The Halifax-based quintet had a big year in 2016, releasing their debut full-length album, In The Battle Years, and winning a Canadian Folk Music Award for New Artist of the Year and an East Coast Music Award for “Fans’ Choice Video of the Year.” They are set to unveil a follow-up album in 2018 and will be touring across the country throughout the year with performances at venues and festivals from coast to coast.
If you’re looking for a band that bleeds every last drop of themselves into their work, you’ve found them in Hillsburn.” – Kerry Martin, CBC
– Stephanie Johns (The Coast)
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 8:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Monday to Saturday 12:00 – 5:00 PM (Closed Sunday)
Please call 1-800-565-0278 or 902-566-1267 for information.
The Story of Confederation
Monday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Closed Sunday)
What are Relaxed Performances?
Sometimes referred to as sensory-friendly experiences, Relaxed Performances give the opportunity for those with various sensitivities towards sensory stimuli to experience and enjoy live theatre.
These performances will be designed in a way to be more comfortable for audience members who may experience anxiety or are not comfortable with some aspects of a traditional theatre setting. This can include people on the Autism Spectrum and their families; those with sensory and communicative disorders or learning disabilities; people with Tourette’s syndrome; someone who might need to move often due to chronic pain or to use the facilities; or even parents with toddlers.
Relaxed Performances offered during the 2021 Charlottetown Festival: