Performing Arts

Live Performing Arts Events – Ballet, Dance, Live Theatre, Opera, Speaker Series, Standup Comedy and more in Toronto.

    10 Feb

    Lower Ossington Theatre, Ossington Avenue, Toronto

    February 10, 2017 To April 2, 2017

    $54.99 - $64.99

    Everyone’s favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins received nominations… Read More >>

    11 Feb

    Ed Mirvish Theatre, Victoria Street, Toronto

    February 11, 2017 To May 14, 2017

    $38 - $175

    Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer, is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge – what they don’t expect is to fall in love. Read More >>

    25 Feb

    Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre, 189 Yonge St, Toronto

    February 25, 2017 To April 9, 2017

    $70 - $225

    Multiple Tony® Award winning producer Garth Drabinsky’s World Premiere production of SOUSATZKA is a new musical based on the original novel Madame Sousatzka by Bernice Rubens. Read More >>

    28 Feb

    30 Bridgman Avenue, Toronto

    February 28, 2017 To April 9, 2017

    416.531.1827

    $15 & up

    by Erin Shields directed by Peter Hinton Moxy is married and seething, fed up with the constraints of domesticity, and longing for some action. Meanwhile, her long-suffering husband Johnny has decided that enough is enough and contemplates having an affair with Faith, a secret admirer. Read More >>

    28 Feb

    Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St W, Toronto

    February 28, 2017 To April 16, 2017

    $49 - $139 + charges

    The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this century.” The Washington Post says, “It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals.” And Entertainment Weekly says, “Grade A: the funniest musical of all time.” Jimmy Fallon of The Tonight Show calls it “Genius. Brilliant. Read More >>

    12 Mar

    Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King Street West, Toronto

    March 12, 2017 To April 23, 2017

    $38 - $175

    Direct from London’s West End comes the new hit musical MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS. It’s London, 1937, and recently widowed eccentric, Laura Henderson, is looking for a way of spending her time and money when her attention falls on a run down former cinema in Great Windmill Street. Read More >>

    Shawn Doyle and Daniela Vlaskalic in The Orange Dot - John Lauener Photography
    16 Mar

    Streetcar Crowsnest - Guloien Theatre, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto

    March 16, 2017 To April 1, 2017

    416 504-3898

    $20-$35

    Sean Dixon’s unsettling comedy is in the vein of Becket’s Waiting for Godot and Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter, THE ORANGE DOT is a blend of absurdity and realism that delves into the dynamics of power, the nature of partnerships and the modern human condition. Read More >>

    16 Mar

    Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto

    March 16, 2017 To April 2, 2017

    416 504 7529

    PWYC - $38

    Written & Performed by | Katherine Cullen and Britta Johnson Stupidhead! is about the glamour of failure and the celebration of futility. About being a kid with a lot of dyslexia and not being able to fit in. It’s about how being a human is really embarrassing. Read More >>

    23 Mar

    Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane, The Distillery District, Toronto

    March 23, 2017 To April 14, 2017

    $25 & up

    A perfect little coach house turns into a real life nightmare in Karen Hines’ comic, Kafkaesque tale about the darker side of home ownership. Read More >>

    24 Mar

    Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Avenue Toronto

    March 24, 2017 To May 14, 2017

    $54.99 - $64.99

    A down-and out floral assistant becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic plant with a mysterious craving for fresh blood! Soon “Audrey II” grows into an ill-tempered, foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore who offers him fame and fortune in exchange for feeding its growing appetite, finally revealing itself to be… Read More >>

    24 Mar

    The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto

    March 24, 2017 To April 9, 2017

    416-538-0988

    $20- $35

    S h e e t s. is an original work exploring the theme of intimacy in it’s many forms through the experiences of various inhabitants of a single hotel room. Read More >>

    24 Mar

    Second City Theatre, 3rd Floor, 99 Blue Jays Way, Toronto

    March 24, 2017 To June 30, 2017

    416-343-0011

    $8

    A new hilarious show every Friday at 8:00PM (excludes April 14th), featuring the Second City’s House Ensemble! See some of comedy’s most talented up-and-comers perform sketch and improv comedy in The John Candy Box Theatre. Read More >>

    25 Mar

    Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Alexander Street, Toronto

    March 25, 2017 To April 8, 2017

    416-975-8555

    $20.00 each

    From the award-winning writer of The Hush Baby & Life as a Pomegranate comes this fast-paced & colorful new dramedy about 2 different women who fall into a magic snow globe & are forced to relive a fateful childhood trip or be doomed to spin forever. Read More >>

    25 Mar

    Panasonic Theatre, 651 Yonge Street, Toronto

    March 25, 2017 To April 9, 2017

    $39 - $92

    Why Not Theatre production of BUTCHER By Nicolas Billon Directed by Weyni Mengesha Who is the Butcher? A mysterious old man is dropped off at a police station, wearing a foreign military uniform, and a Santa hat, with a meat hook dangling around his neck. Read More >>

    26 Mar

    Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander Street, Toronto

    March 26, 2017 To April 4, 2017

    $10 - $28

    Thornton Wilder’s 1938 Pulitzer Prize winning drama collides with Theatre Rusticle’s imagistic and physically poetic style to tell the story of daily life, love, marriage, and death in the town of Grover’s Corners. Read More >>

    28 Mar

    Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto

    March 28, 2017 To April 2, 2017

    Free to $38

    16th Kalanidhi International Festival of Indian Dance and Symposia: ‘Whirling Streams’ Goes Global with Live and Live-Steamed Performances, Symposia, Film Retrospective The 16th Kalanidhi Festival of Indian Dance,“Whirling Streams” production is dedicated to Sudha Khandwani Founder and Artistic Director who passed away in November, leaving an extraordinary history of International… Read More >>

    28 Mar

    Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley Street, Toronto

    March 28, 2017 To April 16, 2017

    $35 - $69

    Two couples meet for dinner to take their minds off the war raging around them. An unexpected profession of love, an untimely proposal, and one kiss later, one of the foursome lies dead on the floor. Read More >>

    28 Mar

    Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto

    March 28, 2017 To April 8, 2017

    $25 - $35

    Ms. Lovely is searching for love. In this hilarious and evocative tale we meet Lovely at different stages in her life as she struggles with her understanding of herself as a Black woman and awakens to her sexual identity as mirrored through popular culture. Read More >>

    29 Mar

    The Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen Street West, Toronto

    March 29, 2017 To April 2, 2017

    $39 - $265

    Genus: Inspired by Darwin’s Origin of Species and set to a score by Joby Talbot and Deru, Genus is choreographed for 24 dancers and features much of the intricate and rigorously conceived dance vocabulary— breathtaking extensions and undulations that seem to test the very boundaries of physical expression— that is… Read More >>

    Old Love by Norm Foster
    30 Mar

    Theatre Aurora, 150 Henderson Drive, Aurora

    March 30, 2017 To April 8, 2017

    $10 - $25

    Bud is a lonely business executive who finally decides to pursue the recent widowed Molly, whom he has grown to love over the years. As he pursues his dream, Molly has her own bitter memories as she adjusts to life after her loveless marriage. Read More >>

    Marquee's 'The Little Mermaid'
    30 Mar

    Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Crescent, Newmarket

    March 30, 2017 To April 9, 2017

    $27 - $29

    Marquee Theatrical Productions is proud to present… Disney’s The Little Mermaid – an Adult Cast Production! The Little Mermaid” is a fairy tale written by the Danish author Hans Christian Andersen about a young mermaid who is willing to give up her life in the sea and her identity as… Read More >>

    30 Mar

    Rose Theatre Main Stage, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton

    March 30, 2017 To April 8, 2017

    $22 - $35

    Set under and above the high seas, The Little Mermaid tells the story of Ariel, an adventurous young mermaid who’s got a thing for disobeying the rules and following her heart. Read More >>

    30 Mar

    Kensington Hall, 56 Kensington Avenue, Toronto

    March 30, 2017 To April 15, 2017

    $21.69 - $26.87

    When a murder is committed in Prohibition-era Kensington Market, a family of would-be criminals is suddenly flung into the high-stakes gangland world of American organized crime. Read More >>