The Annual General Meeting of the CTC will take place on Tuesday March 28th at 7:30 in the Ondaatje room of the Chester Playhouse.  Please note the following changes to the By Laws will be introduced and voted on by the membership: Proposed Changes to the Bylaws of the Chester Theatre Council Society    ...

Ian Ianes is an accomplished singer/songwriter with a soul/jazzy bent. His latest CD Yes Man is a confident, soulful record that creatively mixes Janes’ deepest influences and experiences. The album is a mix of singularly written songs and collaborations with other great writers from Los Angeles (Andy Stochansky, Jamie Hartman), Nashville (Byron Hill, Daryl Burgess) and ...

Two fabulous up and coming bands with great local musicians will perform on Sat June 10th starting at 7:30  Brothers Band Over the last six months, BROTHERS has taken the city of Halifax by storm – quickly climbing the performance ladder with energetic and captivating performances while providing listeners with a new style that is sure ...

Join us for one of the best Nova Scotian Musicians touring today Ben Caplan on Saturday June 17th at 7:30 Inspired in part by Eastern European and Jewish folk traditions, Ben Caplan mixes older musical sensibilities with his own soul, straight from his hairy heart. Lyrically, you’ve not heard the like before. Often edgy and ...

We are very pleased to welcome back Port Cites on Sat June 24th at 7:30   The spellbinding chemistry of Port Cities is built on masterful songwriting, skillfully crafted arrangements, and the powerful electricity between the three voices at its helm. The band surfaced as a result of genuine connection and a profound shared belief ...

  Ariana Nasr loves music.  And she is not afraid to show it.  Whether she is singing Édith Piaf, an Italian art song or a jazz standard, she will give you everything she’s got (and sometimes more).  In 2015 Ariana developed a full-​blown spectacle en français featuring the music of the world-​renowned French singer, Édith ...

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Pre registration for the After School Acting programs will take place at the Playhouse on march 1st at 6:00 pm All of the information can be found ...

March 2, 2017 Lisa Gleave to join the Chester Playhouse as General Manager The Board of Directors of Chester Playhouse is pleased to announce that Lisa Gleave will become its new General Manager effective April 3, 2017. She takes over from Erick Bickerdike who has managed the Playhouse for the last 13 years. Lisa is ...