The Farquhar at UVic

COVID19 situation

Please watch for more information as we respond to rescheduling and cancellations due to the evolving COVID19 situation.

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We may be closed but our stage is open

What we do

From performances, lectures, recitals to video/audio recording and live streaming, the Farquhar Auditorium offers many rental opportunities outside of University use.  The venue not only features a beautiful acoustic environment (the only of its kind on Vancouver Island) but also offers modern audio, video and stage lighting support for its 2000 square foot stage.

COVID-19 safety procedures

Our venue is fully compliant with our Provincial Health Officers guidelines for preventing the spread of Covid-19. Our technical staff have been working hard to optimize the performance space for live streaming and video/audio recording.

Want to know more?

Rates start at $65 per hour, plus $60 per hour per each technical staff.

Interested in making a booking? Curious to learn more about our live streaming capabilities or our new Covid 19 related safety protocol at the venue? Send an email ca to inquire.


COVID-19 and Cancellations

All Farquhar events are currently cancelled or postponed indefinitely.

Ticket holders will be entitled to a full refund for all cancelled events or should they choose not to attend a re scheduled event.

Please refer to our Ticketing FAQ page for more information on refunds, cancellations and updates


Seek culture, creativity, community. Find it at the Farquhar at UVic.


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