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Vince Metcalfe, Bernard Cuffling
Photo by Javier Sotres

For over a quarter century Western Gold has been showcasing theatrical excellence in Vancouver. We help sustain the careers of many of our well-established and beloved artists while simultaneously providing a ‘launching pad’ for our emerging colleagues coming up through the ranks. For the past 20 years, we have commissioned, developed, and stages the following Canadian plays.

2021 Live Shows

  • The Ballad of Georges Boivin
  • Quills Don’t Tweet 2

2021 Virtual Gold: LISTEN!

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2021 Virtual Gold: LEARN!

Workshops held via ZOOM & YouTube (click title to view)


  • Escaped Alone
  • Jack of Diamonds
  • Mystery At Greenfingers
  • Quills Don’t Tweet


  • Red Birds
  • The Learned Ladies
  • Harvey


  • Homeward Bound
  • Rumors
  • Twelfth Night


  • Comfort Cottages
  • Mr. Kettle & Mrs. Moon
  • Splitting Heirs
  • Bernard Cuffling’s Christmas Celebration


  • The Dining Room
  • Comfort Cottages
  • Laburnum Grove


  • Three Tall Women
  • The Miser
  • The Mousetrap


  • Relatively Speaking
  • Habeas Corpus


  • When We are Married
  • Vigil


2021 – The Ballad of Georges Boivin by Martin Bellemare, Translated by Jack Paterson with Johanna Nutter
2019 – Escaped Alone by Caryl Churchill
2018 – Red Birds by Aaron Bushkowsky
2017 – Homeward Bound by Elliott Hayes
2016 – Comfort Cottages by Jane Clayton & Judy Ginn Walchuk
2015 – The Dining Room by A.R. Gurney
2014 – Three Tall Women by Edward Albee
2013 – Relatively Speaking by Alan Ayckbourn
2012 – Vigil by Morris Panych
2010 – Queen Lear by Eugene Stickland
2008 – Old Goriot by James Fagan Taite
2004 – One Last Kiss by Aaron Bushkowsky
2003 – Strangers Among Us by Aaron Bushkowsky


2021 – Quills Don’t Tweet 2 conceived and performed by Bernard Cuffling & Anna Hagan
2019 – Mystery At Greenfingers by J.B. Priestley
2019 – Jack of Diamonds by Marcia Kash and Douglas E. Hughes
2018 – Harvey by Mary Chase
2018 – The Learned Ladies by Moliere, adapted by Freyda Thomas
2017 – Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
2017 – Rumors by Neil Simon
2016 – Mr. Kettle and Mrs. Moon by J.B. Priestley
2016 – Splitting Heirs by Moliere, adapted by Freyda Thomas
2015 – Laburnam Grove by J.B. Priestley
2015 – Comfort Cottages by Jane Clayton and Judy Ginn Walchuk
2014 – The Miser by Moliere, adapted by Freyda Thomas
2014 – The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie
2013 – Habeas Corpus by Alan Bennett
2012 – When We Are Married by J.B. Priestley
2010 – Waiting in the Wings by Noel Coward
1998 – Stranger’s Among Us / Alzheimer Project
1996 – Alice: A Play with Music
1995 – A Midsummer Night’s Dream Workshop Production (The Dream Project)

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Phone: 604-363-5734


Mailing Address:
101-1516 East 1st Avenue,
Vancouver BC V5N 1A5

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Supported By

Vancouver Theatre Companies
Vancouver Theatre Companies
Live Plays Vancouver
Live Plays Vancouver
The Humber Foundation

The McGrane-Pearson Endowment Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

McIlwaine Stewart Family Fund

McLean Foundation

We gratefully acknowledge that we are on the traditional and unceded territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) First Nations. We deeply thank them for so generously allowing us to live, work, and play on their beautiful lands. 

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