Cowichan's Musical Community Centre

Duncan Showroom
131 Station Street
-ground floor-



located in the heart of downtown Duncan

'it's all about the music'    
    Our heart lies in the attentive audience experience and we are revered for creating and maintaining one of the finest intimate showcase venues in the local / provincial / national and international Canadian music scene for over 15 years. We do believe we have had and will continue to have a positive effect on live entertainment production standards for Canadian venues and we do trust that our endeavours are appreciated by our audiences and performers alike. 

 

link to our live streaming
https://www.youtube.com/c/DuncanShowroom/live
 
should you wish to donate the ticket price to the concerts you watch
or are just willing to donate to help keep us keep afloat in this audacious vision
there is a paypal donate button for yours and our convenience just further down this page
thank you for your generosity  
 
 
 
 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
 
You enter these premises with the understanding that 

 this is a non-alcohol venue ,
that means no alcohol allowed on premises, please...
inebriated patrons will be asked to leave
 
 we reserve the right to refuse entry
 

 

 

 

TO ATTENTIVE AUDIENCES
...ONWARD HO
YAHOOO!!

 


Longevity John
Duncan Showroom    250-748-7246 (RAIN)
 

 

Welcome to

Duncan Showroom Arrears Campaign 

The building that the houses the Duncan Showroom Downstairs and Upstairs has been put up for sale ($495,000 firm)  
It  come  with us. 
 
We have a written lease as tenants for 3-1/2 more years with a verbal option for 5 more..... 
This lease is legal only if our lease is in good standing. 
We knew when we started off with nothing,  we were going to need financial help to get us through and  this next hurdle  is one of those on the way. 
We do believe what we do is needed not only in our community but as an…

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Previous events

Oct13

Tri -Continental

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

Juno Award winning Canadian group TRI-CONTINENTAL is a collaborative evolution that fuses the talents of three wonderful guitar-players, singers and songwriters. Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau and Madagascar Slim keep it open, take it deep and there are no musical boundaries present in this one-of-a-kind blues/folk/world music mélange. with the addition of Mikey on drums/percussion, a whole new level obtained

Thanksgiving dessert

for all their fans, they return to the Duncan Showroom for another funtastic concert they were here in August as part of the 39 Days of July and won many new hearts

$30 advance $35 door https://www.tricontinentalmusic.com/

Twin

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

"For the past 7 years TWIN has been revealing their Hypno-Folk across North America, while land-marking an international canoe tour concert series. David Fort (Guitar, Vocals) and Brooklyn Mooneyesun(Violin, Vocals) are the foundations of TWIN. Together, they have developed a sound unto themselves ranging from deeply hypnotic folk Story telling to heavy hitting anthems and everything in between. TWIN is always growing, sharing songs and stories from the places they've been to the places they go. "

$15 door $12 advance

www.twintwa.com

Oct8

Dress Reharsal Tuesday-open mic

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

another way of saying an 'open mic'

for those that want to get on stage for the first time, or have new songs they want o try out or just getting those 10,000 hours in

always fun,

always with a community feel

3 songs or 15 minutes

$5 for everyone

(and we broadcast it all to youtube where it is archived)

Oct6

Josh Talks - treatment protocols on the LymphaticSystem, Oedema, and an introduction to Stem Cells

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

Josh Crawford from Genoa Laser Therapy talks of treatment protocols on the Lymphatic System, Oedema, and an introduction to Stem Cells

a series of monthly of one hour talks on laser therapy and its possible involvement in your life...what it does, how it is done, the tools used, what can be expected. Q & A time provided

by donation

Oct5

Diane Lines

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

"In 2018 Diane was inducted into the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame. She was also nominated for an Ovation Award as Musical Director of the Year.

Diane was the pianist/accompanist for Grammy winner Michael Bublé and has also performed with a variety of artists including: Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, Marian McPartland, Beverley Elliott, Dee Daniels, Jim Byrnes, Blues Boss Kenny Wayne, Gospel great John Boutte, Alfie Zappacosta, Bria Skonberg, Linda Tillery, Amanda Wood and Shari Ulrich. Diane was the principal pianist and vocalist with the Dal Richards Orchestra from 2002 to the present. She performed throughout the United States as keyboardist and vocalist with Mac Frampton’s Hollywood Hills Orchestra.

Diane is the musical Director/arranger for the high-spirited Pals Chorus and the musically accomplished Sound Eclectic Choir.

Diane recorded and toured in Canada with Juno Award winning singer/songwriter Gary Fjellgaard and appears on Gary’s CDs Under Western Skies and The Best of Gary Fjellgaard. Diane’s work with Fjellgaard earned her consecutive nominations for BCCMA’s Keyboardist of the Year.

Theatre credits include her work as musical director of Bittergirl: The Musical for the Charlottetown Festival (2015) Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre (2016) and for the Arts Club Theatre (2017). Other Arts Club shows include Tapestry: A Tribute to Carole King also starring Denzal Sinclaire and Shari Ulrich and All Grown Up.

Since the fall of 2011, Diane and her cast of stellar musicians have been touring with her signature show Diane Lines’ JUMP! A Celebration of Swing, Boogie, and Jump Blues, with performances in Switzerland, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Las Vegas and in various venues, theatres and festivals throughout British Columbia.

Diane Lines received her musical education at the Banff School of Fine Arts, the Humber School of Creative and Performing Arts in Toronto, and at Cleo Laine and John Dankworth’s Wavendon Music Program in England."

you might want to show up

$25 door $20 advance

https://dianelines.com

Oct4

Cougar Annie Tales

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

Kat Kodoski brings her well praised musical theatre / fringe show based on the life story of Vancouver Island’s legendary Cougar Annie...

slides, songs and dressings to bring it real….

$18 door $15 advance

Oct3

Spinnin' Vinyl / Board Games

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

…the chance to spin any of our vinyl or bring your own and have the opportunity to turn it up and listen on a very good sound system /games are available should anyone want to engage in such/canteen open….

suggested $5 donation

Oct1

Dress Rehearsal Tuesday-open mic

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

another way of saying an 'open mic'

for those that want to get on stage for the first time, or have new songs they want o try out or just getting those 10,000 hours in

always fun,

always with a community feel

3 songs or 15 minutes

$5 for everyone

(and we broadcast it all to youtube where it is archived)

Sep29

the Symbiotics

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

James Hamilton on sitar has gathered some other musicians to perform cover songs such as Fleetwood MAC , Grateful Dead, Bonnie Raitt on guitar / uke /sitar as well as doing India derived music plus a number of cover tunes Poppy Family, Stevie Winwood etc on Indian instruments. a set of each.

$15 door

Sep28

Fall in Love with the Vixens

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

Filled with sparkle, cheek, and classic-inspired burlesque - the trees aren't the only thing that'll be bare this Fall! The Vancouver Island Vixens will be bringing some very special guests along with their own members who you have grown to love.

$25 advance $30 VIP $35 door

Sep26

Spinnin' Vinyl / Board Games

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

…the chance to spin any of our vinyl or bring your own and have the opportunity to turn it up and listen on a very good sound system /games are available should anyone want to engage in such/canteen open….

suggested $5 donation

Sep25

Hub Organ Trio

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

... a do not miss performance...

doing the music of stevie wonder in a jazz organ vein...with Nico Rhodes on Hammond B-3 , Brad Shipley on guitar with James McRae on drums…out of Nanaimo, these guys are having fun with this, you will too…$20 advance $25 door

you will too

$20 advance $25 door

Sep24

For The Love of Words with guest host Bill Levity

Duncan Showroom, 131 Station Street, Duncan BC

if you have written words or so enjoy another’s enough to share them, this is the evening for you… celebrating 11 years of this monthly event …

$5 for readers-5 minute limit …

$7 for others