1st – 21st – The Orchard (After Chekhov), Stanley Industrial Stage, Arts Club; adaptation set in the Okanagan Valley; artsclub.com

1st – 13th – Senior Follies, Deep Cove Shaw Theatre, North Vancouver; charming and lighthearted comedy; deepcovestage.com

1st – 21st – Chimerica, Jericho Arts Centre; thriller about an American photojournalist in China; unitedplayers.com

2nd – 13th – The Tashme Project: The Living Archives; Firehall Arts Centre; traces the history and common experience of the second generation Japanese Canadians; firehallartscentre.ca

4th – 13th – Glory; Gateway Theatre, Richmond; based on a women’s hockey team in 1933; gatewaytheatre.com

4th – 28th – Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival; family friendly events at various venues; vcbf.ca

4th – May 9th – Bed and Breakfast; Granville Island Stage, Arts Club; a charming comedy about being out and finding home; artsclub.com

5th – 28th – Cherry Docs, Pacific Theatre; “Provocative — the kind of theatre that gives you something to talk about afterwards.” – CBC; pacifictheatre.org

14th – 23rd – Canadian Film Week, Vancity Theatre; viff.org

17th – May 5th – Dead People’s Things, Studio 16, 1555 W. 7th Ave.; presented by Zee Zee Theatre; tickets.theatrewire.com

24th – 27th – Out Again at the Inn, Havana Theatre, Commercial Drive; a Leaping Thespians original comedy; leapingthespians.com

25th – May 19th – The Great Leap; Goldcorp Stage, BMO Theatre, Arts Club; a cultural exploration of family, sacrifice and cultural and political difference; artsclub.com