BARD AROUND TOWN
Join Bard’s Operations Coordinator, Max Forsyth, as he searches across Vancouver to find The Bard around town.
EPISODE 1 – STANLEY PARK
Max is looking for the Bard of Stanley Park. Join him for an adventure in the forest! Learn about the history of Stanley Park and Pauline Johnson and discover the Park’s Shakespearean trees.
EPISODE 2 – TUDOR REVIVAL
Join Max as he explores Tudor architecture throughout the city, including the Joy Kogawa House where he discovers more history than he thought!
EPISODE 3 – ALE
In this episode, Max visits Whistler Brewing Company to learn about how beer is made and explores the relationship between ale and Shakespeare. So sit back, relax and enjoy a cold one with us!
EPISODE 4 – ELIZABETHAN RECIPES
Max is having car trouble so he won’t be going around town in this episode. Instead, join him in the kitchen with Bard staff members Alva and Jocelyn as they experiment with some Elizabethan recipes! To view the recipes, click here.
EPISODE 5 – THEATRE HISTORY PT. 1
It’s the season finale of Bard Around Town! In this two-part episode, join Max as he explores Vancouver’s theatre history and how the Bard went from the opera house to the beach! To join Max on this historical walking tour, click here.
EPISODE 6 – THEATRE HISTORY PT. 2
Before Max can learn more about Shakespeare, he has some errands to run. Join him as he cleans the office, sneaks into the Museum of Vancouver, and meets with a very familiar face. Don’t miss watching the season finale of Bard Around Town!
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