Posted March 2, 2011 by Adam Toren in City Guides

Theatres and Concert Theatres in Vancouver

There are some major theatres and world-class performance venues in Vancouver in which arts lovers can enjoy watching a variety of live entertainment year round. Most of the main theatres are located in downtown Vancouver and they host all kinds of performances, concerts and live acts. Some places feature touring Broadway shows, while others book popular artists of every conceivable stripe to perform live. Check out these theatres in the city of Vancouver and enjoy the show!

Orpheum Theatre
884 Granville Street. Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-665-3050
About: Classy heritage building mid-level concert venue presenting a wide variety of musical and cultural events.

The Commodore Ballroom
870 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1K3, Canada
Tel: 604-683-9413
Website: www.livenation.com
About: Storied, completely refurbished mid-size concert venue and full-service nightclub; site of first Vancouver appearances by legends like Springsteen (and countless others…)

Queen Elizabeth Theatre
884 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-665-3050
About: Built in 1959, this theatre is home to Ballet BC and the Vancouver Opera.

Arts Club Theatre Company
1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver, BCTel: 604-687-5315
Website: www.artsclub.com

GM Place
800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-899-7400
Website: www.generalmotorsplace.com
About: This popular home to the Vancouver Canucks often hosts live performances from major musical artists.

BC Place Stadium
777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-669-2300
Website: www.bcplacestadium.com
About: Home to the BC Lions, this venue features major events and performances and will be hosting the closing and opening ceremonies for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.


Adam Toren

Adam Toren
Adam Toren is born and raised in Vancouver BC and loves everything Vancouver BC has to offer. He loves traveling and exploring new and unique restaurants and places around the world.