Waterfront Theatre

A lovely 200+ seat theatre, with a raked seating area, ample performance space, concession area, and lobby art gallery, the Waterfront Theatre is ideal for family-accessible performances, and festivals. The Waterfront Theatre is located right next to the Granville Island Kid’s Market and can accommodate school/tour bus drop-offs right out front. It is owned by CMHC-Granville Island and stewarded by the Granville Island Theatre District and Carousel Theatre for Young People.

For non-pandemic capacity and other technical specifications, please refer to the documents in the sidebar.

Introductory information regarding workplace health and safety during the pandemic can be found in our COVID-19 Considerations for Renters. Our full Safety Plan and related policies are available in the ‘COVID-19’ section of our website. 

Due to COVID-19, front-of-house and back-of-house capacities at the venue have drastically changed. Please see the Venue Occupancy Table for full capacity figures. Final capacity figures will be determined by the Venue Manager, based on regulations and desired configuration.

For more information on the venue please contact Venue Management at waterfronttheatre[at]gitd.ca.


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Floor Plan Floor Plan
Lighting Plot Lighting Plot
Technical Information Technical Information
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Where We Are

1412 Cartwright St Vancouver, BC V6H 3Y5

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