In Tune Fun Stuff
Special events that celebrate the magic of new musicals
By donation at the door
Hosted by Christopher King
June 9, 8pm
As the opening night kick-off to In Tune, these head-to-head musical theatre battles are a raucous celebration of the ridiculous. Expect the unexpected as teams of musical theatre professionals take on “I Want Songs”, “Duets”, and musical performance in “Comedy”. This irreverent event will wind you up for In Tune’s 10 days of slam dunk programming.
Tony Awards Viewing Party
Hosted by the In Tune Young Company
June 11, 8pm
The Post at 750
Instead of huddling at home over your laptop, googling "live stream Tony Awards" - come hang with us!
The evening will include special live performances from the In Tune Young Company, rousing rounds of musical theatre trivia, and a Tony Awards Pool.
Most importantly, there will be a bar with beer, wine and plenty of snacks.
Put your musical knowledge to the test and dive in deep into the Tony Award pool! Make your picks for Best Musical, Best Actor/Actress, and more! The person with the most correct picks wins an awesome prize!
Download the ballot here.
Fill it out and email your ballot to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for your picks to be in is Sunday June 11 @ 5pm. Late forms will not be accepted, you cheaters.
BLAME CANADA! Cabaret
Hosted by Jay Brazeau
June 14, 8pm
An intimate cabaret celebrating the best in new Canadian musical theatre. Part of a nationwide concert series, Blame Canada! returns to In Tune with a fresh line-up of songs performed by local favourites. The concert features work by members of the Canadian Musical Theatre Writers Collective, the country’s largest group of musical theatre composers, lyricists, and librettists. Founded by Vancouver’s own Landon Braverman and Joseph Trefler, the CMTWC is a national organization devoted to supporting and promoting the work of homegrown musical theatre writers. www.cmtwc.com.
Bittergirl: The Musical
By Annabel Fitzsimmons, Alison Lawrence, and Mary Francis Moore
With Music Supervision, Arrangements, and Orchestrations by Bob Foster
June 15, 7:30pm
Granville Island Stage
Tickets: SAVE $20—PREMIUM SEATS ONLY $29!
Special offer for June 15 performance only
Use promo code InTune2017 by June 14 at artsclub.com
It’s the play that became the book that became the musical that swept Canada this season! Bittergirl: The Musical is a catchy example of a new Canadian musical success story. See it, sing with it, dig into the process of its evolution in a post-show Q&A with one of the co-creators.
Created and hosted by the In Tune Young Company
June 18, 8pm
Join us for the big finale of In Tune 2017! The In Tune Young Company will present the culminating performance of their 10 day training program, in a raconteur-style original musical theatre performance. The original Youtube
musical Duty, by Mishelle Cuttler and Ellen Johnston, produced by In Tune 2017, will also be screened! Come raise a glass to our incredible days together in this showcase wrap-party.