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Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

6265 Crescent Rd | University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1, Canada
+1 604-822-2697
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High school Graduation

The Chan Centre at UBC is a beautiful venue to have a graduation ceremony. The venue is spacious... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
D. W
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Vancouver, Canada
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One of the acoustic wonders of the world

The sound experience in this place is amazing. Built in an oval shape the ceiling can be "tuned... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Neville W
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6265 Crescent Rd | University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Chan Centre at UBC is a beautiful venue to have a graduation ceremony. The venue is spacious, modern and with comfortable seating. Every seat has a great view of the stage! The Rose Garden just off of the theatre is a great place to...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The sound experience in this place is amazing. Built in an oval shape the ceiling can be "tuned" much like the strings of an instrument via computer programming during a performance. The magic unfolds above you while you remain transfixed on the incredible show on...More

Thank Neville W
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I was privileged to attend the first concert in this theatre. Over the years, regardless of the performance, I have been thrilled by the acoustic level, the comfort and the variety of the performers/performances. Perhaps the audience is too relaxed and could honour our guests...More

Thank 15ann250
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We attend several concerts per year. The seats are comfortable. The sound and acoustics are fabulous. The only thing is that parking at UBC is a money grab all the time 24 hours a day and the enforcement is a killer.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 26 September 2016

we saw TROMBONE SHORTY in concert. what a great sound. we sat in center partere and had a great sight line but for some people standing during the awesome concert and music and musicians.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I have been to many many musical concerts at the Chan Centre. I am always amazed at what a spectacular facility this structure the Chan family has gifted to the citizens of Vancouver. The 1200 seat concert hall has no bad seats and the fantastic...More

Thank Anonomoose13
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Except for the parking costs this is a great venue for music. We try and book a concert several times a year. The seating is good. The sound and acoustics are quite great. We love the venue.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The theatre has not a poor seat in the house. I have enjoyed concerts from every vantage point - even on the stage. The challenge is getting there from many points in Vancouver. The best is to drive and pay for parking in the garage....More

Thank David C
Reviewed 26 April 2016

In December 2015 we attended Festive Cantatas – Praetorius Christmas Vespers by Early Music Vancouver at the Chan Centre. As always, the sound in that space was wonderful. It's also visually stunning. We had excellent sight lines from our balcony seats. There is a pay...More

Thank V-diz
Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you have an opportunity to attend a concert at the Chan Centre at UBC don't miss it! I love everything about this venue - great acoustics, original architecture, cozy and comfortable seats. I recommend getting there early and also visiting the Rose Garden next...More

Thank HL13
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University Land Endowments
An area as rich in history as it is in natural beauty,
the expansive parkland of the University Land
Endowments is protected by the city in cooperation
with the University of British Columbia. A large green
space studded by rose gardens, Japanese rock gardens,
botanic gardens, canopy walks, regional parkland, and
hiking trails, the University Land Endowments are a
breath of fresh air. Combining a commitment to
...More
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