times as “two parts young Sinatra to one part Billy Joel”, Tony DeSare joins the VS to sing hits from legendary Old Blue Eyes himself, Frank Sinatra. Luck Be A Lady, Come Fly With Me and My Way are just a few of Sinatra’s hits this sultry crooner and his grooving band will perform.