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Ranked #1 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Symphonies
Owner description: Founded in 1922, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra is one of Canada’s leading cultural institutions. Today, more than 225,000... more » Owner description: Founded in 1922, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra is one of Canada’s leading cultural institutions. Today, more than 225,000 patrons and over 50,000 students visit the Orchestra at Roy Thomson Hall each year, and an additional five million Canadians tune in to concert broadcasts on CBC Radio. Under the leadership of Music Director Peter Oundjian, the Orchestra has increased recording and touring projects to include a self-produced record label, and performances throughout the US and Canada. The Orchestra continues to develop its international presence by being an active commissioning body for new Canadian and international works, as well as attracting distinguished guest artists and conductors to performances at Roy Thomson Hall. « less
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Ranked #2 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Dinner Theaters
Owner description: This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows. Famous People Players is renowned not just for the quality... more » Owner description: This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows. Famous People Players is renowned not just for the quality of its shows, but also for bringing out the creative potential in performers with disabilities. The price of the show includes a four-course dinner. « less
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Ranked #3 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
Owner description: The Princess of Wales Theatre is a new, 2000-seat playhouse built by the father and son producing team of David and Ed... more » Owner description: The Princess of Wales Theatre is a new, 2000-seat playhouse built by the father and son producing team of David and Ed Mirvish, just a block away from their historic Royal Alexandra Theatre. The Princess of Wales is the first privately owned and financed theatre built in Canada since 1907 - and the first anywhere in North America in over 30 years. Construction began on August 6, 1991, and the building opened to the public with the musical Miss Saigon on May 26, 1993.The theatre was built with maximum flexibility in mind. Its stage is one of the widest and deepest in North America - large enough to accommodate the most spectacular theatrical productions - and its technical facilities are state-of-the-art.2013/2014 Season:LES MISERABLES Begins Sept 27, 2013THE LION KING April 30 - June 15, 2014THE BOOK OF MORMON Begins Sept 16, 2014 « less
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Ranked #4 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Comedy Clubs
Owner description: The Second City is renown as the world's premier comedy theatre, with critically-acclaimed live improv and sketch comedy... more » Owner description: The Second City is renown as the world's premier comedy theatre, with critically-acclaimed live improv and sketch comedy shows on stage every night. Located in the heart of Toronto's Entertainment District, The Second City's intimate cabaret theatre offers table service of a affordable bar and food menu, as well as pre-show dinner packages. Enjoy a night of laughs and up-to-the-minute satire from the legendary comedy troupe that inspired Saturday Night Live, SCTV, and Whose Line Is It Anyway! The Second City's list of alumni include entertainment legends such as Martin Short, Eugene Levy, Gilda Radner, John Candy, Andrea Martin, Mike Myers, Colin Mochrie, and hundreds of others. Tickets are only $12 - $29, making The Second City the best entertainment value in Toronto. « less
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Ranked #5 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
Owner description: The Ed Mirvish Theatre began its life in 1920 as a combination vaudeville and motion picture theatre in the Pantages theatre... more » Owner description: The Ed Mirvish Theatre began its life in 1920 as a combination vaudeville and motion picture theatre in the Pantages theatre circuit. With its original 3373 seats, it was the largest cinema in Canada and, with its lavish interior - designed by the great theatre architect Thomas Lamb - the most elegant. David Mirvish officially renamed the iconic building The Ed Mirvish Theatre on December 6, 2011. « less
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Ranked #6 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters; Historic Sites
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Ranked #7 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Dinner Theaters

Want to be transported to a different realm where Knights reign and the rule of law is competition? Held in a majestic castle in the Exhibition Grounds is Medieval Times Dinner... more »

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Ranked #8 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters

Opened in the 1890's, Massey Hall is a grand old concert hall that has hosted countless concerts from virtually all musical genres.  With over 2,700 seats on 3 levels, it... more »

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Ranked #9 of 55 Performances in Toronto
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Ranked #10 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #11 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
This curved glass structure, a downtown architectural landmark, is a well-known concert hall.
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Ranked #12 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Operas
Owner description: Presenting at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Canadian Opera Company (COC) is the largest producer of... more » Owner description: Presenting at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Canadian Opera Company (COC) is the largest producer of opera in Canada and one of the largest in North America. The Toronto-based company enjoys an international reputation for artistic excellence and creative innovation. The COC produces fully staged operas and a free series of 90 concerts at the Four Seasons Centre. Annually, over 120,000 people attend COC mainstage performances and it has over 17,000 subscribers. « less
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Ranked #13 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #14 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #15 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
The largest performing arts center in Canada, this venue seats over 3,100 with something for everyone.
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Ranked #16 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
Owner description: A masterpiece of beaux-arts architecture, the historic Royal Alexandra is Toronto's senior theatre and, at 101, never having... more » Owner description: A masterpiece of beaux-arts architecture, the historic Royal Alexandra is Toronto's senior theatre and, at 101, never having been converted to any other use, the oldest continuously operating legitimate theatre in North America.The Royal Alexandra is also North America's first truly "royal" theatre - "royal" by patent from Edward VII - named with royal permission for his consort, Alexandra, a Danish princess and great-grandmother of the present queen.2013/2014 Season:I LOVE LUCY LIVE ON STAGE Begins October 15, 2013ONCE a new musical Nov 26, 2013 - January 5, 2014METAMORPHOSIS Jan 28, 2013 - March 9, 2014THE LAST CONFESSION April 18 - June 1, 2014 « less
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Ranked #17 of 55 Performances in Toronto
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Ranked #18 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #19 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Dinner Theaters
Owner description: Producers Lili and Brian Caws have been active members of Toronto's theatre community for over 35 years. They met at the... more » Owner description: Producers Lili and Brian Caws have been active members of Toronto's theatre community for over 35 years. They met at the Limelight Dinner Theatre where they began their professional theatre careers, Brian as a performer and Lili as Restaurant Manager. In 1987 they created Mysteriously Yours, and began developing their unique style of interactive murder mysteries at the prestigious Royal York Hotel. They've taken their troupe throughout Canada and the United States. Their mysteries have been performed as far away as Singapore. For 26 successful years, Mysteriously Yours... Has developed a repertoire of over 50 original mysteries. In October 1999, Lili and Brian came full circle as they proudly attended the opening of their smash hit Murder On The Limelight Express! In their own venue, the former Limelight Dinner Theatre, now known as Mysteriously Yours Mystery Dinner Theatre. « less
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Ranked #20 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Dinner Theaters
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Ranked #21 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Ballets

With more than 60 dancers and its own symphony orchestra, it is Canada's premier dance company.  Ranking as one of the world's top international dance companies, The National... more »

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Ranked #22 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Concerts; Theaters
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Ranked #23 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #24 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Concerts; Performances
Owner description: This 340-seat radio concert hall offers chamber, jazz, and spoken-word performances. Its name celebrates the great, eccentric... more » Owner description: This 340-seat radio concert hall offers chamber, jazz, and spoken-word performances. Its name celebrates the great, eccentric Toronto pianist whose life was cut short by a stroke in 1982. « less
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Ranked #25 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Established in 1979, this "gay, lesbian and queer" theater company produces edgy and provocative new Canadian works. Their... more » Owner description: Established in 1979, this "gay, lesbian and queer" theater company produces edgy and provocative new Canadian works. Their work is not for everyone (the list of upcoming productions identifies shows that are "not for the faint of heart," and they mean it), but Buddies produces shows that you simply won't see anywhere else. The theater also stages Canadian adaptations of some well-known works, such as Ibsen's Hedda Gabler. American Sky Gilbert has helped build the theater's cutting-edge reputation. « less
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Ranked #26 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #27 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Dance Club/ Discos
Owner description: One of the oldest dance halls in Toronto, the Phoenix attracts an all-ages, all-races crowd that includes straights and gays.... more » Owner description: One of the oldest dance halls in Toronto, the Phoenix attracts an all-ages, all-races crowd that includes straights and gays. As a rock venue, it showcases such artists as Screaming Headless Torsos and Patti Smith. On the weekends, it gets the crowds dancing with a mixture of retro, Latin, alternative, and funk. « less
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Ranked #28 of 55 Performances in Toronto
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Ranked #29 of 55 Performances in Toronto
Category: Theaters
Owner description: At 651 Yonge St, just south of Bloor St., the Panasonic Theatre is in the heart of downtown Toronto, within walking distance... more » Owner description: At 651 Yonge St, just south of Bloor St., the Panasonic Theatre is in the heart of downtown Toronto, within walking distance of the boutiques and galleries of Yorkville, the fashionable shopping of Bloor West and Church Street, the Royal Ontario Museum and the campus of University of Toronto.Parking is available in municipally owned surface lots on Isabella St. (just south of the theatre) and Charles Street (just to the north) and indoor lots off Charles, just west of Yonge. « less
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Ranked #30 of 55 Performances in Toronto
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