Toronto Theatre Guide: Performing Arts and Live Theatre in Toronto

Toronto Theatre Guide: Performing Arts and Live Theatre in Toronto

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A list of What’s On Stage in Toronto: Stage Shows, Ballet, Opera, Broadway, Musicals, Comedy, Dance and More.

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What’s On Stage in Toronto from March  1 to 31 2019

30 Mar

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St, Toronto

March 30, 2019 To April 21, 2019

$20 to $40 + Applicable Charges

A gonzo true-crime docu-play about homophobia, violence, sex, and mystery. In 2013, Luke O’Donovan is arrested after a knife fight at a New Year’s party. The ...  »

30 Mar

Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E., Toronto

March 30, 2019 To March 31, 2019

$23.2 - $65 +charges

Voicebox OIC presents: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny. Condemned by the Nazis, this masterwork’s acerbic politics and satirical themes merge with humanity’...  »

29 Mar

Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front St. E., Toronto

March 29, 2019 To March 30, 2019

$75 - $145 +charges

Bold and innovative, Ballet BC’s distinctive style and approach returns to Toronto after an absence of ten years. Ballet BC presents a diverse repertoire of Canadian ...  »

28 Mar

Town Hall Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville

March 28, 2019 To April 14, 2019

519-942-3423

$44 - 22

World Premiere By John Spurway Martha is an architect anxious to learn all about selfsufficient houses. Leonard is a loans officer who is more accustomed to creature ...  »

27 Mar

Tarragon Theatre, 30 Bridgman Ave, Toronto

March 27, 2019 To March 31, 2019

416-531-1827

$25

The Collective of 7 is excited to present the premiere of the visceral new play CLINIC by Daniel Spragge for their inaugural production. In an abortion clinic waiting ...  »

27 Mar

The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance, 304 Parliament Street, Toronto

March 27, 2019 To March 30, 2019

$20-$25.

Citadel + Compagnie presents the world premiere of Amorous Playlist. The third collaboration between two emerging Toronto-based artists, Social Growl Dance’s artistic director Riley Sims and solo ...  »

27 Mar

Comedy Bar, 945 Bloor St W, Toronto

March 27, 2019

6472048751

$10

Deez Laughs presents is hosted by John Mostyn (Modern Life is Rubbish podcast). Come out and experience stand up comedy in it’s best form. LIVE! This ...  »

26 Mar

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Queen Street West

March 26, 2019 To March 31, 2019

$100 & up

The culture of ancient China was divinely inspired. Shen Yun’s works reflect this rich spiritual heritage…Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical ...  »

26 Mar

The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto 

March 26, 2019 To April 14, 2019

$20-$35

Alice’s life is perfect. She has a wonderful husband and a gorgeous new baby. The only thing is: her husband has left on a work trip ...  »

26 Mar

Tarragon Theatre, 30 Bridgman Ave, Toronto

March 26, 2019 To May 5, 2019

416-531-1827

$20 - $60 + Applicable Charges

A new play from Governor General’s Literary Award nominee. The psychological destruction brought on by solitary confinement is at the heart of this wrenching and powerful ...  »

25 Mar

Guloien Theatre, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto

March 25, 2019 To April 13, 2019

(647) 341-7390

$15 to $30 + Applicable Charges

The Cherry Orchard is Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s final play. It has been described as “a theatre poem of the suffering of change” or a poem ...  »

23 Mar

CAA Theatre, 651 Yonge Street, Toronto

March 23, 2019 To April 14, 2019

416.872.1212

$40.00 to $93.00

In the final scene of Ibsen’s 1879 groundbreaking masterwork, Nora Helmer makes the shocking decision to leave her husband and children, and begin a life on her ...  »

22 Mar

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

March 22, 2019 To April 14, 2019

$38.00 - $82.00

To get the one thing he wants, Agamemnon must destroy the one thing he loves. A uniquely immersive experience places the audience to the precipice of the ...  »

22 Mar

Scotiabank Community Studio , 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto

March 22, 2019 To April 13, 2019

(647) 341-7390

$20 - $40 (Include HST)

“The most important things in life can’t be seen with the eyes… you have to see them with your heart.” Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s beloved ...  »

22 Mar

Hard Luck Bar, 772 Dundas St. W., Toronto

March 22, 2019

$20.00

Named after the most successful Broadway musical and movie from the late 30’s and 40’s, Hellzapoppin Circus SideShow Revue is a world reknown theatrical Rock-N-Roll circus thrill- ...  »

21 Mar

Sony Centre, 1 Front St. E., Toronto

March 21, 2019

$55 - $95

The ever popular Kodo returns to Toronto after four years with a new show “Evolution”. The drummers are noted for their strength, endurance and discipline in addition ...  »

21 Mar

Queen Elizabeth Theatre, 190 Princes' Blvd., Toronto

March 21, 2019

$45 - $85

Randy Stewart Rainbow is an American comedian and singer, best known for videos published on YouTube, in which he spoofs interviews with famous figures and parodies musical ...  »

20 Mar

Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto

March 20, 2019 To March 24, 2019

$17 to $22.50

Crying Hands tells the tale of Hans, who was born deaf and grew up in Berlin before the war broke out in 1939. The production follows Hans’ fate ...  »

19 Mar

Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria Street, Toronto

March 19, 2019 To March 24, 2019

$39 to $99+charges

This “winning adaptation” (The Hollywood Reporter) of the best-selling Disney-Hyperion novel by Rick Riordan, THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL is “a colossal, crowd-pleasing hit of ...  »

17 Mar

Native Earth Performing Arts, 585 Dundas Street East, Suite 250, Toronto

March 17, 2019 To March 31, 2019

$20 to $25

When Conservative idealist Brendan, a young half white, half Ojibway man is hired by Aboriginal Affairs to discredit a Residential School survivor’s reparation claim, his whole ...  »

16 Mar

St Lawrence Centre, 27 Front St. E., Toronto

March 16, 2019 To March 17, 2019

$66.75

Sigma is a spectacular new cross art-form production in collaboration with Gandini Juggling and dazzling Bharatanatyam dancer and choreographer Seeta Patel. The production showcases exuberant rhythms, patterns ...  »

15 Mar

Brooklynn Bar, 1186 Queen Street West, Toronto

March 15, 2019

$10

After the last Seven successful monthly Brooklynn Comedy Nights, we are pumped for another show. We’ve put together some of the best Pro Comedians in the ...  »

14 Mar

Lower Ossington Theatre, 100 Ossington Avenue, Toronto

March 14, 2019 To May 26, 2019

$54.99 to $64.99

9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy – three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to ...  »

14 Mar

Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William Street, Hamilton

March 14, 2019 To March 16, 2019

$15

By Michael Kras An Essential Collective Theatre Production Presented by Theatre Aquarius World Premiere Bobbie Brantwood just returned to school after dealing with the suicide of her ...  »

14 Mar

Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 231 Queens Quay West, Toronto

March 14, 2019 To March 16, 2019

4169734000

$15-$42.25

No Woman’s Land is an evocative new work that explores real stories of women in refugee camps. Conceived and directed by Roshanak Jaberi and created with ...  »

13 Mar

Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst Street, Toronto

March 13, 2019 To March 17, 2019

$39.50 to $59.50

The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author/illustrator Eric Carle has delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969 selling more than 43 million copies worldwide. Created ...  »

13 Mar

Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William Street, Hamilton

March 13, 2019 To March 30, 2019

$30 and up

A hometown story of crime, punishment, anger, betrayal, revenge, violence and madness. By George F. Walker An all-new story of the Hamilton of yesteryear, from renown Canadian ...  »

12 Mar

Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley Street, Toronto 

March 12, 2019 To March 31, 2019

416.368.3110

$49.00 to $79.00 + Applicable Charges

In a town hall like no other, multimedia artist and broadcaster Sook-Yin Lee and playwright/filmmaker Zack Russell invite the world’s most controversial creators (and their ...  »

12 Mar

Sony Centre, 1 Front St. E., Toronto

March 12, 2019

$64.39 - $244.39+charges

Mezzanine XX1 will be a totally new audio / visual production featuring Elizabeth Fraser and designed by Robert Del Naja. The show will re-imagine Mezzanine twenty one years ...  »

09 Mar

Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E., Toronto

March 9, 2019

$30 - $58

When Sisters Speak is North America’s largest and longest running showcase of Black female poets. Featuring poets from both sides of the border. When Sisters Speak ...  »

08 Mar

Scarborough Village Theatre, 3600 Kingston Road, Scarborough

March 8, 2019 To March 23, 2019

(416) 396-4049

$19 to $24 + Applicable Charges

This is the famous mystery play which opened in London in 1952, and is still running there today – a record length of time! Several guests at Monkswell Manor ...  »

08 Mar

Bad Dog Comedy Theatre, 875 Bloor Street West, Toronto

March 8, 2019 To March 29, 2019

(416)491-3115

$10 - $15

After three sold out runs, The One is back at Bad Dog Theatre with brand new hilarious shows. Watch as the drama unfolds on dates, see contestants ...  »

07 Mar

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

March 7, 2019 To March 17, 2019

4163459595

$40 & up

Lavish, startling, hilarious and boldly original, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is a theatrical celebration of the liberating power of one of the great texts of childhood—...  »

07 Mar

Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front Street East, Toronto 

March 7, 2019 To March 16, 2019

416.368.3110

$51.00 to $111.00 + Applicable Charges

From the creators of the internationally acclaimed Betroffenheit (winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Dance Production) comes a new dance/theatre work about corruption, farce ...  »

07 Mar

Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto

March 7, 2019 To March 24, 2019

PWYC to $33

Chicho, an ashamed-queer-Catholic-man-boy from Venezuela, hilariously attempts to feel beautiful despite his warring identity politics. In this wildly entertaining exploration of a diasporic experience, CHICHO meticulously presents ...  »

07 Mar

Various Venues, Toronto, ON

March 7, 2019 To March 17, 2019

$16 & up

TOsketchfest will welcome over 80 sketch comedy acts from cities across North America and beyond March 7-17, 2019. The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival is Canada’s premier festival celebrating ...  »

07 Mar

Comedy Bar, 945 Bloor St W, Toronto

March 7, 2019

9059329375

$18 - $24

RUN V.A.G. presents ‘HYSTERICAL’, an extravaganza of not so lady-like sketch comedy. These Very.Awesome.Girls use music, history and their own personal (maybe too ...  »

06 Mar

The Old Don Jail, 550 Gerrard St E, Toronto

March 6, 2019 To March 10, 2019

1-800-656-0713

$29 to $48

Toronto’s hottest new musical theatre company, ECLIPSE THEATRE COMPANY (ETC), created by Chilina Kennedy, Evan Tsitsias, and Sara-Jeanne Hosie, proudly presents an innovative and site responsive ...  »

06 Mar

Tarragon Theatre, 30 Bridgman Ave, Toronto

March 6, 2019 To March 16, 2019

416-531-1827

$20 to $30

After generations of conflict, a new crisis opens old wounds. Hania’s Baba has a secret. A secret she’s bringing with her to her grave. Since ...  »

06 Mar

Alumnae Theatre, 70 Berkeley Street, Toronto

March 6, 2019 To March 24, 2019

416-364-4170, Press 1

PWYC to $15

New Ideas Festival is an annual three-week juried festival of new writing, works-in-progress and experimental theatre, with a different program of plays each week and staged readings ...  »

05 Mar

Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria Street, Toronto

March 5, 2019 To March 17, 2019

416.872.1212

$29.00 to $225.00

They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had a sound nobody had ever heard… and the radio just couldn’...  »

05 Mar

Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King Street West, Toronto

March 5, 2019 To September 1, 2019

416.872.1212

A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan ...  »

05 Mar

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St, Toronto

March 5, 2019 To March 24, 2019

$20 to $40 + Applicable Charges

How far would you go to be Queen Bee? OBSIDIAN THEATRE IN ASSOCIATION WITH NIGHTWOOD THEATRE Paulina, the reigning Queen Bee at Ghana’s most exclusive boarding ...  »

05 Mar

The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave., Toronto

March 5, 2019

$33.9

The Debaters is the hit show where comics go toe to toe in a battle of laughs and logic. Hosted by Steve Patterson, international headliner and two-time ...  »

05 Mar

Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto

March 5, 2019 To March 9, 2019

4169734000

$20-$45

Persefony Songs riffs on images from Christopher House’s acclaimed 2001 work, Persephone’s Lunch, to inspire a new work of unabashedly sensual beauty. The original production, inspired ...  »

02 Mar

Various Venues, Toronto

March 2, 2019 To March 24, 2019

(416) 656-2445

PWYC to $25

Storytelling Toronto presents the 40th annual Toronto Storytelling Festival! This is one of the world’s largest and oldest urban storytelling celebrations, and has been a major ...  »

01 Mar

Village Players Theatre, 2190e Bloor Street West, Toronto

March 1, 2019 To March 23, 2019

$20 to $24

One year after the suicide of their teenage son Joel, Debora and Michael Shaun-Hastings sit down to dinner with their son’s bully and his parents. Closure ...  »

28 Feb

Factory Theatre, 125 Bathurst St, Toronto

February 28, 2019 To March 17, 2019

$20 to $50 + Applicable Charges

Written & Directed by Matthew MacKenzie Factory presents an Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts and Punctuate! Theatre production As the prime suspect in a workplace accident, Floyd flees ...  »

26 Feb

Young People's Theatre, 165 Front Street East, Toronto

February 26, 2019 To March 16, 2019

416.862.2222 x2

$10-$39

Created, directed and co-choreographed by Hélène Langevin Co-choreographed by Jean-François Légaré Produced by Bouge de là This inventive, interactive show inspires kids to ...  »

25 Feb

Crow's Theatre, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto

February 25, 2019 To March 16, 2019

(647) 341-7390

$25- $50 + Applicable Charges

As democracies thin out all over the world, is there a radical hope to be found in the humble high school drama classroom? Dr. Kathleen Gallagher has ...  »

20 Feb

Tarragon Theatre, 30 Bridgman Ave, Toronto

February 20, 2019 To March 31, 2019

416-531-1827

$20 - $60 + Applicable Charges

A new play from The Siminovitch Prize winner and Governor General’s Literary Award winner for Drama Cape Bretoner Dougie hasn’t seen his best childhood pal ...  »

16 Feb

The Second City Theatre, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto

February 16, 2019 To March 17, 2019

4163430011

$12 - $15

Get ready Toronto, The Second City is taking family entertainment to a mind-blowing new level! Two hilarious teams of top-notch improvisers will face off in a winner ...  »

16 Feb

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

February 16, 2019 To March 10, 2019

$36 - $97

Master of dark comedy, Harold Pinter unmasks the passions and absurdities that live within us all. Each play within this showcase of short works delivers the perfect ...  »

16 Feb

Cafe Louise BakeHouse, 15 Connie Crescent, Concord

February 16, 2019 To March 10, 2019

4164181315

$40

Don’t miss a night-out escape from the cold Canadian winter! Olive Branch Theatre’s travelling company presents an unconventional, unique theatre experience within the four walls ...  »

11 Feb

The Second City Toronto, 51 Mercer St, Toronto

February 11, 2019 To March 31, 2019

416-343-0011

Starts at $20

The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects for decades. In the world-famous comedy company’s latest laughter-inducing undertaking, Hooking ...  »

09 Feb

Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King Street West, Toronto

February 9, 2019 To March 24, 2019

416.872.1212

$69 to $239

The Last Ship is the heartfelt and empowering new musical by multiple Grammy Award® winner Sting. Featuring original music and lyrics by Sting as well as a ...  »

05 Feb

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

February 5, 2019 To June 30, 2019

$69 to $225

After a sold-out, standing-room only Toronto engagement before heading to Broadway, Come From Away returns due to overwhelming demand! It’s been called the “edge of the ...  »

20 Jan

Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Ave, Toronto

January 20, 2019 To March 31, 2019

(647) 341-7390

$11.30

The Arkin is a brand new improv format developed by six-time Canadian Comedy Awards winners, Monkey Toast: The Improvised Talk Show. In 2003, Second City Alumnus and (future) ...  »

17 Jan

Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Avenue Toronto

January 17, 2019 To March 10, 2019

$54.99 - $64.99

On December 4, 1956, a twist of fate brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley at the Sun Records’ storefront studio in Memphis, Tennessee.  ...  »

04 Jan

The Second City, 51 Mercer St, Toronto

January 4, 2019 To March 17, 2019

416.343.0033

$30 to $50

The future is here and it’s female! Second City presents She The People – a sketch show entirely created, designed, and performed by the fearlessly funny women ...  »


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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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