Chasing Shadows Productions began in 2017 to produce "Swingin' in St. John's," their first original musical to debut at the Hamilton Fringe Festival. 

"Swingin' in St. John's" won "Best of Venue - Hamilton Theatre Incorporated at Hamilton Fringe, 2017.

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It was then remounted in April 2018 for a two-week run at Artword Artbar.

It was remounted again in November 2019, for a third production, this time at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.

Chasing Shadows Productions is an award-winning, independent Theatre company in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, the creative partnership of Singer-Songwriter Will Gillespie and multi-disciplinary Visual Artist Susan Robinson.

Exclusively creating new, original work with a focus on musicals and comedies.

Susan is the Producer, she also creates the visual side of each production, making the costumes, props, backdrops and puppets.

Will is the creative director, he writes all the words and music. Both perform in every production, hiring additional local Hamiltonian Artists and Theatre professionals for their larger productions. 


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 Their second musical: "Diamond in the Rough" won Audience Choice at the 2019 Hamilton Fringe.