Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of May 30th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. Short plays! Spontaneous plays! Short stories! Evil dinner guests! And all with ticket prices under $25 (and some PWYC/freebies)? Who wouldn’t want to get out and see a show this week? More below the cut:
The Youth/Elders Project. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, The 519 and the Senior Pride Network present young and old artists brought together to create a space where identities, histories and queer perspectives become performance. The intergenerational ensemble brings a year’s worth of sharing and exploration to the Buddies stage. Previews May 31, opens Jun 1 and runs to Jun 4, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2:30 pm. $20-$39, Sun pwyc. At Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. Show Info.
InspiraTO 10-Minute Play Festival. Theatre InspiraTO presents short plays by more than 100 local and international creators. This year’s theme is: Grow Up. Six plays per one-hour show. Opens June 1 and runs to June 10, Mon-Thu 7-10 pm, Fri 8-11 pm, Sat 2-9 pm. $22, festival pass $70. See website for schedule and more info on the plays and performers. At Alumnae Theatre. Show Info.
Dinner with Goebbels by Mark Leith (Estelle Craig Act II Studio/50+ Festival). This satire imagines a gathering consisting of public relations pioneer Edward Bernays, Bush administration PR mastermind Karl Rove and Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels. Opens May 31 and runs to Jun 2, Wed-Thu 7:30 pm, mat Wed 3:30 pm, Thu-Fri 2 pm. $22-$25. At Daniels Spectrum. Show Info.
True Stories Toronto. Storytellers Ted Morris, Justyna Szarek, Talib Hussain, AHI (musician) and Paul Hutcheson tell real, personal stories in less than 10 minutes. May 30 at 7:30 pm (doors 6:45 pm). Free. At The Garrison. Show Info.
SODA Process Theatre. Christy Bruce, Oliver Georgiou, Ted Hallett, Lara Johnson and guests create a brand new full-length play before your eyes. May 29 at 8:30 pm. Pwyc. At The Social Capital Theatre. Show Info.