Amicus Performing Arts Club Inc.

530 Columbia St, New Westminster, BC
Max Capacity: 500 people
The Columbia Theatre was originally built in 1927 as a vaudeville theatre and remains as the longest-running theatre in Metro Vancouver. It has gone through many changes and is now a contemporary cabaret-style theatre with two distinct venues. The main venue is now called the Qayqayt Stage to honour the aboriginal people that have occupied this area for thousands of years. It has a capacity of 330 guests. The upstairs is the Clubhouse which is the home to Lafflines Comedy Club, the longest running independent comedy club in BC and has a capacity of 200 guests. The two venues have amazing acoustic qualities and visual ambiance. Both venues are licensed and serve food. The theatre is centrally located in Metro Vancouver, within a block from the Columbia Skytrain station and over 400 stall parkade at the back. This theatre can accommodate a variety of functions such as concerts, dances, community or corporate events, charity fundraisers, meetings, private screenings or film festivals, weddings, banquets. For more information or to view the theatre, call or email us.
Recommendations
The live music - An Eventective User from Surrey

The Columbia, has the best rock showcase anywhere, on wedsday night and the blues showcase on sunday is excellent! First rate all the way!

Gorgeous Venue, Great Service - An Eventective User

The team at the Columbia is extremely accommodating, services & venue rental are well priced, and the location is ideal with parking and skytrain being so close by. Brad especially is a joy to deal with!

Perfect Fundraiser Venue - An Eventective User from Coquitlam

The Columbia offers cabaret/banquet style facilities where everyone is facing the stage. The venues are large enough for 200 to 300 people, yet intimate enough to engage your audience. This great functionality is housed in B.C.'s first atmospheric theatre which has been updated with luxurious red and gold carpet, gold accented moldings and great HVAC system for creature comforts.

Location
Venue Types
Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Special Features: Two venues plus lots of green rooms and studio, Grand Piano, Sound System, DMX Lighting system, moorish design theatre,
  • Year Renovated: 2011
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