Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of June 6th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. For your wallet-conscious viewing pleasure this week, we’ve selected an indie festival, a Misérables workshop, a story about criminalized queerness and much more! Check them out below the cut:
Indie 6ix Playwright’s Festival. The Storefront Theatre presents staged readings of new plays by Harmonie Tower, Marcia Johnson, Scott Garland, Kate Werneburg, Ben Hayward and Gord Rand. Jun 5-10, Mon-Sat 8 pm. Pwyc at the door, $10 adv, $30 pass for all shows. At The Storefront Studio. Show Info.
Rope Running Out. lemonTree creations presents the world premiere of a play by Raf Antonio. The ties of love begin to fray for a couple, and the stakes are raised when a drifter from one party’s past appears. Previews May 28 & 30 at 7 pm, opens Jun 1 and runs to Jun 10 Tue-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat-Sun 2 pm (plus Jun 9 at 11 pm). $25, preview $15. lemonTree Studio Theatre. Show Info.
The Lavender Railroad by Lawrence Aronovitch (In-The-Moment Theatre). This play takes place in a world where homosexuality is illegal and punishable by death. Open Jun 8 and runs to Jun 18, Thu-Sun 8 pm. $25, adv $20. Show Info. At The Box Toronto. Show Info.
Les Misérables Workshop Presentation. Adapted by Michele Smith, Dean Gilmour & the company (Theatre Smith-Gilmour). TSG presents its adaptation of Victor Hugo’s novel, drama about love and change and the beauty of revolution and sacrifice for a better world. Jun 9 to Jun 18, Fri-Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 2 pm. $15 adv, pwyc at the door. At Factory Theatre. Show Info.
Office Hours by Norm Foster (East Side Players). This play intertwines the lives of the employees of six different offices on a Friday afternoon. Opens May 26 and runs to Jun 10, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2 pm. $24, stu $17. At The Papermill Theatre. Show Info.