Carried Away on the Crest of a Wave


By David Yee

March 19–April 19, 2020  Cancelled
Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage
A boundary-pushing theatrical journey

Winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award, carried away on the crest of a wave weaves together nine evocative stories about the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, the deadliest in recorded history. The finely drawn characters illustrate the interconnectedness of our experiences, revealing the resonance of this natural disaster around the world and showing a pathway to hope.

  • Showtimes
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday 7:30 PM
    Wednesday 1:30 PM
    & 7:30 PM
    Thursday 7:30 PM
    Friday 8 PM
    Saturday 2 PM & 8 PM
    Sunday 2 PM
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  • Directions & Parking
    Granville @ 12th, 2750 Granville Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6H 3J3

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  • Audience advisory
    Theatrical devices such as herbal or electronic cigarettes, water-based fog and haze, and mature content may occur in some productions. Please contact our box office for more information.


Artistic Team


  1. Craig Erickson
  2. Nicco Lorenzo Garcia
  3. Chirag Naik
  4. Mana Nakamura
  5. Zahf Paroo
  6. Agnes Tong
  7. Raugi Yu


  1. Sarah Garton Stanley Director
  2. Drew Facey Set Designer
  3. Farnaz Khaki-Sadigh Costume Designer
  4. Sophie Tang Lighting Designer
  5. Joelysa Pankanea Sound Designer
  6. Stephen Drover Dramaturg
  7. Derek Chan Assistant Director
  8. Peter Jotkus Stage Manager
  9. Ronaye Haynes Assistant Stage Manager
  10. Amanda Liz Cutting Intimacy Director
  11. Brynna Drummond Child Supervisor