Parliamentary Players Program

Parliament Past and Present Travelling Plays

This summer, join us for our brand new Travelling Plays. These fun and family-friendly performances take visitors around the grounds of the Legislative Assembly and even back through time! The Travelling Plays are a perfect complement to your guided tour of the Parliament Buildings, so plan to include this as part of your visit.

​​Traveling Play Information

When: Offered Thursday to Monday each week. 

Times: Plays are offered regularly throughout the day. Please see the times below:

​Thursday, June 23
​Friday, June 24
​Saturday, June 25
​Sunday, June 26
​Monday, June 27

Cost: Free. Advance booking is not required.

Length: Plays last approximately 35 - 45 minutes.

Location: The Travelling Plays begin on the front steps of the Parliament Buildings.

There are two plays being offered this summer: 

My Place in Politics

Riley Erskine is running for student council, but it is a big challenge. Luckily, Riley travels back to 1947 and meets inspiring people from British Columbia’s history. Will they help Riley build enough confidence to succeed? Find out in My Place in Politics!

A House for Democracy

A young architect struggling for ideas travels through time and meets the notorious designer of the Parliament Buildings, Francis Mawson Rattenbury. Together, they learn all about what it means to build a House for Democracy!

Accessibility Information    

The Travelling Plays take visitors around the exterior of the Parliament Buildings, but are accessible to visitors in wheelchairs and scooters, those with limited mobility, and young children in strollers. If you have any questions about your mobility needs, please ask a Tour Guide for more information.