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April 2018

Beatles vs Stones

April 15 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

A thrill-ride of a show! Don’t miss the story of the infamous rivalry between the two greatest bands of the rock & roll era. The show begins with the Beatles in their famous black suits performing the songs that changed the world in so many ways. They are followed by the Rolling Stones, also in their early 60’s “look”, and featuring Mr. Brian Jones on his famous teardrop guitar. As the show (and historical timeline) progresses, you will witness the Beatles…

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A Celtic Spring Fling

April 21 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

Celebrating Celtic music, story, song with award winning performers! If you enjoy pipes, fiddles, bodrhan join us for a night with Glasgow’s Paul McKenna band. Joining the lads are Cassie and Maggie MacDonald, the pride of Antigonish Nova Scotia. Tickets: $35

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Rawlins Cross

April 27 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

Rawlins Cross, one of Canada’s most accomplished and beloved Celtic rock bands, have rekindled the magic with their recent release, Rock Steady. Rock Steady is the ninth studio project for Rawlins Cross and one of the most personal, with six original tracks being written by the band. Tickets: $40

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May 2018

The Sanctified Brothers

May 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

The Santified Brothers are a booming Men’s soul gospel group from North Preston, Nova Scotia. The Sanctified Brothers, formerly known as The Deep River Boys, have quickly established themselves as one of the best groups in Canada. Many have performed and been members of award-winning groups such as The Gospel Heirs and The Hallelujah Praise Choir. Spend a Sunday afternoon immersed in the talent and amazing spirit of this soulful band. Tickets: $25 | Members: $22

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Annie Lou

May 18 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

With humour, grace, and warmth, Annie Lou takes the stage and invites you in to a colourful world of original and traditional music. Here you can laugh, cry, dance, reflect and connect with ballads, tunes, and songs that are rooted in melodic traditions and delivered with an inspired energy and spark. The Annie Lou touring ensemble is a tight vocal and instrumental unit that offers superb musicianship and an infectious delight in their craft. Tickets: $25 | Members: $22

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Matt Minglewood

May 19 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

Matt Minglewood is one of the true veterans of East Coast Music and a Cape Breton Music Icon. With over 40 years of writing, recording and touring his fans are hardcore and can be found clear across Canada. Matt has amassed gold records, lifetime achievement awards, too many music awards to list or count and the odd hockey trophy (he’s actually pretty darn good). Matt has been a regular in Pictou over the years and never disappoints. The music is…

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Jay White is America’s Diamond – A Neil Diamond Tribute

May 24 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

For over 25 years Jay White has continued to stretch his singing and acting talents, while reflecting the stage persona of one of the world’s best loved musical icons. Validation came from Hollywood Director, Ron Howard, who in 2008 cast Jay to play Neil Diamond in the Academy Award nominated film “Frost/Nixon”. In 2011 Jay was also cast as the lead in a new musical drama film entitled “Beautiful Noise” and in 2002, began his 8 years as a Las…

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Stars of Coronation Street: William Roache

May 30 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

To fans of the world’s longest-running television drama, William Roache MBE simply is Coronation Street. Roache has played Ken Barlow for 57 years, ever since the first episode of Corrie premiered Dec. 9, 1960. His portrayal of the often-conflicted patriarch of the troubled Barlow clan—a frustrated intellectual with a lifelong way with women—has earned accolades and numerous awards. It’s made Roache one of Britain’s most-beloved actors, a TV titan whose popularity is impossible to overstate among the loyal followers of the kitchen-sink drama seen…

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June 2018

Laura Smith & Kim Dunn in Concert

June 2 @ 7:30 pm
deCoste Performing Arts Centre

Laura Smith’s distinct singing voice has been a mainstay of the Canadian music scene for many decades now. Kim is known for his heartfelt, rootsy tunes anchored by a pitch-perfect tenor delivery and incomparable musicianship. Tickets: $28 | Members: $25

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The John Denver Experience

June 5 @ 7:30 pm

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 20 years since the world lost music icon John Denver, Yet his legacy continues on through his many hit songs, including; “Rocky Mountain High”, “Take Me Home Country Roads”, “Thank God I’m a Country Boy”, “Annie’s Song”,  “Back Home Again”, “Sunshine On My Shoulders”,  “Leaving On A Jet Plane" and more! Relive the music of John Denver with award-winning Chris Collins and his band Bolder Canyon as they create an unforgettable John Denver experience. The…

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