ONSTAGE

Located in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, we are proud to present a wide range of live music, dance, and theatre events. Be sure to check back regularly to stay updated on all the exciting plays and more that are coming up at Th’YARC Playhouse and Arts Centre! Please note that events are subject to change.

 

Pink Floyd tribute
September 22nd, 7:30pm

Tickets $35.00  (Service Charges may apply)

Nova Scotia's ‘Momentary Lapse’ brings the audio and visual sensations of Pink Floyd to the stage, delivering favorite moments from classic Floyd albums: The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall, Momentary Lapse of Reason and the Division Bell. Momentary Lapse takes you on an authentic journey into the past of one of the world’s most timeless and iconic bands by recreating one of the most legendary live shows in rock history.

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Replay the beatles
September 28th, 7:30pm

Tickets $30.00  (Service Charges may apply)

Meet Replay:

They have performed and toured as professional musicians and studio session players since the early 70's and have performed all over Canada and internationally. REPLAY has played on the same stage with such outstanding acts as Hedley, Andre-Phillipe Gagnon, Sylvain Cossette, Laurence Jalbert, Martin Fontaine (of Elvis Story), LUBA, Terry Stokes, Hinder, Saving Abel, The Trews, State of Shock, Bowser and Blue, Stephen Kabakos (Elvis), and many others. In March 2012 they were honoured to be personally invited by the British Ambassador in Guatemala to attend the prestigious British Ball and perform during British Week at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Party, as well as at a pubic show with over 1800 screaming fans.

Since 2002, REPLAY has been Canada's most popular and authentic Beatles Tribute! No other Beatles tribute makes you feel the aura and magic of The Beatles like REPLAY! With Liverpudlian accents, unscripted banter, authentic costumes and instruments, you will feel you are watching John, Paul, George and Ringo!

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Love, Loss and what i wore
October 5th, 7:30pm

Tickets $15.00 each (Service Charges may apply)

A Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Research:

Love, Loss and What I Wore, is organized as a series of monologues and uses clothing and accessories and the memories they trigger to tell funny and often poignant stories that all women and their significant others can relate to. Like a long heart to heart with your best friend over coffee, the conversation meanders from a bittersweet story of a stepmother wearing the same style bathrobe as their deceased mom, to a couple’s musings of what they wore on their wedding day, to a rant about loathing the need to carry a purse, with odes to black clothing, cowboy boots and outfits that made mothers cringe.

Produced and Directed by Sharon Mood.

Featuring:

Sarah Fells, Martha Muise, Jean Vallillee, Karen Crossley, Heather d’Entremont and Sharon Mood

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There's A Burglar In my bed:
Fall Farce 2018

October 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 7:30pm

Tickets $17.00  Members $16.00 (Service Charges may apply)
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William Worthington III and his wife are both going to be away for the weekend from their two hundred acre Massachusetts estate with its sixteen bedroom mansion, he to Delaware to shoot ducks with the DuPonts and she to her mother's in Boston. Both have, in fact, arranged trysts with their respective lovers in the estate's beach cottage. Inevitably their paths cross and divorce is in the air. Neither is willing to give up the world famous Worthington necklace, so each devises a plan to steal it. True to the laws of farce, both simulated burglaries are scheduled for same night. Fun filled chaos ensues: mistaken identities, unlikely romantic liaisons, a bumbling private detective, a fake necklace, one very determined nymphomaniac and two scantily clad pseudo nuns sharing a single skirt. "Where did they come from?" Confusion is piled on confusion until the mystery of who has the real necklace and who has the fake is revealed in a surprise ending.

Featuring

Raymond Tabb, Shari Surette, Timmy Schrader, Tanya Wallace, Rob Allain, Joy Hatfield, and Sarah Fells

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a tribute to hank williams & the drifting cowboys: feat ryan cook
October 26th, 7:30pm

Tickets $25.00  (Service Charges may apply)

Nova Scotia singer-songwriter Ryan Cook and his band The Drifting Cowboys are set to tour their acclaimed Hank Williams tribute show throughout the Atlantic provinces in the coming months. Cook performs over 20 of the country music icon’s best-known songs and will take it to stages in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland & Labrador over the months of July, August, October, and November 2018.

“As far as I can tell, Hank Williams’s songbook is the most meaningful part of Country Music history, and I love being able to share his unique spirit whenever the opportunity presents itself,” says Cook. “I’ve performed over 50 shows as Hank Williams and it’s always been the most fun I’ve ever had on stage. I am looking forward to sharing these special songs in communities throughout the region over the next few months”.

Cook has been performing as Williams for nearly a decade, beginning in 2009 with several sold-out weeks starring in the Maynard Collins play The Show He Never Gavein Sackville, NB. In that time, he has performed on iconic stages graced by the man himself, including Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium and Ernest Tubb’s Midnite Jamboree, and has thoroughly studied his life and times through biographies, museum exhibits, and more.

All of Cook’s tour dates have benefitted from the support of Yarmouth Nissan, which has generously provided him with a 2018 Nissan Titan pickup truck for his touring schedule.

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Ted Outerbridge, magical Odyssey
October 27th, 7:30pm

Tickets $20.00, Members $18.00, Students (13-18) $15.00, Youth (12-) $12.50
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(Service Charges may apply)

Outerbridge-Magical Odyssey transports you into a Victorian parlour of mysteries to experience the Golden Age of Magic. Ted and Marion Outerbridge weave incredible enchantments and grand illusion with stories from their world-traveling adventures in this unforgettable family experience. Did you know that the recipe for a shrinking potion can be found in Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland? The code has been cracked and you will witness the Incredible Shrinking Woman live onstage! The classic Dancing Handkerchief has been reimagined with the handkerchief floating and dancing right into the audience – in fact you might end up holding it in the palm of your hand!

“A visual feast” – Jinhua Daily, China
“The most successful magicians in Canada” – Montreal Gazette
“Crazy, impressive, fantastic, BRAVO!” – Global News, Toronto

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Ron James, Full Throttle!
November 20th, 7:30pm

Tickets $57.50 (Service Charges may apply)     
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Award-winning comedian RON JAMES has been selling out theatres for over 15 years with his marathon, side-splitting, kinetically charged performances. Marshaling a comedian’s eye for satire and a writer’s ear for language, Ron takes his audience on a breath-taking, non-stop roller coaster ride, cutting a wide swath through contemporary culture with his razor-sharp ribald wit, uncompromising standards and unique, poetically honed delivery. A stand-out amongst ‘stand-ups’...

“Utterly Brilliant” -  Ottawa Sun; “a man of a million words and a million laughs ... genius” - Globe & Mail; “a unique brand of funny all his own” - Winnipeg Free Press; “fits of helpless laughter” - Halifax Chronicle Herald; “hysterically funny ... at the top of his game” - Toronto Star; “gut-bustingly, knee slappingly funny” - Ottawa Citizen, “funniest man in Canada” - Victoria Times-Colonist; “a wheezing, snorting, chortling, gasping night of hilarity” - Edmonton Sun; “fast, funny and smart”- Montreal Gazette; “simply the best” - Toronto Sun; “thunderous standing ovation” - Saskatoon Star Phoenix.

With nine critically acclaimed one-hour comedy specials under his belt, plus five seasons starring in his own series, “The Ron James Show”, Canada’s #1 road warrior is back doing what he does best: delivering laughs face to face and coast to coast ... a high octane Full Throttle ride!

Ron In Action

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUnwGWDog40

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K94nHvE4yRs

inlaws, Outlaws and other people
(That should be shot)
November 22, 23, 24th, 29, 30 & December 1st 7:30pm

Tickets $17.00  Members $16.00   (Service Charges may apply) 
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It is 6pm and the Douglas family is busily preparing to be invaded by their quirky relatives for their annual Christmas Eve dinner. After robbing a neighborhood liquor store, high strung and irritable Tony, and his dim-witted side-kick Vinny, find themselves in need of a place to briefly hide out. Using a ruse to gain entrance into the Douglas home, they suddenly find themselves in charge of an ever-growing list of family members that they are forced to hold hostage. From smart-alack teenagers, to nosy neighbors, and bickering adults - the laughs (like the flow of people) are non-stop and we soon wonder who is holding who hostage?!

With outrageous characters, laugh-a-minute-dialogue, and a surprise, heart-felt ending – The holidays have never been so funny!

Directed by Judy Snow

Featuring

David Doucette, Bailey Cooke, Nicole LeBlanc, Jessica DeMille, Jamie LeBlanc, Carrie Thompson, Gilda Surette, Phillip Clairmont, James Turpin, Jordan Muise, Isaiah Doucet, Anita James, Trish Nakpil, Sheila Wilson and Stephen Arnold

 

 

 

the Nutcracker
December 7th & 8th, 7pm
December 9th, 2pm

Ticket Prices TBA (Service Charges may apply)     

*Tickets are not yet on sale, keep watch for ticket sales to be announced*

 

John Gracie
December 14 at 7:30pm

Adults $22.50, Members $22.00, Youth (14-) $12.50    
Service Charges May Apply

Christmas As You Remember it

John Gracie is known internationally for his best-selling Christmas albums. John brings his live audiences the best of Christmases past, the Christmas carols you want to singalong to, the ones that evoke memories of childhood and family holiday moments we treasure. Interspersed with these timeless Holiday songs, John shares stories of his Christmases growing up in Cape Breton and some of the background to how the carols were inspired.  His stories are funny, interesting and emotive.  

You will long remember the Christmas concert with multiple award-winning singer John Gracie.

*Tickets are not yet on sale, keep watch for ticket sales to be announced*