Gaslight at Blue Bridge Theatre October 21-November 2, 2014. A review.

Gaslight, currently at Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre’s Roxy (in Quadra Village), October 21-November 2, 2014 is an intense game of cat-and-mouse that will have you perched on the edge of your seat. Written in 1936 in the style of a Victorian thriller, but bearing none of the signature over-the-top melodrama, Patrick Hamilton’s classic harkens back to a simpler time while retaining a modern sensibility in the script. It becomes apparent soon … [Read more...]

Gaslight at Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre. Interview with cast members Adrian Hough and Wes Borg.

Gaslight by Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre October 21-November 2, 2014. Interview with  cast members Adrian Hough and Wes Borg. Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre opens their seventh season (the second in the Roxy Theatre in Quadra Village) with the classic Victorian thriller Gaslight. Originally written by Patrick Hamilton in 1938, it received wide recognition for the film version featuring Ingrid Bergman  and  Charles Boyer. Adrian Hough joins … [Read more...]

Spooky Arts Events in Victoria BC October – November 2014

Spooky Arts Events in Victoria BC October-November 2014 Hallowe’en approaches. As the days get shorter and dark nights beckon, local Victoria arts groups have submerged themselves with gusto into the spirit of this spooky season, offering up all manner of arts events for your pleasure. Frankenstein by Mily Mumford Inspired by the work of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley October 17, 18, 23-26, 30 and November 1st 7 and 9 pm. Emily Carr House … [Read more...]

Blue Bridge Theatre announces Cast and Creative for Gaslight October 21-November 2, 2014

Blue Bridge Theatre announces cast and creative for Gaslight October 21-November 2, 2014. Victoria BC.  (media release) Media Release Gaslight  to star Thea Gill and Adrian Hough  A star studded cast has been lined up to open Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre's seventh season with its upcoming production of Patrick Hamilton's 1938 classic Victorian thriller Gaslight. The first show of the theatre's 2014-15 season will see the return of … [Read more...]

Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre announces 2014-2015 season

Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre announces 2014-15 season of “Gold Standard Classics” Brian Richmond, Artistic Director of Victoria, BC's Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre announced the six year old theatre's 2014-15 five play season today. “For our seventh season, we will be returning to the approach that established our artistic reputation over the first six years of our existence” he stated. “All five of the plays or stories that we will be … [Read more...]