All posts in Performance

June 23, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Wolastoqiyik artist Samaqani Cocahq-Natalie Sappier performed at the Beaverbrook Gallery on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, “National Aboriginal Day,” in Fredericton. Sappier’s very intimate performance was offered to the public on […]

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 ...

TNB brings Dan MacIvor’s classic, Marion Bridge, to Fredericton

April 3, 2016, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Thomas Morgan Jones, TNB’s Artistic Director, brought Daniel MacIvor’s classic play, Marion Bridge, to Fredericton Playhouse, March 31 to April 2, ...

Watching Glory Die: Incomprehension remains

November 17, 2015, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Fredericton Theatre New Brunswick showcased Nova Scotia’s Mulgrave Road Theatre Production of “Watching Glory Die,” written by Judith Thompson, ...

  • Falkenstein’s captivating environmental treatise
    November 10, 2015, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    The award-winning play Lac/Athabasca, written by Len Falkenstein, Director of the Drama Program at the University of New Brunswick, was staged Oct. 14th to 17th at UNB’s Memorial Hall in […]

  • Lisa Anne Ross’ Engorged Cabaret
    June 12, 2015, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Lisa Anne Ross is offering her Engorged: A One Woman Cabaret About Motherhood to the Fredericton community for two nights only at the Black Box Theatre on St. Thomas Campus. […]

  • El Jones at Mayworks Fredericton [audio]
    May 5, 2015, by From the Margins

    El Jones performed at Mayworks Fredericton : a week long artistic celebration of working class culture and recognition of International Workers Day . El Jones is Halifax Poet laureate, and […]

  • Cocaine Plane toys with local history
    March 10, 2015, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    In 1989, the New York Times mentioned Fredericton, New Brunswick. During the eighties’ U.S. war against the Colombian cartels, it was newsworthy in such a prominent publication, that a plane […]

  • Mother Earth’s Plea: a poem by Melissa Augustine [audio]
    May 18, 2014, by From the Margins

    Fredericton – The Conservation Council of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Federation of Woodlot Owners organized a rally to oppose the backroom forestry deal between JD Irving and the […]