Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of April 24th, 2018. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week’s selections feature kid-friendly shows and very adult shows! And more! Check them out below the cut:
Selfie. Young People’s Theatre presents a play by Christine Quintana. An incident at a party shatters the connections between three friends in this play for ages 13 & up. Previews from Apr 23, opens Apr 26 and runs to May 11, see website for schedule. $19-$24. Public shows Apr 29 at 2:30 pm (relaxed performance, pwyc); Apr 6 at 2:30 pm. Members of the public are are welcome to attend weekday school performances, subject to availability; call 416-862-2222 to inquire. At Young People’s Theatre. Show Info.
Shadow Girls by Keshia Palm & Claren Grosz (Pencil Kit Productions/Blank Canvas). Two women’s attempts at an intimate relationship are complicated by a fraught mutual history in this theatrical production scored entirely with overhead projector art. Previews Apr 25-26 at 8:30 pm, opens May 2 and runs to May 6, Wed-Fri & Sun 7:30 & 9:30 pm. $25, preview $20. At The Gladstone Hotel. Show Info.
There Goes The Bride by Ray Cooney and John Chapman (NAGs Players). An overworked, underpaid man stresses over his daughter’s overly lavish wedding and finally snaps on the morning of the big day in this comedy. Opens Apr 26 and runs to May 5, Thu-Sat 7:30 pm. $15-$20. At The Tranzac. Show Info.
Chris Harder: Porn to be a Star. This high-energy solo show follows the bumps & grinds of burlesque beefcake Chris Harder. Featuring a handful of characters and loosely based on his own experiences from a Barbie-loving closeted childhood to a fascinating career in the gay adult industry, Harder takes you by the hand on his up-close and in-your-face search for fame, followers and a place to shine. Apr 26-28, Thu-Sat 8:30 pm. $25. At Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. Show Info.
Resilience. Loookup Theatre presents a circus show about mental health and the ability to return to your original form after being bent, compressed and stretched. Apr 27-28, Fri-Sat 8 pm, mat Sat 2 pm. $12. At Wychwood Theatre. Show Info.