Production: The Drowsy Chaperone
Date: September - October, 2007
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Elgin Theatre


Dancap Productions Inc. launches its inaugural season with the most successful Canadian musical to run on Broadway, The Drowsy Chaperone. This completely original musical comedy rose to become the most celebrated musical of the 2006 Broadway season, and now returns home to Toronto where it began its sensational journey. Dancap Productions Inc. presents the launch of the North American tour. The Drowsy Chaperone is directed and choreographed by Tony Award® nominee Casey Nicholaw (Spamalot) with music and lyrics by Tony Award winners Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison and a book by Tony Award winners Bob Martin and Don McKellar.


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Production: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Date: January - February 2008
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Elgin Theatre


In the Tony Award-winning new musical comedy The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't necessarily make you a loser. 

Production: Marion J. Caffey's 3 Mo' Divas
Date: March 2008
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Winter Garden Theatre


3 Mo’ Divas stars Gretha Boston, who has been seen in Cookin’ at the Cookery and Showboat; Andrea Jones-Sojola who has portrayed the role of Frasquita in Carmen and Papagena in Die Zauberflöte; Laurice Lanier, a 2002 graduate of Julliard who has performed at Carnegie Hall and in La Boheme on Broadway; DeVonna Lawrence who was cast in the premier role of “Beauty” in Beauty and the Beast by American composer Richard Faith; Nova Y. Payton who garnered a 2006 Barrymore Award nomination for Best Lead Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Effie in the Philadelphia, PA production of Dreamgirls; and Jamet Pittman, a Carnegie Hall soloist who was also in Broadway’s La Boheme, Porgy and Bess, and Master Class. 

Production: My Fair Lady
Date: May 2008
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


MY FAIR LADY
was one of the first large-scale commercial musicals presented at the Toronto Centre for the Arts on the Main Stage in more than ten years. “MY FAIR LADY is one of those timeless and classic musicals that everyone would love to see again. It has continued to remain relevant and entertaining over the decades. 

Production: Avenue Q
Date: July - August 2008
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Elgin Theatre


Avenue Q
is Broadway's smash-hit 2004 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book. Called "one of the funniest shows you're ever likely to see" by Entertainment Weekly, Avenue Q features a cast of people and puppets who tell the story in a smart, risqué and downright entertaining way. Recommended for ages 13 and up. 

Production: Jersey Boys
Date: August 2008 - August 2010
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


Directed by two-time Tony Award® winner Des McAnuff, JERSEY BOYS is written by Academy Award winner Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, with music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe and choreography by Sergio Trujillo. JERSEY BOYS is the winner of the 2006 Best Musical Tony Award®, the 2006 Grammy Award® for Best Musical Show Album, and the 2009 Olivier Award for Best New Musical. The Toronto production of JERSEY BOYS is the winner of two 2009 Dora Mavor Moore Awards; Outstanding Direction of a Musical for Des McAnuff and Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Musical for Jeff Madden, as well as the Audience Choice Award.
 

Production: Happy Days, A New Musical
Date: February 2009
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Elgin Theatre


Heralded as “A power house, rock and roll trip down memory lane,” by the New York Daily News, Happy Days, A New Musical brings back the nostalgia of the 50’s and offers entertainment for all ages. Yes, there will be sock-hops and hula-hoops, but at its core this musical is a love story between Arthur Fonzarelli (Fonzie) and Pinky Tuscadero that is very human and touching. 

Production: Anne of Green Gables
Date: May 2009
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Elgin Theatre


Anne of Green Gables - The Musical™
, a co-production between Dancap Productions Inc. and The Charlottetown Festival, P.E.I. Based on L.M. Montgomery’s popular novel, Canada’s longest-running musical and a most beloved export; Anne™ brings Montgomery’s pages to life onstage.  

Production: The Toxic Avenger Musical
Date: October 2009 - January 2010
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: The Music Hall


Melvin Ferd the Third wants to clean up Tromaville, the most polluted town in New Jersey (just off Exit 13B on the Turnpike). Foiled by the on-the-take mayor’s bullies, Melvin is dumped into a vat of radioactive toxic waste, only to reemerge as THE TOXIC AVENGER, New Jersey’s first superhero. Toxie, is a seven-foot mutant freak with superhuman strength and a heart as big as Newark. He’s out to save New Jersey, end global warming and woo the prettiest, blindest librarian in town, in a toxic love story with an environmental twist. 

Production: Miss Saigon
Date: July - August 2010
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


  MISS SAIGON features show-stopping numbers like "I Still Believe", "Why God Why?" and "The American Dream". A modern interpretation of Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, creators Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg (Les Misérables) were first inspired by a photo of a Vietnamese mother leaving her daughter at a departure gate for a plane headed for the United States, and, presumably, a better life. The idea of a mother’s ultimate sacrifice is a central theme in MISS SAIGON

Production: South Pacific
Date: August - September 2010
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


Based on James Michener’s Pulitzer Prize winning book Tales of the South Pacific, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC has music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. Set on a tropical island during World War II, the musical tells the sweeping romantic story of two couples and how their happiness is threatened by the realities of war and by their own prejudices. 

Production: South Pacific
Date: February 2011 - March 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


Based on James Michener’s Pulitzer Prize winning book Tales of the South Pacific, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC has music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. Set on a tropical island during World War II, the musical tells the sweeping romantic story of two couples and how their happiness is threatened by the realities of war and by their own prejudices. 

Production: 9 to 5: The Musical
Date: July 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL is the hilarious story about friendship, teamwork, romance and a little Revenge in the workplace.  Based on the hit 1980 film 9 to 5 that starred Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL features the iconic title track “9 to 5” as well as new songs written by Grammy® winner Dolly Parton including the single release “Backwoods Barbie,” and several rousing anthems such as “Get Out and Stay Out,” “Let Love Grow,” and “I Just Might Make It.”
 

Production: Donny & Marie Live
Date: July 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


This theatrical concert showcases Donny & Marie's greatest hits in a multimedia spectacle with show-stopping production numbers, a big rock band and sizzling backup dancers. This rave-reviewed production features the hit songs "Paper Roses," "Make the World Go Away," "Puppy Love," "Soldier of Love" and "One Bad Apple," the song that started it all!
 

Production: Next to Normal
Date: July 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


From the director of Rent comes the most talked about show on Broadway, NEXT TO NORMAL, winner of the 2010 Pulitzer for Drama and three 2009 Tony Awards® including Best Score. Starring acclaimed Tony Award-winning star, Alice Ripley. Chosen as “one of the year’s ten best” by major critics around the country, NEXT TO NORMAL is an emotional powerhouse of a musical with a thrilling contemporary score about a family trying to take care of themselves and each other. 

Production: Colm Wilkinson In Concert: Broadway and Beyond
Date: August 12 & 13, 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


COLM WILKINSON IN CONCERT: BROADWAY AND BEYOND follows Wilkinson’s recent sold out tour of Ireland and coincides with the official North American release of his new album, Broadway and Beyond The Concert Songs. This exceptional evening of song, with a great band and guest singers will provide us with yet another side of the award-winning stage actor, acclaimed as Jean Valjean and The Phantom. 

Production: Come Fly Away
Date: August 16 - 28, 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


As fourteen of the world's best dancers tell the story of four couples falling in and out of love at a swinging nightclub on a star-lit evening, you will witness the exhilaration of a first kiss, the excitement of a first dance, and the bittersweet moments of a first good-bye.  This one-of-a-kind experience combines the seductive vocals of "Ol' Blue Eyes" with the sizzling sound of a live 14-piece big band and the visceral thrill of Tharp's choreography.

Production: The Addams Family - A New Musical
Date: November 16 - 27, 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


The weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. This magnificently macabre new musical comedy is created by Jersey Boys authors Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice, Drama Desk-winning composer/lyricist Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party), choreographer Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys) and Olivier Award-winning director/designers Phelim McDermott & Julian Crouch (Shockheaded Peter) with production supervision by four-time Tony Award® winner Jerry Zaks. 

Production: Memphis
Date: December 6 - 24, 2011
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, MEMPHIS is about a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Come along on their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves --filled with laughter, soaring emotion and roof-raising rock 'n' roll. 

Production: American Idiot
Date: December 28, 2011 - January 15, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


Direct from Broadway, the smash-hit musical AMERICAN IDIOT tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Their quest for true meaning in a post 9/11 world leads them on the most exhilarating theatrical journey of the season. Based on Green Day’s GRAMMY® Award-winning multi-platinum album, AMERICAN IDIOT boldly takes the American musical where it’s never gone before. 

Production: In The Heights
Date: February 7 - 19, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


IN THE HEIGHTS explores three days in the characters' lives in the New York City Dominican-American neighborhood of Washington Heights. The score features hip-hop, salsa, merengue and soul music. The musical's 2008 Broadway production was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards and won the Tony Award for Best Musical at the 62nd Tony Awards.  

Production: Shrek, The Musical
Date: March 20 - April 1, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


SHREK, THE MUSICAL, based on the Oscar® -winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to life on stage.

Production: West Side Story
Date: May 8 - June 3, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


WEST SIDE STORY is based on William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Set in New York in the mid-1950s, the musical explores the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic and cultural backgrounds. The members of the Sharks are first-generation Americans from Puerto Rico taunted by the Jets, a white group who consider themselves the true Americans. The young protagonist, Tony, one of the Jets, falls in love with Maria, the sister of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks.  

Production: Beauty and the Beast
Date: July 3 - 22, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts


Based on the Academy Award®-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including “Be Our Guest” the beloved title song.

Production: Million Dollar Quartet
Date: July 10 - 29, 2012
Location: Toronto, CA
Venue: Toronto Centre for the Arts


MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is the smash hit Broadway musical, inspired by the true story of the famed recording session where Sam Phillips, the ‘‘Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll’’ brought together icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee
Lewis and Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night.