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The Port Theatre Main Stage

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125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada
250-754-8550

Since 1998, the Port Theatre has wowed residents and visitors alike with its superb performances, excellent acoustics and wonderful sense of intimacy.

The theatre offers a broad range of cultural events designed to meet many diverse interests and needs. A landmark on the city’s waterfront, it also serves as an important meeting place for a variety of community events, seminars and educational conferences.

October 2020

Western Edge Theatre presents “2 ACROSS” Oct.1st – 4th

Thu Oct 1st @ 7:30 pm
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Oct.1, 2, 3 @ 7:30pm & Oct.4 @ 2:00pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

4 shows: Oct. 1, 2, 3 at 7:30 pm and Oct. 4 at 2 pm Nanaimo’s Western Edge Theatre moves to the Port Theatre for “2 Across.” a production that’s…

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JOËLLE RABU & NICO RHODES

Sat Oct 17th @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

A Port Theatre Spotlight Series Presentation No Regrets Songs of the legendary French sparrow, Edith Piaf For close to three decades, Canadian singer Joëlle Rabu toured extensively with her long-time…

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The Legendary GORDON LIGHTFOOT In Concert – POSTPONED

Wed Oct 28th @ 8:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED - New Date TBA One of the most prolific songwriters to emerge in 1960s and '70s, Gordon Lightfoot is heading to Western Canada including a…

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November 2020

BERGMANN PIANO DUO

Sun Nov 1st @ 2:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

A Port Theatre Spotlight Series Presentation Beethoven, Bach, and More! The Bergmann Piano Duo’s dynamic and energetic performances of uniquely eclectic programmes have inspired audiences for more than two decades.…

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JILL BARBER

Fri Nov 6th @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

A Port Theatre Spotlight Series Presentation Canada's Sweetheart Jill Barber is a three-time Juno Award nominated singer-songwriter with an unforgettable voice once heard, never forgotten. Her critically acclaimed repertoire spans…

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A Night of Bowie-The Definitive Bowie Experience – POSTPONED

Sun Nov 22nd @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED - New Date TBA David Bowie is one of music history’s most praised and successful artists, with a career that spanned four decades. Bowie continuously…

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NATALIE MACMASTER – POSTPONED

Mon Nov 23rd @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

This event has been postponed. New date TBA Presented by Gee Dan ProductionsRows A-J: $57.50/ Rows K-W: $52.50/ Balcony: $47.50

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ERIC HARPER

Fri Nov 27th @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

A Port Theatre Spotlight Series Presentation Think Dave Matthews meets the Gypsy Kings! Award-Winning Flamenco Guitarist Eric Harper creates not only a unique sound all his own but his music…

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PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd In The Flesh Tour – POSTPONED

Sat Nov 28th @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED - New Date TBA Celebrating one of the greatest bands of all time with flawless performances of classic and rare Pink Floyd songs. Formed in…

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December 2020

KEN LAVIGNE

Sun Dec 6th @ 2:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

A Port Theatre Spotlight Series Presentation Mistletoe & Magic Join Ken Lavigne for a magical Christmas show full of nostalgia with traditional and modern Christmas songs from Bing Crosby to…

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January 2021

DAN MANGAN’s Nice, Nice, Very Nice 10th Anniversary Tour – NEW 2021 DATE

Tue Jan 5th, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

NEW 2021 DATE Got Pop? Concerts presents Dan Mangan - a two-time JUNO award-winning & two-time Polaris Music Prize listed musician and songwriter. This is the 10th Anniversary of Nice, Nice,…

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February 2021

TAPESTRY – The Carole King Songbook – NEW DATE

Fri Feb 12th, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Gee Dan Productions presents the premier musical tribute to Carole King. TAPESTRY - THE CAROLE KING SONGBOOK, recreates the sound and vibe of a 1970’s Carole King concert experience following…

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March 2021

Mini Pop Kids Live – NEW 2021 DATE

Thu Mar 11th, 2021 @ 6:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

K-TEL presents Mini Pop Kids Live - The Bright Lights Concert Tour The Mini Pop Kids are back and shining bright with their brand new 'Bright Lights Concert Tour,’ featuring…

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FRED PENNER – NEW 2021 DATE

Sun Mar 28th, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Calling all Fred Heads! “40 years ago I recorded my first record, The Cat Came Back! I am excited to bring those wonderful songs to the next generation. See you…

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Live Nation presents HERB ALPERT & LANI HALL -NEW DATE

Wed Mar 31st, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Herb Alpert, iconic trumpeter, A&M Records co-founder, artist and philanthropist, has announced additional tour dates for the Herb Alpert & Lani Hall North American Tour 2019. Herb Alpert and his…

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April 2021

ROCK FOR A CAUSE with The Headpins & Honeymoon Suite – NEW DATE

Sat Apr 3rd, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Presented by NACL & NCDC Rock for a Cause is an 80’s experience in support of two amazing local community agencies – Nanaimo Association for Community Living (NACL) & Nanaimo…

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Nanaimo Concert Band – NEW 2021 DATE

Sun Apr 11th, 2021 @ 2:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

NEW 2021 DATE! Nanaimo’s Musical Treasure Since 1872 Conductor: Mr. Dave Fullerton Join the Nanaimo Concert Band for their Annual Spring Concert. This national award winning band performs a wide…

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May 2021

QUEEN – It’s a Kinda’ Magic – NEW 2021 DATE

Thu May 6th, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Direct from Australia, Queen: It’s a Kinda Magic is back by popular demand. The show is set to again immerse fans in the spectacle, grandeur and extravagance of Queen and…

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The Comic Strippers (19+Only) – NEW 2021 DATE

Fri May 7th, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

RESCHEDULED from April 2020 The award-winning improv comedians are back with a new show, more moves and even quicker wits. A SHOW FOR ALL GENDERS… 19+ ONLY WARNING! No extreme…

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June 2021

SoundWave in Concert – NEW 2021 DATE

Thu Jun 3rd, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

What started out as a casual idea to replicate the type of choir presented in the 2003 documentary “Young At Heart”, quickly turned into a force to be reckoned with…

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July 2021

Live and Let Die – The Music of Paul McCartney – NEW 2021 DATE

Sat Jul 17th, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

THIS EVENT HAS A NEW 2021 DATE! When Beatles Producer, Sir George Martin tells you that "You sound like Paul McCartney" and Sir Paul McCartney himself tells you that "You…

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August 2021

Whose Live Anyway? NEW 2021 DATE!

Thu Aug 19th, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? is 90…

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November 2021

COMPLETELY CREEDENCE, a Tribute to CCR – NEW 2021 DATE

Fri Nov 5th, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

PLEASE NOTE NEW 2021 DATE! COMPLETELY CREEDENCE, a Creedence Clearwater Revival (CCR) tribute band, invites you to experience the incredible music of John Fogerty and CCR. It's a night that…

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An Evening with Cowboy Junkies – NEW 2021 DATE

Tue Nov 16th, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
The Port Theatre Main Stage, 125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada

Presented by Live Nation Sometimes revolutions begin quietly. In 1988, Cowboy Junkies proved that there was an audience waiting for something quiet, beautiful and reflective. The Trinity Session was like…

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