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Celebrate the Day

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Drop by any time between 12 & 5 PM, and you’ll get to enjoy cake and refreshments AND get 40% off tickets in-person at our Harbourfront Theatre Box Office for select summer/fall presentations going on sale that day, including SEARCHING FOR ABEGWEIT: The Island Songs & Stories of Lennie Gallant.

(Please note: Special deals offered for World Theatre Day will only be available from 12-5 PM in-person at Box Office on March 27th. Box Office phone sales will not be available that day, and World Theatre Day deals cannot be accessed online or through TicketPro Toll-Free.) 

Also as part of the day’s celebrations, guests will have the opportunity to take a theatre tour to learn more about Harbourfront’s history and the history of theatre in general. Tours will be offered at 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:30 PM, & 4:30 PM.

We hope to see you there! To learn what shows will be eligible for the 40% World Theatre Day in-person Box Office discount, be sure to subscribe to our e-news. We’ll send an email to all our subscribers that morning with the show announcements.

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PEI Professional Theatre Network

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PEI Theatre is the Guild, Harbourfront Theatre,
Confederation Centre for the Arts,
Watermark Theatre, and Victoria Playhouse
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Banjo Stand-up Bass Mandolin Dobro Fiddle Bluegrass Jamboree

SATURDAY, MARCH 23RD, 7:00 PM at the Harbourfront Theatre All Seats: $23.50 (fees included)

20th Annual Bluegrass Old Country Jamboree
Sponsored by Atlantic Equipment Repair

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Join us for the 2oth Annual Bluegrass Old Country Jamboree featuring Danny Paisley & The Southern Grass, The Bluegrass Brothers, and PEI’s own Joe Casey & Westwind. The Master of Ceremonies for the night will be Marilyn Singer.

About Danny Paisley & The Southern Grass:
Virginia-based Danny Paisley and the Southern Grass play powerful, unadorned, and intense traditional bluegrass. There is no hybrid or genre-bending music here. Their combination of instrumentation and vocals convey the energy and emotion of classic bluegrass and country music. Danny’s lead vocals will captivate your senses, so much so that many prominent musicians, including Alison Krauss, have considered Danny as one of their favorite singers.

About The Bluegrass Brothers:
Nominees for Instrumental Group of the year at the 2017 SPBGMA Awards. The Virgina-based band consists of Jamie Sparks (banjo), Donald Dowdy (mandolin), Victor Dowdy (bass), & Chris Hart (dobro). The band performs the traditional bluegrass music they grew up with.

Weekend Packages Available through Quality Inn:
Package includes 2 nights accommodations and 2 tickets for Saturday’s show at the Harbourfront Theatre.

Call the Quality Inn Garden of the Gulf (902-436-2295 or 800-265-5551) to book your accommodations for a weekend filled with excellent music!

Please note: There will be a 7 PM open mic at the Quality Inn on Friday, March 22nd.

PEI Professional Theatre Network

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PEI Theatre is the Guild, Harbourfront Theatre,
Confederation Centre for the Arts,
Watermark Theatre, and Victoria Playhouse

The Dark Side (Note for Note)

SATURDAY, MARCH 16TH, 7:30 PM at the Harbourfront Theatre
All Seats: $48.50 tax & fees included

Jeff Parry Promotions & Greatest Albums Live Present
THE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE
Performing Dark Side of the Moon & Greatest Hits
TWO ALBUMS  //  ONE NIGHT  //  NOTE FOR NOTE

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Jeff Parry Promotions and Greatest Albums Live (GAL) are back with their next presentation of legendary rock albums brought to life on stage. Following the great reception of Led Zeppelin IV and AC/DC’s Back in Black, GAL brings you an all new show featuring the talents of The Pink Floyd Experience.

GAL will tackle their eighth studio album, Dark Side of the Moon, released on 1 March 1973. It built on ideas explored in Pink Floyd’s earlier recordings and performances. In addition to Dark Side of the Moon, all of Pink Floyd’s greatest hits are performed live, including favorites like ‘Have a Cigar’, ‘Learning To Fly’, ‘Comfortable Numb’, ‘Run Like Hell’ and many rarities not often heard live. Without question, Pink Floyd remains one of the most influential rock bands of all time.

You memorized the records, you know the songs, now experience them in this unique concert experience LIVE… ONE NIGHT, FRONT TO BACK from our world-class band. Led by PFX’s frontman Tom Quinn, along with six outstanding musicians, PFX’s heartfelt and passionate recreation of Dark Side of the Moon will not disappoint.

Every note has been poured over with excruciating detail, no riff left un-played, no sound left uncaptured. Celebrate some of the greatest rock and roll songs ever written and don’t miss this unique and unforgettable concert experience!

The Guild, Watermark Theatre, Harbourfront Theatre, Confederation Centre for the Arts, and Victoria Theatre.

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Sponsor a Seat

SPONSOR A SEAT

Theatre Seat Sponsorship Campaign:

Make a Difference. Leave a Lasting Legacy.

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Harbourfront Theatre has woven a rich history of arts and entertainment into the community and has much to be proud of over the last two decades. Looking ahead there are so many experiences yet to be had, so much untapped talent just around the corner, and so many artists, emerging and renowned across this country and beyond yet to invite to the stage. But we cannot and do not continue in our mission of expanding the cultural opportunities available to residents and visitors of our community without your support.

Therefore, friends of Harbourfront Theatre have embarked on a Seat Sponsorship Campaign to help ensure a strong future for our theatre. Seat Sponsorships play an important role in the continued preservation of Harbourfront Theatre where every dollar makes a difference.

Sponsorship Levels & Benefits

$1500 Level:

  • Nameplate on seat with inscription of your choice
  • Recognition in website and house programmes as applicable
  • Pre-sale ticket opportunities whenever possible
  • Theatre credit for $500, redeemable for tickets.

$1000 Level:

  • Nameplate on seat with inscription of your choice
  • Pre-sale ticket opportunities whenever possible

For more information about sponsoring a seat, contact Kieran Keller (kieran@harbourfronttheatre.com) or Mary Dennis (mary@harbourfronttheatre.com) by email or by phone at 902-888-2787.

Download an info packet about the Harbourfront Theatre Sponsorship Campaign here.

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BUY TICKETS NOW!

MARCH 1, 2, 8, & 9, 7:30 PM at the Harbourfront Theatre
MARCH 10, 2:00 PM
All Seats: $20.00 (tax & fees included)

The Harbourfront Players in:
Rumors
by Neil Simon

Directed by Marlane O’Brien

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At a large, tastefully-appointed Sneden’s Landing townhouse, the Deputy Mayor of New York has just “accidentally” shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of FARCE. Gathering for their tenth wedding anniversary, the host lies bleeding in the other room, and his wife is nowhere in sight. His lawyer Ken and Ken’s wife, Chris, must get “the story” straight before the other guests arrive. As the confusions and mis-communications mount, the evening spins off into classic farcical hilarity.

While this play is a farce, there are mature themes and occasional off-colour language. Not recommended for small children. “PG13” – parents use discretion.

Try Something New

This Spring: TRY SOMETHING NEW with a 3-in-1 Package 

Package Price: $75 regular | $50 student (19 yrs & under)
Tax & Fees Included in All Prices. 

Three Shows by Three Critically-Acclaimed Creators. 
Three Experiences for One Price at the Harbourfront Theatre.

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Apr. 24 – RUBBERBANDance: Vic’s Mix (Dance)
May 5 – Rebecca Perry: From Judy to Bette (Theatre/Music)
May 8 – Chase Padgett: Nashville Hurricane (Theatre/Music)

Want to try just one of these shows? Tickets are $32 (regular) & $22 (student), tax & fees included.

RUBBERBANDance: Vic’s Mix (April 24)

With both humorous and serious moments, Vic’s Mix is a kind of “best of” creation spanning the immense creative territory explored by nationally-awarded choreographer Victor Quijada. RUBBERBANDance Group is characterised by its innovation, its significant contribution in dance, and for its role in the development of a new style inspired by break-dancing, classical ballet, and dance theatre. Learn more.

Rebecca Perry: From Judy to Bette (May 5)

Judy Garland, Bette Davis, Lucille Ball and Betty Hutton: trailblazers who refused to be “just another ingénue” during the golden age of cinema. Critically-acclaimed Toronto creator and performer Rebecca Perry takes to the stage for an evening of scandalous headlines & marvellous melodies to take a look at the lives of the ladies who broke convention and started something bigger than even they knew. Learn more. 

Chase Padgett: Nashville Hurricane (May 8)

40 years ago, a mysterious acoustic guitarist appeared from nowhere, conquered the music industry, and vanished without a trace…until now. Chase Padgett becomes a manager, a mother, a mentor, and the guitar prodigy himself as each one tells their side of the rise, demise, and resurrection of the best damn guitar player you’ve never heard of: the Nashville Hurricane. Learn More.