Cast of ‘Maggie’ by Johnny Reid and Matt Murray, photo by Dahlia Katz. (2023)

Help us provoke, delight, inspire, and transform audiences in Hamilton and beyond.

Empower young artists to unleash their creativity and express themselves at Theatre School.

Ensure Theatre Aquarius remains Hamilton’s professional theatre for another 50 years.


As a not-for-profit corporation and registered charitable organization, Aquarius relies on the generosity of individual donors—like you. When you make a donation, you help preserve our legacy of provoking, delighting, and inspiring audiences in Hamilton.

Join our growing donor community. Your support is vital.



Leaving a legacy gift to Aquarius in memory of a loved one is a profound way to honour their passion for arts and culture. Your gift also ensures that future generations will continue to experience the transformative power of theatre.

Making a planned gift is simple. There are several options to consider, including:

  • A bequest in your will
  • Making Theatre Aquarius a beneficiary on a life insurance policy, RRSP, tax-free savings accounts, or company pension plan
  • A gift of publicly traded securities

If you would like additional information about making a planned gift, please contact Director of Development Suzanne Lanthier at

Charitable Registration Number 11921 3957 RR0001

Theatre Aquarius Donor Benefit chart with Donation Levels on the top and 14 rows of Benefits

Donor Benefits

As a not-for-profit theatre, support from private donors impacts all that we do at Aquarius. From attracting Canada’s best in guest artists to our stages, to supporting youth programming and community outreach, your gift will ensure that we are able to continue to offer unforgettable live professional theatre to our audiences and communities.

We value donations at all levels and as a thank you, we are pleased to offer an array of benefits and one-of-a-kind, behind-the-scenes experiences designed to bring you up close and personal to the theatre you love.

Thank you for your support!