Opening Night, May 26th 2016
Pre-Show: Instant Coffee
The offbeat stylings of young poet/musicians Meighan Groves and Santiago Patricio Urena.
Post-Show (on the Firehall's back patio under twinkly lights): David McCallum (Dàibhidh MacChaluim)
A student of Celtic music since birth, David was lucky to grow up with a close family connection to Ireland through his mother and went on to travel extensively there, as well as hitch-hiking across Canada. He has performed with well-respected Scottish Traditional musicians including Kathleen MacInnes, Ailean Domhnallach, and Joy Dunlop, and performs in his duo Can Cala with Robyn Carrigan. He is currently working on an album of original Gaelic Hip Hop. Originally from North Bay Ontario, he currently resides in East Van.
On Friday, May 27th
PRE-SHOW: gorgeous HARMONIES BY YOUNG TALENTS: PHOENIX & KORA
POST-SHOW: Taylor Meers
On Saturday, May 28th 2016
re-Show: David McCallum (see above)
Post-Show: Matt Grinke
Matt has been active in the Vancouver musical theatre scene since he was 14. During his 6th year in the Capilano University jazz studies program, he played in the orchestras for The Rocky Horror Show (Exit 22), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Align), Cabaret (Exit 22), and Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen (Famous Artists Limited), a new musical which he provided the orchestrations for. Matt sincerely hopes you enjoy the show!