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Experience the Magic of Anne & Gilbert, The Musical in Charlottetown

Welcome to the heart of Prince Edward Island, where picturesque landscapes and a timeless sense of wonder blend to create a place unlike any other. As you explore the nooks and crannies of Charlottetown, you’ll quickly discover one name that resonates deeply with locals and visitors alike: Anne Shirley, the beloved heroine of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s iconic novel, “Anne of Green Gables.”

One of the most heartwarming ways to experience the young adulthood of Anne is through the lively musical, Anne & Gilbert. Considered one of Canada’s greatest love stories, this critically-acclaimed and widely loved musical features a 20-member cast and orchestra. Anne & Gilbert has become a Canadian theatre sensation with the Toronto Star calling it “a marvel” and proclaiming “the joy of the experience makes this one a winner”.

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Hailed in Variety as “delightful” and “utterly charming,” Anne & Gilbert is the story of Anne Shirley’s journey into young adulthood as she experiences her first job, university, and a tumultuous romance with Gilbert Blythe. Based on the novels “Anne of the Island” and “Anne of Avonlea” by L.M. Montgomery, this musical features award-winning songs, memorable comedy, and drama that make Anne & Gilbert unforgettable family entertainment.

Anne & Gilbert, The Musical returns to the stage May – October 2024 at the Florence Simmons Performance Hall in Charlottetown.


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Why People Love Anne

Anne of Green Gables has become more than just a fictional character; she is a symbol of resilience, imagination, and the power of embracing one’s true self. Anne‘s story, set against the idyllic backdrop of Prince Edward Island, resonates with people of all ages. Through her vibrant personality, unwavering optimism, and relatable struggles, Anne teaches us valuable lessons about friendship, love, and the beauty of embracing our quirks and imperfections. She embodies the essence of childhood innocence and offers a nostalgic escape to a simpler time, reminding us of the importance of imagination, curiosity, and the pursuit of dreams.

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Explore Anne’s World – Anne of Green Gables Package

Embark on a journey into the heart of Canada’s greatest love story as you explore Anne’s world. Discover the stories and history of the land of Anne and then watch her fall in love at Anne & Gilbert, The Musical! This theatrical sensation boasts a 20-member cast and orchestra, captivating audiences nationwide.

Anne & Gilbert unfolds the enchanting tale of Anne Shirley’s transition into adulthood, navigating her first job, university, and a passionate romance with Gilbert Blythe. Award-winning songs and memorable comedy and drama ensure an unforgettable experience for the entire family.


The Anne of Green Gables Package

  • Green Gables Heritage Place (Cavendish)
  • The Anne of Green Gables Museum (Park Corner)
  • L.M. Montgomery Birthplace (New London)
  • Site of L.M. Montgomery’s Cavendish Home (Cavendish)
  • Ticket to Anne & Gilbert, The Musical (Charlottetown)


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Annnd there you have it! We’re ‘anne’-ticipating some delightful adventures on your horizon – happy exploring!

Need a place to stay? Check out our amazing selection of accommodations. Curious what else to do around Charlottetown? Don’t miss a beat over on our events page.

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