Welcome to The Players' Guild
A murder in 1876... ...the killer's hanging two months later.
Rumours of a ghost in the costume room... A gray Victorian house with a bright red door.
Historical facts? An incredible backdrop for great theatre? How about both! The Players' Guild of Hamilton, the oldest community theatre in North America, is proud to announce that this coming season, patrons will get both: four great plays held at the historic Guild House - one of Hamilton's oldest and most unique theatre spaces.
Coming Events at the Guild
ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE
Celebrating our 140th Season
September 12, 2015, 2pm - 9pm
Live entertainment including:
Trevor Copp (Tottering Biped Theatre)
Excerpts from Here on the Flight Path
Art display by Brandy Moore
Kids' Hour from 2pm - 3pm with Babe Schurter
Costume display from the Guild Collection
Tokens & Prizes ~ Refreshments ~ Guided Tours
SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMERS
Russ Weil & Candice Walkes - 8pm
Libretto by Joe Masteroff, Music by Kander and Ebb
April 22, 23, 28, 29, 30
May 5, 6, 7
As a member of the audience, you enter the Kit Kat Klub in 1931 Berlin. The Emcee in this award-winning musical invites you to "come to the cabaret" to meet singer Sally Bowles and all the other fascinating characters as the club eerily mirros the rise of the Nazis before the Second World War.
About Players' Guild
The Players' Guild of Hamilton has been involved in local community theatre for 139 years, making the Guild the oldest community theatre group in North America.
Having had many successful seasons, we are proud to be leading up to our 2013/2014 season.
All of our productions are held in our intimate Studio Theatre at 80 Queen St. South, Hamilton. You can enjoy our cabaret style seating with refreshments available.
Our Studio Theatre is air conditioned, wheelchair accessible, and has a wide variety of restaurants only a short walk away in the popular Hess Village.
Please come out and help us celebrate our 139th season of the best in community theatre!