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Welcome to the NEW official web-site for the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame. The web-site has been designed by the exciting BC company Kulture Shock Media and provides fascinating information about the talented people who make up the vibrant entertainment community in BC.

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Jul-26-2014 • NEWS 1130John Streit July 24, 2014   VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – You gaze at its majestic grandeur today on Granville Street and marvel that this was almost torn down in the ’70s and turned into a multiplex. Luckily, the 1927 Orpheum Theatre – orginally built as a moviehouse – is still with us and continues to attract top acts from around the world. Doug Cameron is a volunteer with the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame and conducts tours of the building on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through till the end of summer. The 90-minute experience takes you right up to...
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Jul-15-2014 • CBC/Huffington Post article   Here are five facts you probably didn't know about the Orpheum: 1. It took less than a year to build (in 1927) "It was a silent movie picture palace and a vaudeville house," says Rob Haynes, president of the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fame Society, the group organizing tours of the theatre. 2. The entire ceiling is hung by wires  "The entire ceiling, throughout the theatre, including the dome, is all hung by wires," says Haynes. "Thousands and thousands of wires. That's why we don't have any pillars inside of the concert hall." 3. It is...
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Jun-20-2014 • The Historic Orpheum  -  Summer Theatre Tours!  The BC Entertainment Hall of Fame celebrates the summer season by conducting guided tours of the Historic Orpheum.   Tours of the “Grand Old Lady of Granville Street” take place every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 11am from July 5 to August 30th. The 90 minute walking tours are open to the public with no advance booking required. Those interested should arrive at the Orpheum’s Granville Street entrance at least 10 minutes prior to the 11 am start time. Orpheum Tours are limited to a maximum of 30...
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Nov-19-2013 •   Turn back the time to the 1960’s when Vancouver had a vibrant supper club and night club scene. “The Cave” and Isy’s Supper Club hosted numerous big name acts from Las Vegas such as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Chubby Checker, Della Reese, Bobby Darin, Kenny Rogers, Little Richard and the list goes on and on. The site for the induction was carefully chosen for a special reason as the prestigious Shangri-La hotel Vancouver sits on the original property where Isy’s Supper Club once shone like a beacon of night club entertainment. Judy Ginn Walchuk and...
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"The glitter and gleam of the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame STARWALK on Granville Street is a genuine attraction for both tourists and citizens alike! Celebrating BC's fabulous talent is great for the City!"
Rick Antonson - President/CEO, Tourism Vancouver
"Explore the legends of local show biz glamour on the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame STARWALK on Granville Street. A guided tour of the historic Orpheum is a fascinating treat for all ages!"
Bill Millerd - Artistic and Managing Director, Arts Club Theatre
The Orpheum Theatre and the Granville Street STARWALK bronze plaques are a vital and colourful part of Vancouver's great entertainment history.
Phillip W. Owen, C.M. - Mayor of Vancouver, 1993-2002