Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of September 9, 2019.
Are you a “stay out of the drama” type? This week, Mooney on Theatre recommends otherwise. Stages across Toronto are sinking their teeth into meaty pieces that attack a broad emotional spectrum.
Classics by dramatist staples like Harold Pinter and Tennessee Williams perform, along with new works and some musicals and comedy for much-needed relief. Read on to see what’s in store! Our Assistant Editor Jen has marked what she’d really love to see in Red.
Continue reading PLAYLISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 9, 2019
Storyweaving creates a unique and engaging piece of immersive theatre.
Hart House Theatre kicks off its 100th season with Encounters at the “Edge of the Woods”, a devised performance curated and directed by Jill Carter.
Continue reading Review: Encounters at the “Edge of the Woods”
Soulpepper Theatre presents Harold Pinter’s Betrayal to Toronto audiences
Harold Pinter was a British playwright, screenwriter, director, and actor. In 2005, Pinter won the Nobel Prize in Literature. Betrayal is one of his most celebrated plays with productions around the world. And now Soulpepper, one of Toronto’s longstanding theatre companies, offers us their own production. Continue reading Review: Betrayal (Soulpepper)
The Templeton Philharmonic deliver Gothic flare to their monthly variety showcase
The Templeton Philharmonic bring a dark and macabre edge to the traditional variety show, mixing music, stand up and sketch comedy for a pleasant, if haunting, evening.
Continue reading Review: Templeton Manor (The Templeton Philharmonic)
Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Labour Day has come and gone, and it’s back to the fall grind. I know that I always need a good laugh when I’m trying to get back into the fall routine. And, with the return to spending a bit more on fall expenses like work lunches and daycare (if you get a break from those in the summer!), my bank account needs a breather. So why not catch some laughs and give your wallet a rest by catching some cheap theatre!
Under the cut are 5 unique and interesting live comedy theatre experiences in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of September 2, 2019. All of these shows are perfect for the budget-conscious theatre enthusiast who needs a laugh! Experience quality Toronto theatre without the strain on your wallet! Continue reading CHEAP THEATRE FOR THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 2, 2019