The Rickshaw Theatre Vancouver BC (Live Music Venue)

The Rickshaw Theatre 

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The Rickshaw Theatre - Description

So you wanted a new music venue...
A place where local bands could play and international acts could tour...
A place off the beaten path and not part of the Granville strip...
A place with amazing acoustics and a top notch sound systems to showcase emerging talent.
A place with ambience, history, culture, 500 seats, 1000 capacity, and working bathrooms!
We were listening... and we proudly introduce to you...

The Rickshaw Theatre!

Centrally located in the heart of Van...[more]

Upcoming Events

Slint Flyer

Timbre Concerts presents Slint Slint began in 1986. Before that, drummer Britt Walford, guitarist David Pajo, guitarist/vocalist Brian McMahan, and original bassist Ethan Buckler had played together in various bands within the tight-knit Louisville Punk scene. Brian and Britt formed their first band Languid and Flaccid – in middle school, w...[more]

Nootka Sound Festival Flyer

Nootka Sound Festival A Garage, Rock, Punk, And Psychedelic Music Festival Nootka Sound Festival is a Vancouver based music festival with an aim of showcasing some of Vancouver’s greatest local talents. It is privately funded and organized by individuals passionate about Vancouver’s arts scene. This is officially our second year, with a change ...[more]

Corrosion Of Conformity Flyer

Nothing Is Heavy Presents Corrosion Of Conformity with Bl'ast Brant Bjork Lord Dying Local Guests: Wiser Fool Founded by three teenagers in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1982, Corrosion of Co...[more]

Steve-O Flyer

A Night of Stand-Up Comedy with Jackass Star Steve-O Steve-O (a.k.a. Stephen Glover) has become a household name and it all started when he snatched a video camera from his fathers closet when he was fifteen years old. From there he started producing homemade skateboarding videos featuring dangerous stunts mixed with comical behavior. He w...[more]

Radfest X Flyer

Radfest X Featuring DJ Caveman Lawyer! DJ Mick’s Tape! DJ Sillysellyn! Dear party peole, Better take the day off work and rent a time machine, because what you’re about to read’s gonna blow your hair so far back you’ll have to go to the Big Bang to get it! Radfest is back, you’re invited, And It’s Spelled With An ‘X’ This Time! Why th...[more]

Midge Ure Flyer

Midge Ure (Ultravox, Thin Lizzy, Band Aid) with Solo Set Sur Une Plage Midge Ure An artist who has received Ivor Novello, Grammy, Bascao awards along with a flotilla of gold and platinum records, really needs very little introduction. Musical success is seldom measured in time spans of more than a few years, if not Andy Warhol's of...[more]

Anvil with Titans Eve Flyer

Anvil with Titans Eve 88 Mile Trip, Iron Kingdom Their 2009 documentary The Story Of Anvil has made them famous the world over, following seemingly endless years of energy-sapping tours de force marked by dismal organizational conditions. Their albums are considered landmarks among a musical genre which is otherwise successively losing its id...[more]

Desert Dwellers Live Flyer

Desert Dwellers Live with Jay Michael & Raghunath Khe Desert Dwellers just keep getting better and better! Since last November when they the Rickshaw Theatre they have continued to tour the world extensively and continue to release some of the most compelling and inspiring Global Bass beats in the Solar System. We are thrilled to welcome them b...[more]

West Of Hell Flyer

West Of Hell with Revenger, Expain, Hell Chamber West of Hell is a heavy metal band that was formed in West Auckland, New Zealand. Their objective was to create a sound that would preserve their legendary influences, whilst having modern elements. This perfect blend would evolve the music boldly into the future of Metal. Founded in 2002 by Ivan...[more]

Juno Reactor - Final Frontier Flyer

Goa Trance Mission Presents Juno Reactor - Final Frontier with DJ Pandemonium Ivardensphere (Live) Goa Pete Solitare Rahel Bellydance Smoke Noir Juno Reactor Juno Reactor are known for their cinematic fusion of electronic, global influences, and a dynamic orchestral approach, collaborating with composer Don Davis and composing for...[more]

Russian Circles with The Atlas Moth Flyer

Russian Circles with The Atlas Moth Russian Circles is a three piece instrumental rock/metal band from Chicago. Similar to fellow Chicago residents Pelican, Russian Circles play instrumental, sprawling ...[more]

The Orwells Flyer

Timbre Concerts presents The Orwells with Skaters The Orwells are an American rock band from Elmhurst, Illinois, a western suburb of Chicago. The members include Mario Cuomo (vocals), Dominic Corso (guitar), Matt O'Keefe (guitar), Grant Brinner (bass), and Henry Brinner (drums). They are currently on tour to support their latest release “Dis...[more]

Twiztid Flyer

Twiztid Theatrical, outrageous, and wildly inventive, twiztid’s infectious blend of hip-hop has been stalking the hip-hop scene for years. Now after lurking in the shadows,twiztid are ready to strike again with the release of their new record, “a new nightmare.” Unapologetic, and lyrically ferocious, twiztid are out to prove to hip-hop fans e...[more]

Crowbar Flyer

Crowbar Revocation, Havok, Armed For Apocalypse "1989. That's 24 long years ago. Countless memories. Some still vivid, most just a blur. The one constant thing has been my focus and desire. The same vision I had in '89 is still burning strong in my head. Possibly stronger than ever. When you put this much blood, sweat and tears into somethi...[more]

The Sonics Flyer

The Sonics with The Evaporators, The Flintettes Beginning in 1963, The Sonics created an uncompromising, overdriven brand of rock 'n' roll whose musical and emotional intensity had no precedent at the time, and has yet to be bested in the years since. Driven by Gerry Roslie's fearsome, bloodcurdling howl, Larry Parypa's pummeling, distortio...[more]

Stuff You Should Know Podcast Live Flyer

Stuff You Should Know Podcast Live Stuff You Should Know is a free podcast released every Tuesday and Thursday. It's hosted by Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant, both writers at The show uses pop culture references and comedy to educate listeners on a wide variety of topics. The podcast is available for free on the iTunes Store an...[more]

Duncan Trussell Family Hour Live Flyer

Duncan Trussell Family Hour Live The Duncan Trussell Family Hour is a weekly audio podcast by comedian and writer Duncan Trussell. Designed as a 21st century salon, each episode features Duncan and a special guest exploring a diverse range of topics, including art, society, politics, religion, and more. Duncan Trussell[more]

Voices From The Dark Tour 2014 Flyer

The Invisible Orange and Nothing is Heavy cast darkness into Vancouver Presenting Voices From The Dark Tour 2014 with Belphegor (Austria) Rotting Christ (Greece) Beheaded (Malta) Svart Crown (France) Auroch (Canada) Belphegor (Austria) Belphegor have risen to icon status when it comes to "Death / Black Metal Art"!! Hail Magick! Hail ...[more]

Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats Flyer

Uncle Acid and The Deadbeats “Acid Across America” Tour with Danava From humble beginnings in the witchy flat lands of Cambridgeshire, England, Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats have devolved into an international band of street creeps, burnouts and draft dodgers. Since unleashing the monumental, internationally feared and revered set of blood-cur...[more]

Eluveitie, TYR, Metsatoll Flyer

Eluveitie, TYR, Metsatoll Tyr Metsatoll Eluveitie While Eluveitie always belonged to the fastly growing European folk metal scene, they always brought some fresh wind into it: Eluveities sound is authentic, traditional Celtic folk music combined in a unique way with modern...[more]

Prong Flyer

Prong with The Golers Formed in 1986, this American metal band has influenced others all across the metal spectrum. After realeasing 5 albums they broke up in 1997, but returned in 2003 with Scorpio Rising. Their new album, Ruining Lives, released this past April, is a powerful groove metal almagamation. They've experienced success with suc...[more]

The Growlers Flyer

Timbre Concerts and Crowsnest Present The Growlers & The Garden The Garden are an electronic neo-punk two piece from Orange County, California. Twin musicians Wyatt and Fletcher Shears are the epicenter of an ever expanding and addictive parallel universe of sound, art and style known as the Vadaverse. The band’s 2014 touring schedule covers...[more]

The Horrors Luminous Tour Flyer

Live Nation presents The Horrors Luminous Tour with Guests Moon Duo The Horrors are Faris Badwan (vocals), Joshua Third (guitarist), Tom Furse (keyboards, synthesisers), Rhys Webb (bass) and Joe Spurgeon (drums, percussion). Their new, fourth album, Luminous, is out now. Recorded over 15 months in the band's east London studio-laboratory-bun...[more]

The Carnival of Death Tour 2014 Flyer

The Carnival of Death Tour 2014 Suffocation and Kataklysm with Jungle Rot Pyrexia Internal Bleeding-Official Suffocation Few bands can be credited with creating a legacy, however, legendary New York based extreme metal outfit Suffocation have done just that. For 20 years now Suffocation have been creating music that has become the ve...[more]

Shovels & Rope Flyer

Shovels & Rope...[more]

Sanctuary Flyer

Sanctuary Sanctuary, formed in Seattle in 1985, was a pet discovery of Megadeth guitarist Dave Mustaine. He helped get the band signed to CBS/Epic Records, produced their first album, and took them on the road with Megadeth. The band consisted of vocalist Warrel Dane, guitarists Lenny Rutledge and Sean Blosl, bassist Jim Sheppard, and drummer ...[more]

Death (Death To All Tour) Flyer

Death (Death To All Tour) Obituary, Massacre, Rivers of Nihil, Untimely Device, Tyrants Blood Death Unquestionably one of the most important and influential metal acts to have ever emerged from the North American continent, Florida's Death came together in late 1983 when guitarist/vocalist Chuck Schuldiner and guitarist Rick Rozz (real name:...[more]


MUDHONEY Live November 22 Tickets Available FRIDAY August 8 @ Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife, Neptoon & Northern Tickets...[more]

Cinema Saloon Flyer

Cinema Saloonwith Deep RedDjangoLive Music ByBig Buck...[more]

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Address: 254 E Hastings
Vancouver BC Canada (Downtown)

Phone: 604-681-8915
Website: The Rickshaw Theatre
Capacity: 1000
Age: 19+
Venue Type: Live Music Venue