The cast of Do You Want What I Have Got? A Craigslist Cantata (2013). Photography: John Karastamatis.

Musical Development

Acting Up Stage Company is one of the few organizations in Canada committed to developing new musicals.

The following are three initiatives designed to help develop Canadian writers, composers, and book writers.


A program to develop and match emerging Canadian composers and lyricists.


Submit your new musical here.

Creator’s Reserve

Funding for new musical development through the Ontario Arts Council.