Social Stitching: Sew, Make, Recycle

Returning Wednesdays this fall! Do you have "stuff" you keep because of the memories things hold for you? Come and spend some social time hand-stitching a special container for your memories. No special skills needed. We have lots of cloth and hand sewing supplies to...

Move, Groove, and Improve

Beginning on Monday September 12! Move, Groove, and Improve is a program focussed on active aging and well-being. Participants will engage in physical activities, such as chair yoga. Instruction is provided in Punjabi and English. Classes take place on Mondays and...

Interplay 2022

The exceptional Interplay show returns with an online performance on September 15th and 16th,  featuring works by Ghinwa Yassine, Luciana Freire D''Anunciacao, Brandon Schwinn, Ivetta Sunyoung Kang, Shereen Ramprashad, and Derek Brueckner. Tickets are by donation, and...

2-Spirit Sunday BBQ Fun

Our partners at the Greater Vancouver Native Society are hosting an amazing 2-Spirit Friends and Family BBQ Funday in Moberly Park this Sunday, August 28th from 11:30am - 4:30pm. Its free for everyone in the community, so come on down!

Fall Programs Open for Registration

Moberly's Fall 2022 programs are now open for registration. We have a great variety of classes and residencies to be a part of this season, including Polymer Dance, Girls Rock Camp Vancouver, Intro to Standup, Social Stitching, Food Skills for Families, Move, Groove...

Moberly Seeking a Community-Engaged Writer in Residence for 2022-2023

The Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre is seeking a professional writer or poet with a community-engaged practice to develop a creative writing project with seniors and Elders in South Vancouver. This call is open to both emerging and established writers with an...

Gardening Workshops Spring-Summer 2022

Attention all gardeners!   The sun is on it’s way back, and the garden is sprouting once again!   Please find below our schedule for upcoming workshop in the Moberly garden this spring and summer. There will be other gardening parties as well, so keep your eyes on our...

Introduction to Stand Up-Comedy

 Tap into your comic side and learn how to turn observations and life experiences into a comedy set to perform to family and friends. No experience necessary. This workshop guides you through the comedy process used by standup comedians. Learn joke formats,...

Creative Remix Summer Camp Registration

Creative Remix Summer Camp will open for registrations on April 9th at 10am. Be sure to keep your eye on the Vancouver registration website: https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver

Creative Remix Summer Camp Supervisor Needed for Moberly

Moberly is seeking out a camp supervisor for its annual Creative Remix Summer Camp. If you're a arts-focused individual with an interest in children's education and creative development, this would be an excellent job for you! Applications are due April 10, 2022. More...

FACILITIES/RENTALS

Artists or arts and cultural groups are welcome to rent our space for rehearsals, performances, workshops, community festivals, special events, concerts, conferences, etc. The space has a professionally sprung dance floor, fold out stadium seating, a modest lighting grid and experienced technicians. The building is wheelchair accessible (including accessible washrooms), with kitchen facilities and a meeting room (located in the basement).

MACC FACILITY FEATURES

  • 1664 sq. ft. rehearsal hall with sprung floor. Has additional 280 sq.ft. adjacent lounge area which can be sealed off with fold out panels. There are two, double doors off the main hall into the parking lot for easy loading.
  • Meeting Room/Studio located downstairs is 600 sq.ft., with large windows facing south, separate access door and sink.
  • All rooms can be equipped with long fold out tables on wheels, 3 tables are 10′ long and 30″ wide 8 tables are 8′ long and 30″ wide. There are 120 stackable chairs.
  • Newly re-constructed fully equipped kitchen.
  • Some equipment that may be made available for an extra fee include: TV and overhead projector, sound system and stage risers. Professional stage lighting (requires the hiring of a trained lighting technician).

MORE ABOUT RENTING MACC

  • Capacity: During the current phase of the Covid-19 recovery plan, the maximum number of people is currently 60 (including staff, children caterers and technicians).
  • Serving liquor: the rental group is responsible for obtaining a valid “Liquor License” for any liquor service or consumption as well as a “Serving it Right” certificate.
  • Serving food: food can not be cooked on the premises, only catered food and/or warming of food is permitted.

 RENTAL COSTS AND INQUIRIES

  • For rental inquiries and information on rates and partnership, contact Oliver McTavish-Wisden, at oliver.mctavish-wisden@vancouver.ca
  • To book a facility, use the park board facility reserve tool here.

Moberly Theatre Technical specifications and Equipment List

Theatre dimensions:                          Seating Area:Interior Area
Width: 32′                                                Width: 3′ x 4′
Length: 50′                                              Length 3″ x 8″

When extended, protrudes 11′ into theatre & leaves 4′ 6” on each side of the width of the theatre. There are 9 risers in total.

Lighting grid height:                               Loading Doors:  3
West Ceiling: 11′                                         Width: 5″ 10″
East Ceiling: 10′

Dancefloor:
Marley type Dance floor-for dance only

Lighting instruments:
6 ETC Source 4 ellipsoidal reflector spotlights, 575-750W
6 ETC PARNEL , 575-750W
Shutters and some gobos
5 floor stands
1 Leprecon LP 612 lighting console
3 Dimmers for a maximum of 12 lighting instruments

Sound:
Yorkville MM6 6 channel Powered Mixer, 200W
4 Yorkville Performance Series Speakers, 150 Watt each and mounted at 8′ height in each corner of the theater
1 Technics SL- PD9 5 Disc CD changer w. Digital optical output
11 Music stands
1 Boom mic stand
1 round base-straight mic stand
1 15′ XLR cable
1 5′ XLR cable
4 APEX 850 Dynamic microphones
16 Channel Mackie Sound Console CR1G04-VL2

Social Stitching: Sew, Make, Recycle

Social Stitching: Sew, Make, Recycle

Returning Wednesdays this fall! Do you have "stuff" you keep because of the memories things hold for you? Come and spend some social time hand-stitching a special container for your memories. No special skills needed. We have lots of cloth and hand sewing supplies to...

Move, Groove, and Improve

Move, Groove, and Improve

Beginning on Monday September 12! Move, Groove, and Improve is a program focussed on active aging and well-being. Participants will engage in physical activities, such as chair yoga. Instruction is provided in Punjabi and English. Classes take place on Mondays and...

Interplay 2022

Interplay 2022

The exceptional Interplay show returns with an online performance on September 15th and 16th,  featuring works by Ghinwa Yassine, Luciana Freire D''Anunciacao, Brandon Schwinn, Ivetta Sunyoung Kang, Shereen Ramprashad, and Derek Brueckner. Tickets are by donation, and...

2-Spirit Sunday BBQ Fun

2-Spirit Sunday BBQ Fun

Our partners at the Greater Vancouver Native Society are hosting an amazing 2-Spirit Friends and Family BBQ Funday in Moberly Park this Sunday, August 28th from 11:30am - 4:30pm. Its free for everyone in the community, so come on down!

Fall Programs Open for Registration

Fall Programs Open for Registration

Moberly's Fall 2022 programs are now open for registration. We have a great variety of classes and residencies to be a part of this season, including Polymer Dance, Girls Rock Camp Vancouver, Intro to Standup, Social Stitching, Food Skills for Families, Move, Groove...

Gardening Workshops Spring-Summer 2022

Gardening Workshops Spring-Summer 2022

Attention all gardeners!   The sun is on it’s way back, and the garden is sprouting once again!   Please find below our schedule for upcoming workshop in the Moberly garden this spring and summer. There will be other gardening parties as well, so keep your eyes on our...

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