Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Upcoming events, productions and news at the Playhouse!

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SEPTEMBER 2018:

SEPTEMBER 25, 2018: BEST OF BANFF FILM FESTIVAL 

SHOWTIME 7PM. TICKETS AVAILABLE AT STRIDE & GLIDE SPORTS

SEPTEMBER 29,2018: GEOFF & THE NINJA PREMIERE

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE

Get Ninjafied with “Geoff and the Ninja” At the Prince George Playhouse. The premiere showing of the first 6 Episodes of the Telus funded mini series. The first of its kind in northern BC, featuring an almost all local cast and crew. Hosted by Comedian “Danial Chai and feature a Q and A with the Directors and Cast.

Co-created by Jeremy Abbott and Jonathan Chuby (from Picaroon Pictures) The comedic story about Geoff and his ridiculous, all-powerful roommate, the Ninja. After his girlfriend elopes with his embezzling boss, Geoff’s life is left in financial and emotional ruin. On the verge of losing his house, finding a roommate becomes his last resort. Ninja arrives and Geoff’s life will never be the same.

Come have a fun night with us as we Celebrate the release of Prince George’s first ever TV Show.

NOVEMBER 2018:

NOVEMBER 3, 2018: PGSO PRESENTS HIDE & SEEK

These concerts received rave reviews from audiences both young and old in 2017-2018. Join us for one or all of these fun-filled, educational concerts aimed at children ages 3 to 8.  Tickets available here.

NOVEMBER 16 & 17, 2018: BRETT KISSEL

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE

Brett Kissel – the CCMA Awards’ reigning Male Artist of the Year – has announced Part 2 of his “We Were That Song” tour.

Brett received the CIMA Road Gold Award for Part 1 of the Canadian tour earlier this year, which recognizes a high level of achievement during a touring period. Last month, Brett released his new single “Guitars and Gasoline” to country radio.

Watch the music video for the song here: https://youtu.be/mWeYcbK0wtw

“We Were That Song” Download/Stream: https://brettkissel.lnk.to/WEWERETHATSONG17

Country newcomer Dan Davidson, who joined Brett on the road for many of his tour dates earlier this year, will join Kissel again as a special guest on select dates on the tour.

JANUARY 2019:

JANUARY 12, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS STRING BEANS

These concerts received rave reviews from audiences both young and old in 2017-2018. Join us for one or all of these fun-filled, educational concerts aimed at children ages 3 to 8. Tickets available here

FEBRUARY 2019:

FEBRUARY 9, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS GERMAN MASTERS

Showtime : 7:30pm. We begin this concert with Canadian Composer Adam Hill’s 2010 composition After the Dawn Out Comes the Sun and end with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7. In between these two different pieces, we welcome Canadian Violinist Jasper Wood who will play Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. Mr. Wood has performed with many of North America’s finest orchestras, in cities such as Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Buffalo, and throughout Europe. He is also an Assistant Professor at UBC. Tickets available here

MARCH 2019:

MARCH 9, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS SEA STORIES

Showtime: 7:30pm. The PGSO is excited to present the World Premiere of the St. Roch Suite, composed by Vancouverite Thomas Beckman who plays regularly with the PGSO. The St. Roch Overture was written in celebration of the 90th anniversary of the launching of the RCMP schooner that travelled the waters of the North West Passage. Enjoy a stunning visual accompaniment created by the BC Maritime Museum and Exploration Place staff, a poetic narrative by Vancouver poet Jude Neil, and choral accompaniment by our own Nove Voce. Rounding out this unique presentation are three other sea-themed pieces: Selections from Water Music by Handel, Moldau by Smetana, and Pelleas and Melisande by Faure.

Tickets available here

APRIL 2019:

APRIL 13, 2019: COUNTRYSIDE DREAMS

Showtime: 7:30pm. Join us for Sibelius’ Finlandia, and Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8 and then welcome English- born, Vancouver-based flautist Roderick Seed who will perform the Mozart Flute Concerto. Roderick made his solo debut at Carnegie Hall in 2010. He is the winner of the Alexander &Buono International Flute Competition 2010, placed second in the London Concerto Competition and has won scholarships to the Royal Academy of Music in London and to the University of British Columbia. Tickets available here

APRIL 27, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS CAPTAIN KLEIN’S NEXT ADVENTURE

These concerts received rave reviews from audiences both young and old in 2017-2018. Join us for one or all of these fun-filled, educational concerts aimed at children ages 3 to 8. Tickets available here

MAY 11, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS ART OF THE DANCE

Showtime: 7:30pm. We end our Main Stage season with a selection of dances, perfect for a spring evening. Enjoy Lehar’s Merry Widow Waltz, Brahm’s Hungarian Dances, Marquez’ Danzon No. 2, Smetana’s Three Dance Episodes from Bartered Bride, and Strauss’ On the Beautiful Blue Danube. Also joining us for this evening will be the winner of the 2018-2019 Integris Youth Concerto Competition. Tickets available here

MAY 26, 2019: PGSO PRESENTS O SOLE TRIO

The PGSO and the Prince George Italian Club have once again teamed up to bring you an encore performance by O Sole Trio, a vibrant classical crossover ensemble featuring the lush voices of soprano Erin Shields and baritone Giuseppe Spoletini, as well as the versatile and virtuosic David Shenton on piano and violin. The trio has performed sold-out concerts at major venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, and all over the United States, Canada, and the UK. Tickets available here