Live Theatre

Parksville Qualicum Beach locals and Vancouver Island visitors alike eagerly anticipate the changing of the seasons, and not just because of weather and holidays.

Live Entertainment

ECHO Players at the Village Theatre is a non-profit society of dedicated members of the community. Community is what ECHO Players is all about. Relying upon the talents, creative energy and generosity of individuals and businesses they have been bringing the live theatre experience to the area for for over 45 years.

“ Enjoy live performances at the Village Theatre by ECHO Players from Fall to Spring. ”

ECHO produces four Mainstage shows per season. Additionally, they host the Vancouver Island Juried One-Act Play festival every year along with other fundraising events. The Juried One-Act Play festival is a seven day event featuring a wide variety of one-act plays performed by talented artists from Vancouver Island. This festival is a great way to support and enjoy the local drama scene.

Upcoming Performances

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

ECHO Players Presents: A Visit from St. Nicholas or The Night Before Christmas

By: Lowell Swortzell. Director: Mari Lyn Kelly On Christmas Eve 1822, Clement Clark Moore’s house in NYC is not as quiet as...

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