Annex Gallery opening reception for Sophie Levesque and Derek Davidson on April 27th

Gallery Connexion’s Annex Gallery invites you to the opening reception of Au-delà des apparences by Sophie Levesque and Sketches: Beach and Beat by Derek Davidson on Friday April 27th, 2012 at The Playhouse from 5-6:45pm. Sophie Levesque's Au-delà des apparences is a series of acrylic paintings that deal with female self-image, and the question: "what is …

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Jill Barber to kick off 2012-2013 Spotlight Series

Vancouver-based, Juno-nominated jazz singer Jill Barber, who has charmed audiences worldwide, graces The Fredericton Playhouse stage on Tuesday, September 11 at 7:30pm. A co-presentation with the Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival, Barber will kick off both the 2012 Festival, as well as the 2012-2013 Spotlight Series, in this opening night gala. From her modest beginnings …

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Wingfield’s Inferno is ‘pure comic gold’

A devastating fire at the Orange Hall in Larkspur leaves it a smouldering ruin. Walt Wingfield leads the charge to get it rebuilt, but lighting a fire under his fellow committee members proves a daunting task. Is it courage they lack or is the devil in the details? Rod Beattie returns to The Fredericton Playhouse …

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The original and contagious sounds of Sagapool

On Friday, April 20 at 7:30pm, Fredericton audiences are in for a treat when Montréal sensation Sagapool brings an eclectic and vibrant performance to The Fredericton Playhouse stage. Conceived in the hallways of the Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal on a sunny day in 1999, Sagapool recently celebrated their ninth year and the release of …

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L.A. Woman: A look back on The Doors’ 6th studio album

by Wilfred Langmaid The fifth season of the Classic Albums Live series concludes on Thursday, April 19.  The album presented is that of a band whose end was near, The Doors’ 1971 release L.A. Woman. It had been a brief, glorious, tragic and unique ride for The Doors.  In a 5-year span, they had crafted …

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Break on through to the other side with The Doors and Classic Albums Live!

The Fredericton Playhouse Spotlight Series is pleased to present THE concert event for The Doors fans. Join us Thursday, April 19 at 7:30pm for another jaw-dropping performance by Classic Albums Live as they recreate LA Woman by legendary rock band The Doors. L.A. Woman is the sixth and last studio album that The Doors recorded …

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Treasured Canadian songwriters share Lunch at Allen’s

It all began as a regular get together at Allen’s Pub & Restaurant on the Danforth in Toronto with Canadian music icon Murray McLauchlan, and old friends Ian Thomas and Marc Jordan. After adding the voice of Cindy Church, a “lunch at Allen’s” turned into an outstanding band performing some of Canada’s (and the world’s) …

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