Saltwater Songs with Catherine MacLellan, Rachel Beck, Tim Chaisson

When: Saturday, 24 October, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Where: Fredericton Playhouse

Three dynamic musicians bring a fresh set of island music to Fredericton with Saltwater Songs. Inspired by Prince Edward Island, the music of the show was designed to reflect and celebrate the diversity of people, cultures, and talent on the island. With celebrated Canadian folk music performer Catherin MacLellan, the hauntingly talented singer-songwriter Rachel Beck, and Tim Chaison (of The East Pointers fame), the show promises to be a showcase of some of PEI’s best talent. This is a show that can’t be missed. Prices are regular $34, $31 for members, and $17 for students, plus applicable taxes. Tickets must be purchased by phone or in person at the Playhouse.

Hindsight: 2020 Diploma Exhibition

When: Sept. 26 – Oct. 11, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. every day

Where: King’s Landing

Reflecting on 2020 and the work accomplished this year, Hindsight invites viewers to celebrate the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design’s class of 2020 and everything they achieved during the 2020 school year. These students deserve a way to celebrate their work and their successes, and this multidisciplinary exhibition is the perfect opportunity. 

Symphony New Brunswick presents Camerata NB: Summer Roses

When: Saturday, 3 October, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Where: Fredericton Playhouse

Featuring guest conductor Martin MacDonald, along with acclaimed soloists such as Christie Goodwin, Karin Aurell, and Joël Cormier, Summer Roses promises to be a stunning homage to the end of summer. The concert integrates traditional Mi’kmaq songs into a symphony performance. When has anyone ever had the opportunity to mix Mi’kmaq songs with Mozart’s symphonies? This unique performance runs only for one night. Tickets are regular $36.52, and $8.70 for students, plus tax. (Again, ticket reservations for the Playhouse may only be made over the phone or at the box office.)

Soirée d’humour et d’improvisation (A Night of Comedy and Humour)

When: 1 October, 2020 – 7:30 p.m.

Where: Centre Communautaire Sainte-Anne

Acadian comedians André Roy, Luc LeBlanc, Samuel Chiasson, Bass Levesque (and a specially anticipated surprise guest!), will be the first ones to light up the stage at the CCSA since last February. This interactive night of comedy is available for viewing both in person and online, with audience participation available for both options! Any fans of Saturday Night Live or Whose Line is It Anyway? are sure to be entertained by this phenomenal performance. Tickets are available at the Centre Communautaire Sainte-Anne and online for only $35.

Harvest Home Celebration

When: Oct. 3 – 4, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: King’s Landing

Celebrate alongside living New Brunswick history as the harvest begins at King’s Landing! The harvest is the most important time of year for the villagers of King’s Landing, and they’ve been more than kind enough to invite everyone along for the ride. The celebration promises fun, food, games, and learning!