The Musical Theatre Passport

‘Tour’ the musical world with The Musical Stage Company as we travel to New York City and London U.K. to stream two breathtaking musical works! Each virtual theatre experience includes…

Winter 2022

It’s better with music.

The Musical Stage Company is the largest and leading charitable musical theatre company in Canada. Established in 2004 as Acting Up Stage Company, we strive to make Canada a leader in musical theatre.

We believe it’s better with music.

We are inspired by music’s unique ability to viscerally affect people and are committed to cultivating experiences – onstage and off – that transform lives, build empathy and create community through musical theatre.

The Musical Stage Company is building Canada’s Musical Theatre Culture.

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A black background has faded Musical Stage Company logos overlaid. Centered is a circular image, with a white 'C' and '.' border. Pictured is a youth in winter layers & a toque, their back to the camera & facing a shoreline. Text under reads, “Looking back on / One Song Glory 2021.” Looking Back On One Song Glory 2021

That’s a wrap on One Song Glory 2021! Since its creation, this program has been held in person in Tkoronto, offering Ontario teens a place to create, perform and celebrate…

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A dark lit theatre with rows of empty red seats and a centered aisle of stairs. Top-center is white text reading, "Mitchell Marcus / The Math of Shutdown." The Math Of Shutdown

Last week, the Canadian musical theatre scene suffered a huge loss when COME FROM AWAY suddenly ended its run at the Royal Alexandra Theatre; only 7 days after its long-awaited…

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A black background has faded Musical Stage Company logos overlaid. Centered is a circular image of a headshot, with a white 'C' and '.' border. The headshot is Mitchell Marcus, a white man with brown curly hair, smiling at the camera. He is wearing a grey blazer on top of a black high-neck shirt. Text underneath reads, “Mitchell Marcus / Reflecting on 2021.” Mitchell Marcus Reflects on 2021

It feels almost fool-hearted to celebrate 2021. Reflecting on the last 12 months brings about memories of pivoting, delayed plans, lost work and uncertainty – definitely not the stuff that…

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