The 772 seat McPherson Playhouse opened as part of the Pantages chain of theatres. It is one of the finest examples of theatres from that period still standing in Canada. It has continuously served the needs of the community since opening in 1914. A variety of professional, community and amateur events are presented at "The Mac" year-round.
The McPherson Playhouse operates as a licensee/rental venue, under the administration of the Royal and McPherson Theatres Society.
Seating Capacity: 772, including 12 wheelchair positions. 41 seats are removed for full orchestra pit.
Listing last confirmed: Oct. 31, 2016
NOTE: As of March 17, 2020 a Public Health Emergency has been declared in B.C.
All bars, clubs, lounges & similar venues have been ordered to close.
All restaurants and bars must discontinue dine-in service. All personal service businesses (salons, spas, massage, tattoos, etc) must close.