Double Happiness: Detour This Way

March 12-22, 2020
Thur, March 12 – Sun, March 15 – 8:00PM  |  Sat, March 14 – 2:00PM
Thur, March 19 – Sun, March 22 – 8:00PM  |  Sat, March 21 – 2:00PM

Directed and sound designed by Nancy Tam
Songs composed by Nancy Tam and Robyn Jacob
Visual design by Josh Hite

Left of Main
211 Keefer Street (2nd Floor), Vancouver | google map

Doors open 30 minutes before the performance. We apologize, but this venue is not wheelchair accessible.
General Admission seating. All ages welcome.


Sounding two parallel histories, Double Happiness: Detour This Way winds through complexities of the Chinese diaspora by tracing migration paths of two families, connecting both shores of the Pacific using live music in a multimedia performance.

Nancy Tam, a 2018 Emerge on Main artist, fuses sound and performance as the foundation of her collaborative, interdisciplinary works. Robyn Jacob is a pianist, singer, composer, and educator. She strives for beauty that defies category.

A Nancy Tam and Robyn Jacob Production.

In Association with: plastic orchid factory, Neworld Theatre, and Music on Main.


$29/$15 single tickets (regular/student)

Available as part of a Pick-3 Ticket Pack or a Pick-6 Ticket Pack.


All prices include service charges and fees. Call Music on Main at 604.879.9888 to purchase over the phone. Questions? Email us at

Left of Main is not wheelchair accessible, as the venue is  on the second floor, up a flight of stairs with no elevator.