Live Theatre - Ottawa

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

14 Apr

The Lieutenant's Pump, 361 Elgin Street, Ottawa

April 14, 2019 To September 29, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

613-238-2949

$10

‘The Sunday Funnies’ every Sunday at 8p.m for $10. Hosted by Julien Dionne & Jen Grant. Read more…

29 Jun

Station Theatre, 53 Victoria Ave, Smiths Falls

June 29, 2019 To August 31, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

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$15-$30

A professionally orchestrated theatrical production with over 20 custom-designed illusions and world-class lighting and set design, “OUTERBRIDGE – Clockwork Mysteries” is a high-energy magical adventure for both… Read more…

25 Jul

Strathcona Park, 25 Range Road, Ottawa

July 25, 2019 To August 25, 2019

7:00 PM To 11:59 PM

$6 to $27

Join us for an evening of theatre under the stars along the banks of the Rideau River in Ottawa’s beautiful Strathcona Park. Read more…

20 Aug

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin, Ottawa

August 20, 2019 To September 8, 2019

8:00 PM To 11:59 PM

$59.75 - $149.75 +charges

The true story of the small town that welcomed the world. Read more…

04 Sep

The Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa

September 4, 2019 To September 7, 2019

7:30 PM To 7:30 PM

$21 to $42

Falsettos is the tale of Marvin, who leaves his wife and young son to live with another man. Read more…

09 Sep

The Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa

September 9, 2019 To September 13, 2019

7:30 PM To 7:30 PM

(613) 233-4523

$24 to $35

From the writer of Burn comes this multi-award winning dark comedy involving estate planning, imminent death and scotch. Read more…

Jack
09 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 9, 2019 To September 10, 2019

613-947-7000

$27

Alexandra uproots her sedentary lifestyle to undertake a great crossing of America, a long road trip that will lead her to the Great Middlegate Shoe Tree, a… Read more…

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09 Sep

La Nouvelle Scène, 333 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

September 9, 2019 To September 10, 2019

613-947-7000

$27

In the face of the absurdity of the carnage and the irrepressible desire to give up when everything is bruised and broken, what remains? What can we… Read more…

La fille du facteur - Alberta
09 Sep

University of Ottawa, 133 Séraphin-Marion, Ottawa

September 9, 2019 To September 10, 2019

$27

A profoundly intimate play carried by the unique voice of Josée Thibeault, La fille du facteur (“the postman’s daughter”) questions the complex relationship between the act of… Read more…

White Out - Ontario
10 Sep

Le LabO, 10 Daly Avenue, Ottawa

September 10, 2019

613-947-7000

$11

Created by Anne-Marie Ouellette and Thomas Sinou Produced by Anne-Marie Ouellette and Thomas Sinou (L’eau du bain) (ON) A landscape play in the true sense of the… Read more…

The Unnatural and Accidental Women
11 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 11, 2019 To September 21, 2019

613-947-7000

$15 to $87

  Award-winning Métis-Dene playwright Marie Clements’ tender and provocative The Unnatural and Accidental Women courageously demands that we never forget the continuing crisis of Missing and Murdered… Read more…

Néon Boréal - Ontario
11 Sep

LE LABO, 10 Daly Ave, Ottawa

September 11, 2019 To September 12, 2019

613-947-7000

$22

4,585 kilometres. That’s the distance between Barrow, Alaska, and Las Vegas, Nevada. From these two cities, Josianne T. Read more…

Flush - Ontario & Saskatchewan
12 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 12, 2019

613-947-7000

FREE

In this darkly comic drama, Corinne—driven, against her better judgment, by her maternal instinct—dares to knock at the main entrance of a small, run-down apartment block. Read more…

Jeff Koons - Ontario
12 Sep

La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins, 333 King Edward Avenue, Lower Town, Ottawa

September 12, 2019

613-947-7000

$11

Théâtre du Trillium takes us on an intimate guided tour of the rarefied world of digital art, casting an ironic eye on the escapades of a representative… Read more…

Overlap - New-Brunswick
12 Sep

Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Ave, Ottawa

September 12, 2019 To September 13, 2019

613-947-7000

$27

  Overlap, the first play by Acadian activist and columnist Céleste Godin, is both a love letter and an unflinching critique from a group of young people… Read more…

Mokatek et l’étoile disparue - Ontario and Québec
13 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 13, 2019 To September 14, 2019

613-947-7000

$13

a Vox Theatre (Ottawa) and Ondinnock (Montreal) co-production co-presented with Zones Théâtrales Remembering his mother each night before he sleeps, young Mokatek recounts his day to the… Read more…

Manman la mer  - Ontario
13 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 13, 2019

613-947-7000 / Toll Free: 1-866-850-ARTS

FREE

This is the story of Marjolaine, who as a child dreamed of the future, and on waking loved to paint pictures of the faces of the people… Read more…

Le Soulier - British Columbia
13 Sep

La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins, 333 King Edward Avenue, Lower Town, Ottawa

September 13, 2019 To September 14, 2019

613-947-7000

$27

Mélanie’s eight-year-old son Benoit has been complaining of persistent pain, so she takes him to the dentist—which, of course, sets off an epic tantrum. Read more…

Where the Blood Mixes - Québec
13 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 13, 2019 To September 18, 2019

613-947-7000

$24

Can a person survive their past? Can a people survive their history? Irreverently funny and brutally honest, Where the Blood Mixes is a story of loss, resilience,… Read more…

Johnny - New-Brunswick
14 Sep

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa

September 14, 2019

613-947-7000

FREE

  Johnny is about denial—a profound denial that isolates a couple and freezes the partners in time. Read more…

17 Sep

Kanata Theatre, 1 Ron Maslin Way, Kanata

September 17, 2019 To September 28, 2019

$17 to $23

One hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. Read more…

18 Sep

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

September 18, 2019 To October 5, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

613-233-8948

$14-$29

The ever-hilarious Norm Foster returns to the world of golf (remember The Foursome?), this time from the female perspective. Read more…