Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of February 14th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week’s selections are story-driven and often personal, perfect for Valentine’s Day! Check them out below the cut!
One Step at a Time. Andrew Prashad presents his original show using monologues, original songs and tap dance to share his family’s story of caring for a son with Spina Bifida, raising two daughters and maintaining a career as a performing artist. Feb 18 at 7 pm. $25-$30 (proceeds to Sick Kids Fdn & Erin Oak Kids). At Randolph Theatre. Show Info.
What A Dream It Was. Presented by Ahuri Theatre and the Bottom’s Dream Collective. The audience is invited to participate in artistic activities including music, visual art, live performance and sensory experiences in this interactive theatrical playground inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Feb 17-19, Fri-Sun 10 am-noon and 2-4 pm. Pwyc at the door; $25, youth $15 reserved. At Al Green Theatre. Show Info.
City Stories. (Spacing Magazine Radio/Pressgang Theatre). Writers and performers tell their best city story for a live podcast taping, including Kye Fox, DM St. Bernard, Amy Cunningham, Shawn Hogan and others. Co-hosted by Spacing Radio’s Glyn Bowerman and Pressgang Theatre’s Graham Isador. Feb 15 at 8 pm. $10. At The Garrison. Show Info.
Lost & Found (Gambler Productions). Showcase of solo theatre pieces by Michael Lewis MacLennan, Jen Farr, John Rowntree and Francis Masaba. Opens Feb 15 and runs to Feb 19, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2 pm. $20, stu $15. At Red Sandcastle Theatre. Show Info.
Peace by Velina Hasu Houston (Ryerson School of Performance). Two nations on the brink of war hope to live in peace – something that each side defines in its own way – in this adaptation of Aristophanes’ comedy. Feb 10-15, Mon-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat 2 pm. $20, stu/srs $15. Ryerson Theatre. Show Info.