Gabriel Iglesias Coming to Harbour Station

Gabriel Iglesias Coming to Harbour Station

Gabriel Iglesias rolls into Saint John’s Harbour Station with his Fluffy Breaks Even tour on Thursday October 20th, 2016. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday August 19th at 10 am. Tickets range in price from $72.50 for P1 to $92.50 for Gold Circle tickets. There are also two VIP packages available, […]

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Words on Water welcomes Authors Josh O’Kane & Zev Bagel

Words on Water welcomes Authors Josh O’Kane & Zev Bagel

Lovers of words and music will not want to miss Words on Water’s next event at the Rodd Miramichi River Hotel on Tuesday August 9th. Two new books by New Brunswick authors, Josh O’Kane and Zev Bagel, will be featured along with a live musical performance and an Open Mic reading. Doors will open at […]

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Book Review: “Aftershock” by Janet Maybee

Book Review: “Aftershock” by Janet Maybee

Aftershock, a 2015 book published by Nimbus is an essential read for those interested in the Halifax Explosion of December 6th, 1917. It was on this date that one of the biggest explosions up to that time in North America occurred in Halifax harbour killing thousands and leaving many more injured and scarred for life.

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The Playhouse Spotlight Series Suits Every Taste

The Playhouse Spotlight Series Suits Every Taste

Earlier this summer the Fredericton Playhouse announced their 2016-2017 Spotlight Series, which will see 31 of the most exciting artists touring today grace their stage from September to May. Playhouse Executive Director, Tim Yerxa released the following statement about the upcoming series: The Spotlight Series is our flagship program at the Playhouse. It’s the label […] Continue Reading

FEST FORWARD: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

FEST FORWARD: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

From November 18-20, 2016, the Charlotte Street Arts Centre in Fredericton will host the 6th annual emerging musician’s festival now known as FEST FORWARD, formally known as NB-ME. The festival shines a spotlight on the impressive, emerging music scene that’s growing in New Brunswick while providing a select group of emerging musicians with extensive professional […] Continue Reading

Celebrate Area 506 this Weekend!

Celebrate Area 506 this Weekend!

Get ready to celebrate the best of New Brunswick as Saint John’s Waterfront hosts Area 506‘s Inaugural New Brunswick Day Festival this weekend! Showcasing New Brunswick music, culture and goods in a unique shipping container village on the city’s long wharf; it’s about celebrating and shining a light on the entire province. Starting today, Friday […]

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59th Miramichi Folksong Festival July 31st – August 5th

59th Miramichi Folksong Festival July 31st – August 5th

by Susan Butler Tickets sales are brisk for the Miramichi Folksong Festival, with the closing Country Tribute Dinner/ Concert having completely sold out! Never in my 34 years as director of this festival have we sold out this far in advance. Set for Sunday July 31st to Friday August 5th, the 59th annual festival will […]

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Call For TNB General Auditions and Young Company Auditions

Call For TNB General Auditions and Young Company Auditions

Audition day 1: 08/23/2016 City: Halifax Artistic Director or casting person in attendance: Thomas Morgan Jones, Tania Breen Deadline to submit: 07/15/2016 Email applications to: info@tnb.nb.ca Contact name: Joanna Bryson Contact email: submissions@tnb.nb.ca Contact phone: 506-460-1381 Engager website: www.tnb.nb.ca Ethno-cultural mandate or ethno-cultural casting statement: Equity and diversity are factored into every casting decision at Theatre New Brunswick. We […] Continue Reading