In 2017, Bard in the Valley is presenting Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. The play will be directed by Dylan Coulter.

Dylan had major roles with BIV’s productions of Julius Caesar and The Taming of the Shrew. This is his first directorial experience with BIV. Dylan has a background in stage combat and in Shakespeare, with an education in theatre and English from the University of the Fraser Valley and in film from the Vancouver Film School. Dylan graduated from the Langley Fine Arts High School.

Auditions will be held in the middle of March and rehearsals start at the beginning of April.

The 2017 season will open on June 29 on the lawn in front of the Historic Community Hall in Fort Langley. This performance will be followed by one on June 30 and another on July 1 during the Fort Langley Canada Day celebrations.

The next performances will be at the Township 7 Winery on the weekends of July 7/8/9 and 14/15. The set will then be moved to Douglas Park for the eight performances on the Spirit Square stage on the weekends of July 20-23 and July 27 to 30.

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