We’re Hiring Counsellors for Summer Theatre Camp

Northumberland Players is hiring a Day Camp Leader and Camp Counsellors for our well-established Summer Theatre Camp Programme.  The jobs run from June 24 to August 23 for the Camp Leader and July 2 to August 23 for Camp Counsellors, including a training session. Camps run from July 8 to August 23. To qualify for these positions, which are funded under the Canada Summer Jobs Program, you must be between … Read More

Youth Improv Comedy Workshop Series

In collaboration with Stand Up for Student Well-Being, we’re excited to present this 5-week improv comedy class for youth! Join comedian coach Amy Stockwell at the Firehall Theatre in Cobourg on Saturdays from January 13 – February 10:

We’re Hiring Counsellors for Summer Theatre Camp

The Northumberland Players is hiring a Day Camp Leader and Camp Counsellors for our well-established Summer Theatre Camp Programme.  The jobs run from June 27 to August 19, including a training session.  To qualify for these positions, which are funded under the Canada Summer Jobs Program, you must be between the ages of 17 and 30 and be eligible to work … Read More

Samuel Hall Wins EODL Scholarship!

Samuel Hall is this year’s recipient of the EODL Student Scholarship! The EODL Scholarship is given out by the Eastern Ontario Drama League to a senior student who shows talent, potential and a willingness to proceed in some aspect of theatrical training. Sam’s first community theatre production was with Northumberland Players, starring as Dopey in the 2013 production of ‘Snow … Read More

Summer Camp 2020 – Cancelled

The Northumberland Players regrets to announce that the Summer theatre camp has been cancelled. The Canada Summer Jobs Grant application was denied and there is too much uncertainty regarding summer camps and occupancy numbers at this time. We know children are so eager to get involved in theatre activities and when regulations and guidelines are developed to deliver activities for … Read More

Post-Secondary Scholarship Applications Now Open

Every year, the Northumberland Players present scholarships to students graduating from public secondary schools in Northumberland County. These $600 scholarships are awarded based on both nominations from each school and applications from students themselves. Applications/nominations are now open – get yours in before June 12, 2020! Hop over to the Scholarships page for more information.

Chaperones Needed – A Christmas Carol

For 2019’s production of “A Christmas Carol”, chaperones are needed at the rehearsals for the young children, starting August 17th and to continue till the November performance.  Saturday mornings 10-12:30 & Wednesdays 4-6:45 pmEmail    carlottarutledge@gmail.com 

Summer camp is coming. Register soon.

Northumberland Players Youth Theatre Summer Camp starts July 1, 2019. Children aged 4 through 16 explore their interests or extend their love of theatre and drama while they develop thinking skills, maintain reading levels, and build skills required for stage performance as well as everyday life. For information about the camp sessions offered and to register a camper go to … Read More