Monthly Archives: March 2015

New Concert Promoter Bringing Great Musicians to Miramichi

A new concert promoter is bringing in some fantastic talent to the Miramichi region. PEI’s Indie Rock Band, Paper Lions are performing this weekend at a local bar. And Eastern Canada’s premier rock band, Joel Plaskett Emergency, with special guest Mo Kenney are performing in April at a school theatre. Octopus House is a concert promotion… Continue Reading

Dive into the 3rd Season of Dance Festival de Danse–Miramichi

Following the success of the two previous editions that drew nearly a thousand participants, the stage is now set for the Festival de Danse Miramichi Dance Festival Season 3. This event joins French and English communities of Miramichi and elsewhere across the Atlantic provinces. The Festival will be held from March 12th to the 19th, 2015… Continue Reading

Cocaine Plane! Opens Tonight at the Black Box Theatre

One of the most incredible stranger-than-fiction crime dramas ever to unfold on Canadian soil is about to invade Fredericton theatre stages. It’s 1989 in Fredericton, and the sky is full of salsa music and failing engines. A plane carrying millions of dollars of cocaine has crash-landed outside city limits, and powerful members of the Colombian Medellin drug… Continue Reading

Tom Forrestall’s Tiny Egg Tempera Paintings at Gallery 78

Tom Forrestall is among Atlantic Canada’s best known artists. His works in egg tempera and watercolour are well recognised and widely collected. Gallery 78 in Fredericton has recently received a collection of the artist’s “miniatures”. These compact paintings are no less compelling for their small size. They exemplify Forrestall’s attention to detail and sense of… Continue Reading

Charlotte Street Arts Centre Birthday Bash!

To celebrate the Charlotte Street Arts Centre (CSAC) turning ten years old in 2015, CSAC is hosting a Birthday Bash on March 21st from 1-5 pm. Come to CSAC in Fredericton for music, art activities, historical tours, open studios and, of course — cake! Performances by Artemis Dance, Standford Irish Dance, the Next Folding Theatre Company, and much… Continue Reading