March 9, 2018 – Elizabeth has been nominated for Best Young Actress – Live Theatre for her role in Mary Poppins in 2017. The Young Entertainers Awards honor and celebrate youth in entertainment. The 2018 Young Entertainers Awards are being held at the Globe Theatre, Universal Studios Hollywood, California April 15, 2018
February 7, 2018 – Elizabeth is once again honoured to be invited as the guest vocalist to perform at the Immigration & Citizenship Canada ceremony, hosted by the Arts Club on the Goldcorp Stage at BMO Theatre Centre, in Vancouver, February 15th.
February 1, 2018 – Elizabeth will be singing for the Vancouver Canucks vs Chicago Blackhawks and supporting the annual Canucks For Kids Fund Telethon night. Puck drops at 7pm Canucks for Kids Fund Telethon
January 12, 2018 – Elizabeth will be singing the National Anthem at the Opening Ceremony of the Skate Canada National Competition being hosted this year in Vancouver, BC at UBC Thunderbird Arena
January 10, 2018 – After two successful runs of A Little Night Music in 2017, this outstanding production received 6 APPLAUSE! Musicals Society Ovation Awards nominations, including Elizabeth’s nomination for ‘Outstanding Youth Performance’ as Fredrika Armfeldt. This annual event celebrates and acknowledges outstanding musical theatre productions both professional and amateur in the lower mainland of Vancouver. Elizabeth remains humbled to be considered amongst her fellow youth performers and wishes everyone nominated in all categories all the best! 2018 Ovation Awards
December 17, 2017 – Vagabond Players production of Sleeping Beauty comes to a close
October 31, 2017 – Elizabeth was nominated for a Joey Award for her role of Jane Banks in Mary Poppins with the Arts Club Vancouver. This red carpet gala event is being held November 18th and she is humbled to be nominated along side so many other young talented performers. Joey Awards 2017
October 17, 2017 – Elizabeth is playing the comedic role of Concord, the Prince’s dutiful sidekick, in her next theatre engagement, Sleeping Beauty the Panto – Vagabond Players at the Bernie Legge Theatre, Queen’s Park, New Westminster BC. The non-traditional pantomime will be running Nov 23 – Dec 17, 2017 Sleeping Beauty the Panto
October 13, 2017 – OPENING NIGHT tonight at the Gateway Theatre for the 2nd run of A Little Night Music with Patrick Street Productions. Elizabeth is back on stage in her supporting role of Frederika Armfeldt
September 23, 2017 – Elizabeth wil be performing at the annual 2017 Surrey Youth Festival, at the Guildford Recreation Centre, on 2 stages throughout the afternoon. More information can be found here Surrey Youth Festival
September13, 2017 – Elizabeth Irving was once again invited to sing both the Canadian and American national anthems at the Whitecaps Legends vs. Stars charity match supporting BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. She remains humbled to have these opportunities to give back and support such worthwhile charities #anythingispossible
July 27, 2017 – Elizabeth will be performing, along side a lineup of young performers, at this years Kidchella, at the Langley Event Centre, in Langley BC, Sunday August 27th, to raise funds for the Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. The proceeds raised at this family friendly event will support the new Canucks Place Children’s Hospice in Abbotsford and will double their current capacity to better meet the increasing demand for services. Elizabeth looks forward to seeing you at Kidchella 2017!
May 21, 2017 – A Little Night Music wraps tonight at Anvil Theatre with outstanding reviews. The show will be on mainstage again October 12-21, 2017 at Gateway Theatre in Richmond BC. Secure your seats: A Little Night Music – Gateway Theatre
May 20, 2017 – Elizabeth will be singing both Canadian and American anthems at BC Place Saturday May 27th at 4pm sharp for the Whitecaps vs. D.C. United game. 🎶🇨🇦 🇺🇸🎶
May 15, 2017 – A Little Night Music opened just a few nights ago at Anvil Theatre and is getting amazing reviews…
May 6, 2017 – Spread the news… A Little Music opening at Anvil Centre A Little Night Music Opening at Anvil Centre
April 29, 2017 – UBC’s Thunderbird Stadium is hosting the WFC2 vs Sacramento game – Elizabeth will be singing the national anthems at 3pm sharp!
April 1, 2017 – Elizabeth is invited to perform in this Variety Show to help raise funds to support two Syrian refugees families. Great family entertainment and an opportunity to give back and support such a worthy cause. 🎶🇨🇦🎶
Variety Show – Syrian Refugee Fundraiser Tickets
March 27, 2017 – Elizabeth was interviewed during spring break about what it’s been like to sing for the Canucks, with her school Chamber choir and church, and her performances on stage.
Elizabeth Irving awes Canucks crowds
March 12, 2017 – Elizabeth was selected to perform, from audition submission, at BMO Theatre in Vancouver BC with DSCVRD Talent Nation Showcase. Check out her latest cover, The Climb by Miley Cyrus and her video posted under videos.
February 19, 2017 – Both the Canadian and American National Anthems will be sang by Elizabeth Irving at the Vancouver Canucks vs. Philadelphia Flyers Game
February 17, 2017 – Elizabeth is once again honoured to be invited to sing at a Citizenship Ceremony hosted by the Arts Club at the Granville Island Theatre
January 2017 – Tickets are available for A Little Night Music – 10 shows only – dark on May 15/16) at the beautiful new Anvil Centre Theatre in New Westminster BC
A Little Night Music Tickets
Patrick Street Productions brings to life this sophisticated and luscious musical by Stephen Sondheim & Hugh Wheeler. Inspired by Ingmar Bergman’s film Smiles of a Summer Night, the story is a series of trysts, twists, and revelations that climaxes (so to speak) during a weekend gathering at a country estate. The original production received 6 Tony Awards (including Best Musical) and is one of Sondheim’s most beloved scores. Starring Elizabeth Irving in a supporting role as Fredrika Armfeldt.
January 8, 2017 – Elizabeth closed out Mary Poppins with an amazing cast and crew and said goodnight as the house fell back, the stars shone brightly and Mary Poppins took her last flight towards the rooftop. It was a “Practically Perfect” (cue music!) opportunity! The cast had ‘supercalifragilisticexpialidocious’ reviews…
“We are also proud to see two young Arts Club artists grow-up through our productions: Glen Gordon was last seen in A Christmas
Story: The Musical and Elizabeth Irving has been an Arts Club Musical Theatre Intensive student. Each has substantial experience in Arts Club productions and training; we can’t wait to see them play Michael and Jane Banks!” – Vancouver Plays
“The talent here is top notch, ranging from the fantastic up and coming child actors in the Banks children roles (Elizabeth Irving as Jane and Glen Gordon as Michael).” – Lords of Dogwood
“As for her young charges, Glen Gordon’s Michael Banks and Elizabeth Irving’s Jane Banks are completely endearing in their childhood folly and growth.” – Showbill
“And, playing Jane, Elizabeth Irving hits all the right notes, both literally and figuratively.” – Colin Thomas
“Elizabeth Irving and Glen Gordon were fantastic as Jane and Michael Banks, the misbehaved but kind-hearted children who are finding it difficult to forge a relationship with their seemingly emotionless father.” – Vancouver Weekly
“Young Glen Gordon as Michael Banks and Elizabeth Irving as Jane Banks show much talent …” – Review Vancouver
“The Banks’ children are played like pros by sweetly earnest Elizabeth Irving and serious little Glen Gordon.” – Vancouver Courier
December 2016 – Elizabeth Irving has exciting 2017 theatre news! Patrick Street Productions has cast Elizabeth Irving to star as ‘Fredrika’ in ‘A Little Night Music’ at the Anvil Centre theatre – May 11-21, 2017
A Little Night Music May 11-21, 2017
December 2016 – Elizabeth Irving, starring as ‘Jane Banks’ has made the news!
New West Record Entertainment News
November 2016 – Elizabeth Irving is currently cast for the supporting lead role ‘Jane Banks’ in the Broadway Musical, Mary Poppins. Mary Poppins, a musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers and Walt Disney, will be on stage at Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage December 3, 2016 – January 1, 2017.
Original music and lyrics by the Sherman brothers, new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles & Anthony Drewe.
Watch Mary Poppins fly over the rooftops of London, and feel like a kid again! Remember, anything can happen if you let it. This family musical featuring the unforgettable songs from the popular Disney film—“A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Chim Chim Cher-ee,” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious”—is practically perfect in every way.
Mary Poppins – Stanley Theatre – Buy Tickets!
November 11, 2016 – Once again Elizabeth will be gracing the audience with her beautiful voice at this years Remembrance Day ceremony honouring past and current veterans.
November 5, 2016 – The UBC Chan Centre for the Performing Arts will be hosting the STMC Chamber Choir at their music festival. Elizabeth is honoured to be a part of the STMC Chamber Choir.
October 2016 – Elizabeth is headed to LA to take part in this years Ultimate Voice Summit with Dawn Elder of Dawn Elder World Entertainment.
September 2016 – Elizabeth has been invited back to sing at another Canadian Citizenship ceremony. Elizabeth looks forward to welcoming new Canadians to a country we are all very proud to be citizens of. The event will take place at the historic Vancouver VIA Rail station, September 9, 2016.
July 2016 – Elizabeth has been invited to perform during another ICC Ceremony welcoming new Canadians at the Vancouver Art Gallery July 27, 2016. Update: Elizabeth and her family were invited to a round table discussion prior to the event and were heart warmed hearing their stories and the joy in becoming a Canadian. The event was filmed by CBC as part of a documentary and will air in 2017. Elizabeth was humbled to invited to take part in such an event.
July 2016 – Lindbjerg Academy of Performing Arts is holding summer camp with Legally Blonde on the stage. Elizabeth will be partaking in this camp and is excited to learn, perform and share her craft.
July 1, 2016 – Canada Day events across the city will include Elizabeth performing for 30 new Canadians receiving citizenship. One of the songs Elizabeth will sing is ‘Believe’ from the 2010 Olympics. Elizabeth is blessed to live in a country “true north strong and free.”
June 28, 2016 – Elizabeth will perform both the Canadian and American national anthems at the Vancouver Whitecaps game at BC Place.
June 18, 2016 – Canadian and American National Anthems will be performed by Elizabeth at todays Vancouver Whitecaps game at BC place against New England – kick off time 4pm!
June 11, 2016 – Kiwanis Fraser Valley Music Festival. Update: Elizabeth was awarded the Broadway Medallion for performing “My Favourite Things” from The Sound of Music.
May 27, 2016 – Elizabeth will be tap dancing in a duo at the Dance Power competition to “Wreck it Ralph”.
May 2016 – Lindbjerg Academy for Performing Arts has the Disney show Mulan on stage starting May 5th. Elizabeth will be playing the part of ‘Yao’. Elizabeth is loving playing the part of this feisty character.
May 1, 2016 – Mattel Entertainment’s Barbie Spy Squad movie release. Elizabeth was the voiceover for ‘Mila’
March 2016 – Elizabeth will be heading to Orlando, Florida to take part in this years Disney World Performing Arts Workshop.
November 2015 – Elizabeth has been cast for the role of ‘Virginia’ in A Christmas Story the Musical, on stage at Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage for the holiday season. Tickets can be purchased through the Arts Club Theatre Company.
October 2015 – Elizabeth was asked to sing at the unveiling of the “Wait for me Daddy” monument, celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Claude Dettloff’s famous photograpth. Warren “Whitey” Bernard is the little boy in the famous picture, he signed a picture for Elizabeth and gave her the toonie that is minted with the statue image for the event. Elizabeth was honoured to be a part of this event
July 22, 2015 – Come out to the ball game! Elizabeth has been invited back to perform the 2 national anthems at the Vancouver Canadians game starting at 330pm
November 2014 – Elizabeth was invited to be interviewed & perform on Brother Jake’s Team 1040 radio show
July 2014 – Elizabeth will be performing both Canadian and American national anthems for the Vancouver Canadians baseball team.
June 30, 2014 – Tri-Cities Got Talent awarded Elizabeth 1st place for a performance in 2013