#YYCTheatreStats – November 2019

Hey y’all! Hope you’re ready for the holidays! It’s time for the November edition of #YYCTheatreStats !
As always, this data does not include information beyond perceived and indicated race. If you have any corrections, please contact: jenna@chromatictheatre.ca
ALSO: Check out #YEGTheatreStats for info on gender diversity in casting in Edmonton, Alberta

The Lion, The Witch, & the Wardrobe – Alberta Theatre Projects
November 19th – December 29th
Cast: 3/11 = 27.3%
Creative: 1/12 = 8.3%
Children’s Ensemble: 1/12 = 8.3%
Aggregate: 5/34 = 14.7%*

La Boheme – Calgary Opera
November 9th – 15th
Cast: 1/4 = 25% (Principle Cast)
Creative: TBA
Aggregate: TBA

Last Christmas – Lunchbox Theatre
November 23rd – December 21st
Cast: 0/4 = 0%
Creative: 0/5 = 0%
Aggregate: 0/9 = 0%

Mamma Mia! – Stage West Theatre Restaurant Calgary
November 15th – February 9th
Cast: 2/24 = 8.3%
Creative: 1/22 = 4.5%
Aggregate: 3/46 = 6.5%

A Christmas Carol – Theatre Calgary
November 28th – December 28th
Cast: 4/24 = 16.7%
Creative: 2/17 = 11.8%
Aggregate: 6/40 = 15%*

The Merchant of Venice – The Shakespeare Company
November 28th – December 8th
Cast: 3/16 = 18.8%
Creative: 1/8 = 12.5%
Aggregate: 4/24 = 16.7%

Sherlock Holmes & the Raven’s Curse – Vertigo Theatre
November 9th – December 14th
Cast: 3/8 = 37.5%
Creative: 2/12 = 16.7%
Aggregate: 5/20 = 25%

*One or more individuals appear both in the cast and creative teams. They have only been counted once for the aggregate.
These stats were compiled by Kristen Padayas & Jenna Rodgers on behalf of Chromatic Theatre