Fredericton Playhouse holiday gift guide

With Christmas only a month away, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for everyone on your list! The Playhouse has you covered with holiday gift ideas for every taste. Plus, new this year, you can purchase two drink vouchers from the box office for $15! Give your loved ones the total package by treating them …

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School Field Trips to the Playhouse expose youth to the magic of live performance

Each year, the Fredericton Playhouse delivers a series of matinee performances for students as part of the School Field Trips program. This program is designed to expose students to the magic of live, professional performing arts, and to help fill the gaps in the education system. In recent years, with fewer and fewer resources put …

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Fiery Celtic band Còig to perform special Cape Breton Christmas performance

On Friday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m., Còig, one of Atlantic Canada’s premier traditional groups, will perform a Cape Breton Christmas show at the Fredericton Playhouse. Còig is an ensemble of skilled musicians with a fiery Celtic style at its musical core. The four-member band easily shifts between century-old tunes of past generations to original …

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Get into the holiday spirit with festive shows at the Fredericton Playhouse!

The holiday season is upon us, and this November and December we want you to embrace the festive spirit with special performances at the Fredericton Playhouse! Whether you're celebrating with family, friends or coworkers, we're pleased to host a wide range of comedy, music, dance and theatre performances that are sure to inspire holiday cheer. Comedy …

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Sharron Matthews creates hilarious, holiday-themed pop medleys in special Christmas performance

Hilarious performer Sharron Matthews brings her holiday performance Sharron’s Christmas Party to the Fredericton Playhouse on Wednesday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m. Matthews has been described as the love child of Jack Black and Bette Midler, thanks to her jaw-dropping vocals, pop culture punches and hit-melody mash-ups. Her one-of-a-kind concert experience is one part stand-up, …

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Out Innerspace’s new dance performance explores themes of surveillance and propaganda

On Tuesday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m., contemporary dance company Out Innerspace will perform their latest work, Major Motion Picture, at the Fredericton Playhouse. Innovative yet accessible, Out Innerspace is a Vancouver-based company that pushes beyond traditional aesthetics and forms with unreserved ingenuity. Artistic directors David Raymond and Tiffany Tregarthen challenge each other to commit …

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Matthew Barber and Jill Barber join forces for special concert

Coming to the Fredericton Playhouse on Saturday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m., Playhouse favourite Jill Barber will take the stage along with her brother, acclaimed singer-songwriter Matthew Barber. Juno-winning performer Jill Barber is renowned for her distinct voice, incredible range and versatility, spanning genres from acoustic folk to powerful jazz. In concert, she charms her …

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