Sansei: The Storyteller

by Mark Kunji Ikeda

With Glowing Hearts

by Jennifer Wynne Webber

Welcome to TheatreOne

For 32 years, TheatreOne has presented a full slate of theatre offerings to residents and visitors to the region. Our upcoming season features Canadian content that will entertain, educate and enrich the mid-Island community. Our Mainstage presentations at VIU’s Malaspina Theatre offer challenging and dynamic performing arts events that celebrate Canada and our vibrant creative sector.


Emerging Voices

Just Kidding for Kids

Fringe Flicks

Coming up!

Sansei: The Storyteller

“Storytelling at its finest; sophisticated, meaningful, moving and humorous.”

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of Nanaimo

Celebrate local culinary talent and Canadian food and drink.

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Our Sponsors

That's great art -- nothing is self-evident. I am made to laugh about those who cry, and cry about those who laugh.

Bertolt Brecht, on Theatre