Katie Belcher and Joss Richer at the NNEX Gallery

Connexion Artist-run Centre is excited to exhibit new work by Fredericton artist Joss Richer at the NNEX Gallery at the Playhouse, alongside a new body of work by Halifax-based artist Katie Belcher.Belcher’s Farm Collapsing, in the east wing of the gallery, was developed during residencies in Paris and in rural Spain in 2013. Using a …

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The Barra MacNeils lift spirits with a holiday concert

Cape Breton-based siblings and multi-award winning band the Barra MacNeils return to the Fredericton Playhouse on Friday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m. for one of their famous holiday shows. As a group, the six MacNeil siblings are widely regarded as one of the greatest live concert acts in the Celtic world. The family group is …

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Swingle Singers dazzle audiences with incredible vocal agility

For almost half a century, the Swingle Singers have pushed the boundaries of what the human voice can achieve. On Sunday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m., the international a cappella phenomenon will dazzle audience members at the Fredericton Playhouse with their incredible vocal agility. Over the course of the past 50 years, the Swingle Singers …

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Holiday shows at the Fredericton Playhouse

Embrace the spirit of the season and get in a festive mood with the holiday-themed shows offered this year at the Fredericton Playhouse. During the months of November and December, the Playhouse has a wide range of holiday music, dance and theatre performances, offering something for every taste. Experience traditional Christmas performances this year, like …

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The Fredericton Chamber Orchestra offers a fresh take on Peter and the Wolf

The Fredericton Chamber Orchestra is breathing new life into Peter and the Wolf with a special performance at the Fredericton Playhouse on Saturday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.Originally composed in 1936, each character in Peter and the Wolf is represented by a particular instrument and musical theme. Sergei Prokofiev’s musical symphony for children will be …

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School Programs at the Playhouse

The Fredericton Playhouse has announced its School Programs for the 2013-14 season. Through Bus-In Matinées and Beyond the Stage offerings, thousands of local students will have the opportunity to experience live music, theatre and dance performances this school year. Working in partnership with local school districts, the goal of the program is to give access …

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Rock Legends takes audiences on a musical journey through the decades

Rock Legends is part concert, part tribute, and all rock ‘n’ roll. Audiences will have the chance to rock out to some of the greatest hits spanning four decades when this one-of-a-kind show hits the Playhouse on Thursday, November 21 at 7:30 p.m. Created by talented musician Billy McGuigan, this unique rock revue embarks on a musical …

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