Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of February 27th, 2018. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week’s selections feature an East Coast murder mystery, fake bartenders, and many other People of Interest. Check them out below the cut:
The Audre Lorde Works-in-Progress Festival. The Watah Theatre presents a week-long festival of readings by emerging Black, Indigenous, POC and LGBTQQIP2SAA artists aged 18-30. Opens Feb 26 and runs to Mar 3, Mon-Sat 8:30 pm. $20. More info & tickets at crowstheatre.com. At Crowsnest Streetcar. Show Info.
Person of Interest. Lunkamud presents a comedy drama written and performed by Melody A. Johnson. An actor is driven to the brink by the neighbours from Hell in this mostly true story. Mar 1-4, Thu-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2:30 pm. $20. At Tarragon Theatre. Show Info.
Mr. Bojangles Bar: Memories Of A Fictional Bartender. Silverberg & Finn). Music, dance and stories from a bartender you’ve never known and famous singers who don’t exist. Feb 28 at 8:30 pm. $20. buddiesinbadtimes.com. At Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. Show Info.
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang (Scarborough Players). Bickering siblings named after dysfunctional characters from Chekhov plays try to escape their melancholic curse in this comedy. Opens Mar 2 and runs to Mar 17, see website for schedule. $24. At Scarborough Village Theatre. Show Info.
Tainted Justice by Don Nigro (Village Players). Murder mystery based on a true event on Cape Breton Island in 1913. Opens Mar 2 and runs to Mar 24, Thu-Sat 8 pm (and Mar 7), mat Mar 11 and 18 at 2 pm. $20-$24. At The Village Playhouse. Show Info.