Our 2018/2019 Season

Old Firehall Fall Show

You're a Good Man Charlie Brown

A hilarious Broadway musical!

It’s the Peanuts gang you’ve come to love – all set to unforgettable music in a stage adaptation of the timeless comic strip.  Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, Schroeder, and Sally on a musical adventure featuring favorite moments from this classic childhood staple.

Bring your entire family to experience the incredible story of everyone’s favourite underdog…and his dog.

Evenings at 7:30 pm: September 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22
Matinees at 2:00 pm: September 9 & 16

Adult: $30 | Senior: $27 | Student: $12

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Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster

Main Stage Production

Chicago the Musical

Passion. Secrets. Murder. Betrayal.  CHICAGO is the ultimate Broadway musical that tells the universal tale of the trappings of fame, fortune, and all that jazz with one show-stopping song after another and the most astonishing dancing you will ever see on our stage.  Join Roxie and Velma as they desperately avoid being executed with the help of the deliciously corrupt jailhouse matron Mama Morton and the sexy cutthroat lawyer Billy Flynn! 

Be razzle-dazzled when the longest running American musical in Broadway history finally comes to Ancaster.  You won’t know you had it coming! 

Evenings at 8:00 pm: November 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, December 1
Matinees at 2:00 pm: November 18, 25

Adult: $37 | Senior: $32 | Student: $17

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Performances at the 700 soft-seat Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster

Miracle on 34th Street, Radio Show

Miracle on 34th Street

The well-known Christmas classic centres on a skeptical little girl who doubts the existence of Santa Claus. When Kris Kringle is inadvertently hired to represent jolly St. Nick in the Macy Santa Claus parade, he, with the help of a charming young lawyer, must convince the girl, her cynical divorced mother and the court system that he is the genuine article.

Evening at 7:30 pm: December 9
Matinee at 2:00 pm: December 9

Tickets $15. All proceeds to Ancaster Community Services.

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Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster

Theatre Ancaster Chorus

Let it Snow

Let it Snow (just not on my car) celebrates the white stuff we love to sing about! Join the Theatre Ancaster Chorus for holiday favourites like White Christmas, Winter Wonderland, Amid the Falling Snow and Sleighbells to put you in the festive spirit.  

Evenings at 8:00 pm: December 14 & 15
Matinee at 2:00 pm: December 15

Adult: $28 | Senior: $26 | Student: $12

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Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster

Stage 2 Jr. Broadway

Little Mermaid Jr.

In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she's the girl whose enchanting voice he's been seeking.

Evenings at 7:00 pm: February 1 and 2
Matinee at 1:00 pm: February 3

Adult: $18 | Senior: $15 | Student: $10

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Performances at the 700 soft-seat Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster

Valentine Love Notes…with a double twist

Valentine Love Notes ... with a double twist

Great band, great singers, great songs and great fun…in an intimate cabaret setting where you can celebrate with a glass of wine among friends or with that special someone.

Lindsay Croxall returns for an encore after rave reviews last year with her friend Erin Bree Pierce and Roger Girard and his fabulous 11 piece horn band Splendor In The Brass. They will provide a wonderful mix of upbeat classics from the 60s to today plus well-known romantic standards…with a twist or two.

Evening at 8:00 pm: February 9
Matinee at 2:00 pm: February 10

Adult: $30 | Senior: $27 | Student: $12

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Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster

Stage 3 Young Company

Seussical the Musical

An explosive and exciting romp through some of Dr. Seuss' most well-known and loved stories!  Some truly spectacular songs help bring the warmth and uplifting spirit of Dr. Seuss home to everyone in the audience.

The story of Seussical sees unlikely friends in Horton the Elephant and Jojo, the tiny Who of Whoville. Along with the mischievous help of The Cat in the Hat, these two help to remind us to stand up for what's right and enjoy a little bit of imagination!

Evenings at 7:30 pm: February 22 & 23, March 1 & 2
Matinee at 2:00 pm: February 24

Adult: $20 | Senior: $13 | Student: $10

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Performances at the 700 soft-seat Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster

Spring Musical Revue

Divas in Concert

Hear these women roar! Revel in the music of chart topping, iconic divas as they show us why they are dominating the music charts like never before.   We will celebrate legendary women who paved the way like The Supremes, and Aretha Franklin and rock the house down with international superstars who bow to no one – Adele and Lady Gaga.  The theatre will be supercharged with womanpower and the songs from over 30 divas – you won’t be able to stay in your seat!

Evenings at 8:00 pm: April 5, 6, 12, 13
Matinee at 2:00 pm: April 7

Adult: $37 | Senior: $32 | Student: $17

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Performances at the 700 soft-seat Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster

Theatre Ancaster Chorus

Good Vibrations - Sounds of the 60s

Feel the good vibrations as the Theatre Ancaster Chorus brings you sounds of the 60s with hits from Motown, Elvis, The Beach Boys, The Beatles and more!

Evenings at 8:00 pm: May 24 & 25
Matinees at 2:00 pm: May 25 & 26

Adult: $28 | Senior: $26 | Student: $12

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Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster

Theatre Ancaster Sponsors 2018-2019

Premier Season Sponsors

Jeff & Lisa Peller

We welcome Jeff & Lisa Peller as Premier Season Sponsors for 2018-2019. Jeff and Lisa have been involved with Theatre Ancaster before as Season Sponsors and are long-time supporters of the arts.  Jeff and Lisa are also involved with wellness community work and provide support for alcohol and drug addiction treatment and Alzheimer’s research. Thank you both for your generous support.


Full Season Sponsors - Nine Shows

Glendale Motors Autopro Glendale Motors in Ancaster is a complete auto repair facility which also has a touchless car wash, automatic carwash and express lube on-site. Locally owned and operated by Doug Kloet and Peter Boeringa.

Etratech Michael and Carol Desnoyers
Specializing in the design, development and manufacture of advanced electronic controls that simply make life better.

Heritage Household Services
Fran Cheyne, Heritage Household Services, provides cleaning, maintaining, repairs and installation in and around your home and office.

Becket Wealth Advisors, RBC Dominion Securities Judy Marsales Real Estate Ltd.
For every house sold through a TA patron referral to her company, Judy will donate $500 to Theatre Ancaster.

Meadowlands
Providing the ultimate in independent retirement living. An exclusive, beautiful, safe residence coupled with the perfect location close to shops, restaurants and entertainment.

RBC Wealth Management The Beckett Team of RBC Dominion Securities John, Jeffrey, and Jason Beckett act for individuals, trusts and foundations. They are supported by the vast resources of Canada’s largest financial institution and wealth manager, RBC Wealth Management.

Steve Dunn, State Farm Steve Dunn, State Farm Insurance. Committed to helping people protect the things they value, with options that provide protection and security. Providing Insurance and Financial Services since 1983.


Thanks to the Hamilton Community Foundation for their support of Theatre Ancaster programs.

Hamilton Community Foundation


Our Restaurant Season Sponsors:

Present a ticket stub from a Theatre Ancaster production during the run of the show and receive a 15% discount on your food purchase.

Brassie Pub
BRASSIE PUB
Arash Rahimian

73 Wilson St W, Ancaster
905-304-8935

Coach & Lantern
COACH & LANTERN
Kirsty and Dean Hodge

384 Wilson St E, Ancaster
905-304-7822

Pub FictionPUB FICTION
Mark Hodge
1242 Garner Rd W, Ancaster
905-304-9990

Symposium Cafe
SYMPOSIUM CAFE RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
Aziz Dawoodani

1146 Wilson St W, Ancaster
905-304-6226


Our Youth Programs Season Sponsors:

Ancaster Orthodontics Dr. Melissa Sander is committed to helping her patients achieve beautiful and healthy smiles at any age. 

Avalon Music Academy
Krista Cranston-Laposi 

Music lessons for all ages.

Dodsworth & Brown
Jim Panoff
, providing compassionate funeral, cremation and interment rights to families in Ancaster.

Royal LePage
Laura Campbell Hustler
, your source for Ancaster real estate.

Zoom Zoom's Laura Faulkner
Providing great family entertainment for great value.


Single Show Sponsors

Platinum

Bick Advisors, IPC Securities Corporation

Brownlow Partners, Chartered Accountants

Jaden Printing, Jack DiSalvia

Meadowlands Physio & Absolute Pilates, Jennifer Alford

Soundbox Productions, Jamie Altena & Tran Langford

Zip Signs, Fred Bennink

Gold

Ancaster Computer Products, Eric Heyer

Ancaster Eye Clinic, Dr. Christine Misener

Beverly Golf & Country Club, Mark Cunningham

Brian Petersen Tax Accounting & Investment Services,  Brian Petersen, CPA, CMA, CFP

CIBC Wood Gundy,
Fred K. Walsh

Deb 'N Hair, Deb Stevenson

Elite Automotive, Craig Brookhouse

Groves Electric, Rob Groves

Lauderdale Point Marina, Kathy Mustard & Jim Lewis

Meridian Credit Union, Ancaster Branch

Re/Max Realty, Team Schlett Kozak

Taj Mahal Spices & Cheese, Arnold Hoffman & Milap Bedi

Silver

Lloyd Ferguson, Councillor

Bob Wynne, Wynne, Pringle, Jeske & Kovacs

 

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