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Surrey Spectacular Season

Cast and creators of Mom's the Word 3: Nest 1/2 Empty. Photo by Emily Cooper

The 2017/18 season is Surrey Civic Theatres' 50th anniversary—and it's gold! Won't you join us?

There’s nothing like live—you’re not going to have to talk yourself off the couch for these shows! You’ll be running out the door with a quick text to say “See you at the theatre. Can’t wait!” So unplug. Step away from the screens and the streaming, and go live!

To help make your experience the best it can be, we've pulled together some handy information (including restaurant partners, theatre tips, gentle reminders, and accessibility) on the Guest Services page.

Our venues are known as Surrey Civic Theatres. You'll want to make sure you know what venue your show is at!

  • Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall (CS)
  • Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre (MS)
  • Studio Theatre at Surrey Arts Centre (ST)

Select a Series (or two) and save your gold!

We've packaged up some of our presentations at a substantial savings of up to 25%. Not only will you get the best seats at the best price, as an extra special bonus you'll get a nifty 50th anniversary ticket clip if you buy by August 31.

Look below the list of shows to read about the different series available to you.

2017/18 Season

Follow the links from the show titles to find out everything you need to know about each show. We've even got helpful hints (such as when a show contains mature themes and/or strong language), and some video/audio clips to help you choose.

Venue Legend

MS=Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre | ST=Studio Theatre at Surrey Arts Centre | CS=Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall

Series Legend

AC=Arts Club | C=Comedy| CCC=Classical Coffee Concerts | F=Family | SCC150=Surrey Celebrates Canada 150 | SR=Staged Readings | SSS=Surrey Spectacular

DATES SHOW VENUE SERIES
Sep 22, 2017 Oh, Canada, We Sing For Thee! MS SSC150, SSS
Sep 28, 2017 Classical Coffee Concert: PianOpera ST CCC, SSS
Oct 10 – 22, 2017 Mom's the Word 3: Nest 1/2 Empty MS AC, SSS
Oct 18, 2017 For the Pleasure of Seeing Her Again CS SSC150, SR
Oct 22, 2017 The Canada Show: The Complete History of Canada in One Hour MS C, SSC150, SSS
Oct 26, 2017 God is a Scottish Drag Queen CS C, SSS
Nov 10, 2017 The Lady Larks: Boogie Woogie Bugle Babes CS SSS
Nov 11, 2017 Married to Canada MS SSC150, SSS
Nov 15, 2017 Incident at Vichy CS SR, SSS
Nov 16, 2017 Classical Coffee Concert: Classical, Cuban, Creative ST CCC, SSS
Nov 24/25, 2017 Campground: A Murder Mystery in the Woods (with music) ST C, SSS
Dec 1, 2017 Nothing Up My Sleeves CS SSS
Dec 5, 2017 Vancouver Welsh Men's Choir: Sounds of Christmas MS SSS
Dec 13, 2017 Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol CS SR, SSS
Dec 14, 2017 Classical Coffee Concert: Winter Dreams ST CCC, SSS
Jan 10-20, 2018 Misery MS AC, SSS
Jan 27, 2018 Good Lovelies with special guest Desirée Dawson MS SSS
Feb 7, 2018 The Father CS SR, SSS
Feb 10, 2018 Sleeping Beauty Dreams MS F, SSS
Feb 15, 2018 Classical Coffee Concert: At the Movies ST CCC, SSS
Feb 16, 2018 The History of Romance CS C, SSS
Feb 21-Mar 3, 2018 Onegin MS AC, SSS
Mar 9, 2018 I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! MS C, SSS
Mar 14, 2018 Surrey Civic Theatres' 50th Anniversary Gala with concert by BC World Music Collective MS SSS
Apr 15, 2018 Tami Neilson CS SSS
Apr, 19, 2018 Classical Coffee Concert: from Berlin to Hollywood ST CCC, SSS
May 12, 2018 "Perk up, pianist!" CS SSS
June 28, 2018 My Funny Valentine CS SSS
Aug 18, 2018 The Fish Eyes Trilogy MS SSS

Series

You'll need a bit of help from us to purchase a series so give our Box Office a call at 604-501-5566 or drop in and see us at the Surrey Arts Centre (the Arts Club Series can also be purchased online). The Box Office is open Monday to Saturday 12 – 5pm, and until 7pm on Thursday (closed Sunday and holidays).

Arts Club Series (AC)

This series gives you three shows from the Arts Club, one of Canada's most acclaimed theatre companies. Read more...

Classical Coffee Concert Series (CCC)

Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann—known worldwide at the Bergmann Piano Duo—are famous for their razzle-dazzle playing. Extraordinary performers, welcoming hosts, and entertaining storytellers, this husband-and-wife team bring their magical touch to this intimate and casual series. And once again they'll be joined by some engaging guest artists.

Zone A $120
Zone B $106

These concerts are available as a series until September 28, 2017.

Comedy Series (C)

Want to tickle your funny bone? This series will keep you laughing all season long.

Zone A $139
Zone B $115
Zone C $110

These shows are available as a series until October 26, 2017.

Family Series (F)

Make memories together! We make it easy for you to introduce your young ones to live performance in a fun and relaxed setting.

$126 gets you 4 tickets to The Canada Show and Sleeping Beauty Dreams, and 4 Saturday Festival Passes to the 2018 Surrey International Children’s Festival on Saturday, May 26.

SPECIAL! Add on Nothing Up My Sleeves for just $23 when you buy the Family Series—you’ll save up to 34% off the single ticket price.

The shows and festival are available as a series until October 22, 2017.

Staged Reading Series (SR)

A staged reading is a thoroughly enjoyable way to experience a play. With no sets and costumes, you’ll engage your imagination to create the play in your own mind while hearing it read by talented actors.

$45

These performances are available as a series until October 18, 2017.

Surrey Celebrates Canada150 Series (SCC150)

Four different takes on Canada from the perspective of four different genres: music, theatre, sketch comedy, and dance.

Zone A $82
Zone B $75
Zone C $70

These shows are available as a series until September 22, 2017.

Surrey Spectacular Series (SSS)

Create your own series and save! When you choose 3 or more different shows from the Surrey Spectacular season, you'll save $5 per ticket! 
This series doesn't include Staged Readings and Surrey International Children's Festival.