From October 20 to November 15 the Belfry Theatre will present the Firehall Arts Centre production of Chelsea Hotel – The Songs of Leonard Cohen. Conceived and directed by Tracey Power, with musical direction and arrangements by Steven Charles, Chelsea Hotel – The Songs of Leonard Cohen stars Rachel Aberle, Lauren Bowler, Steven Charles, Benjamin Elliott, Marlene Ginader, and Jonathan Gould.
Leonard Cohen’s powerful and inspirational music and lyrics are the heartbeat for Chelsea Hotel, an illusory world full of enchantment, desire, passion and love.
Check into New York’s infamous hotel—a place full of music and enchantment, desire and passion. Six performers play seventeen instruments in a rollicking tribute to this remarkable writer. Through Cohen’s transcendent songs and the honesty of his lyrics, you will be transfixed by this eclectic cabaret celebrating loves won and lost.
Following its run at the Belfry, the show will tour to Vernon, Banff, Fort McMurray, Edmonton, New Westminster, Vancouver, and Toronto.
Performance Schedule (October 20 – November 15, 2015)
Tuesdays – Thursdays at 7:30 pm
Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm
Wednesday Matinees at 1 pm (October 28, November 4 + 11)
Saturday Matinees at 4 pm
Sunday Matinees at 2 pm
Tickets for Chelsea Hotel – The Songs of Leonard Cohen range from $23 to $48 (plus GST). Tickets are available at 250-385-6815 or online at tickets.belfry.bc.ca.