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 20th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. We hope you enjoy live storytelling and PWYC events – this week’s budget-friendly picks feature several! Check them out below the cut:
Talking Treaties. Touching Ground Festival presents an immersive performance and installation. Music and theatre blends local Indigenous knowledge and professional artists with symbols, poetry, and expressive maps created by over 300 community members to broaden how we see living as treaty people. Audience participation is a big part of the show. Jun 23-25, Fri 6:30 pm, Sat noon-6 pm (installation only), Sun 5:15 pm. Fri-Sat Free/Pwyc, Sun $5. At Fort York. Show Info.
The Dark Lady: a Bakkhanalian Coven is an experimental dance-theatre piece which explores the archetype of The Dark Lady: a feminine divine energy that is connected to eroticism, the grotesque, and the shadow side of love, and transported it into a contemporary nightclub. June 15-18. $20. June 15th: 14 Markham ST. June 16th: 221 Sterling Rd. Unit 5. Show Info.
Read Stuff With Eric. Solo performers workshop new material in this supportive show hosted by Eric Miinch. 8:30 pm. Pwyc. At The Social Capital Theatre. Show Info.
Dare: Stories We Thought We’d Never Tell. The Dare Story Collective presents a storytelling show featuring real stories by real people. June 21 at 8 pm. Pwyc. At The Ossington. Show Info.
Thrown to the Wolves. The Emergency Monologues presents an evening of true-story storytelling. Gathered without knowing the advanced theme, each of these storytellers will have to think on their feet and dig into their memories as they tell tales before an audience. Performed by Gerard Harris, Paul Hutcheson, Carlyn Rhamey and Morgan Jones Phillips. Jun 22 at 8 pm. $10. At Cameron House. Show Info.