McMaster Musical Theatre, created over 30 years ago in 1983, is a non-profit organization and theatre company at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. MMT is dedicated to bringing polished and professional-caliber productions to the community, a tradition of excellence passed down from past alumni which include Eugene Levy, Martin Short, and Ivan Reitman. We are made up each year of a team of volunteer performers, technicians, musicians, artists, and enthusiasts. The Company is an ever-changing group of students and non-students from various faculties, professions, and walks of life. MMT prides itself on our ability to bring people together, whether that be within the club, or through our loyal audiences. With the continued support of our sponsors and the McMaster and Hamilton communities, we are so excited to continue fostering creativity and personal growth in our members. We are invested in the cultural development of the McMaster and Hamilton communities, and this passion is showcased each and every February.
2016/17 Production Team
This year's show... Pippin!
Tickets will go on sale in January 2017.
Pippin Orchestra auditions will take place: September 22nd, time slots available from 6-10pm. September 23rd, 6-10pm September 24th, 6-10pm. Orchestra auditions will take place in TSH B108, in McMaster University’s arts quad basement. We are looking for the following positions for our Pippin pit band: Bass – Electric and upright preferred Cello Drums Guitar –[…]
Hello and thank you for your interest in being a part of the cast in MMT’s 2016/17 production of Pippin! Cast auditions are comprised of 2 songs, a dance call, and a Minute To Impress. No monologues necessary. Read on to find out more! Cast auditions will take place: September 18, time slots available between[…]
Crew interviews will take place the week after cast and orchestra auditions, specific times and dates to be determined. You can audition for cast or orchestra and still interview for a crew position, but you may only accept one. Volunteering as crew for MMT is a great way to get involved with the Club. Whether[…]
Check out the second video installment and get acquainted with our production team and executive members!
Stephen Schwartz’s Pippin! Pippin is a Tony Award-winning musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and a book by Roger O. Hirson. The musical uses the frame of a mysterious performance troupe, led by the enigmatic Leading Player, to tell the story of Pippin, a young prince on his search for meaning and significance. Currently on an international tour, Pippin is a spectacle of[…]
In light of recent events, the 2016-2017 Executive Council of McMaster Musical Theatre would like to address concerns in regards to the club’s stance on inclusivity and positive space on campus. We hope that we can shed some light on our position within the University and the McMaster Students’ Union in supporting these ideals. For[…]
McMaster Musical Theatre, officially created over 30 years ago in 1983 as a McMaster Student Union club, is a non-profit organization and theatre company at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. MMT is dedicated to bringing polished and professional-caliber productions to the community, a tradition of excellence passed down from past alumni which include Eugene Levy, Martin Short, and[…]