This Week at The Fredericton Playhouse

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Experience More! presents

Film Screening: Twenty Feet from Stardom

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we’ve had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now. Starring Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer. In partnership with NB Filmmakers’ Co-operative. (In association with Darlene Love; The Christmas Special, November 24 at the Fredericton Playhouse)

Film Screening: Twenty Feet from Stardom |  November 17, 2015 | 7:30pm | No charge

 

Paquin Entertainment presents

BubbleGuppies-300x203Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock

What time is it? It’s time for Bubble Guppies! Jump into a bubbly world of learning and laughter with Nickelodeon’s Bubble Guppies Live!

Ready to Rock. Koba Entertainment is making waves with its much-anticipated theatrical tour starring the most lovable guppy friends!

Put on your water-wings and dive in to a swimsational musical underwater adventure! The Bubble Guppies are getting ready to rock n’ roll with some totally fin-tastic tunes, but when a special band member goes missing, the show can’t go on! With help from Mr. Grouper and giggly little fish, Molly, Gil, and the whole gang embark on a musical expedition as they search every corner of their bubbly world for their friend!

Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock | November 18, 2015 | 3:30pm & 6:30pm | Buy Tickets

 

Spotlight Series presents

6.JudgementOfParis-1024x819Tom Allen’s The Judgement of Paris

Written by radio host, symphony orchestra consultant, author and musician Tom Allen, The Judgment of Paris combines cabaret, history and storytelling with timeless music by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel, as well as original songs by the performers. Set during the rise of the First World War, you’re invited to follow along as musical revolutionary Debussy and his one-time follower Ravel compete for the love of their proud, fickle, darling Paris. The Judgment of Paris is new and old, heroic and tragic, historical and fictional.

Tom Allen’s The Judgement of Paris | November 19, 2015 | 7:30pm | Buy Tickets

 

Spotlight Series presents

LBO_NYE2014-456-1Lemon Bucket Orkestra

Sponsored by: TD & Picaroons Traditional Ales. The Lemon Bucket Orkestra is Canada’s only balkan-klezmer-gypsy-party-punk superband.

Born on the streets of Toronto as a busking band in 2010, the original quartet of guerilla-folk troubadours has grown to encompass 16 members and has toured all over the world. The group has been heralded as ground-breaking by international media, and has taken on a

number of creative performance projects. Full of unbridled energy, the Lemon Bucket Orkestra pulls audiences in with reworked Balkan and Eastern European folk songs spiked with a signature blend of funk, punk, psychedelia, blues, and swing.

Lemon Bucket Orkestra | November 20, 2015 | 7:30pm | Buy Tickets 

 

Spotlight Series presents

8.Wingfield-1024x681Wingfield Lost and Found

Sponsored by: Valley Graphics. The much beloved Wingfield series returns to the Fredericton Playhouse with the latest instalment, the insightful and hilarious Wingfield Lost and Found. Set in the midst of a record drought, the search is on to locate a new well on Wingfield Farm. Along the way, distractions abound: a high-tech cattle drive, a battle with yellow jackets, a feud with a red-tailed hawk and a well driller who is all too happy to perforate the ground at forty dollars a foot. Is it the end of farming for Walt and Maggie, or can the precious liquid be found? More than an environmental comedy, Wingfield Lost and Found is a whimsical reminder that searching can turn up more than what is lost and teach us the value of more than what is found.

Wingfield Lost and Found | November 21, 2015 | 7:30pm & November 22, 2pm | Buy Tickets

 

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