The (Post) Mistress

April 8, 2021

April 25, 2021

$20 + GST



Events Description


Back when life was simple – if life was ever simple – people wrote letters. In the small town of Lovely, Ontario, every letter passes through the hands of postmistress Marie-Louise Painchaud. Cheeky and cheerful, Marie-Louise delights in living vicariously through the stories shared in letters mailed from all over the world. Featuring piano and saxophone, the musical stylings evoke these faraway places – samba, bossa nova, tango, Dixieland and Berlin Cabaret rap. Uplifting, funny and poignant, this one-woman musical by Tomson Highway (Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing, The Rez Sisters) reminds us that in life, you should never mail it in.

Book, Lyrics and Music by Tomson Highway Directed by Simon Miron

Warning: Mature themes




How to get tickets?

Buy Online


Date & Time:

APRIL 8 – 25, 2021

Opening Night & Dinner | Available for Thursday, April 8

Experience Opening Night from the comfort of your home! Enhance your viewing of The (Post) Mistress by adding a fabulous dinner from Bergmann’s on Lombard. A portion from all meals sold support Royal MTC.

To order your meal, check out the menu options and call for curbside pick-up or delivery on Thursday, April 8. All dietary needs and special orders to be discussed with the restaurant.

Please email to place your order. Dinner booking deadline is Wednesday, March 31 for pick-up on Thursday, April 8.

Venue: Online
The (Post) Mistress is a staged play captured for the screen. The performance is recorded so you may watch the show as many times as you like from April 8 to 25.

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