alumNIGHTS at the Bard: As You Like It

Reach the beach this summer — with one of Canada’s largest professional Shakespeare festivals. Here’s your chance to take in Bard on the Beach’s reprise presentation of As You Like It featuring two-dozen classic Beatles songs performed in Vanier Park against the backdrop of Vancouver’s great outdoors. Join Executive Director Claire Sakaki and UBC Theatre & Film Department Head Stephen Heatley at the pre-show alumni reception, as we recognize our esteemed alumni participating in this theatrical season.

Presented in partnership with UBC Faculty of Arts and UBC Department of Theatre & Film

Thursday, August 3, 2023
Reception: 6:00pm–7:00pm
Showtime: 7:30pm

Bard on the Beach
Vanier Park
1695 Whyte Ave
Vancouver, BC
V6J 5C3 – map

Tickets for As You Like It are available at the discounted alumni rate of $59 and youth rate of $34.50 (22 years or younger). The alumni reception, sponsored by the Alumni Association, is free with your ticket.

Only 100 tickets are available to the show and must be purchased by Thursday, July 13, 2023.

To purchase, call the Bard Box Office at 604-739-0559 (12:00-4:00pm). Ask for the UBC Alumni group for the August 3 show.

Questions? Please contact

Additional considerations

  • All ticket holders will have access to the pre-show reception followed by reserved seating.
  • For more details of the season, go to

About the show

This event is part of alumni UBC‘s Summer Series.

alumNIGHTS at the Bard: As You Like It and Henry V

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