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5th Etsy Made In Canada Day

On September 29 there will be pop up markets organized by local Etsy sellers taking place in dozens  [ ... ]

Birding classic

Bennett Fall Birding Classic returns on September 29 Each autumn for the last 23 years, Island Natu [ ... ]

On the Road

 On the Road
Cast announced for Dutch Mason blues musical

The world premiere of On the Road with Dutch Mason will open at The 2018 Charlottetown Festival at Confederation Centre on June 30, with Islander John Connolly in the role of Dutch Mason, Canada’s “Prime Minister of the Blues.”

After a slew of auditions this winter, Artistic Director Adam Brazier said it was a no-brainer to choose Connolly to play Dutch

Theatre Production Mentorships Program

CreativePEI is partnering with PEI theatres and festivals to offer the Theatre Production Mentorships Program again this year. The program helps emerging theatre production workers — in areas like stage management, lighting, sound, wardrobe and administration — get their first professional experience under the watchful eye of top industry mentors. Participating organizations are:

The Guild Presents: The PEI Pay-What-You Can Theatre Festival

The second annual The Guild Presents: The PEI Pay-What-You-Can Theatre Festival (PPTF)will offer Islanders another evening of short comedies by David Ives, family-friendly lunchtime improv, and a duo of interactive play readings. The 2018 PPTF will be on stage at the The Guild from February 23 through March 3. 

The cast and creative team includes Adam Brazier,

Jesse Inman resigns as CEO of Confederation Centre

Jesse Inman resigns as CEO of Confederation Centre

Confederation Centre of the Arts has announced that CEO Jessie Inman is resigning to pursue educational opportunities and spend more time with family.

“It has been a real pleasure and honour to be CEO at the Centre and this has been a very difficult decision,” says Inman. She goes on to say, “We have such wonderful dedicated staff and I’ve enjoyed leading the organization and working with

Call for submissions at Watermark Theatre

Watermark Theatre Mentorship Project continues to train young theatre artists headed for careers in the theatre. This season, experienced professionals will train interns in the following departments: stage management, scenic art/properties, wardrobe, carpentry/tech, and arts administration.

Five internships are available in: Stage Management or Carpentry/ Tech or Wardrobe or Props/Scenic Art or

Spring Stars Concert

Spring Stars Concert

The Judy MacLean Dancers are busy preparing their dance routines at Birchwood Elementary School for the upcoming Spring Stars Concert in aid of the QEH. This will be the 9th Annual fundraising event with proceeds to the QEH/Eastlink Telethon which is held in late May. More concert details TBA. 

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New Gilbert Blythe

New Gilbert Blythe
J. J. Gerber is the latest actor to meet up with Anne

J. J. Gerber is the next actor to play Avonlea’s Gilbert Blythe in The 2018 Charlottetown Festival production of Anne of Green Gables: The Musical™.

“I grew up enjoying this story with my sister and Gilbert was always my favourite,” says Gerber. “When I heard that I would be getting a chance to play Gilbert I called her and we both couldn’t

House Mix

House Mix
Toronto Dance Theatre celebrates work of Christopher House

On January 20, Toronto Dance Theatre’s House Mix will celebrate the past, present, and future of Christopher House, one of Canada’s finest choreographers.

Traditional dancers are trained to a degree of obedience, similar to athletes who train in a particular sport. Contemporary dancers differ slightly in that while perfecting their skills,

ACT Auditions

ACT (a community theatre) is holding auditions on January 6 for Skin Flick, a Norm Foster comedy that will hit the stage in April. This show features three men and two women, with all roles being close to equal size. The roles as written range from 20-50. Auditioners are welcome (but not required) to prepare a short comedic monologue, though all will be asked to read selections from the script.

The Murray Players

The Murray Players presented their production of the melodrama The Plight Before Christmas, by Fred J Cusick and Diane Moore, at the Murray River Community Hall in late November. This play is a spoof on Dickens; Scrooge set in El Paso Texas in the latter part of the 1800s. The three performances were well received by the audiences and their generosity enabled us to make a contribution of $130 to

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September 25
North Shore Community Centre The Rural Municipality of North Shore will present the Lat [ ... ]

The Thank You Canada Tour

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


October 26–November 1
City Cinema 14A, coarse language, violence, disturbing content
Dir: Spik [ ... ]

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 [ ... ]