Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of November 7th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week brings Beauty, Beasts, and Grimly Handsome holiday tales. Check them out below the cut:
Beauty and the Beast. Young People’s Theatre’s Production of Disney’s Beauty And The Beast. Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice, Book by Linda Woolverton. The musical based on the Disney film about hope and being your authentic self is brought to the stage. For ages 5 and up. Previews from Nov 6, opens Nov 9 and runs to Dec 31, see website for schedule. $10-$49. At Young People’s Theatre. Show Info.
Grimly Handsome by Julia Jarcho (Theatre Animal). This triptych of urban stories features two unusual Christmas tree salesmen, two cops following a serial killer and a vacant lot that transforms people in ways they never thought possible. Opens Nov 3 and runs to Nov 19, Thu-Sat 8 pm (and Nov 12), matinees Sat 2 pm, Sun 4 pm. $25, stu/arts workers $20. At The Assembly Theatre. Show Info.
Mr. Shi and his Lover by Wong Teng Chi and Njo Kong Kie (Macau Experimental Theatre/Music Picnic/Point of View Art Assoc). Chinese opera and vintage pop are used to tell the story of an espionage scandal in which a French diplomat falls in love with a mysterious opera singer. Previews from Nov 7, opens Nov 15 and runs to Dec 17, Tue-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat & Sun 2:30 pm. $22-$60. At Tarragon Theatre. Show Info.