Scotty and the Stars to Perform “Pay What You Will” show at the Playhouse

The Fredericton Playhouse will present a special family matinée performance by local children’s entertainer Scotty and the Stars on Sunday, January 31 at 2:00pm. Scotty and the Stars is a Fredericton-based, award-winning children’s musical entertainment spectacle. Their exciting shows encourage active participation and promote musical education, all while delivering positive messages. Led by Scott Sampson, …

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Design to begin. An important step forward.

Statement from Greg MacFarlane, President, Board of Directors RE: City of Fredericton’s decision to begin design of a new performing arts centre. 10 November 2020 The Board of Directors of Fredericton Playhouse Inc. is very pleased with the recent decision by Fredericton City Council to engage a team lead by Diamond Schmitt Architects to begin …

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Fredericton Playhouse’s response to COVID-19

Following the recommendation of New Brunswick’s Chief Medical Health Officer, Fredericton Playhouse has cancelled all public events up to, and including, April 2. All ticket holders for cancelled events will receive a full refund. The box office will be in touch with ticket holders regarding returns. Given the number of returns being processed, this could …

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Despite successful season, Fredericton Playhouse remains focused on the necessity of a new performing arts centre

Fredericton Playhouse Inc. reported another successful season to Fredericton City Council on Monday. While the non-profit organization was successful in achieving many of its goals, the concerns of a deteriorating building remain top of mind. The Playhouse’s main stage was in use nearly every other day last year and featured an impressive 117 performances. Total …

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Tania Breen receives Playhouse Honours

The board of directors of the Fredericton Playhouse is pleased to recognize Tania Breen as the 2018 recipient of The Playhouse Honours. A brilliant educator, director and performer, Breen has been a vital part of Fredericton’s performing arts community for the past 20 years. “Tania Breen is synonymous with the performing arts in Fredericton,” says …

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Vocal quartet Cadence will wow audiences with a mesmerizing display of musical genius

Canada’s premier vocal group Cadence will perform at the Fredericton Playhouse on Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m., marking the final performance in the 2017-18 Spotlight Series. Cadence has been wowing audiences across Canada and around the world for nearly 20 years. The members of this a cappella quartet bring an infectious energy and uncanny …

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Cirque company Flip FabriQue creates pure magic on stage

Coming to the Playhouse on Friday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m., cirque company Flip FabriQue will wow audiences with their incredible show Catch Me. Created by six alumni of Quebec City Circus School in 2011, Flip FabriQue adopts a creative and collaborative approach to highlight each performer’s strengths, and create pure magic on stage. Their …

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