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Louisbourg Playhouse

11 Aberdeen St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1A2, Canada
+1 902-733-2996
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Amazing!!

I would recommend this for everyone! The music was awesome and had tea and oatcakes at intermission... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tina F
Amazing concert!

I have to admit, I'm not "cultured" enough to typically enjoy concerts showcasing local music but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karman T
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Calgary, Canada
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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LOCATION
11 Aberdeen St, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C 1A2, Canada
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+1 902-733-2996
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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

Thank thunderingfox
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is a unique octoganal venue. It is very intimate and folksy. Very charming. The only issue is that no all seats are entirely in front of the stage. Some are a bit behind it. Keltic Drive played and they are great.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. The group Keltic Drive was really good and talented. We liked the variety and humor. These musicians have great credentials and we'll worth the time and money. We wished for an earlier start time. We left the fort at 5:30...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing time visiting with friends in Louisbourg. What a hidden gem of a village. Lots of amazing historical things to see within walking distance- the fortress, the lighthouse, the rail museum and of course the playhouse. The playhouse is quaint and intimate...More

Thank linda c
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were in Louisbourg for 2 nights and each night we went to the Playhouse. Musicians outstanding, theatre fun and intimate. Would highly recommend

Thank lourossgood
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