The Granville Island Stage

1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver

Telephone: 604-687-5315
Fax: 604-688-3273

Venue Email:


Administrative Contact: Kate Bethell
Contact Phone: 604-687-5315
Contact Email:

Technical Director: Craig Fulker


Number of Seats: 450

General Description: The Granville Island Stage has been home to countless award-winning productions over the past two decades and is located on Vancouver’s historic Granville Island. Some of Canada’s best known talents have graced the stages or created new works for the theatre  including Nicola Cavendish, Ann Mortifee, Jeff Hyslop, Brent Carver, Morris Panych, Winston Rekert, Molly Parker, and Jay Brazeau. A fresh style and innovative approach to theatre typifies a production at the Granville Island Stage  and the famous BackStage Lounge is filled with theatrical memorabilia from the company’s four decades of productions.

Theatre Type: Proscenium Apron

Average Rental Fee: $1,700

Maximum Rental Fee: $1,900

Seating Style: Raked Auditorium

Wheelchair Area: Yes

Sales in Lobby? Percentage: 15


Stage Type: Proscenium Apron

Stage Width: Proscenium Opening: 39.5 ft. x 20.5 ft.

Stage Depth: Center Line to Stage Right Wall: 29 feet

Stage Height: Floor to Bottom of Fly Grid: 39 Feet

Thrust / Apron Width: 39.5 ft. x 20.5 ft.

Thrust / Apron Depth: Apron Dimension: curved,  9.5 feet deep at center line

Fly System: Yes

Sprung Floor: No

Choral Risers: No

Acoustic Shell: No

Orchestra Pit and Seating: No

Cyclorama: Yes

Piano (make and size): yes


Loading: Loading Bay is located Up Stage Right. Loading Bay Door Dimension: 10 Ft. 0 In. x 12 Feet

Parking Details: Free After 7pm

Rehearsal Space: Info Available Upon request

Dressing Rooms: Yes

Green Room: Yes


Lighting: Information Available upon Request

Electrical: Information Available upon Request

Sound: Information Available upon Request

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