Theatre Ancaster is a community musical theatre company with a reputation for quality productions. Our mandate is to present excellent quality live musical theatre to the community and to assist in the development of musical theatre among the adults and youth of the community.
Our 2019-2020 Season
Tickets now on sale for all performances!
The longest running play in the world!
Mystery and intrigue descend on an English boarding house when one of the guests is murdered and Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap springs into action. One by one, each of the guests reveal their sordid pasts until the last, nerve-shredding moment when the killer’s identity and motive are finally revealed. Agatha Christie’s most famous thriller will leave you guessing until the very end!
Discover why The Mousetrap has kept people guessing for so long, becoming the longest running play in the history of theatre. Opening on Friday the 13th of September at the Old Firehall, join us to see if you have what it takes to outwit the murderer!
Evenings at 7:30 pm: September 13, 14, 20, 21
Adult: $30 | Senior: $27 | Student: $12
Order tickets by phone at 905-304-SHOW (7469)
Performances at the Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. East, Ancaster
Main Stage Production
Set on a Greek island paradise and inspired by ABBA’s iconic songs, this heart-warming tale centres on Sophie, a young bride-to-be. On the eve of her wedding, Sophie’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. This celebration of love, family and friendship is exactly what the world needs right now. Plan for an uplifting, fun-filled night when Theatre Ancaster’s Mamma Mia! hits the stage this Fall!
Audience Advisory: Theatrical smoke/saze and flashing lights.
Evenings at 7:30 pm: November 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30
Adult: $37 | Senior: $32 | Student: $17
Order tickets by phone at 905-304-SHOW (7469)
Performances at the 700 soft-seat Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster
Come and sing with us! The Theatre Ancaster Chorus is looking for tenor, baritone and bass singers for the 2019/2020 season. Please visit our webpage to learn more!
Do you have a friend or family member who loves the arts? Give the gift of theatre! Gift cards never expire and can be given for any value or denomination you wish. Gift cards are only redeemable for tickets to Theatre Ancaster performances.
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Theatre Ancaster incorporated as a not for profit organization in 1997, and is also a registered charity.
Theatre Ancaster Season Sponsors 2019-2020
Full Season Sponsors
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.
Cavallo Nero is a place for our community to gather and enjoy great food, outstanding wine, and friendly service at a fair price; a place where family and friends can celebrate the special moments throughout their lives, a place where memories can be created. Bob Wilkins
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.
Michael & Carol Desnoyers are long time supporters of the arts and Theatre Ancaster. They are Ancaster residents who value highly the community work provided by many organizations who provide programs and productions for youth, adults and seniors.
Fran Cheyne, Heritage Household Services, provides cleaning, maintaining, repairs and installation in and around your home and office.
Judy Marsales Real Estate Ltd.
For every house sold through a TA patron referral to her company, Judy will donate $500 to Theatre Ancaster.
Jeff and Lisa have been involved with Theatre Ancaster previously as Season Sponsors and are long-time supporters of the arts. They are also involved with wellness community work and provide support for alcohol and drug addiction treatment and Alzheimer’s research.
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.
Thanks to the Hamilton Community Foundation for their support of Theatre Ancaster programs.
Full Season Restaurant 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.
73 Wilson St W, Ancaster
70 Wilson St. East, Ancaster
COACH & LANTERN
384 Wilson St E, Ancaster
1242 Garner Rd W, Ancaster
SYMPOSIUM CAFE RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
1146 Wilson St W, Ancaster
Full Season Youth Program Sponsors: