Ship’s Company Theatre is a professional theatre in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, whose mission is to be a prime centre for the production and development of Canadian and Atlantic Theatre.

During the summer months, the Ship has live theatre performances every evening except Mondays when there are live music performances.

Each year, the theatre puts on over 75 performances, 8 concerts, 3 drama camps and countless other activities for youth and adults.

The Ship is a registered charity.

You will receive a charitable tax receipt for all donations over $10.00.

Donation can be mailed in, dropped off, or made online by clicking the donate button to the left.

& THANK YOU, every little bit helps us to continue to support our mission & mandate

Ship’s annual Silent facebook hosted auction is on now!

Great, local products and services going for charitable prices 🙂

Auction ends August 27th 2018

Ship’s Company is located in the heart of Parrsboro at 18 Lower Main St.


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Parking is available at the Ship’s Company Theatre

Our mailing address is: P.O. Box 275, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, Canada, B0M 1S0

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Job Posting

Artistic Producer - Ship’s Company Theatre, Parrsboro, NS

August 3 2018

The Board of Directors of Ship’s Company Theatre require a dynamic, innovative and versatile individual to fill the position of Artistic Producer. Ship’s Company Theatre has been developing and producing new Canadian work for over 30 years offering a season that runs from May through September. With an annual operating budget of close to $400,000, Ship’s Company Theatre has produced two Main Stage shows annually, various presenting activities including a Concert Series, Second Stage, Kid’s Stage, and Reading Series, as well as hosting drama and music camps. The Artistic Producer is the senior management position and is responsible for the artistic, operational and financial leadership of the organization. Experience and skill are necessary in directing, grant writing, new play development, human resource management, budget development, fundraising and public relations.


Ships Company Theatre welcomes applications from qualified individuals of all cultural backgrounds, genders, sexual orientation, and abilities. Interested individuals should forward a resume and cover letter to:

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Ship’s Company Theatre

Box 275

Parrsboro, NS

B0M 1S0

Fax: 902-354-2331


Deadline for receipt of application: Sept 1 2018