What: Duncan Shields is a two-time Vancouver Haiku Champion, a two-time Vancouver Nerd Slam Champion, two-time Ghost Story Slam and the winner of the 2010 IWPS Haiku Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina. His poems are as funny as they are insightful.
When: October 2
Time: 7 pm
Where: Cafe Deux Soleils – 2096 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
What: Mixing Motown, B-movies, and The American Dream, Little Shop of Horrors is the gleefully twisted, out-of-this-world cult classic hit musical that also spawned the 1986 film starring Steve Martin and Rick Moranis. Presented by Vagabond Players.
When: October 5 to 29
Where: The Bernie Legge Theatre – Queens Park, New Westminster
What: Drawing on the rich characters, locations, and themes of the Star Wars films, Vancouver TheatreSports’ improvised parody highlights the parallels between the skills of an improviser and those of a Jedi to determine who is truly Master of the Farce. To paraphrase Yoda – “Laugh. Or do not. There is no titter.”
When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Opens October 5
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: The Improv Centre – 1502 Duranleau Street, Vancouver