A summit of minds in a secret military base. A radio broadcast from the brink of arctic war. Actors under government muzzle.
Pi and Horseshoes & Hand Grenades present the world premiere of the bold political satire Except in the Unlikely Event of War.By Sean Devine(Re:Union). This darkly comic, distinctly Canadian work is a probing exploration of art, politics, war, and the messy areas where they become indistinguishable. Featuring a cast of local luminaries, including Robert Moloney, Josette Jorge, Sean Devine, Lucia Frangione, and director Richard Wolfe. EITUEOW played November...
Between the Sheets in Victoria from January 29 - 31. What secrets will you learn?
Pi Theatre, in association with Theatre SKAM, presents Jordi Mand's Between the Sheets, an intimate after-school drama that takes place in a real classroom in Victoria where you'll witness a parent-teacher interview you won't soon forget. It's a nails-on-chalkboard lesson where fiction meets reality. Drive to George Jay at Richmond Elementary School as the characters would have done. Park in the school parking lot and walk into the building as you might in the course of your normal lives. Feel the tangible...
Pi Theatre and Rumble Productions present the Canadian premiere of after the quake, directed by Craig Hall and Richard Wolfe.
Please note: Advance tickets for after the quake are now SOLD OUT. There may be a limited number of tickets available for sale at the door before each performance. The Box Office will be taking a waiting list at Studio 16 starting 1 hour prior to show time. We recommend you arrive early! Ticket availability cannot be guaranteed. If you would like to be notified in the event of additional performances, please sign up for our mailing list on our home page.
The Cultch presents Pi Theatre and Rumble Productions hit production of after the quake, directed by Craig Hall and Richard Wolfe. In 1995, a disastrous earthquake hit Kobe, Japan and the Tokyo subway was hit by deadly poison gas attacks. after the quake is based on bestselling author Haruki Murakami’s stories about life in the wake of disaster, and was adapted for the stage by Frank Galati. Click here for more information about Murakami.
after the quake takes its audience on a journey where magic and realism collide, in an exploration of disrupted reality. Junpei is a timid writer who...
Join us for a unique Sunday morning as we launch our 30th year of bold theatre with great music and brunch!
2015 marks Pi Theatre’s 30th anniversary and the company is celebrating! The first event is the launch of our new look on February 22, and you’re invited.
Pi presents the Sunday Soul Brunch at The Emerald, starring :: star child soul music :: The players making up the band are Tim Watson on drums, Toga D'Hoore on bass, Jay Leonard Juatco on guitar, Chaplyn on vocals.
This brunch offers much more than your general Sunday morning meal. You’ll enjoy a buffet of southern inspired classics...
Join us in the Protest Lounge before or after Except in the Unlikely Event of War. Have a drink, share ideas and enjoy series of short performances and talks. Once you’ve seen the play, you can come back and enjoy the lounge for the rest of the run (as long as you bring your ticket stub).
Pi Theatre kicked off its 2008-2009 season with the Western Canadian premiere of the English translation of Evelyne de la Chenelière's Bashir Lazhar.
Directed by Richard Wolfe
Featuring David Marr
Jessie Richardson Nomination: Outstanding Set Design: Jergus Oprsal
Jessie Richardson Nomination: Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role: David Marr
Bashir Lazhar is a substitute teacher from Algeria who must bring his grade six class through a trauma that mirrors his own. This celebration of courage is told with humour and conviction in a new translation by Morwyn Brebner...
Pi Theatre Productions and Persephone Theatre present the return engagement of Carole Fréchette's John & Beatrice, directed by Del Surjik and starring Vincent Gale and Patricia Drake.
Nominated for four Jessie Richardson Awards including Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Best Production, Pi Theatre's John & Beatrice is back by popular demand. Vincent Gale reprises his Jessie-nominated performance alongside Patricia Drake who takes over the role of Beatrice in this highly acclaimed modern fairytale that explores the challenges of making a romantic connection in today's...