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January 2017

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The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre

The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre is the premier entertainment venue in the charming city of Vernon, British Columbia. Situated conveniently between Vancouver, British Columbia and Calgary Alberta, Vernon is the largest city in the North end of the picturesque Okanagan Valley.

Built in 2001, this facility boasts well-appointed backstage areas, a superb support staff and one of the most comfortable auditoriums in the province. Enjoy superior sound coverage and quality with less reliance on rental gear with the Centre's exceptional Meyer Mina digital sound system installed in 2013.

Performers, presenters and audiences alike regularly comment that this is one of the best facilities they have ever experienced. We encourage you to come and see for yourself!
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Beethoven Blockbuster
Sunday, January 22 2017 - 7:00pm
Beethoven's music kicked open the door of the romantic era, imbuing the orchestral sound with more power than it had ever had before.
Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble
Saturday, January 28 2017 - 7:30pm
NOCCA presents the Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble - A Tribute to Dave Brubeck. The Remi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble brings the soul and brilliance of one of the great exponents of cool jazz to our stage. Not to be missed!
Queen Silver Star 57
Thursday, February 2 2014 7:00 pm
Five "Showcase" finalists will perform. Candidate awards will be presented. The highlight of the evening will be the announcement and crowning of Queen and Princess Silver Star.
*Tickets also available from Candidates*
The Lonely
Friday, February 3 2017 - 7:30PM
Celebrating The Music of Roy Orbison
Snowed in Comedy Tour 2017
Saturday, February 4 2016 - 8:30pm
* Please note later start time, at 8:30 pm*
The Snowed In Comedy Tour is coming back to Vernon.
*Please note: strong language and mature themes*
The King
Thursday, February 9 2017 - 7:30pm
The King" A musical journey of the King of Rock 'n Roll starring Las Vegas Headliner and the only tribute artist to perform on the grounds of Graceland, Donny Edwards.
Paul Moore's Nuit Musicale
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 7:00pm
Valentine Special * Fancy or Formal Dress Encouraged *
Swan Lake - Canada's Ballet Jorgen
Thursday, February 16 2017 - 7:30pm
By popular demand, Canada's Ballet Jorgen (Sleeping Beauty, Romeo & Juliet) brings the beloved and magical full-length production of Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake back to Vernon to delight our audiences once again.
PIGS: Canada's Most Authentic Pink Floyd Tribute Act
Friday, February 17 2017 - 7:30pm
PIGS, Canada's Most Authentic Pink Floyd Tribute will be bringing their critically acclaimed show to Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre in 2017. Their PIGS ON THE WING show celebrates the 40th anniversary of the release of Pink Floyd's 1977 classic album Animals.
Latin Fiesta
Sunday, February 19 2017 - 7:00pm
It's Carnival time - sensual melodies, syncopated rhythms and colourful instrumentation will make this concert toe-tapping fun.
Saturday February 25 2017 - 7:30pm

A Tribute to The Music & Magic of ABBA with THE PIANO MAN - A Tribute to Billy Joel & Elton John
Sarah Hagen & Benjamin Butterfield
Sunday, February 26 2017 - 2:00pm
NOCCA presents Sarah Hagen, piano & Benjamin Butterfield, tenor. Sarah and Benjamin unite in a magical offering from the voice and piano repertoire in a musical expression of artistry and human emotion.
Ring of Fire - The Music of Johnny Cash
Monday, March 6 2017 - 7:30pm
Western Canada Theatre and Chemainus Theatre Festival are proud to co-produce the ultimate tribute to the iconic Johnny Cash, Ring of Fire. Performed by a multi-talented cast, this production is a powerful tribute to the Man in Black, an endlessly entertaining journey that will leave you cheering for more!
I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff 13
Saturday, March 11 2017 - 8:00pm
One of the biggest stand-up comedy events of the year featuring headliner Laurie Elliott!
Colours of Russia
Sunday, March 12 2017 - 7:00pm
The Russians are coming, putting all the colours of the orchestra front and centre.
Ben Caplan and the Casual Smokers
Friday, March 17 2017 - 7:30pm
OnStage Concert: Audience seated cabaret style, on stage. Inspired in part by Eastern European and Jewish folk traditions, Ben Caplan mixes older musical sensibilities with his own heart & soul. Adult Only performance
Duo Rendezvous
Saturday, March 18 2017 - 7:30pm
NOCCA presents Duo Rendezvous - Violinist Jasper Wood & guitarist Daniel Bolshoy join forces in a perfect synergy of intimate and virtuosic performance, offering us a presentation of humour and passionate musicianship.
Getting to Room Temperature
Wednesday, March 22 2017 - 7:30pm
Getting to Room Temperature invites audiences into an honest and wry conversation about aging and dying in Canada.
Shay Kuebler's GLORY
Saturday, April 1 2017 - 7:30pm
A company of 6 bold and dynamic performers create a physical essay around numerous themes of glorification. Creating rich and dark imagery through visceral and impactful choreography, Glory pushes the audience to question the purpose and reasoning of violent material in society.
Italian Airs & Graces
Sunday, April 9 2017 - 7:00pm
The Okanagan Symphony enters spring with an air of grace in this concert inspired by Italy and the baroque era.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:30pm
Award-winning comedian RON JAMES has been selling out theatres for 15 years with his marathon, side-splitting, kinetically charged performances.
Phantom of the Opera
Friday, April 28 2017 - 7:30pm
Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada's Phantom of the Opera is a captivating story which evokes timeless themes and images of outcasts, love, and the power of obsession.
Til Death: The Six Wives of Henry VIII
Sunday, April 30 2017 - 7:30pm
Til Death: The Six Wives of Henry VIII - a fast-paced, one woman, hilarious romp with the six wives of King Henry VIII. All in the space of 70 minutes, Fringe powerhouse Tara Travis will introduce us to: the Betrayed Wife, the Scheming Wife, the Peacemaker, the Ugly German, the Tarty One, and the One in Love with Someone Else.
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sunday, April 30 2017 - 2:00pm
A brand-sparkling new adaptation of Shakespeare's whimsical classic about fairies, love potions and talking donkeys, made just for kids!
Canadiana Suite - A Sesquicentennial Celebration
Saturday, May 06 2017 - 7:00pm
With the Okanagan Symphony's collaborative partner Ballet Kelowna sharing the stage, we raise a toast to Canada in this Sesquicentennial Celebration. *Please note this performance is on Saturday evening*
Coco Love Alcorn
Wednesday, May 17 2017 - 7:30pm
OnStage Concert: Joyful and genuine, jazz and pop singer Coco Love Alcorn brings her soulful and compelling music to the small stage for an intimate performance.
Freud's Last Session
Thursday, May 18 2017 - 7:30pm
Does God exist? Does goodness require the presence of evil? What begins as a philosophical debate becomes a profound play in which Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis boldly address the greatest questions of all time.
Lunch at Allen's
Sunday, June 18 2017 - 7:30pm
Lunch at Allen's is a musical powerhouse comprised of four remarkable Canadian talents: Murray McLauchlan, Cindy Church, Marc Jordan and Ian Thomas.
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