The Fantasticks
music by Harvey Schmidt & lyrics by Tom Jones, directed by Chalene Scott

THE STORY:  A funny, romantic musical about a boy, a girl, and their two fathers who try to keep them apart.  The longest running musical in the world!

We are currently still looking to cast the following roles:
El Gallo (Narrator/Bandit)
Henry (the Old Actor)
Mortimer (the man who dies - actor pretending to be a "Native American")

Contact Stage 43 by email at to set up an audition.
Prepare 32-64 bars of a theatre song that you love to sing.  Be sure it’s a song you love!  Please note that there will not be any musical accompaniment at the audition.  You may bring your own recording or choose to sing ‘a cappella’.  In addition, please prepare a short memorized melodramatic monologue.  Content is at your discretion.  Also, submit a résumé and photo if you have them.

A keyboardist, percussionist, and bassist are needed for this production. If you wouldlike to showcase your talents in this non-equity, volunteer production at the Evergreen Cultural Centre in Coquitlam, contact Stage 43 by email at to set up an audition.

January 11-14 and 17-20, 2018.  All performances at the Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam. BC.

This is a non-equity, community theatre production.  For insurance purposes, all cast/crew must become members of Stage 43 at or before the first rehearsal ($20 annual membership fee).  Scripts will only be given to members in good standing. Rehearsals will take place 3 times per week at Pinetree Community Centre (Sun afternoons, Mon and Wed evenings) and will likely begin in early October. Please bring a list of dates you are NOT available with you to the audition.

Any questions? 


If you are interested in volunteering as crew for "A Bench in the Sun" - or for any of our other productions - please contact us at