Cheap Theatre for the Week of November 11th, 2014

This week’s Cheap Theatre is inspired by the power of expectation… and the power of life to throw a wrench in the best-laid plans. Things might go just as you expected, but knowing that that can change at any time is what makes life exciting! And you can get excited about paying only $25 or less to see any of the shows on this list! So what are you waiting for? Go enjoy some Cheap Theatre!

BOXES BURIED DEEP by Sage Tyrtle (Convection Productions). Tyrtle performs her solo show of fairy tales based on her life. Nov 14-16, Fri-Sun 8 pm, mat Sat-Sun 4 pm. $15, stu $10. Videofag 187 Augusta.

CYRANO DE BERGERAC by Edmond Rostand (Amicus Productions). An eloquent but large-nosed man tells his handsome friend what to say to woo a young woman. Opens Nov 13 and runs to Nov 22, Thu-Sat 8 pm, mat Nov 16 and 22 at 2 pm. $22, stu/srs $20. Papermill Theatre 67 Pottery.

HUMAN FURNITURE by Claire Burns (Red One Theatre Collective/Triangle Pi Productions). A kinky tryst is threatened by an unexpected guest and a nosy neighbour. Opens Nov 13 and runs to Nov 29, Tue-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat 2 pm. $25. The Storefront Theatre, 955 Bloor W.

SILVER DAGGER by David French (Nags Players). A mystery writer’s marriage is threatened when fiction becomes reality. Nov 6-15, Thu-Sat 7:30 pm. $12-$20. Tranzac. 292 Brunswick.

WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE FESTIVAL – 27 (Native Earth Performing Arts). New works by indigenous artists include plays by Jani Lauzon, Daniel David Moses, Lilia Leon, dance by Santee Smith and more. Opens Nov 12 and runs to Nov 22, see website for schedule. $10-$20, pass $50. Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas St E.

Play listings based on NOW! Stage listings