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Louisbourg Playhouse

11 Aberdeen St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1A2, Canada
+1 902-733-2996
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Fun in the playhouse

We had tickets to the Louisbourg Playhouse. Two famous people from Nova Scotia were going to sing... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
Enjoyed a great night of music here by Lyrics and Laughter

This is a replica of the Globe Theatre in London, built by Disney for a movie set and moved from... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
dickanddoug
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  • Average4%
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11 Aberdeen St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had tickets to the Louisbourg Playhouse. Two famous people from Nova Scotia were going to sing some neat songs. We had seats at the second row and we had a great view. We had no problems finding a parking. This playhouse was quite attractive...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a replica of the Globe Theatre in London, built by Disney for a movie set and moved from the Louisbourg Fortress to town many years ago. It is comfortable and intimate inside with excellent acoustics, a fine venue for theatre and music. We...More

Thank dickanddoug
Reviewed 3 October 2017

After a long day at the Fortress, we had a great dinner at the Lobster Kettle, then attended a performance of the Cape Breton Stomp at the Playhouse. The Playhouse is a movie replica of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and the Stomp is a lively mix...More

Thank StillAqua
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the Louisbourg Playhouse twice on a recent trip to the town. We heard Colin Grant and Jason Kemp in a performance of Cape Breton and a Funeral, which was a wonderful set of songs and comedy. Colin is an exceptional fiddler, and Jason...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I would recommend this for everyone! The music was awesome and had tea and oatcakes at intermission which is now my favourite food

Thank Tina F
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I have to admit, I'm not "cultured" enough to typically enjoy concerts showcasing local music but upon the suggestion of our B&B's owner, we decided to get tickets for the Keltic Drive's last show at the Playhouse for the season. The tickets were so reasonably...More

Thank Karman T
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We went to hear great music two nights in a row with different shows each night. The intimate venue and excellent sound made for a great evening. Highly recommended. Check out the shows when in Louisbourg.

Thank vonhouston
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The Keltic band is wrapping up their third summer season. They are truly superb musicians with a broad repertory and immense musical skills. They perform nightly for an audience of 50-75. It's a shame more people aren't exposed to their music.

Thank Ernie B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

When travelling in different provinces, I always try to find some local concerts, as I like not only to know nature and history of the places I visit, but also the cultural side. Keltic Drive is the performance of 4 musicians playing several instrument each....More

Thank CanadianTraveller159
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

If only someone had told the sound engineer that Mick Jagger wasn't playing to Wrigley field AND TURNED THE SOUND DOWN. Lovely, intimate theater, and good performers who performed some different Celtic styles, friendly front end staff. Heartfelt song about leaving Nova Scotia reverberated through...More

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