• Flightpath         

    Here on the Flight Path

    by Norm Foster

    Directed by Al French

    September 18, 19, 24, 25, 26

    October 1, 2, 3

    Hilarious and at times touching, Foster’s play follows John Cummings as he interacts with three women who become his neighbours over a period of three and a half years.

  • Games-Afoot         

    The Game's Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays

    by Ken Ludwig         

    Directed by David Dayler

    November 27, 28

    December 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12

    An actor, famous for playing Sherlock Holmes invites his fellow cast members to his castle in Connecticut. 

    When a guest is murdered, the danger and hilarity are non-stop in this Christmas whodunit.

  • Someone


    Someone Who'll Watch Over Me

    by Frank McGuinness

    Directed by Graham Clements

    February 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20


    The play explores the relationship among three men trapped together as hostages. It is a moving, startlingly funny, and fascinating story of courage and friendship.



  •  Cabaret logo

    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.



    The Players' Guild of Hamilton is pleased to annouce its 140th Season:

    Here on the Flight Path, by Norm Foster

    The Game's Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays, by Ken Ludwig

    Someone Who'll Watch Over Me, by Frank McGuinness

    Cabaret, by Joe Materoff, Kander and Ebb



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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.

About Players' Guild

getinvolvedThe 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!


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