LOCATION:  Antigonish   MEMBER TYPE: Professional

Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre is committed to developing an understanding and appreciation for theatre within the community through the production of high quality professional work.  Within this mandate, FAST strives to create a supportive environment for Nova Scotia artists to hone their talents and present, produce and develop new work.  The repertory nature of Festival ANtigonish supports a balanced selection of Canadian and International works, providing an opportunity for established and emerging theatre artists to take on new challenges.  The Festivals' artistic choices emphasize the legitimacy and unique character of Nova Scotian Theatre, and provide all age groups in the community with access to a range of theatre.  Founded in 1987, the company is under the artistic leadership of Andrea Boyd and operates at the Bauer Theatre


Productions by Festival Antigonish:


Education through the Arts


Nova Scotia High School Drama Festival


Celebrating Nova Scotia's theatre talent

TNS acknowledges that we are in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. We recognize the heritage of this land and its people to express gratitude to those who reside here, and to honour the Indigenous people who have lived and worked on this land historically and presently.

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