July 6, 2010 - Vancouver BC Lin MacDonald and the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre Company will host a Celebration of the life of Colin Campbell on Monday, July 12 at the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre (Hamilton & Dunsmuir) beginning at 4pm (doors at 3:30pm). Colin passed away on Friday, June 25 after a long and inspiring battle with cancer.
Colin lived and worked in technical theatre and live performance for over 30 years, starting as a high school student in Kamloops. He most recently served as Technical Director and Production Manager at the Playhouse. Before that, he worked as Production Manager and Technical Director at the Gateway Theatre, Technical Director for Theatre Under the Stars, Karen Jamieson Dance Company and the Vancouver East Cultural Centre, and Production Manager for the Vancouver Fringe Festival, and lent his time and talents to many productions around the city.
His family and friends will celebrate Colin’s life, philosophy, and unforgettable personality at the theatre where he created so many memorable productions.