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Hamilton: The new Canadian musical “Maggie” opens tonight at Theatre Aquarius

Friday, April 21, 2023

MAGGIE, the highly anticipated new Canadian musical, officially opens at Theatre Aquarius tonight. Produced in association with originating Come From Away producer Michael Rubinoff; the new musical features music and lyrics by multi-award winning recording artist Johnny Reid and musical theatre playwright and lyricist Matt Murray (Grow) with a book by Murray as well. Providing additional music and orchestration is Bob Foster (Tell Tale Harbour) and direction and dramaturgy is by Theatre Aquarius Artistic Director Mary Francis Moore

MAGGIE‘s Opening Night at Theatre Aquarius is Friday, April 21, 2023, and the world premiere run ends May 7, 2023.

Performances are Tuesdays – Saturdays at 7:30pm, with Saturday and Sunday matinees at 1:30pm. Due to demand, additional matinee performances are now on sale for Wednesday, April 26 at 11am and Sunday, May 7 at 1:30pm.

Tickets may be ordered online at or by calling the box office at 905.522.7529 (toll free 1.800.465.7529), or in person at Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William Street, Hamilton.

MAGGIE will then travel to Prince Edward Island for a run at The Charlottetown Festival. It will play from June 21 – September 2, 2023, at Confederation Centre of the Arts’ Sobey Family Theatre. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit