Performing Arts

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

    03 Aug

    Under the Big Top, Zibi Site, Gatineau

    August 3, 2017 To August 27, 2017

    $39 +

    VOLTA tells a spellbinding story about the freedom to choose and the thrill of blazing your own trail. Inspired by the adventurous spirit that fuels action sports, the show weaves the adrenaline rush of acrobatics into a visually striking performance. Read More >>

    20 Sep

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    September 20, 2017 To October 7, 2017

    613233-8948

    $12-$27

    September 20 – October 7, 2017 Wednesday to Saturday Evening Performances: 7:30 PM Sunday Matinees: 2 PM Read More >>

    28 Sep

    Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Ave #240, Ottawa

    September 28, 2017

    (613) 322-8336

    $20

    Written and Performed by Nisha Coleman (Montreal). Is it better to be loved for who you are not, than rejected for who you are? Born on a swamp to hippie parents, Nisha Coleman had an unusual upbringing. Read More >>

    21 Oct

    Kailash Mital Theatre, Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

    October 21, 2017

    702-610-9504

    $40- $50

    The most beloved family show in the world, featuring European-style circus extravaganza including physical comedy, juggling, acrobats from the Moscow Circus, highly intelligent dogs and even house cats! All our pets are trained using positive reinforcement techniques and enhancing their natural abilities. Read More >>

    25 Oct

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    October 25, 2017 To November 11, 2017

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    Mortimer Brewster is living a happy life: he’s a New York newspaper critic, he’s about to marry the preacher’s daughter, and he’s off to visit his sweet spinster aunts to announce the engagement. Read More >>

    29 Nov

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    November 29, 2017 To December 16, 2017

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    When Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, lands in the Darling family nursery, Wendy and her little brothers are persuaded by promises of adventure to fly away with him to the magical Neverland. Read More >>

    10 Jan

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    January 10, 2018 To January 27, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    In an industrial city in the British Midlands, an unexpected visit from the mysterious Inspector Goole interrupts the self-congratulatory dinner celebrations of the upper middle class Birling family. Read More >>

    14 Feb

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    February 14, 2018 To March 3, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    When Jack makes a sudden return from Wall Street to his Midwest family home, his sister Lorna demands answers. Read More >>

    21 Mar

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    March 21, 2018 To April 7, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    This Pulitzer Prize winner ranks as one of the greatest masterpieces of 20th century theatre. Faded southern belle Blanche DuBois arrives in desperation at the seedy New Orleans apartment of her sister Stella. Read More >>

    02 May

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    May 2, 2018 To May 19, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    The wit of Oscar Wilde meets the genius of Sherlock Holmes when Wilde brings his friend Lillie Langtry, toast of the London stage, to Baker Street. A wicked professor is blackmailing “the Jersey Lily” over stolen material so compromising it could bring the Crown of England to its knees. Read More >>

    06 Jun

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    June 6, 2018 To June 23, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    Philip Markham, a children’s book publisher, and his wife Joanna have been faithfully married to the point of boredom for 15 years. Philip’s business partner Henry is a serial philanderer who wants to borrow Philip’s apartment for his latest tryst. Read More >>

    11 Jul

    Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa

    July 11, 2018 To July 28, 2018

    613-233-8948

    $12-$27

    Lost in the fog, a traveller seeks refuge at a country estate only to find a man shot dead and his wife standing over him with a smoking gun. The woman’s dazed and unconvincing confession prompts the stranger to help her concoct a story that will lay the blame elsewhere. Read More >>