WHO WE ARE
Theatre Aquarius is recognized as a leader in Canadian theatre. Theatre Aquarius produces work of the highest quality, premieres new plays, develops the skills of professional artists, invests in youth and families and contributes to the quality of life in this region.
Theatre Aquarius is dedicated to improving this region through the arts and embodies the qualities that define us as a community: an appreciation for excellence, an appetite for diverse ideas and a need to connect with one another.
Our vision to provide a leadership role in this region drives everything we do as we seek to create outstanding, accessible live theatre that entertains, challenges and educates.
Theatre Aquarius is a member of the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT) and proudly engages artists who are members of the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association (CAEA) and stage technicians who are members of IATSE Locals 129 and 828.
Theatre Aquarius owns and manages the Dofasco Centre for the Arts which houses the fully equipped 700 seat, proscenium style, Irving Zucker Auditorium and the 125 seat Norman and Louise Haac Studio Theatre which doubles as the Rehearsal Hall. The Dofasco Centre for the Arts also features the stunning two-storey glass and steel encased Ron and Donna Patterson Lobby, as well as the upscale Michael and Jane Schwenger Director’s Lounge which is used exclusively by Director’s Circle Members on performance dates.
Theatre Aquarius Arts Education Center
The new home of our Outreach, Development, and Education programs. Outreach programs aim to address barriers to access theatre arts and ways to engage with new audiences. Development programs advance the work of local theatre artists. The Education program has a dual emphasis of providing exceptional training and promoting individual artistic voice.
Theatre Aquarius Outreach, Development, and Education operates out of a brand new facility: Theatre Aquarius Arts Education Centre at 55 Wentworth St. South. This new centre is equipped with three studios: Music/Dance; Acting/Performance; Creation. For more information and to register please click here.
Theatre Aquarius is a proud member of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce
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Theatre Aquarius is a not-for-profit registered charity dedicated to creating outstanding, accessible, live theatre that entertains, challenges, & educates. Charitable Registration Number 11921 3957 RR0001