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Maritime Home Brew Challenge

Presented by The Gahan House The Gahan House has expanded across the Maritimes, and to celebrate th [ ... ]

Al-Anon Day

District 10 Al-Anon Family Groups will be having a Al-Anon Day featuring a spiritual speaker on Octo [ ... ]

Dance partners

Dance partners
Holland College signs agreement with Boston Conservatory

Holland College has signed an agreement with Boston Conservatory at Berklee that provides up to 44 credits to graduates from Holland College’s two-year Dance Performance program when they enroll in the Conservatory’s Bachelor of Fine Arts Contemporary Dance Performance program, reducing the amount of time it will take students to complete
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50 years a union

50 years a union
IATSE Local 906 celebrates the anniversary this month

When the first Canadian tour of the musical Anne of Green Gables was to take place in 1967, Confederation Centre stagehands, including department heads, who had been mounting the show since 1964 in Charlottetetown, had to travel incognito as “advisors.” 

They had union status as members of the Sydney, Nova Scotia Local, but they lacked (by
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Mary and Judas

Mary and Judas
More casting announced for Jesus Christ Superstar

Casting has been announced for Jesus Christ Superstar at The Charlottetown Festival. The Adam Brazier-directed production will present his take on Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s legendary rock opera.

The 2018 cast is anchored by Festival newcomer Lee Siegel as Judas, with PEI’s Aaron Hastelow as Jesus Christ. Joining them as Mary Magdalene is
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Dial M for Megan

Dial M for Megan
Megan Watson to direct Dial M for Murder in North Rustico

Watermark Theatre has announce that Megan Watson has been hired to direct Dial “M” For Murder by Frederick Knott in the company’s 2018 summer season.

Originally from Ottawa, Ms. Watson is currently the Artistic Associate with The Grand Theatre in London, Ontario. She holds an MFA in directing from the University of Alberta and a BFA in
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Cruise winner

Cruise winner

Confederation Centre of the Arts has announced that long-time Centre supporter Lori Ronahan has won The Viking Cruise for the Arts Lottery. Ronahan and a guest will head off on an eight-day Danube or Rhine river cruise provided by Viking River Cruises Canada sometime this year. Ronahan’s name was drawn on December 21, 2017 at a sold-out Matt Andersen performance where she was in the audience. The
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Brielle wins lead

Brielle wins lead

Brielle Ansems cast in role for A Mood for the Misbegotten

Watermark Theatre has announced that Brielle Ansems has won the lead role of Josie Hogan in A Moon for the Misbegotten after a national audition search.

Raised in Montague, and currently living in Charlottetown, Brielle is a student at the Holland College School of Performing Arts Theatre Program. Her theatre experience includes The
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Love and marriage

Love and marriage
Harbourfront Players present Maggie’s Getting Married

The Harbourfront Players are onstage in Summerside this March with Maggie’s Getting Married. Written by Canadian playwright, Norm Foster, and directed by Marlane O’Brien, Maggie’s Getting Married is a comedy about love, family, and marriage.

Maggie’s Getting Married tells the story of the Duncan family getting ready for their daughter Maggie’s
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Into the Woods Jr.

Stephen Sondheim’s and James Lapine’s fairytale comes to life in an adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical, Into the Woods Jr. presented by The Guild Music Theatre School. Into the Woods Jr. features Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk) and the Witch in this retelling of Brothers Grimm fables.

The musical centers on a baker and his wife, who wish to have a child;
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Fresh Brewed Tales from the Coffee Bar

Fresh Brewed Tales from the Coffee Bar
A coffee date with Vagabond Productions

Are you a coffee addict? Then "Java Jive" down with Vagabond Productions between March 5–10 for their latest show, Fresh Brewed Tales from the Coffee Bar, by Henry Meyerson.

The show is a series of eleven short plays that showcase various situations that are only similar in one way — they all take place in a coffee shop. The scenes range from absurd to
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Skin Flick

Skin Flick
ACT mounts Norm Foster play at Watermark Theatre

Keir Malone loves a theatrical challenge, whether he’s learning to fence for his role as Laertes in Hamlet—which ACT (a community theatre) mounted in 2015—or figuring out how to present a show to the PEI public with, shall we say, delicate subject matter.

This coming April, ACT will stage Skin Flick, a flirty farce by Canadian playwright Norm
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On the Bright Side

Barra MacNeils come to Harbourfront with new album October 5
Harbourfront Theatre  The Barra M [ ... ]

The Thank You Canada Tour

Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir, Patrick Chan and more in Summerside November 15
Credit Union Place Canada [ ... ]

The Charlottetown Film Festival

October 12–14
City Cinema The Charlottetown Film Society, dedicated to supporting film culture on  [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Drawing the line

Profile: Sandy Carruthers by Jane Ledwell Retired for a year now after twenty-five years teaching  [ ... ]

Filmworks Summerside

Film series is back for 7th season Filmworks Summerside opens for their 7th season on September 12  [ ... ]

An Island wish

On August 23, 4 year old Cooper Coughlin will arrive on Prince Edward Island soil for a once in a li [ ... ]