Showplace Performance Centre

Record #: PET0023
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 26 Nov 2020


Description (Service) COVID19 Visit website for updated information

A fully licensed premiere performing arts facility that is professionally equipped for live music, theatre, dance, comedy, corporate events, and private functions.
  • Main auditorium features seating for 647, and a stage
  • Offers year round live entertainment including concerts, plays, contemporary comedies, Broadway musicals, variety acts, and symphonies performed by international and local professionals
  • Downstairs lounge is an intimate meeting space for small concerts, workshops, and corporate events
  • The lounge is licensed for 200 and can seat 100 people
  • Lounge rental includes coffee service, room set-up, all technology hook-ups, bar service, staff support, and box office services
  • Special rate available to all non-profit organizations

Service Details

Hours Box Office: Mon-Fri 10:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Peterborough
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees Membership - Optional ; Admission - To performances - ticket prices vary

Address and Location

Site Location Downtown Peterborough
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
290 George St N
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 3H2
Intersection George St and King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-742-7469, Box Office ; 705-742-7089, Administration
Toll Free Phone 1-866-444-2154
Fax 705-742-1055
Primary Contact Emily Martin, General Manager; Phone: 705-742-7089 ext 15; Email:
Alternate Contact Theresa Foley, Box Office Manager; Phone: 705-742-7089
Mailing Address PO Box 242 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 3H2

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