Tag Archives: Bouctouche

1813 – Recruiting Acadians

Seventy actors and choristers have created a collective piece of theatre which explores the recruitment of the Acadians during the War of 1812. The bilingual program consists of four original short plays created for this event interspersed with music by the Choeur Neil Michaud singing both traditional Acadian folksongs and military songs of the period.… Continue Reading

Opera Così fan tutte by the Jeunesses Musicales du Canada to Tour NB

The opera Così fan tutte performed by the Jeunesses Musicales du Canada (JMC) will make eight stops in New Brunswick this November and December in Dalhousie, Caraquet, Bathurst, Miramichi, Bouctouche, Moncton, Fredericton and Edmundston. Composed by Mozart, this light comic opera will bring delight to all. About Così fan tutte… This year, JMC has decided… Continue Reading

2011 Bouctouche Music Fest

The town of Bouctouche will be taken over by a country wave this summer. The Bouctouche Country Show will rock the town on Saturday July 23, starring none other than American country star Daryle Singletary along with the legendary Famille Daraîche from Québec. Paul Dwayne who will be launching his much anticipated new album on… Continue Reading

East Shore Country Summer Kick-Off

Bouctouche is the place to kick off summer, country style, June 24 to 26 for the East Shore Country Summer Kick-Off: the largest weekend long country concert event in New Brunswick starring Joe Diffie! More than 22 bands will take the stage during the huge three day concert event featuring stars such as Ronnie Bowman… Continue Reading

La Sagouine Charms Toronto!

La Sagouine, a play featuring one of Acadia’s most famous characters, was recently featured at Toronto’s Pleaides Theatre and enjoyed great success. Penned by Antonine Maillet, La Sagouine is portrayed by Viola Léger who embodies completely this 72 year old shrewd Acadian washerwoman. She presented a series of monologues in front of a Toronto audience… Continue Reading

Le Pays de la Sagouine Launches 2010 Program

Le Pays de la Sagouine is proud to present its 2010 Season. Starting on Sunday, June 20th, the population is invited to join in this Acadian celebration! Not to miss this year: the dinner theatre La Sagouine will be presented in English. On Saturday July 24th, mark your calendar because legendary Acadian band, 1755, will… Continue Reading

Bouctouche lends a helping hand to Haiti

Le Pays de la Sagouine, in collaboration with the Town of Bouctouche and the Bouctouche Rotary Club, is organizing a spaghetti supper to help Haiti on Sunday January 31st, from 4 pm to 7 pm, at L’Ordre du Bon Temps restaurant at Le Pays de la Sagouine in Bouctouche. “The idea came from employees that… Continue Reading