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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of December 9, 2019

Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of December 9, 2019

Winter is not my season. It is starting to get cold and windy outside, and my hibernation instincts are kicking into high gear. All I want to do is make a blanket fort with my kids and snuggle in until spring! So when I do leave my house, I want to go somewhere warm. And my favourite warm place to go is the theatre.

Lucky for me there is just so much going on this holiday season that it’s easy to get out to see a great show. There are so many family-friendly options that I can bring the whole family along with me if I wish, or just plan for a great date night out! Check out my own ‘reds‘ below for the shows that have caught my attention and tempt me to get out of the blanket fort and into the snowy air.

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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of December 2, 2019

Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of December 2, 2019

How did it get to be December already?!? It feels like just last week we were sitting enjoying the last of the outdoor theatre season. Fall has just flown by! There are a number of great shows closing this week, so if there is something you’ve been thinking of seeing it’s time to get out see it before it’s too late. Check them out in our Already Reviewed by MoT list below.

Or, if you’re itching to see something new, take a peak at what has caught our eye from among the diverse shows opening this week. At the start of the December holiday season, our editor Lin is checking her ‘reds’ list to let you know what shows she thinks are must see’s the week.

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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of November 25, 2019

Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of November 25, 2019

I think that we’re all getting caught up in the pre-holiday season whirlwind! The weeks are just starting to fly by and fill up with so many things to see and do. Before getting too enveloped in the snowstorm of December events, this is a great week to catch some live theatre. What better way to find a calm in the storm before the start of holiday madness than to find a comfy seat in a dark theatre and breath in the creative air?

The number of live performances this week is incredible, and it can just be so hard to choose what to see – so this week Samantha is going to help you out by telling you what shows are tickling her fancy. Check out her ‘red‘ flags to see what has hit her theatre ticket wish list!

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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of November 18, 2019

Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of November 18, 2019

It’s beginning to look a lot like… winter theatre season! There are some fabulous shows running at any number of theatre spaces in the city, and sometimes it can be hard to choose which show hits the top of the ‘To-Go-To’ list. I have definitely started planning my Holiday ‘wish list’ because theatre tickets are a stellar gift to get. And to give!

All of us at Mooney are excited about so many of the plays, dance performances, and comedies that are coming out over the next while, and there really is something for everyone! I’m going to let you know what has caught my eye this week. Check out my ‘reds’ to see what of this exciting list has made my ‘Theatre Wish List’ this week.

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Toronto Playlistings for the Week of November 11, 2019

Shows that Caught Our Eye in Toronto for the Week of November 11, 2019

Well, there was snow in the air last week, so it’s officially cold enough for scarves and gloves season. It also means that we are deep into the Toronto Theatre Season. Another dusting of new shows open at most of the main company stages this week and next. And, alongside those shows comes many new plays, dance shows, musicals, and comedy as well.

There is just so much to see this week! And I’m lucky enough to get to let you know what shows have caught my eye this week. Check out my ‘reds’ to see what of this exciting list has made my own ‘Theatre Wish List’ this week.

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