Category Archives: Saint John

Culture Days are Here!

Culture Days are finally here! New Brunswickers are ready to celebrate arts and culture! Celebrations begin today and take place throughout the weekend. Culture Days 2013 is a Canada-wide celebration of arts and culture. Fun for everyone New Brunswickers will have the opportunity to take in collective creations, dance and percussion workshops, behind the scene… Continue Reading

Jessica Rhaye on Tour in Maritimes

Promoting her new album, Far Gone Lullabies (Fontana North) set for release October 1st, New Brunswick folk-pop singer-songwriter Jessica Rhaye will perform throughout the Maritimes from October 17th to the 30th. Upcoming performances: October 17th – in Saint John at Theatre Louis Vermeersch, Symphonic Unisson Centre, Samual de Champlain with Thom Swift, Lina Boudreau and Pascal… Continue Reading

Gordon Lightfoot Endorses NB Musician’s Song

Gordon Lightfoot has endorsed a tribute music video and song written and performed by New Brunswick songwriter Don Coleman. The song “Gordon” not only pays homage to Lightfoot with tongue in cheek lyrics and references to Lightfoot lyrics and some of his favourite pastimes when he was a young man in Orillia, but also touches… Continue Reading

Reba Coming to Saint John

evenko and Live Nation proudly present country music superstar, Reba in concert with three Maritime performances this October, including Harbour Station in Saint John, NB on Friday, October 18th. Special guest is Canadian country musician, Gord Bamford. With a career that has produced over 56 million in worldwide album sales; 64 Top 10 hits; the #1… Continue Reading

Culture Days Countdown Begins

Culture Days Countdown is On! The countdown is on to Culture Days 2013, a Canada-wide celebration of arts and culture! The New Brunswick Culture Days Committee will hold a Celebration Launch on Saturday August 17th from 1 to 3 pm at Kings Landing Historical Settlement in order to build up the momentum towards Culture Days.… Continue Reading

TNB Seeks New Brunswick Theatre Artists

Theatre New Brunswick (TNB) will be holding general and season auditions for the 2013-2014 productions Private Lives, Miracle on 34th Street, The Net: A tragedy of the sea, Red and TNB Young Company auditions for Wally Finds His Inner Bear and God’s Middle Name in Fredericton on June 8, 10 am – 5 pm at… Continue Reading

TNB Unveils 2013-2014 Season

Subscriptions are on sale now for Theatre New Brunswick’s (TNB) 2013-2014 season including a classic comedy, a holiday family favourite, contemporary drama and Broadway’s “perfect musical.” Caleb Marshall announced his fifth season as TNB Artistic Producer on Thursday evening, May 2nd. “Extraordinary theatre begins at home,” says Marshall. “By sharing in TNB’s season audiences will… Continue Reading

Writers’ Federation presents WordsSpring in Kennebecasis Valley

Lovers of all things literary are sure to love WordsSpring, a three-day event featuring book launches, a writing workshop, panel discussion and open mic brunch. Presented by the Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick (WFNB), this semi-annual gathering will be held in the Kennebecasis Valley May 10-12. WordsSpring leads off with book launches at the Shadow… Continue Reading

Forum on the Professional Status of Artists

The artist’s profession is not very well recognized or well supported in New Brunswick. In order to deal with some of the challenges artists face and to set the stage for the work of the Premier’s Committee on the Status of the Artist, due to begin in August 2013, the Association acadienne des artistes professionnel.le.s… Continue Reading

Celebrate Spring with Beethoven and Symphony NB

What better harbinger of spring than Beethoven! The storm, the thunder, the flashes of lightning, the shepherd and his love: it’s all here in Beethoven’s 6th Symphony called the Pastoral. Inspired by the German composer’s love of nature and his daily walks through the countryside, this well-known piece will be performed by Symphony New Brunswick,… Continue Reading