Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of March 21st, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week’s selections delve into history AND current issues. Check them out below the cut.
We Are The Land. Jaime Black and the graduate students in Indigenous Decolonial Aesthetics WGSI 1025 showcase a new piece of performance art. Mar 22, noon-2 pm. Free. At Philosopher’s Walk. Show Info.
No More S#%&!: Operation Soap Revisited. Myseum of Toronto presents a storytelling performance about the 1981 Bathhouse Raids, based on interviews with some of the people who were arrested. Mar 26 at 4:30 pm. $20. At The Gladstone Hotel. Show Info.
Pitch Blonde by Laura Harris (Convection Productions). Harris performs her solo show about Judy Holliday, a 170 IQ actor who specialized in playing dumb blondes and was dragged into the McCarthy hearings. Mar 23-24, Thu 8:30, Fri 7 pm. $15. In the Studio Theatre. At Toronto Centre for the Arts. Show Info.
Adam Bailey is on Fire. Still Your Friend Productions presents an LGBTQ solo comedy about growing up the gay son of an evangelical minister. Mar 23-24, Thu 7 pm, Fri 8:30 pm. $15. At Toronto Centre for the Arts. Show Info.
Boys With Cars. Written, choreographed and performed by Anita Majumdar (YPT). Solo theatre and classical Indian dance are used to explore issues around unchecked male privilege, female empowerment and what constitutes consent. Opens Mar 23 and runs to Apr 1, see website for times. $10-$24. At Young People’s Theatre. Show Info.