Brush up on your ballet: Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet offers something for everyone

On Friday, November 9, RWB makes a triumphant return to Atlantic Canada, and to The Playhouse stage, bringing an impressive program that will leave no doubt that the company deserves its distinguished global reputation.The 2012-2013 RWB season brings with it a virtuosic quadruple-bill which features Peter Quanz's In Tandem, Brian Macdonald's Pas D'action, Jorden Morris' …

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RWB MAKES TRIUMPHANT RETURN TO ATLANTIC CANADA

On Friday, November 9, Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet will be presenting a mixed repertoire program at The Fredericton Playhouse showcasing works by some of today's most celebrated choreographers, leaving no doubt that the Company deserves its distinguished global reputation.The impressive four-piece lineup includes Peter Quanz's In Tandem, Brian Macdonald's Pas D'Action, William Forsythe's The Vertiginous …

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Cabin Fever breaks out at The Playhouse

This November, award-winning singer Corb Lund kicks off a coast-to-coast Canadian tour in Halifax, and rolls into The Playhouse on Sunday, November 18. Cabin Fever, Lund’s most recent release on New West Records, is his highest Canadian Billboard top 200 debut, hitting #1 in its first week. The JUNO Award-winner and seven-time Roots Artist of …

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Classic Albums Live unveils Sticky Fingers

The Fredericton Playhouse Spotlight Series is pleased to present THE concert event for Stones fans. Join us Saturday, November 17 at 7:30pm for another jaw-dropping performance by Classic Albums Live as they recreate Sticky Fingers by legendary rock band The Rolling Stones. Released in April 1971, Sticky Fingers is the ninth British and 11th American …

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A musical powerhouse, the Gryphon Trio is not your parents’ chamber music

Having impressed international audiences and the press with their highly refined, dynamic performances, the 2011 Juno Award winning Gryphon Trio has firmly established itself as one of the world’s pre-eminent piano trios. Performing from Canada to Russia, the United States to Egypt, Belgium to Scandinavia, and major European centres in between, “Canada’s national treasure” is …

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A stunning contrast in classical and contemporary styles courtesy of Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet

Versatility, technical excellence, and a captivating style are the trademarks of Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet – qualities that have garnered both critical and audience acclaim, and which have kept the RWB in demand as it presents more than 100 performances every season. On Friday, November 9, RWB makes a triumphant return to Atlantic Canada this …

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Ian & Coco roll into town

Ian Sherwood and Coco Love Alcorn, two ECMA nominated artists are ready to roll into The Fredericton Playhouse on Thursday, November 8. Seamlessly blending their individual catalogues as they present a dynamic show; with this feisty duo there’s no need for a band. In an evening full of harmonies, humour, and a zest for engaging …

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