Valentine’s Day gift ideas from the Playhouse
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! This year, think outside the box and surprise your special someone with something other than chocolate and flowers. Give them a night they’ll cherish for years to come with tickets to a Fredericton Playhouse performance! Check out our suggestions below, and visit www.theplayhouse.ca or contact our box office at 458-8344 for more information on upcoming shows.
Ballet BC – February 24. Celebrate Valentine’s Day a few days late with a powerful, passionate performance from Playhouse favourite Ballet BC. Treat your Valentine to an evening featuring three pieces from three celebrated choreographers, by a dance company known for its bold and innovative style.
The Who’s Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry – March 17. If you have a sweetheart who swoons for classic rock OR bluegrass music, you’ll want to consider tickets for this unique show. Forty-five years after its original release, the Who’s classic rock opera Tommy has been reimagined as a full-length bluegrass tribute by the HillBenders. Your date will fall in love with this new and exciting version of a classic!
Immortal Chi – April 6. Immortal Chi is full of spectacle, and is sure to wow your Valentine with adrenaline-packed stunts, traditional weaponry, innovative video projections and stunning costumes! This fusion of Chinese martial arts and jaw-dropping acrobatics is accompanied by an all female percussion ensemble, and is a true feast for the senses.
Stephen Fearing – April 8. Enjoy a romantic night out with the music of Juno-winning folk singer-songwriter Stephen Fearing. This musician is known for mixing powerful lyrics, creative arrangements and brilliant guitar playing. You and your special someone will be captivated by his arresting voice and his ability to turn a phrase with ease.
Swingin’ with Oscar – May 13. Your jazzy Valentine will appreciate this tribute by the Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble to the legendary jazz pianist Oscar Peterson. Your date will be captivated by acclaimed jazz saxophonist Bolduc’s dazzling virtuosity and stunning maturity – a must-see performance!