We are very pleased to announce that Stacey Robinsmith dot com has been selected as one of the handful of bloggers to live-blog the Vancouver Opera’s world premiere of Lillian Alling. We will be attending the opening night performance of this world premiere. As soon as we have any more details, we will post them […]
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We are very honoured to announce that Stacey Robinsmith dot com has been chosen to live-blog the world premiere of Vancouver Opera’s performance of Lillian Alling. The opening night of the world premiere of Vancouver Opera’s Lillian Alling is Saturday, October 16th. And we will be there!!
This evening I attended a screening of the movie Children of God. The show is part of the Vancouver Queer Film Fest. My reaction? Wow. Simply wow. Cinemaphiles may disagree with me but I couldn’t help but think about Brokeback Mountain while I was watching Children of God. A Brokeback Mountain filmed in the Bahamas […]
Last night I attended my first ever performance of the musical Rent. The performance I saw was at the Evergreen Cultural Centre in Coquitlam. I have to begin by saying that this was not a Broadway level of performance, nor was I expecting it to be. However, it was an incredible community theatre performance that […]
Seeing as I have never seen the musical Rent and seeing as it is playing in our local community theatre, the Coquitlam Evergreen Cultural Centre, I figure it is high time I saw Rent. And that is why tomorrow night at 7:30 I will be in the Evergreen watching Rent! The performance of Rent that […]
Since becoming a Papa I have discovered this entirely new world that exists parallel to the world that I previously resided in. The new world (not a brave new world but a new world nonetheless) is all the cool stuff that parents and kids can enjoy. The newest discovery (other than sleep, which I have recently […]
Seriously now, I am beginning to lose faith in the ability of reality tv shows to actually find true love for people. I heard the news this morning that Jake, the bachelor, and Vienna have parted ways after only three months. Does this mean that the current Bachelorette, Ali, may not actually find her true love? […]
Although the Vancouver Opera performance of Madama Butterfly is now over, I finally found the pictures of the stage and the backstage area that I took during the backstage tour that the VO was kind enough to invite me along on. The first shot here is of the stage from what I believe to be […]
Well it is the morning after the night before. We are home and the twins are safe and sound having survived an evening with my Sweetheart and I out of the house. So some thoughts on the opening night of Madama Butterfly… Exquisite…beautiful…simple and yet beautiful beyond words…moving…heart-breaking and it all hit so close to […]
6:30pm We have now arrived at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver and are settling in for the Vancouver Opera performance of Madama Butterfly. We will be taking a backstage tour in a few minutes. 7pm We have completed our tour of the backstage of the opera set. My colleague blogger, The Anthology said that […]