Juno-nominated artists Danny Michel and Fortunate Ones perform special double bill concert

Coming to the Fredericton Playhouse on Saturday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m., singer-songwriter Danny Michel and folk-pop duo Fortunate Ones will join forces for a special double bill concert. One of Canada’s finest songwriters, Danny Michel has developed a devoted fan base thanks to his thoughtful lyrics and earnest performances. Recently, Michel joined Col. Chris …

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Fredericton’s interest in the performing arts continues to grow

Earlier this month we delivered the Fredericton Playhouse’s annual report to Fredericton City Council. I’m pleased to say that, based on the statistics we tracked during our 2015-2016 season, Fredericton’s interest in the performing arts is continuing to grow. Last season was a busy one, with the Playhouse in use 176 days, a nine per …

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New Brunswick’s own Symfunny Orchestra is a hilarious musical comedy romp

On Friday, November 4 at 7:30 p.m., HubCap Comedy Festival and Tutta Musica join forces to bring New Brunswick’s own Symfunny Orchestra to the Fredericton Playhouse. This hilarious musical comedy romp combines the talents of one of the province’s most beloved humorists, Marshall Button, known for his fictional persona Lucien, with Maestro Antonio Delgado and …

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Las Migas creates a fascinating blend of flamenco and Mediterranean music

Coming to the Fredericton Playhouse directly from Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m., Las Migas is a quartet known for luminous music and heartfelt style. This all-female musical group is a fascinating blend of flamenco and Mediterranean styles, combining classical and contemporary rhythms, and melodies that range from powerful to passionate to …

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Celebrate Diwali with Roots: A Journey Through India

On Sunday, October 30, the Fredericton Playhouse will host a special celebration of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, featuring a performance by DancewithSL called Roots: A Journey Through India at 7:30 p.m. Led and choreographed by Shereen Ladha, DancewithSL is a Toronto-based Bollywood fusion company. Roots: A Journey Through India is a narrated production, …

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“FRIEND” “LIKE” #ME is a hilarious exploration of social media

On Saturday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m., Gemini Award-winning performer Gavin Crawford brings his hilarious one-man show “FRIEND” “LIKE” #ME to the Fredericton Playhouse. One of Canada’s brightest comedic and dramatic actors, Crawford is best known for star turns on CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes and his eponymous series The Gavin Crawford Show on …

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Singer-songwriter and guitarist Thom Swift brings powerful sound to the Playhouse

Multi-award-winning singer-songwriter Thom Swift will perform at the Fredericton Playhouse on Friday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. in support of his latest album, The Legend of Roy Black. With more than 25 years experience recording and performing across Canada, the US and Europe, this skilled singer-songwriter and guitarist always shoots straight to the point with …

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