Anne Marie Scheffler



Suddenly Mommy!

Written and Performed by Anne Marie Scheffler
Dramaturged by Rosie Shuster


Every woman who’s had a baby recognizes the moment when your first name changes to suddenly “Mommy”!


This hilarious one-woman show takes us through every mom’s experience of good times, bad advice, and trying to do it all. From hot dates to play dates, experience the rollicking rollercoaster of motherhood. Because no matter how you planned it… it always comes suddenly!


Written and performed by Anne Marie Scheffler, of The Second City, The Comedy Network, and SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody.


Suddenly Mommy is a laugh-out-loud night out for anyone who is a mom… or who has one.


“Scheffler simply sparkles!” – The Toronto Star


“Anne Marie Scheffler is a firecracker on stage!” – Vue Weekly


Anne Marie Scheffler is a professional actress, writer, voice artist and comedian. She has created and toured seven one-woman shows across North America. Her play Not Getting It was made into a Comedy Network special for CTV, for which she was nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award. Her show Suddenly Mommy! has been mounted in cities including Los Angeles, New York, and Toronto. Anne Marie is a Second City Alumna (Toronto’s National Touring Company), she is also the co-writer and co-star of Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody, which recently ran in Las Vegas and is touring US and Canada.

SUDDENLY MOMMY has been dramaturged by Rosie Shuster, writer and co-founder of SNL.






not getting it


Written and Performed by Anne Marie Scheffler
Directed by Michael McGinn


Nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award!
As seen on TV in a one-hour comedy special on CTV/ The Comedy Network!


A hilarious examination of a single woman at her sexual peak who has… needs! Anne Marie Scheffler exposes the truth of the modern female conundrum, and discovers it’s not easy being easy! Joined by the uber talented Stephen Sparks, the vocal stylings of Michael McGinn and the fabulous Rob Thaller on piano, this musical comedy makes for a perfect night out for anyone who’s ever been relationship-challenged.


“Anne Marie Scheffler is a firecracker on stage!” – Vue Weekly


Running Time: 90 min. With Intermission. One-Act version available.
Size of Company: 5
Adult Content



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Dec. 3-8 / 13 – Theatre Passe Muraille – Toronto, ON

Apr. 5 / 14 – Pacific Contact Showcase – Burnaby, BC

Apr. 13 / 14 – The Circle Theatre – Alliston, ON

Apr. 26 / 14 – Stephen Leacock Theatre – Keswick, ON

May 1-3 / 14 – Rotary Performing Arts Centre – Okotoks, AB

May 8-10 / 14 – CityStage – Springfield, MA

May 24 / 14 – Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre – Meaford, ON

Sept. 9 – Oct. 3 / 14 – Orillia Opera House Studio Theatre – Orillia, ON