Scotiabank Newcomers Program

WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBOURHOOD!

The Chester Playhouse welcomes newcomers to Canada with the opportunity to enjoy live music, theatre, comedy and more with our Scotiabank Newcomers Program.

 

Thanks to support from Scotiabank, the Chester Playhouse is offering two unique programs for people who have recently arrived in Canada. The Scotiabank Newcomers Subscription Package offers newcomers the chance to attend Chester Playhouse events for free. The Scotiabank Newcomers Youth Program Scholarship gives youth the opportunity to participate in our summer theatre school programs for free.


The Scotiabank Newcomers Subscription Package:

As a subscriber, you will receive 1 (one) free ticket to all events presented by the Chester Playhouse. 

 

How to Apply:

  • This program is for newcomers to Canada who have immigrated within the last three years (2019-2022).

  • There is no cost to participate.

  • An individual may include other members of their family (or household) in their application, so one person can book tickets for the group.

  • To apply to this program, complete the online form here: Application Form

  • Once approved, you will receive directions for how you can book tickets. 

  • The program lasts one year but can be renewed. 

  • Subscribers do not need to attend every event.

  • Tickets are for subscriber use only; they may not be given to someone else to use.

  • You will be invited to a celebration following each year of the program!

  • This is a new program, and we want to make sure it meets your needs.  If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact us at info@chesterplayhouse, or call (902) 275 3933. 

 

You can learn about upcoming events at this link. This list is updated every few months, as new events are announced. 

You can also sign up for our weekly email newsletter and be the first to learn about new events, special offers, and more.

 

The Scotiabank Newcomers Youth Program Scholarship:

By joining this program, you will receive full scholarship to any Chester Playhouse Summer Youth program for youth aged 7-18. Our youth theatre programs run throughout the summer and teach performance skills, build confidence, self-esteem, language skills, and more. 

 

How to Apply:

  • This program is for newcomers to Canada who have immigrated within the last three years (2019-2022).

  • There is no cost to participate.  

  • Parents should apply for their children early, as these programs fill up quickly.  

  • To enroll a child, please complete the online form here: Application Form

  • Parents may enroll more than one child. Please complete a separate form for each child.  

  • Once this form is complete, our team will contact you about registering for a summer youth program.  

  • This program runs for one year, but can be renewed. 

  • Scholarships may not be used by anyone other than the registered child. 

  • Participants will be invited to a celebration following each year of the program!

  • This is a new program, and we want to make sure it meets your needs.  If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact us at info@chesterplayhouse, or call (902) 275 3933.

 

Summer Youth Programs are announced in the spring. You can learn about upcoming youth programs events at this link.

You can also sign up for our weekly email newsletter and be the first to learn about youth programs, new events, special offers, and more. 

 

We look forward to welcoming you to our community, and to the Chester Playhouse! 

 

 

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