Save the Date: Eighth & Eight Open House

By Erin Jeffery In Events October 12, 2021

Save the Date!
Saturday, November 6th
1:00 pm-5:30 pm
Eighth & Eight
735 Eighth Ave, New Westminster, BC

The Massey Theatre Society invites you to join us when we open the doors to the new Eighth & Eight Creative Spaces!

Come and see the theatre, studios, labs and exhibitions. Learn about new capabilities and plans for this major community facility. Throughout the event we will have free hands-on activities, performances, demonstrations and more. This event is for all ages and abilities!

Eighth & Eight Creative Spaces is the transitional name for the arts and community spaces surrounding the historic Massey Theatre at 735 Eighth St., New Westminster. Eighth & Eight Creative Spaces is comprised of over 35,000 square feet of dynamic and creative spaces including the Massey Theatre, Plaskett Gallery, Multipurpose Studios and more. We are looking to community members to tell us what you want to see. As we continue to gather feedback about how artists, activators, community members, audiences, and more want to work, discover, and play in the space; we are ready to open our doors widely and welcome the public inside so that we can all being imagining the future of the space together.

Want to know more about Eighth & Eight? Stay tuned to our social media and website as we provide more updates closer to the date. Or send us an email at

Please note: In accordance with the current orders from the Provincial Health Officer, showing proof of vaccination by way of the BC Vaccine Passport with your name or equivalent from your region plus picture ID is required to attend events and productions in the spaces.

This requirement is in place until January 31, 2022 and may be extended. We ask that people wear masks when exploring the spaces.