Princess of Wales Theatre
Located in the heart of Toronto’s Entertainment District, The Princess of Wales Theatre is a modern architectural gem featuring murals and sculptures by renowned American abstract–expressionist artist Frank Stella.
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*NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE*
April 26-June 25, 2017
Get ready to fall in love with STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL, the dazzling new show based on the much-loved hit Australian film. This joyous musical has audiences dancing in the aisles in a kaleidoscope of colour and fun-and now it’s Toronto’s turn!
This brand new stage production is brought to life by an international team including the original creative duo behind the classic 1972 film, Baz Luhrmann and Academy Award-winning designer Catherine Martin. STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL is the inspiring story of a championship ballroom dancer who defies all the rules to follow his heart. It features classic songs from the film including Love is in the Air, Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps and Time after Time, as well as wonderful new songs from internationally acclaimed artists such as Sia.
Get ready to Cha Cha Cha and experience this feel-good story that inspired the world to dance.
CANADIAN PREMIERE OF THE NATIONAL THEATRE’S OLIVER AND
TONY AWARD-WINNING BEST PLAY
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
October 10-November 19, 2017
Tony Award winner marianne Elliott (War Horse) directs this “triumphant” (Sunday Telegraph) adaptation by two-time Olivier Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens, who bring Mark Haddon’s internationally best-selling novel to thrilling life on stage.
Fifteen-year -old Christopher Boone has an extraordinary brain, exceptional at math while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched, and he distrusts strangers. When Christopher falls under suspicion under suspicion for killing his neighbour’s dog, his detective work to identify the true culprit, takes him on a frightening journey that upturns his world. Hailed as “a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle” by the Times, THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME is a theatrical phenomenon.
RAIN A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES
March 12-18, 2018
RAIN-A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES
celebrates the 50th anniversary of the release of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band! For the first time ever, RAIN will bring the historic album to life in its entirety for this psychedelic multimedia spectacular along with all your favourite early tunes.
This mind blowing performance takes you back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is the next best thing to seeing The Beatles. Experience the world’s most iconic band and come celebrate 50 years of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band with RAIN-A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES.
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
March 27-April 29, 2018
An American in Paris is the new Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Acclaimed director/choreographer and 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with unforgettable songs from George and Ira Gershwin in the show that earned more awards than any other musical in the 2015 season!
The New York Times raves, “AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is a triumph! Pure joy!” and the Wall Street Journal declares, “once you’ve seen it, you’ll find it hard to settle for less ever again.” Don’t miss this stunning Broadway hit when it arrives in Toronto!
THE KING AND I
July 10-August 12, 2018
Two worlds collide in the Lincoln Centre Theater production of this “breathtaking and exquisite” (The New York Times) musical, directed by Bartlett Sher. One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works, THE KING AND I boasts a score that features such beloved classics as Getting To Know You, I whistle a Happy Tune, Hello Young Lovers, Shall we Dance and Something Wonderful.
Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children. Winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival, THE KING AND I is “too beautiful to miss” (New York magazine).
LIVE FROM BROADWAY
December 12-January 14, 2018
The world’s best-selling magic show is returning to Toronto!
This mind-blowing spectacular showcase the jaw-dropping talents of seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTS-LIVE FROM BROADWAY has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions.
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