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Jess is an East coast transplant to Toronto who stumbled into her love of theatre via her social media gig at Ballyhoo Push Pin Media, and stumbled into review writing via an open call to cover the 2015 Fringe Festival for MoT. In addition to writing for MoT, she also blogs about dating, white supremacy, fat politics, theatre, graphic design, and sex at thejessgillis.blogspot.com. She’s a self-taught freelance graphic designer by trade, and a visual artist by passion. She sells and displays her wares at jessgillis.com. She’s passionate about laughter, anti-oppression, sex workers’ rights, body positivity, vegan food, cycling, good TV, and swimming. If you want to follow her foodie, nail art, and pet sitting posts, you can follow her on Instagram and Twitter @TheJessGillis

Cheap Theatre in Toronto the Week of December 12th

Five Shows Under $25 in Toronto this Week

Live theatre shows in Toronto with ticket prices of $25 or less, playing the week of December 12th, 2017. Perfect for the budget-conscious theatre-goer. As the Holidays fast approach, Toronto’s stages are increasingly festive. This week’s affordable shows feature a modern take on the nativity scene, stories from Canadian towns (and women), and much more. Check them out below the cut:

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Playlistings in Toronto for the week of December 11th

Shows That Caught Our Eye in Toronto the Week of December 11th, 2017

As the Holiday season descends upon our snowless city, so do the holiday themed shows! But don’t worry, if holiday shows aren’t your cup of eggnog, there are plenty of others to choose from. Our publisher Megan is here to choose her most anticipated shows (in red). Check them out below the cut:

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Playlistings in Toronto for the week of December 4th

Shows That Caught Our Eye in Toronto the Week of December 4th, 2017

With the holiday season approaching, what better time to give the gift of entertainment to a loved one? Toronto audiences are spoiled for choices this week, with several new shows premiering on our stages. Our assistant editor Jess is here to choose her most anticipated shows (in red). Check them out below the cut:

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Playlistings in Toronto for the week of November 27th

Shows That Caught Our Eye in Toronto the Week of November 27th, 2017

With some classics well under way, and a slough of new shows opening this week, there is something for everyone hungry for live theatre in Toronto. Our managing editor Wayne is here to choose his most anticipated shows are highlighted (in red). Check them out below the cut:

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