Live Theatre under $25 in Toronto the Week of August 4, 2015
This week is all about journeys, for good or ill. For under 25 dollars, you can journey through space, across continents, and even beyond the grave. For something a little closer to home, we also have a huge amount of Summerworks programming to recommend! Check them out under the jump!
In Spirit. by Tara Beagan (Article 11/Planet IndigenUs). A young aboriginal girl relives the final moments of her life. Aug 5-6 at 8 pm, at Harbourfront Centre’s Studio Theatre AND Aug 8, 10 pm, at Fort York (250 Fort York Blvd). Free. Show Info.
Double Oh: An Improvised James Bond Tribute. Double Oh is a James Bond-themed comedy show. A cast of improvisers take you to exotic locations and introduce you to the world’s most sexy and dangerous characters. Each month see a completely new and improvised mission featuring 007! 9:30 pm. $5. 3rd floor. Show Info
Holodeck Follies. The Dandies continue their improvised Star Trek adventure based on audience suggestion. With variety acts Dana Jean Phoenix, Daphney Joseph and Parker & Seville. August 5, 8 pm. $10. Show Info
Dusk Dances Flamenco, high-energy African dance, original contemporary works and more are part of the annual outdoor dance event. Performances by Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company, Lua Shayenne and Company and others. Aug 3-9, dance performances start at 7:30 pm (live music and salsa class from 6:45 pm). Pwyc ($10 suggested). Withrow Park 725 Logan, Toronto, Ontario M4K 3B9 Show Info
SummerWorks Performance Festival. For 11 days from Aug. 6 to 16, SummerWorks 25 takes over stages, concert halls, parks, and unconventional performance spaces across the city with more than 50 productions and performances. Show Info