The Queen Elizabeth Theatre

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The Queen Elizabeth Theatre Officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II in 1959, the Queen Elizabeth Theatre is one of the largest ‘soft seat’ houses in Canada, accommodating 2,781 patrons. Modern and spacious, it has played host to some of the biggest shows and stars in the entertainment industry. Vancouver Opera and Ballet British Columbia are the resident companies of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. It is home of Ballet British Columbia and the Vancouver Opera. A fully licensed lounge and expansive and elegant lobby make it a great place for gathering and enjoying the arts.