Past Performing Arts Events



Welcome to our newest Community Group Member -

the Merritt Drama Club!

And they already have a performance program ready to go:


The Rented Christmas

Dec. 23, 2 pm MSS

A great way to feel Christmassy this year -

with a feel-good live performance by the Merritt Drama Club!


Congratulations to this group of young people

and their talented director!

Love to Dance Academy has moved!


Look for them on Quilchena West,

 right to the centre of our community.


Best wishes and congrats on finding a dance floor the right size!

Another Merritt Country Christmas event!



Merritt Dance Society and Love to Dance Academy

Presents a dance performance: 

"Museum of Art"

Nov. 21 at the Merritt Civic Centre

Matinee - 1 pm

Evening - 7 pm


Free entry (donations welcome)


Open to LTD students and non-students!

Maybe you know some

"Little Movers" in your area.

 Spring Dance Camp!


March 26-29, 9am-noon

Ages 3 to 6 years

$60 for the 4 days

Contact: 250 378-9898


 Nicola Valley Film Society presents  


Rated PG    (USA  2017)

  March 12, 7:00 pm at the NVIT LECTURE THEATRE.


“THE GLASS CASTLE”   chronicles the adventures of an eccentric, resilient and tight-knit family.  It is a remarkable story of unconditional love.  Oscar winner Brie Larson brings Jeannette Walls’s best-selling memoir to life as a young woman who, influenced by the joyfully wild nature of her deeply dysfunctional father (Woody Harrelson) found the fiery determination to carve out a successful life on her own terms.


Tickets are $5.00 at the Door and Memberships are $2.00. 

Parking is FREE and there is no food or drink allowed in the theatre. 

For more info phone 378 3974. 

2017 Dance Events

Merritt Dance Society and

Love to Dance Academy



Colours of the Heart

Nov. 22

at 1 pm and 7 pm

Merritt Civic Centre


Discover a beautifully involved scene...

A dimension filled with colour and emotion.


Performances by dancers of all ages.


Free entry


Nicola Valley Film Society presents “TULIPANI: LOVE, HONOUR and a BICYCLE”   Rated 14A   on Monday, September 17th at 7:00pm at the Merritt Civic Centre.  Tickets are $5.00 at  the Door and Memberships are $2.00 for the 6 films in the 2018/19 season.  Seasons Tickets are available at this screening.  For more info phone 250 378 3974.


“TULIPANI: LOVE, HONOUR and a BICYCLE”    is a cross-cultural, decades spanning, whimsical comedy-drama which takes place in Italy. A young woman, Anna travels from her home in Montreal to Italy upon the dying wish of her late mother.  Upon arriving there to scatter her ashes, however, her straightforward trip takes on greater significance and reveals the true history of Anna’s family background.


Cathy Frizzell

Nicola Valley Film Society


Love to Dance Academy

Fall Dance Program

Register now, classes will start week of Sept. 11. Christmas concert practices will start week of Sept. 18. Variety of dance styles to choose from: Ballet, Modern Jazz, Spanish, Latin Line, Country line, Dance movement. Teeny Tots from age 2 years. Stretch & Strengthen for Golden girls, 60+ years.





Love to Dance Presents

Dancepirations 2017 


June 25 from 2 to 4 pm at the

Merritt Civic Centre

 A presentation of the Dance students work from their classes in Ballet, Spanish, Jazz and Contemporary and Line Dance.

Enjoy the door prizes, silent auction, and refreshments.


Tickets $15 at the door.



2016 Performing Arts Events