Theatre & Performing Arts in Richmond, BC
The creative spirit thrives in Richmond, BC. Whether it's a stand-up comedy routine, opera, musical or play, you can find it in a Richmond theatre or performing arts facility.
Music in Minoru Chapel
Adjacent to the Richmond Cultural Centre at Minoru Park, the Minoru Chapel offers music lovers a unique arts experience: world-class opera in the intimate setting of a restored 1891 church. On select dates throughout the year, Minoru Chapel Opera presents a diverse mix of music – from Chinese opera to European classics.
The Gateway Theatre, a live performance venue overlooking beautiful Minoru Park, is home to musicals, comedies and dramas – from classics to world premieres. It is one of the best regional theatres in Canada and has been winning standing ovations since 1984. The Signature Series (four Main Stage and two Studio shows) spotlights award-winning plays that bring stories from across Canada and the world to local audiences.
River Rock Casino Resort
Visitors come from all over the world to play the odds at the four-diamond River Rock Casino Resort, with its slot machines, table games and high-limit VIP rooms. But this state-of-the art venue also hosts entertainment headliners at the River Rock Show Theatre, which features a terrific lineup of non-stop entertainment including celebrity comics and musicians. Past performers have included Russell Peters, Diana Ross, Blondie, and Engelbert Humperdinck.