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 28th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. Amongst other selections this week and beyond, Toronto’s stages will be visited by tough Jews, a Superlady, and huge snowglobes. Check them out below the cut.
Tough Jews by Michael Albert Ross (The Storefront Theatre/The Spadina Avenue Gang). A murder in Prohibition-era Kensington Market thrusts a family of would-be criminals into the high-stakes world of American organized crime. Opens Mar 31 and runs to Apr 16, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2 pm (and Apr 8 & 15). $20-$25. At Kensington Hall. Show Info.
The Return of Superlady by Katie Ford (SOULO Theatre). A woman deals with her combination of superhuman strength and human weaknesses in this dark comedy. Opens Mar 29 and runs to Apr 2, Wed-Sat 9 pm, Sun 4 & 8 pm. $15. At Red Sandcastle Theatre. Show Info.
A Mickey Full Of Mouse. By DJ Wightman. Two friends are trapped in a snow globe and must relive a disastrous family trip that exposes the darkest of family secrets. Opens Mar 25 and runs to Apr 8, Sat 8 pm (and Apr 7), Sun 2 pm. $20. At Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. Show Info.
Stupidhead! by Katherine Cullen and Britta Johnson (TPM). Part stand-up, part musical comedy show about how being a human being is embarrassing. Previews from Mar 16, opens Mar 21 and runs to Apr 2, Tue-Sat 7:30 pm, mat Sat-Sun 2 pm (no matinee on Mar 18). $17-$38, mat pwyc at the door. At Theatre Passe Muraille. Show Info.
The Orange Dot by Sean Dixon (Theatrefront). Two city workers deal with boredom and existential dread while waiting to remove a blighted tree in this blend of absurdity and realism that delves into the dynamics of power, the nature of partnerships and the modern human condition. Previews Mar 16, opens Mar 17 and runs to Apr 1, Mon-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat 2 pm. $20-$35. At The Streetcar Crownsnest. Show Info.