6 Guitars creator returns with riveting new show

Following up on his wildly successful performance of 6 Guitars in 2016, skilled musician and actor Chase Padgett returns with a riveting new show. Don't miss Nashville Hurricane at the Fredericton Playhouse Saturday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. Nashville Hurricane is a curious tale of fingerpickin’ fury, following the story of a mysterious acoustic guitarist …

Continue reading 6 Guitars creator returns with riveting new show

Nominations for the 2019 Playhouse Honours award

The Playhouse Honours is an opportunity for our board of directors to celebrate and recognize members of our community for their involvement in the performing arts in Fredericton. We believe in fostering a deep appreciation of the impact people can make our community through their work in music, theatre, dance, spoken word and multidisciplinary performing arts. …

Continue reading Nominations for the 2019 Playhouse Honours award

Ballet Jörgen brings one of the oldest surviving ballet’s to the Playhouse

Coppélia is one of the world’s oldest surviving ballets and is the best known and most performed comedic ballet. And what better way to experience ballet than with a beer tasting? Intrigued? Read on! Don't miss Canada's Ballet Jörgen's Coppélia at the Playhouse Wednesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. Never heard of Coppélia? This daring, …

Continue reading Ballet Jörgen brings one of the oldest surviving ballet’s to the Playhouse

Record-breaking comedy show comes to Fredericton

Imagine God, dressed in a floral power suit, comes down to Earth to skewer everything from Justin Bieber to the Pope. That’s the premise behind award-winning Canadian comedian Mike Delamont’s show, God is a Scottish Drag Queen. Don't miss God is a Scottish Drag Queen at the Playhouse Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. This …

Continue reading Record-breaking comedy show comes to Fredericton

“Pay What You Will” performance: Diyet & the Love Soldiers

Trio Diyet & the Love Soldiers perform alternative folk, roots, country and traditional Aboriginal music with melodies and stories deeply rooted in an Indigenous world view and northern life. Pokuhulakon Witsehkehsu (Sisters of the Drum) We're thrilled to announce that the local drumming group  Pokuhulakon Witsehkehsu (Sisters of the Drum) will be performing with Diyet …

Continue reading “Pay What You Will” performance: Diyet & the Love Soldiers

The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra

The MCO is “Canada’s tiny, perfect chamber orchestra” (Toronto Star). The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra tours widely, commissions often, embraces a diverse repertoire, and collaborates regularly with the world’s leading soloists — from James Ehnes to Measha Brueggergosman. Don't miss the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra at the Playhouse Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. The orchestra, boasting …

Continue reading The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra

“The World’s Best” Magician comes to Fredericton

Las Vegas-based magician Justin Flom captivates audiences everywhere he goes. Born into a family of magicians, Justin has toured throughout North America, and has created magic for stars like Lady Antebellum, John Legend, Nick Jonas and more. Don't miss Magician Justin Flom at the Playhouse Wednesday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. Justin performs fascinating magic …

Continue reading “The World’s Best” Magician comes to Fredericton