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April 25, 2019, by Sophie M. Lavoie

During Earth Week, talk of oil, pipelines, trains and community and environmental tragedy filled Conserver House. As the original location of the Fredericton Public Library succumbed to the flood waters […]

Mayworks Festival begins in Fredericton

April 25, 2019, by Mayworks Fredericton

Artists and workers invite all to celebrate the fifth annual Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts in Fredericton on unceded Wolastoq terri ...

The hilarious cast of the Beaverbrook Caper takes to the stage once again

October 10, 2018, by Shanthi Bell

On September 30, the Gordon Mihan play The Great Beaverbrook Caper was staged inside the Beaverbrook Art Gallery as part of their free Family Art Day ...

Canadian mining victim’s story dramatized in Fredericton

September 20, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

A group from the Unitarian Fellowship of Fredericton held a reading of the play, The Last Walk of Adolfo Ich, on Sept. 19 in Fredericton. The play, cr ...

  • Crazy For Theatre! Fous de la Scène celebrates 25 years
    May 5, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Hundreds of Francophones from Fredericton and surrounding area were delighted by the comedy performed to mark the theatre company’s 25th anniversary. On Saturday, April 29th, at the Bernard Poirier Theatre, […]

  • Theatre Review: Theatre UNB’s Hedda Gabler
    April 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    UNB student actors tackle a classic story by Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen. Theatre UNB presented Hedda Gabler from March 29 to April 1st at Memorial Hall on UNB Campus. This […]

  • No White Picket Fence in New Brunswick
    February 9, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    A new play broaches the often cruel realities lived by children in foster care in New Brunswick. The world premiere of the play No White Picket Fence was held on […]

  • Theatre Review: TNB’s A Sunday Affair
    October 14, 2016, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    The story of a woman falling in love with a priest is a common trope. However, when staged by two mime-like actors in bilingual New Brunswick through a collaboration between […]

  • Evita’s Argentine passion fires up Fredericton
    August 29, 2016, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Fredericton’s Blind Faith Productions presented the Andrew Lloyd Webber cult musical Evita at the Fredericton Playhouse from Aug. 18 to 21. The Sunday, Aug. 21, matinée was close to a […]

  • Nasty Shadows Theatre’s Hideous Men
    November 28, 2015, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Nasty Shadows Theatre presented David Foster Wallace’s book of short stories, Brief Interviews With Hideous Men, as a series of monologues in Saint John on Nov. 20 and 21, and […]

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    A one woman play about Juliana Horatia Ewing
    August 3, 2010, by

    Aunt Judy The Story of Juliana Horatia Ewing’s life in Fredericton. A one woman play by Maria Bourgeois. Where: Provincial Archives, UNB Fredericton. When: 7pm. Thurs, Fri & Sat, August […]

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    LeVêKe – un conteur originaire de Balmoral en Acadie
    June 14, 2010, by

    Un nouveau spectacle de conte cet automne LeVêKe, c’est un conteur originaire de Balmoral en Acadie. Depuis plus de 10 ans, il présente ses spectacles en experimentant differentes façons de […]

  • Theatre UNB Presents Life Without Instruction, Jan. 27-30
    January 23, 2010, by

    A provocative work by one of Canada’s leading playwrights will take the stage Jan. 27-30 with Theatre UNB’s production of Sally Clark’s “revenge comedy” Life Without Instruction. The play is […]

  • Fredericton Theatre
    July 26, 2009, by

    Wednesday, October 14th m At the Playhouse @ 8:00pm: Jake’s Gift Jake’s Gift is the powerful story about 80-year old Jake, a cantankerous World War II veteran, who reluctantly returns […]