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Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

  • 6265 Crescent Road
  • Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
  • Phone: 604.822.9197

Since its opening in spring 1997, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts has earned an international reputation for its striking design and stellar acoustics. Artists, critics and patrons alike are unanimous in their praise of this multi-faceted facility, winning it a place among North America's premier performing arts centres.

A variety of performances and events are offered year-round, from classical recitals and jazz concerts, to avant-garde theatre and opera productions, to folk and world music. The Chan Centre presents a dynamic, annual series of performances featuring the best in roots, world and jazz artists today. 

Facility Info

  • Space Notes Telus Studio Theatre in the Chan building seats 100 or 150 standing
  • Theatre Capacity 1369

March 12, 2023

Featured artist: Angela Hewitt, piano Angela Hewitt returns to EMV with Scarlatti, Bach and Brahms. Ms. Hewitt has become one of Bach’s foremost interpreters of our time. In her own words “Bach’s music cries out for a keyboard instrument that imitates the human voice. These days, you don’t hear so much discussion about whether to play Bach on the piano, and there are as many ways of Bach on the piano as there are pianists. What I try to do is not think of it so much as keyboard music but as music that imitates the voice… more

May 13, 2023

Feel shivers and goosebumps run down your spine as you listen to 300+ voices sing together as one on stage at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. Chor Leoni, The Leonids, our MYVoice youth choirs, Emerging Choral Artists, and VanMan Festival singers each perform their own sets and then come together to form Canada’s largest male choir for one night only. This culminating concert event of the VanMan Festival is the only event in Canada where the bright future of Canada's singers share the stage with the finest vocal… more

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