Performing Arts and Live Theatre in Toronto

A list of  most of the performing arts events happening in Toronto & GTA in April, 2017.

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Mary Poppins

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 ... More Details
When:

February 10 - April 30, 2017

Where:

Lower Ossington Theatre, Ossington Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$54.99 - $64.99




The Bodyguard

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. A ‘BRILLIANT!’ (The Times), breathtakingly romantic thriller, THE BODYGUARD features a whole host of irresistible ... More Details
When:

February 11 to May 14, 2017
Tuesday to Saturday | 8PM
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday | 2PM
Where:

Ed Mirvish Theatre, Victoria Street, Toronto
How much:

$38 - $175

Peace River Country

by Maria Milisavljevic directed by Richard Rose Inspired by the real-life story of Reverend Weibo Ludwig and his decades-long battle with the Alberta oil and gas industry, Peace River Country follows the lives of a close-knit traditional family as their land, health and way of life becomes increasingly threatened by ... More Details
When:

February 14 - March 26, 2017
Opens February 22, 2017

Where:

30 Bridgman Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$15 & up

Sousatzka

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. Set in London, England in 1982, SOUSATZKA tells the story of a young musical prodigy (JORDAN BARROW) torn between two powerful women from vastly ... More Details
When:

Saturday, February 25 to Sunday, April 9, 2017

Where:

Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre, 189 Yonge St, Toronto
How much:

$70 - $225

The Millennial Malcontent

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. Add to the mix a ... More Details
When:

February 28 - April 9, 2017
Opens March 8, 2017

Where:

30 Bridgman Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$15 & up

The Book of Mormon

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 ... More Details
When:

February 28 to April 16, 2017
Tuesday to Saturday |  8PM
Saturday  | 2PM
Sunday | 1:30PM & 7:30PM

Where:

Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St W, Toronto
How much:

$49 - $139 + charges

Mrs Henderson Presents

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. Hiring feisty impresario ... More Details
When:

March 12 to April 23, 2017

Where:

Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King Street West, Toronto
How much:

$38 - $175

Everything Is Great Again

Trump is in the White House and O'Leary is on the rise. Are we reaching the era of peak a$$hole? We're still trying to figure this all out, but we know laughing helps! The Second City has created a deliriously funny show to help you forget that the world is ... More Details
When:

Tuesday to Sunday until July 2017

Where:

Second City, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto
How much:

$26-$50




The Orange Dot

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

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 ... More Details
When:

March 16 - April 1, 2017
Monday – Saturday @ 8pm
Saturday matinee @ 2pm

Where:

Streetcar Crowsnest - Guloien Theatre, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$20-$35

Stupidhead! A Musical Comedy

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. All of the ... More Details
When:

 March 16 - April 2, 2017

Where:

Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto
How much:

PWYC - $38

Crawlspace

A perfect little coach house turns into a real life nightmare in Karen Hines’ comic, Kafkaesque tale about the darker side of home ownership. Inspired by true events, Crawlspace moves past “cautionary” as it snakes through the brutal battleground of Toronto real estate, decorative twig orbs and the transcendence of ... More Details
When:

March 23 to April 14, 2017

Where:

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

$25 & up

Sheets

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. The room both inspires and allows its guests their irrevocable moments of truth; revealing the stories of a group of ... More Details
When:

March 24–April 9, 2017

Where:

The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto
How much:

$20- $35

Little Shop of Horrors

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 ... More Details
When:

Fridays to Sundays, March 24 to May 14, 2017

Where:

Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Avenue Toronto
How much:

$54.99 - $64.99





The Second City’s House Co. Presents!

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. Featuring: Lance Byrd, Oliver Georgiou, Sheri Godda, Natalie Metcalfe, Jessica Perkins, Brittany Charlotte Smith, Jonathan ... More Details
When:

Every Friday  - March 24 to June 30, 2017 | 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Excludes April 14th

Where:

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

$8

Swan Lake by Canada’s Ballet Jörgen

Swan Lake with Symphony Nova Scotia

Choreographed by company Artistic Director and CEO Bengt Jörgen, this classical ballet showcases the extraordinary beauty of traditional ballet in its purest form. Adding his signature hint of Canadiana, Jörgen has set his production in the picturesque seascape of the Louisbourg Fortress in Nova Scotia, engaging audiences in a dialogue ... More Details
When:

March 24 - 26, 2017 

Where:

Betty Oliphant Theatre, 404 Jarvis Street, Toronto
How much:

$34.25 - $52.00

Butcher

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. As a lawyer, a police officer, ... More Details
Where:

Panasonic Theatre, 651 Yonge Street, Toronto
How much:

$39 - $92

A Mickey Full of Mouse

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. Who is it for? adults HOW MUCH Tickets ... More Details
When:

March 25 - April 8, 2017

Where:

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Alexander Street, Toronto
How much:

$20.00 each

Our Town

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. The company’s hallmark physicality meets Wilder’s timeless questions about how place defines us, how we live, how ... More Details
When:

March 26– April 2, 2017

Where:

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander Street, Toronto
How much:

$10 - $28




Kiss

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. Chilean playwright Guillermo Calderón's newest play breaks open cultural barriers as a group of ... More Details
When:

March 28 - April 16, 2017

Where:

Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley Street, Toronto
How much:

$35 - $69

Kalanidhi International Festival of Indian Dance

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 ... More Details
When:

March 28th to April 2, 2017

Where:

Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto
How much:

Free to $38

The Emancipation of Ms. Lovely

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. Personal stories from Lovely's life interweave ... More Details
When:

March 28 - April 8, 2017

Where:

Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$25 - $35

Genus & Tarantella & Self and Soul & The Concert – National Ballet

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 ... More Details
When:

March 29 - April 1, 2017 | 07:30 PM
April 1 & 2, 2017 | 02:00 PM

Where:

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

$39 - $265

Tough Jews

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. Set against the backdrop of the roaring twenties, the Great Depression, and the biggest race riot in Canadian history, TOUGH JEWS is the story ... More Details
When:

March 30 to April 15, 2017

Where:

Kensington Hall, 56 Kensington Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$21.69 - $26.87

Old Love by Norm Foster

Old Love by Norm Foster

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. What follows is a series of ... More Details
When:

Thursday, March 30 to Saturday, April 08, 2017 

Where:

Theatre Aurora, 150 Henderson Drive, Aurora
How much:

$10 - $25

Marquee’s ‘The Little Mermaid’

Marquee's 'The Little Mermaid'

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 ... More Details
When:

Thursday, March 30 to Sunday, April 09, 2017 

Where:

Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Crescent, Newmarket
How much:

$27 - $29

Toronto Dance Theatre presents CHIASMATA

CHIASMATA is “a cacophony of dance that plays out as if on a charged magnetic field” (The Vancouver Sun). Choreographer Christopher House melded improvisation with video playback to refine an eccentric new movement vocabulary for the company in 2007, inspired by a looping and atmospheric score by Gemini-winner Phil Strong ... More Details
When:

March 30 to April 8, 2017

Where:

Winchester Street Theatre, 80 Winchester St, Toronto
How much:

$25

The Little Mermaid

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. Ariel’s fascination with the human world often leads her to the sea surface, a zone that’s designated as “off-limits” ... More Details
When:

March 30th - April 8th 2017

Where:

Rose Theatre Main Stage, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton
How much:

$22 - $35

Spoon River

In Soulpepper’s award-winning adaptation of Spoon River, Edgar Lee Masters’ poems of the dead are brought to vibrant life. The residents of a sleepy mid-west graveyard return to share their funny, gritty, and touching memories to curious passersby. It’s a moving piece of original music theatre that is ultimately an ... More Details
When:

March 31 - April 15 2017

Where:

Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane, Toronto
How much:

$32.00–$89.0

Norm Foster’s Opening Night

The antics begin as Jack and Ruth Tisdale celebrate their 25'th wedding anniversary with an evening at the theatre. It's a dream come true for Ruth and an imposition for Jack who would rather be at home watching the World Series. However, after the events both on and off the ... More Details
When:

March 31 - April 1, 2017 | 8:00 PM

Where:

Studio Theatre, 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto
How much:

$25

Sister Act The Musical

Based on the hit film, SISTER ACT tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris ... More Details
When:

March 31 to April 9, 2017

Where:

Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst Street, Toronto
How much:

$54.99 - $64.99

Little Pretty and The Exceptional

Factory is thrilled to welcome the return of Anusree Roy (Brothel #9) with her newest work, the world premiere of LITTLE PRETTY AND THE EXCEPTIONAL, directed by Brendan Healy. Two sisters and their father prepare to open a new sari shop in Toronto’s Little India. Simran is gifted, complex and ... More Details
When:

April 1 to April 30, 2017

Where:

The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto
How much:

$25-$55

Perfect 10 Comedy Presents: Saturday At Comedy Bar

Returning April 1st!! Saturday At Comedy Bar is back for another great show. After eight years of live comedy and multiple sold out shows in a row don't miss out on Toronto's Best Live Comedy. April Fools Edition. Rachelle Lauzon [Border City Comedy Fest | Corner Comedy Club ] ... More Details
Where:

Comedy Bar, 945 Bloor Street West, Toronto
How much:

$10 -$15

Canada: The Thinking Man’s America

Join The Second City Touring Company for a comedic look at Canada's 150th birthday! We've combed through The Second City archives for sketches created and performed by Canada's greatest comedic talents, and from every generation of Canadian comedy icons. Plus you'll see scenes that poke fun at Canadian cliches, make ... More Details
When:

April 3 to October 23, 2017
Every Monday and select Fridays | 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM (times may vary)

Where:

Second City, 51 Mercer St, Toronto
How much:

$20-$30

Redux Festival

Redux Festival

This season, World Stage celebrates more than 30 years of bold programming and exceptional artistry with a look back at some of our most extraordinary works. World Stage Redux is your chance to see the shows that have shifted the boundaries of the contemporary – that have amazed, moved, and ... More Details
When:

April 4 to 22, 2017

Where:

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto
How much:

$25–$45

True Crime

Clark Rockefeller is a real life conman of the highest order, now serving a near-life sentence in a California State prison. And iconic musician and provocateur Torquil Campbell wants to try him on for size. What does it mean for an excellent fabulator to embody an excellent fabulator? And in ... More Details
When:

April 4 to 15, 2017

Where:

Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$20-$40

I Take Your Hand in Mine…’

"I take your hand in mine ... " is a play suggested by the love letters of Anton Chekhov and Olga Knipper and traces the passionate relationship between the world famous dramatist and Russia's leading actress. The six year correspondence spans the birth of the Moscow Art Theatre and the ... More Details
When:

April 05 to 23, 2017

Where:

Tarragon Theatre Extraspace, 30 Bridgman Ave, Toronto
How much:

$32-$34

Queen Milli of Galt

Based on a true story, a chance meeting between the Duke of Windsor, Edward VIII, and Milli in her home of Galt, Ontario, leads to a merry war of wits and, eventually, love. In Milli, Edward sees escape from a life of obligation and duty, but Milli is not so ... More Details
Where:

Walterdale Theatre, 10322 83 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
How much:

$19.75 to $22

Legally Blonde

A fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. This action-packed musical explodes on the stage with memorable songs and dynamic dances. Equal parts hilarious and ... More Details
When:

April 6 to 22, 2017

Where:

Oshawa Little Theatre, 62 Russett Avenue, Oshawa
How much:

$15 to $28

Tons of Money

Scarborough Players presents Tons of Money Aubrey Henry Maitland Allington has seen better days. As an inventor down on his luck, he’s absolutely drowning in debt. When things seem at their lowest, a sudden inheritance might just make his problems go away. The challenge: How to claim the inheritance without ... More Details
When:

April 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22, 2017 | 8:00 PM.
April 9 and 16, 2017 | 2:00 PM

Where:

Theatre Scarborough, 3600 Kingston Road, Scarborough
How much:

$19 - $22

887

Following the success of 2013's Needles & Opium, Canadian Stage brings international stage sensation Robert Lepage back to Toronto with 887: an intimate solo spectacle that mesmerized audiences at Panamania 2015. Beginning with his childhood growing up in 1960s Quebec City, Lepage plunges us into the depths of his past, ... More Details
When:

April 7 to 16, 2017

Where:

Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front Street East, Toronto
How much:

$35.10 - $114

​The Clean House

After the unusual death of her parents, aspiring comedian Matilde moves from Brazil to Connecticut to clean the house of married doctors. When the husband falls in love with a patient, the household is thrown into a messy (and sometimes magical) whirlwind of hilarity and heartache. A finalist for the ... More Details
When:

April 7 to 22, 2017

Where:

Alumnae Theatre Company, 70 Berkeley Street, Toronto
How much:

PWYC to $20

Shaolin Warriors

Shaolin Warriors is a unique show performed by masters of kung fu. In this fully choreographed theatrical production, Shaolin Warriors brings the remarkable skill, stunning movement and death-defying martial-arts prowess to stages throughout the world. These kung fu masters have trained from a very young age in mental and physical ... More Details
When:

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 7:30 PM

Where:

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front St E, Toronto
How much:

$35 - $80

Coal Mine Theatre presents Orphans

Orphans is a gritty urban drama, full of suspense that questions loyalty, family and morality. It's an examination of the class and race war raging within Britain today. It questions what dark lengths we are all capable of going to and what would push us to them ... More Details
When:

Sunday, April 09 to Sunday, April 30, 2017
Tuesday-Saturday | 7:30 PM
Sunday Matinee | 2:00 PM (except for April 9)
Opening Night: Wednesday, April 12 | 7:30 PM

Where:

The Coal Mine Theatre, 1454 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
How much:

26.87 & up

Straight Up!

Straight Up! is an interactive theatre experience based within the Toronto restaurant industry. Audience members are encouraged to buy drinks, socialize with the actors, and invest in the performance simultaneously! Episodic in nature, the shows material follows restaurant patrons and staff alike. We hope to provide snapshots of the lives ... More Details
When:

April 9 to 12, 2017

Where:

Paupers Pub, 539 Bloor Street West, Toronto
How much:

$15-$17

Sound of the Beast

Sound of the Beast is a long-form narrative spoken word performance inspired by Tunisian hip-hop emcee Weld-El 15, who was jailed for his song, Boulicia Kleb (The Police Are Dogs). From this impetus, TPM Resident emcee Donna-Michelle St. Bernard digs down into"the need to speak" vs "the fear of hearing" ... More Details
When:

April 13 - May 7, 2017

Where:

Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto
How much:

$22.50 to $32.00

Live Dudes – Sketch Comedy Show

Another amazing sketch comedy show with a stacked lineup, featuring: Flo & Joan, Dangerously Safe, and Live Dudes! Come check out what the critics are talking about. Live Dudes is a sketch comedy trio comprised of Tyler Morgan, Andrew Harris, and Cameron LaPrairie. They met through the Second City and ... More Details
When:

Thursday, April 13, 2017 | 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Where:

Comedy Bar, 945 Bloor St W, Toronto
How much:

$10

Big Bad Wolf vs Lord Underwearface

Big Bad Wolf vs. Lord Underwearface von Schtinker is a hilarious musical romp that takes a new look at this children’s classic. Framed for heinous crimes by the evil von Schtinker, our unlikely hero, Big Bad Wolf, must enlist the help of his fairy tale friends to prove that things ... More Details
When:

April 14 to April 16, 2017 | 1:30 PM

Where:

The Second City Theatre, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto
How much:

$12 - $15

Maz Jobrani

MAZ JOBRANI is currently set to co-star in SUPERIOR DONUTS, a new CBS sticom slated to come out in the Spring of 2017. He has had three Showtime standup comedy specials, BROWN AND FRIENDLY, I COME IN PEACE and most recently, I'M NOT A TERRORIST, BUT I'VE PLAYED ONE ON ... More Details
When:

April 16, 2017 | 6:00 PM & 09:00 PM

Where:

George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto
How much:

$55 - $75

Munschtime!

The beloved stories of acclaimed children’s author Robert Munsch – including Love You Forever, Murmel Murmel Murmel, Pigs, A Promise is a Promise, and Too Much Stuff – come to life on stage to delight young theatregoers ... More Details
When:

April 17 to May 14, 2017

Where:

Young People's Theatre, 165 Front Street East, Toronto
How much:

PWYC -- $41

Prince Hamlet

Ravi Jain’s reimagining of Hamlet has re-ordered scenes, action instead of exposition, and a filmic language that illuminates the contemporary relevance of a 400-year-old text. Prince Hamlet is a play about the struggle of a young adult trying to understand the world they live in. Who is it for? adults ... More Details
When:

April 17 to 29, 2017
Monday-Saturday | 8:00 PM, Saturday | 02:00 PM

Where:

The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto
How much:

Pay-What-You-Can-AFFORD Tickets: $5–$75

The Draupadi Project

Sharada Eswar’s The Draupadi Project, a half-history, half-mythology, wholly-magical reimagining of the ancient Indian epic, “The Mahabharata”. In this contemporary retelling, the spirit of Draupadi, an important feminist icon in the tale, is channeled through the character of a 19-year old girl confined in a cell, wrestling with the voices ... More Details
When:

April 17 to 26, 2017

Where:

BMO Incubator - The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto
How much:

$15-20

Midsummer

By David Greig and Gordon McIntyre Midsummer's weekend in Edinburgh. It's raining. Bob's a failing car salesman on the fringes of the city's underworld. Helena's a high-powered divorce lawyer with a taste for other people's husbands. She's totally out of his league; he's not her type at all. They absolutely ... More Details
When:

April 18 - May 28, 2017 (Opens April 26, 2017)

Where:

30 Bridgman Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$15 & up

Cracked new light on dementia play

Cracked follows persons with dementia and their families on their unique journeys with dementia, from diagnosis through to their new lives in a long-term care home. The families grapple with what the diagnosis means, if and how the diagnosis changes their relationships and how they struggle to be with each ... More Details
When:

April 18 to 20, 2017

Where:

Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto
How much:

$10 +HST +admin fee

Banana Boys

Factory is proud to present the triumphant return of BANANA BOYS, adapted from Terry Woo’s game-changing novel by Leon Aureus, and one of the hit shows from Factory’s Naked Season. Factory Artistic Director Nina Lee Aquino will close the current season with her highly inventive reimagining of BANANA BOYS, which ... More Details
When:

April 18 – May 14, 2017 |

Where:

Factory, 125 Bathurst Street, Toronto
How much:

$25-$55

Hieronymus Bosch

 Hieronymus Bosch: the garden of earthly delights CHOREOGRAPHY BY Marie Chouinard This latest opus by world-renowned Canadian choreographer Marie Chouinard (The Golden Mean, Orpheus & Eurydice) revels in the phantasmagoric imagery of Dutch iconoclast Hieronymus Bosch. From the famous tryptich "The Garden of Earthly Delights" (c. 1500), this choreography in ... More Details
When:

April 19 to 23, 2017

Where:

Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front Street East, Toronto
How much:

$35.10 - $114

Louis Riel

The story of Louis Riel, the Métis leader and founder of Manitoba, is told in this landmark work. Composed by Harry Somers for our nation’s centennial in 1967, this uniquely Canadian contribution to the opera world returns on the work’s 50th anniversary, and will help mark the 150th anniversary of ... More Details
When:

April 20 to May 13, 2017

Where:

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

$12 to $350

Mixed Company Theatre presents SPRING MOON

This April, Mixed Company Theatre presents the second instalment of its InterGEN Project, SPRING MOON. SPRING MOON is an exploration of Chinese intergenerational relationships in Toronto and features community performers from throughout the GTA. The show is written with community input from Chinese youth and elders from Eastview Neighbourhood Community ... More Details
When:

Thursday, April 20 to Sunday, April 23, 2017

Where:

The Citadel, 304 Parliament Street, Toronto
How much:

$6.17 - $11.34

Anything Goes | Wavestage Theatre Company

Anything Goes | Wavestage Theatre Company

Bon voyage! Set sail on a "de-lovely" cruise through some of Cole Porter's most famous songs. A brassy nightclub singer, a starry-eyed stowaway and Public Enemy No. 13 are booked on a transatlantic luxury liner bound for romance and laughter. Hum along with an easy-to-love score packed with hits including ... More Details
When:

April 20 to 23, 2017

Where:

Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Crescent, Newmarket
How much:

$24 to $29

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! with Soli & Rob

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! with Soli & Rob

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! with Soli & Rob Soli tries to help Rob overcome his fear of bugs. Can she do it before they come face to face with the “Bungalow Bugs”? Find out in this musical with puppets all about the insect world. Who is it for? All ages – ... More Details
When:

Saturday, April 22  to Sunday, April 23, 2017 | 11:00 AM & 02:00 PM

Where:

Solar Stage Children's Theatre, 100 Upper Madison Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$17

Freud’s Last Session

Written by Mark St. Germain Directed by David Ferry Legendary psychoanalyst Dr. Sigmund Freud and the young, rising scholar, C. S. Lewis meet head-to-head in a fictitious battle of the mind. The play is set in Freud's home on the brink of England entering the war in 1939. This deeply ... More Details
When:

April 22 to May 13, 2017

Where:

Greenwin Theatre, 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto
How much:

$30 - $85.88

Medea

This opera – the most profound example of French lyric theatre in the 17th century – is a stunning French baroque masterpiece about love, betrayal and revenge. Medea, the powerful sorceress of Greek myth, betrays her country and her family in order to assist her lover Jason in his quest ... More Details
When:

April 22 to 29, 2017

Where:

Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge Street, Toronto
How much:

$39 to $194

The Bob Curry Fellowship Showcase

Recipients of The Bob Curry Fellowship will write and perform an original sketch revue on Monday, April 24, 2017 on The Second City Mainstage ... More Details
When:

April 24, 2017 | 8:00 PM

Where:

The Second City, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto
How much:

$15

Crash

After the loss of a loved one, a woman must face the shattering memories of a past trauma. CRASH is the fractured unraveling of memory; blending projections, myth, and dance into a riveting narrative about family, faith and love ... More Details
When:

April 26 to 29, 2017

Where:

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

$25.00–$69.00

Strictly Ballroom The Musical

From the award winning visionary Baz Luhrmann, creator of Moulin Rouge, Romeo & Juliet and The Great Gatsby, comes STRICTLY BALLROOM, a brand new musical for the stage inspired by his classic film. STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL tells the inspiring story of Scott Hastings, a championship ballroom dancer who defies all ... More Details
When:

April 26 to June 25, 2017
Where:

Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St W, Toronto
How much:

$38 to $139

The Melville Boys

A weekend on a lake teeming with fish and eligible women – what’s not to like for brothers Owen and Lee Melville? Find out in The Melville Boys, a poignant comedy by the author of Maggie’s Getting Married ... More Details
When:

April 28 to May 20, 2017

Where:

Village Players Theatre, 2190e Bloor Street West, Toronto
How much:

$20 to $24

The Princess Knight: The Legend of Kate & Timmy

The Princess Knight: The Legend of Kate & Timmy

THE PRINCESS KNIGHT: THE LEGEND OF KATE & TIMMY An original play by Tom McGee In the kingdom of Faraway everyone has a role to play. Kate is supposed to be a Princess, which, in Faraway, means pretty dresses, courtly functions and diplomacy. Timmy is supposed to be a knight, ... More Details
When:

Saturdays & Sundays, April 29 - May 21, 2017 | 02:00 PM

Where:

Solar Stage Children's Theatre, 100 Upper Madison Avenue, Toronto
How much:

$17

Tosca

Set in Rome amid the turbulence of the Napoleonic Wars, Tosca is a tense psychological drama of passion and betrayal. Floria Tosca, a famous singer, murders Scarpia, the vicious chief of police, to save her beloved Cavaradossi. But Scarpia’s schemes outlive him with cruel and fatal consequences ... More Details
When:

April 30 to May 20, 2017

Where:

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Queen Street West, Toronto
How much:

$12 to $350

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    1. patricia dignan

      is kinky boots at the centre for performing arts june 16th or not?

      March 2, 2016 at 5:25 PM
      1. todocanada (Listing owner)

        Until May 15th (as of now!) at Royal Alexandra Theatre.

        March 2, 2016 at 5:48 PM
    2. Lisa

      Oraltorio got an amazing review/ interview on CBC radio on May 10. What was the point of this unless the run will be extended!?

      May 11, 2016 at 7:36 PM
    3. Just Saying

      This page has problems with titles and descriptions – repeated descriptions under different titles (in September 2016 anyway)

      September 21, 2016 at 10:29 PM

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