About Th’YARC

Th’YARC (The Yarmouth Arts Regional Council) Playhouse and Arts Centre is the largest multi-function performance centre in Southwestern Nova Scotia. Th’YARC presents both professional and amateur productions, including dramas, comedies, and musicals. With a mandate to educate, entertain, and promote both the performing and visual arts in Southwestern Nova Scotia, the centre consists of a 325-soft seat theatre with fly tower, an art gallery, an artist studio, an etching studio, and a costume studio. It operates year-round with a staff of two and approximately 300 volunteers.

Th’YARC is available for many events, including weddings, fundraisers, meetings, and seminars, at reasonable rates. For more information, contact our Executive Director, Judy Snow at (902) 742-8150.

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Our Community

Located on the picturesque western shore of Nova Scotia, the town of Yarmouth is rich in both history and beautiful scenery. From sandy beaches to beautiful historic homes and buildings, Yarmouth will satisfy the explorer in everyone. Be sure to take in an event at Th'YARC Playhouse and Arts Centre, where you will discover a level of entertainment usually only found in larger cities.

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Policies & Regulations:

Regulations Governing the Use of the YARC Playhouse and Arts Centre (Th'YARC)

Th’YARC Board of Directors (March 2017-2018)

President Mitch Bonnar bonnar@tri-star.ca
Vice President Shari Surette sharisurette@eastlink.ca
Secretary Shari Surette sharisurette@eastlink.ca
Treasurer Susan Buchanan smoffice@ns.sympatico.ca
Director Robert Bojarski rccebojarski@bellaliant.net
Director Randall Carston eracer17@hotmail.com
Director David Harris recovery@eastlink.ca
Director Frank Anderson frank@riversidelobster.ca
Director Andy Nickerson nickerson@njflaw.ca
Executive Director Judy Snow yarc@bellaliant.com