Scotty and the Stars to Perform “Pay What You Will” show at the Playhouse

The Fredericton Playhouse will present a special family matinée performance by local children’s entertainer Scotty and the Stars on Sunday, January 31 at 2:00pm. Scotty and the Stars is a Fredericton-based, award-winning children’s musical entertainment spectacle. Their exciting shows encourage active participation and promote musical education, all while delivering positive messages. Led by Scott Sampson, …

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Make a difference at the Fredericton Playhouse this Giving Tuesday

Each year, after the hustle of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, charitable non-profits take centre stage with Giving Tuesday – and that includes the Fredericton Playhouse! Giving Tuesday is a global movement all about giving, volunteering, and coming together for our favourite causes and supporting charities in our communities. This year more than ever, the Fredericton …

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Friends of the Fredericton Playhouse

Over the last few weeks, we have asked you, our Playhouse community, to please support us by joining the Friends of the Fredericton Playhouse. Making a charitable gift is an important investment in the future of thousands of children, no matter where their dreams may take them, and helps connect our neighbours with the transformative …

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Design to begin. An important step forward.

Statement from Greg MacFarlane, President, Board of Directors RE: City of Fredericton’s decision to begin design of a new performing arts centre. 10 November 2020 The Board of Directors of Fredericton Playhouse Inc. is very pleased with the recent decision by Fredericton City Council to engage a team lead by Diamond Schmitt Architects to begin …

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InterMISSION artists announced

Eva Christensen – View of the Fredericton Playhouse, on a Chilly Evening in May | May 2019 – Watercolour and ink on Canson art board The Fredericton Playhouse has announced the participants selected for its InterMISSION program.  This new local artist development initiative offers local artists the opportunity to use the Playhouse’s stage, equipment and expertise …

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Employment Opportunity: Marketing and Communications Director

Marketing & Communications Director Permanent Full-Time Fredericton Playhouse Inc., a charitable non-profit organization that manages and develops a 709-seat performance venue, has an exciting opportunity for a marketing/communications professional to join our team. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing & Communications Director is responsible for the development of the Fredericton Playhouse’s brand and the …

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Nominations for the 2020 Playhouse Honours award

The Playhouse Honours is an opportunity for our board of directors to celebrate and recognize members of our community for their involvement in the performing arts in Fredericton. We believe in fostering a deep appreciation of the impact people can make our community through their work in music, theatre, dance, spoken word and multidisciplinary performing arts. …

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Fredericton Playhouse’s response to COVID-19

Following the recommendation of New Brunswick’s Chief Medical Health Officer, Fredericton Playhouse has cancelled all public events up to, and including, April 2. All ticket holders for cancelled events will receive a full refund. The box office will be in touch with ticket holders regarding returns. Given the number of returns being processed, this could …

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