Live Theatre under $25 in Toronto the Week of July 28, 2015
This week is all about Shakespeare! If you’re looking for a little romance, a little comedy, a little drama, the Bard has got it all, and for under 25 dollars to boot! Check out our Cheap Theatre picks this week.
Falsatff & The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare (Humber River Shakespeare Company). The rowdy comedy of love, marriage and trickery is presented outdoors as the summer touring production comes to a close in Toronto. Jul 25-Aug 2, Jul 25-26 and Jul 31-Aug 2 at 7 pm. Pwyc ($20 sugg). (Local performances also Jul 28-29 at Old Mill Inn; Jul 30 at Etienne Brûlé Park.) Show Info
Love’s Labour’s Lost by William Shakespeare (Dauntless City Theatre). The audience gets up close while King Ferdinand, the Princess of France and their companions navigate duty, adulthood and love in the court of Navarre. Runs Jul 23 to Aug 16, Fri 7:30 pm, Sat 2 & 7:30 pm, Sun 2 pm. Pwyc. 35 Wellington E. Show Info
Romeo and Juliet. Guild Festival Theatre presents William Shakespeare’s timeless romance on the open-air Greek Stage in Guild Park. Show Info
Shakespeare in High Park: Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare (Canadian Stage/York U MFA Program). With the most recent graduates of the York University-Canadian Stage MFA program, and one sparkling cast, here’s your opportunitiy to take in this summer tradition under the stars in the High Park Amphitheatre. Show Info
Shakespeare in High Park: Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare (Canadian Stage/York U MFA Program). The tale of ambition, lust and betrayal is performed outdoors on alternating nights with The Comedy Of Errors. Previews from Jul 2, opens Jul 16 and runs to Sep 6, see website for schedule. Pwyc ($25 reserved). Show Info