Cabaret, history, storytelling and timeless music come together in The Judgment of Paris

Coming to the Fredericton Playhouse on Thursday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m., Tom Allen’s The Judgment of Paris is a chamber musical about two great composers engaged in an epic battle. Set during the rise of the First World War, audiences are invited to follow along as musical revolutionary Claude Debussy and his one-time follower …

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Friends of the Fredericton Playhouse

Our donors, the Friends of the Fredericton Playhouse, play an important role in our goal of making the performing arts accessible to everyone in our community! Take a look at some of the great things we accomplished in the past year, and see how your donation impacts our organization. For more information and to donate, visit www.theplayhouse.ca/friends.

Classic Albums Live brings iconic rock record Led Zeppelin II to life

On Thursday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m., perennial Playhouse favourite Classic Albums Live returns to Fredericton to perform the iconic rock album Led Zeppelin II. Led Zeppelin’s second studio album, Led Zeppelin II exhibits the band’s evolving experimental musical style of blues-derived material, and their guitar and riff-based sound. Released in 1969, the album features …

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Fredericton Playhouse reports busy year with increases in fundraising and community outreach

Fredericton’s premier live venue, the Fredericton Playhouse, recorded another successful season in 2014-15, with high activity levels, an increase in fundraising and greater participation in community outreach programs. Playhouse Executive Director Tim Yerxa delivered the non-profit organization’s results in its annual report to Fredericton City Council on Tuesday. In the report, the Playhouse reported a …

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Master illusionist Darcy Oake brings jaw-dropping act to Fredericton

Coming to the Fredericton Playhouse on Monday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m., Canadian master illusionist and sleight of hand artist Darcy Oake will wow audiences with his exciting new interpretation of an age-old art form. Darcy Oake became a global sensation following his 2014 appearances on UK’s hugely successful television competition Britain’s Got Talent where …

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Celebrate Halloween with a Rocky Horror Picture Show screening party

Back by popular demand, the Fredericton Playhouse is once again celebrating Halloween with an interactive screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Saturday, October 31. This classic 1975 film is full of over-the-top comedy, drama and a whole lot of singing and dancing. The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a musical like no other, …

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O Vertigo performance celebrates acclaimed Canadian choreographer

On Tuesday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m. the Fredericton Playhouse Spotlight Series presents internationally acclaimed contemporary dance company O Vertigo, performing their choreographic jewel, les petites formes. Under the leadership of choreographer, artistic director and founder Ginette Laurin, Montreal-based dance company O Vertigo is known for its expressive power and the unerring realization of its …

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