Hailed as the perfect musical comedy, this award-winning classic gambles with luck and love under the bright lights of Broadway. This Concert version of Guys and Dolls is presented by our Classics Company members, aged 55 and up!
Featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, WE WILL ROCK YOU follows two revolutionaries as they try to save rock ‘n’ roll in a post-apocalyptic world. This production is presented by the high school students in Stage 3: The Young Company.
Murder Anonymous by Lois Gordon is a new Canadian play created for Theatre Ancaster’s Classics Company. Whodunit? This new play is presented by our Classics Company members, aged 55 and up!
Based on the British film of the same name, The Full Monty follows the fortunes of six unemployed steelworkers in, of all places, Buffalo, New York. Fed up with no jobs, money or prospects, the men notice their wives and other local women going crazy over a group of male strippers. And then... an idea begins to form.
Four old school chums get together for a friendly round of golf during their fifteen year college reunion. Old rivalries, romances, and bragging rights are won and lost in 18 entertaining holes. This full-length Norm Foster comedy is sure to be an audience hole in one!
In a Berlin nightclub, as the 1920's draw to a close, a garish Master of Ceremonies welcomes the audience and assures them they will forget all their troubles at the Cabaret. With the Emcee's bawdy songs as wry commentary, Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin's natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. Incredibly popular with audiences, Cabaret is an increasingly relevant look at society.
Two thrilling pieces inspired by nature anchor this concert. Juhi Bansal's Songs from the Deep surges with briny energy and Rautavaara's Cantus Arcticus features field recordings of arctic birds woven throughout to create a mystical, transcendent experience. The evening concludes with the first symphony of Ludwig van Beethoven -- a musical force of nature in his own right.
Come and join us as we shimmy shake and bring you the amazing jazz songs found hiding in Broadway blockbuster shows. This choral concert is presented by our Theatre Ancaster Chorus.
Stage 2: GLEE is an explosive pop concert brought to you by some of our brightest and freshest new stars! A high-energy show filled with familiar and fan-favourite pop songs! This concert is presented by the students of our Stage 2: GLEE program in grades 5-8.
Buffy Sainte-Marie is one of the most recognized, celebrated, and successful Indigenous artists of all time. Over the course of her six-decade career, Sainte-Marie has inspired multiple generations of musicians, artists, and activists. The powerful, raw singer-songwriter has steadfastly refused to be trapped in the patterns of the past or be entangled in the workings of the contemporary music industry. Buffy shares her own story, from her early love of music to the activism she continues to this day, despite her career being suppressed because of it. Based on the authorized Biography of Buffy by Andrea Warner. Proceeds to the Ancaster Food Drive. Running Time: 90 minutes.
In 1950s London, a humorless civil servant (Bill Nighy) decides to take time off work to reconsider and better experience his life after receiving a grim diagnosis. Academy Award nominations for Best Actor(Bill Nighy) and Best Adapted Screenplay (Kazuo Ishiguro). Proceeds to the Hamilton Out of the Cold Program. (102 min)
This is an acrylic painting course that explores composition, colour-mixing and painting techniques using the students' choice of landscape subject. Course offered by Randy Ostachuk. All materials provided.
Acrylic paint will be used to interpret the "Still Life" THe course will encourage observation and creativity in the work. (All materials will be provided). Offered by instructor Randy Ostachuk.