Auditions - Theatre Ancaster’s Fall 2018 Mainstage Production


Theatre Ancaster is proud to announce upcoming auditions for its major Fall production Chicago – the longest running American musical in Broadway history and winner of six Tony Awards!

Chicago is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.

Vocal and Dance Auditions

All auditions will be held at the [former] Ancaster Memorial School Building, 357 Wilson St. E, Ancaster, ON L9G 2C1 [Enter at the rear of the building via Sulphur Springs Road and Queen St.]

Chicago is very “dance heavy”. Consequently, all vocal auditionees are required to attend the dance audition.

Tuesday, May 1
from 7-10 pm FULL
Friday, May 4 from 7-10 pm FULL
Saturday, May 5 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

By appointment or drop-in. To reserve an audition time and for further information, please contact Bob Carle at If you attend an audition without booking a time, you may have to wait until there is a free segment available (usually at the end of the evening) or have to make arrangements to attend on another day.

Please come 15 minutes early for your audition to allow time to register. We will be recording your vocal audition.
It will be helpful if you would bring a recent resume with you.

Wednesday, May 2 from 7-10 pm
Tuesday, May 8 from 7-10 pm

Please arrive before 7 pm as the auditionees will work in one group to learn the choreography, and then break into separate groups for their audition during the evening.

Call back dates: May be on one or more of: 
Sunday, May 6, from 1-4 pm
Monday, May 7 from 7-10 pm
Tuesday, May 8 from 7-10 pm

Audition Materials and Character Descriptions

Please see the detailed information here »

Performance Dates

Chicago will run for 10 performances from November 15-December 1, 2018 at the Ancaster High School Theatre Auditorium.


Rehearsals are normally held Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 10:00 pm and Sundays from 12:00 - 5:00 pm beginning September 4, with additional dates added late October. Please see the production calendar here »

Creative Team

Director: Al Croxall
Choreographer: Tina Rath
Vocal Director: Erin Bree Pierce
Band Director: Roger Girard
Stage Manager: Bob Carle
Producers: Krys Croxall and Gord Conroy