Toronto Theatre – What’s On

Cheap Theatre in Toronto for the Week of March 10, 2015

Live shows for $25 or less

This Sunday was International Women’s Day and to celebrate that, this week’s selections for theatre on a budget celebrate women overcoming adversity, coming of age, becoming stronger, forging ahead and generally kicking ass and taking names. What better way to celebrate the powerful ladies in your life than by taking them out for a night of theatre created with their own unique brand of Girl Power?

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Toronto Play Listings for the Week of March 9, 2015

Shows That Caught Our Eye This Week

March is in full swing and it feels like spring is just around the corner. What better way to reward yourself for making it through this brutal winter than a trip to the theatre? There’s a ridiculous number of great shows playing in town this week. The shows I’ve indicated with two asterisks and red text are the ones I’d love to see this week. See if you agree or go check out anything else that speaks to you!

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Cheap Theatre for the Week of March 3rd, 2015

Live Shows for $25 or Less

Oh, but the theatres are bustling! Every Mirvish house is doing gangbusters business, while Canadian Stage, Tarragon and Theatre Passe Muraille are also on the hop. An all-new show in at The Second City, breathtaking dance down at Harbourfront, and you never know what you’ll find at the Comedy Bar — it’s a great week to love performance in this city, plain and simple.

But in the midst of all this spectacle, don’t forget about the little productions. This week, Mooney on Theatre’s Cheap Theatre listings focus on tight, character-oriented stories which don’t rely on glitz, fog machines or acrobatics to tug you in. These five pieces use individual experiences — stories about one or two people — to draw conclusions about our world, telling a small story to explore the big ones.


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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of March 2, 2015

Shows That Caught Our Eye This Week

We’re into the month of March and spring is just around the corner… really, it is. Regardless, all the venues in this week’s theatre listings are indoors and heated. The shows I’ve indicated with two asterisks and red text are the ones I’d love to see this week. See if you agree or go check out anything else that speaks to you!

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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of February 23rd, 2015

Shows That Caught Our Eye This Week

February may be the shortest month, but that doesn’t mean it’s short on theatre! Look at the variety of awesome shows opening and continuing their runs in Toronto this week. Our Founding Editor, Megan, has indicated the shows she most highly recommends with two asterisks and red text. See if you agree with her choices, or go check out anything else that speaks to you!

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