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City Youth Players is also proud to offer a season of programming designed to entertain and educate students of all ages: Our School Matinee Series.

School Matinee

  • All performances are held at the Vaughan City Playhouse.
  • Matinees begin at promptly 10:00am and 12:30pm, unless otherwise indicated.
  • Tickets are $12 (plus HST) per student.
  • One chaperone/teacher per 15 students is FREE of charge!
  • Study guides and post-show chats with the cast and director also available.
For a comprehensive guide to booking your school/class for a student matinee,ENTER HERE.
For more information, contact the theatre box office at: 


or send an email to:


Fiddler on the Roof

Student Matinee Performance: February 24th at 10:00am

A staple of the musical theatre canon and winner of nine Tony Awards, Fiddler on the Roof touches audiences worldwide with its humor, warmth and honesty.


Set in the little village of Anatevka, the story centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social morals and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. Rich in historical detail, Fiddler on the Roof's universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.


Featuring the iconic character of Tevye - among the most memorable roles in musical theatre - and beloved songs such as "Sunrise, Sunset," "If I Were a Rich Man" and "Matchmaker, Matchmaker," Fiddler on the Roof is the perfect mix of audience-pleasing humor and heart.

Run Time: Approximately 100 minutes.

Recommended for students in grade 4+