New Waterford Boy – A Ceilidh

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

A New Play by Richie Wilcox Featuring Richie Wilcox, Aaron Collier, Lynn MacIntyre, Sarah Richardson and Brian Talbot This is a tribute to the Cape Breton man I never was and never will be. This is a tribute to Cape Bretoners who have the songs of miners and fisherman embedded into their hearts and souls … Continued

$15

The View From Her(e)

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

A New Dance Piece by Liliona Quarmyne Choreographed by Liliona Quarmyne Featuring Liliona Quarmyne, Jacinte Armstrong & Sarah Rozee Is it possible to maintain the abstraction of contemporary art and still share a clear message? Or does one have to be compromised for the other? Choreographer Liliona Quarmyne is deeply curious about pushing the boundaries … Continued

$10 – $20

Untitled (Applying Joint Compound)

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Video installation / performance by Michael Di Risio Untitled (Applying Joint Compound) (2016) is a video-installation and performance that attempts to make visible the labour involved in maintaining public spaces. Though often unseen and undervalued, maintenance work is a fundamental component of the production of social space, in turn supporting other forms of collective work … Continued

Free

Spring Break From Capitalism

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

A Reception for the Common Good Join us after the International Worker's Day Rally & March for a mini Spring Break From Capitalism at our all-inclusive resort at the Bus Stop Theatre. Free from pesky bosses micromanaging your workflow and making inappropriate remarks, a micro-vacation with us will offer you time for a little much … Continued

Free

Canadian Labour International Film Festival

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Mayworks Halifax in partnership with CLiFF and the Bus Stop Theatre Coop presents a series of 9 short films about work and those who do it. A Living Wage 2017 Mayworks Halifax Program Launch! This event will also serve as an announcement platform for the 2017 Mayworks Halifax Festival lineup! Join us to hear first … Continued

Fortune and Men’s Eyes: a staged reading presented by Queer Acts

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Presented Queer Acts How do we confront important but dated pieces from the queer theatre cannon? Queer Acts will host a staged reading of the classic play Fortune and Men's Eyes, debating its importance in the history of queer theatre, and asking the question: is this script still relevant? Written in 1967, Fortune and Men’s Eyes … Continued

$5

Shout Out From the Inside: Life Story Monologues

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Presented by the In My Own Voice Arts Association (iMOVe) A theatrical presentation of life story monologues created in collaboration with In My Own Voice (iMOVe) Arts Association, actor Jacob Sampson and former Halifax poet laureate El Jones. Through collaborative mentorship, inmates and former inmates will perform music, spoken word, personal monologues and theatre to … Continued

$20

Shout Out From the Inside: Life Story Monologues

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Presented by the In My Own Voice Arts Association (iMOVe) A theatrical presentation of life story monologues created in collaboration with In My Own Voice (iMOVe) Arts Association, actor Jacob Sampson and former Halifax poet laureate El Jones. Through collaborative mentorship, inmates and former inmates will perform music, spoken word, personal monologues and theatre to … Continued

$20

Making Out With Marx: A Philosophile’s Orgy

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

Presented by DaPoPo Theatre If Karl were here today, he'd be celebrating May Day in true birthday fashion… that's right, in his birthday suit! To share in the soft, as well as the harder feelings we have for him, we invite you, Beloved Guest, to the boudoir as we approach this special day. We've lit … Continued

$15

Performing Arts Workers

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax

A series of portraits by Zach Faye The first presentation of an ongoing photo series. The project documents the local arts community, celebrates the individual artists, and acknowledges the continuing contributions of invaluable arts workers. Visiting Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11am to 4pm, or during evenings before and after showtime. Presented in the lobby gallery … Continued

Free