Take in a live performance at the Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge (formerly Dunfield Theatre). Opened in 2013, this 500-seat theatre is located along the historic Grand River in Cambridge. With great shops, restaurants, accommodations, and plenty of beautiful architecture to take in, a trip to the Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge is an experience that’s not to be missed.
This state-of-the-art facility features world-class acoustics and great views from every seat. It is the largest theatre in the Drayton Entertainment family located in Waterloo Region. There is free parking at the theatre, as well as free municipal parking and accessible parking options, however, overnight parking is not permitted.
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The Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge is a part of Drayton Entertainment, an award-winning, not-for-profit organization dedicated to producing and showcasing an unparalleled theatre experience. Created in 1991 by Alex Mustakas, the launch of the Drayton Festival Theatre was an immediate success. The organization has since grown to include multiple venues across southwestern Ontario. Here in Waterloo Region, Drayton Entertainment also performs at the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse Theatre and the St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre.
- Drayton Entertainment does not receive any government funding, making their sustainability an interesting and often-studied model.
- With an annual attendance of over 250,000, Drayton Entertainment is one of the largest professional theatre companies in all of Canada.
- Drayton Entertainment has also been recognized as one of the largest employers of professional artists in Canada by the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association.