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Arts Events

Douglas College offers a range of Theatre, MusicCreative Writing and Amelia Douglas Art Gallery events that are open to the public.   

FOR MORE INFO:
Krista Graham, Arts Events Officer
artsevents@douglascollege.ca
604-527-5495 


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Calendar of Arts Events

January 9
The Arts at One presents
Dave Martone, Electric and Acoustic Guitar
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

January 16 – February 29
The Amelia Douglas Gallery presents
Three Echoes: Hope & Transformation
Works by Sidi Schaffer, Sorour Abdollahi & Devora

Opening reception January 16th, 4:30-7:30pm
Live music, refreshments, cash bar
Artists’ talk: January 21st, 6:30pm in the Gallery

January 16
The Arts at One presents
Sharanjeet Singh Mand, Sitar
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

January 23
The Arts at One presents
Low Pressure Systems: Post-Minimal Music for Solo Baritone Saxophone
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

January 30
The Arts at One presents
Percussion Extravaganza with Boris & Bob
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

February 6
The Arts at One presents
Tones & Underhill
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

February 6
Literature Alive
Featuring guest authors Chelene Knight, Shazia Hafiz Ramji and Ian Williams
7pm, Douglas College Studio Theatre
free

February 13
The Arts at One presents
Rick Maddocks & Sun Belt
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

March 5 – April 18
The Amelia Douglas Gallery presents
Shards: Bone Deep
Ceramic Sculptures by Otto Kamensek

Opening reception March 5th, 4:30-7:30pm
Live music, refreshments, cash bar
Artists’ talk: March 10th, 6:30pm in the Gallery

March 6 – 13
The Departments of Theatre and Stagecraft & Event Technology present
Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)
By Ann-Marie MacDonald
Directed by Thrasso Petras
Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
Showtimes and tickets: goodnightdesdemona.bpt.me (TICKETS ON SALE FEB 3)

March 13 – 20
The Departments of Theatre and Stagecraft & Event Technology present
Jeckyll
By Howard Coase
Directed by Madelyn Osborne
Douglas College Studio Theatre
Showtimes and tickets: jeckyll.bpt.me (TICKETS ON SALE FEB 3) 

March 16 - 20
EVENT Magazine Annual Fundraising Book Sale
Stock up on low-rice books and support Douglas College’s award-winning international literary journal. 
New items every day
10am-5pm, New Westminster campus concourse
Info: eventmagazine.ca

March 26
The Arts at One presents
Student Showcase Concert
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

March 25
The Music Department presents
MTD Portfolio Show
Featuring work from the industry-ready 2018 graduates of the Music Technology Diploma Program
2-7pm, New Westminster campus concourse
free

March 26
The Department of Creative Writing presents
Pearls 39 Book Launch
writing by Douglas College students
7pm, Douglas College Studio Theatre

March 29
50th Anniversary Concert
Featuring Douglas College Choirs, Concert Band and Alumni voice, winds, brass and percussion
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
General admission $10, seniors $5, students free
Tickets at the door

March 30
The Music Department Presents
Zappostrophe’
Featuring the Music of Frank Zappa
Directed by Blair Fisher
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
free

April 2
The Arts at One presents
Student Showcase Concert
1pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre

April 3
The Music Department presents
Awards Benefit Concert
Featuring Douglas College Choirs and Concert Band
Benefitting the Douglas College Award Fund for Music Students
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
General admission $10, seniors $5, students free
Tickets at the door

April 4
The Music Department presents
Student Composition Concert
An exciting evening of new compositions written and performed by Douglas College Music Students
Directed by Doug Smith
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
free

April 7
The Music Department presents
An Evening of Jazz
Big Band Jazz from the Douglas College Dues Band
Directed by Jill Townsend and Special Guests
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
General admission $10, seniors $5, students free
Tickets at the door

April 9
The Music Department presents
Current Sound Waves IX
Featuring outstanding projects by Music Technology Grads
and performances by the Douglas College Fusion Bands
7:30pm, Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre
free

April 23 – June 13
The Amelia Douglas Gallery presents
Works by Pierre Vassura
Opening reception April 23, 4:30-7:30pm
Live music, refreshments, cash bar
Artists’ talk: April 28th, 6:30pm in the Gallery