Upcoming Events

Below is a list of public events coming soon to the Bella Rose Arts Centre. From here you can see show times, synopsises, and even purchase tickets. This page is updated frequently so please be sure to visit often. If you have any questions about any of the events below please feel free to contact the Bella Rose Arts Centre Box Office.

Man of La Mancha

A Musical Presented by Halifax West High School

The Broadway award winning musical Man of La Mancha is a remarkable show and one of the great theatre successes of our time. Poet and playwright Miguel de Cervantes is awaiting trial by the Spanish Inquisition when his fellow prisoners seize and try to burn his masterpiece manuscript, Don Quxiote. To save the manuscript, he stages a poignant story of a man whose obsessive quest to attain an impossible dream takes over his mind. Don Quixote’s dream is Everyman’s dream. His tilting at windmills is Everyman’s Great Adventure.

Event Times:
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:30pm Seats Available
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:30pm Seats Available
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 2:00pm Seats Available
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 7:30pm Seats Available

An Evening With Mary Walsh featuring Sharron Matthews

Presented by Eastern Front Theatre

Canadian cultural icon, comedienne, and social activist Mary Walsh performs some of her best comedic bits and characters along with up-to-the-minute local political satire in this one-night only evening of hilarity.

Event Times:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 7:30pm Seats Available

Comedy for Community

In Support of the Chebucto Family Centre

Join world touring comedians James Uloth and Steve Mazan for a night of stand- up comedy, stories and serious laughing! James has played shows all over the world, leaving people in stitches with his one liners and personal stories. Steve has won an Emmy for his writing on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, and his clean and clever comedy landed him on The Late Show with David Letterman.

A wine & cheese reception with a silent auction will take place prior to the show and during the intermission. Each ticket includes 2 complementary beverages.

Event Times:
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 7:15pm Seats Available

The ABBA Show

Presented by Showtime Australia

Showtime Australia presents the world’s premier live ABBA tribute – The ABBA Show.

Far from being ‘just another cover band’, The ABBA Show is a full-scale theatrical production featuring 2.5 hours of live musical performances, a live backing band, replica costumes, theatrical lighting and effects and all the dancing an ABBA fan can handle.

Event Times:
Friday, July 24, 2015 - 8:00pm Seats Available

Queen - It's a Kinda Magic

Presented by Showtime Australia

QUEEN – IT’S A KINDA MAGIC recreates Queen’s 1986 World Tour concert, featuring over 20 of the band’s greatest hits such as ‘We Will Rock You’, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘We Are the Champions’, ‘Under Pressure’ and ‘Fat-Bottomed Girls’. Painstaking attention has been paid to all the music – the iconic voice of Mercury, the amazing guitar solos of May and the groundbreaking Rock harmonies. And with state-of-the-art sound and lighting and authentic costumes, this is as close as you’ll ever get to the real thing!

Event Times:
Friday, August 7, 2015 - 8:00pm Seats Available

Trent McClellan Gets Halifaced!

Trent McClellan is a secret that Canadians are willingly starting to spread.Trent is a standout comedian from Newfoundland who is quietly building a passionate fan base through hilarious shows across the country. Trent has performed at all the major comedy festivals including the Halifax Comedy Festival and Just For Laughs, and has now begun to fill theatres in Canada. Trent is a regular writer and performer on CBC Radio's "The Debaters".

Event Times:
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 8:00pm Seats Available