Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week
Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of May 22nd, 2018. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. This week enjoy a variety of live stage and musical themed offerings while keeping your wallet happy! Check them out below the cut:
Frozen by Bryony Lavery (Seven Siblings Theatre). This form-defying drama intertwines the lives of a serial killer, a mother searching for her missing child, and an American academic researching the criminal mind.Recommended for adult audiences. Previews May 24, opens May 25 and runs to Jun 3, Wed-Sun 8 pm, mat Jun 2 at 2 pm. $20-$25, stu/arts worker $15-$20, preview $10. At Artscape Wychwood Barns. Show Info.
Gods of Carnage by Yasmina Reza (East Side Players). Civility turns to hostility when two couples meet to resolve their kids’ playground dispute. Opens May 25 and runs to Jun 9, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2 pm. $24, stu $15. At Papermill Theatre. Show Info.
Stones Aluna Theatre and The Stones Project presents a collective creation helmed by Anita La Selva. Created by a diverse cast of artists, STONES considers the spectrum and history of violence against women by focusing on one of its most extreme iterations. Previews from May 25, opens May 30 and runs to Jun 10, Wed-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2:30 pm. $15-$20. At Geary Lane. Show Info.
Music Music Life Death Music: An Absurdical by Adam Seelig (One Little Goat Theatre Company). Musical comedy that explores the unexpected dynamics between three generations of family as they attempt to relate to each other and the society they live in. Opens May 25 and runs to Jun 10, Tue-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2:30 pm. $20-$35. At Tarragon Theatre. Show Info.
The Monkiest King by Alice Ping Yee Ho & Marjorie Chan (Canadian Children’s Opera Company). Retelling of the Song Dynasty character in this Chinese-Canadian family opera featuring music and dance. The Canadian Children’s Opera Company will be accompanied by a professional chamber orchestra of Western and Chinese instruments and dancer Xi Yi of Little Pear Garden Dance Company. May 26-27, Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 2 pm. $20-$35. At The Toronto Centre for the Arts. Show Info.