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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3 Tips to ensure you’re buying tickets safely

We’re committed to ensuring that you have the best experience at the Fredericton Playhouse — from the moment you purchase your tickets to when you walk out of our doors after a performance.  Recently, we’ve seen a rise in third party ticketing sites selling tickets to our shows at elevated prices. In this post we’ll provide 3 tips to purchase your tickets safely.  

Do you remember your first time at the Fredericton Playhouse?

Do you remember your first visit to the Playhouse? Our staff sure do! Claire Geldart, Communications Director My first experience at the Playhouse was when I was 12-years-old. We had just moved to Fredericton and I wasn't thrilled about the move. For my birthday, my parents took me to The Secret Garden. I remember the …

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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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Op-Ed: Performing Arts Centre design process will focus on community input and collaboration

Last month, the board of directors of the Fredericton Playhouse and Fredericton City Council approved the selection process for the new performance arts centre’s design team – an important step forward for this community infrastructure project. We’re ready to tackle this next stage in developing a new performing arts centre, but we will need the …

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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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