Showplace Performance Centre

Description (Service) 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.  
* Catered food service welcome.  
* Special rate available to all non-profit organizations.
Service Details
Hours Box Office: Mon-Fri 11 am-5 pm, Sat 11 am-4 pm * tickets also available through website
Areas Served Peterborough
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for details.
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 K9J 3H2
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Intersection George St - King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Box Office: 705-742-7469 
Administration: 705-742-7089
Toll Free Phone 1-866-444-2154
Fax 705-742-1055
Primary Contact Ray Marshall, General Manager; Phone: 705-742-7089 ext 15; Email:
Alternate Contact Maryilyn Wilson, Assistant to the Manager; Phone: 705-742-7089 ext 17; Email:
Primary Executive John Cranfield, Chair, Board of Directors
Mailing Address PO Box 242 
Peterborough, ON K9J 3H2