This intimate 172 seat theatre is located in the heart of the vibrant seaside village of Chester, Nova Scotia. We welcome guests year-round to be entertained by live theatre, music, comedy, film and community events. 

How To Get Here!

The Chester Playhouse Theatre is located at 22 Pleasant Street, in the heart of the Village of Chester, Nova Scotia.

There are blue highway provincial signs which will direct you to the Playhouse from Highway 103. Just follow the “Comedy & Drama” masks!

From Halifax:

– Follow Highway #103 West (toward Yarmouth);
– Take Exit 7 (Chester/Blandford) and turn Right onto Highway #3 at the stop sign continue along Highway #3 until you reach the Irving Service Station.
– Turn Left onto Duke Street and continue until you come to the yield sign (next to Scotiabank)
– Turn right onto Pleasant Street – we’re about 1 1/2 blocks down on the right-hand side

From Bridgewater/Yarmouth:

– Follow Highway #103 East (toward Halifax);
– Take Exit 8 (Chester) and turn Right onto Highway #14 at the stop sign continue along Highway #14 until you reach the stop sign

– Turn Left onto Highway #3;
– Continue until you come to Valley Road; turn Right (there is a small sign saying “Chester Village Center”)
– Take the third Right(Queen Street) and continue until you reach Pleasant Street
– Turn right onto Pleasant Street – we’re the second building down on the right-hand side.

Link to map HERE

Please note that parking is available on the street only.