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Toronto Theater and Musical Star

Fine historic theater in downtown Toronto. Seast are comfortable and nightlines good. No... read more

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Come From Away...

Great show really well done. Touching and humorous. A true measure of Newfoundland... read more

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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...more
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260 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H9, Canada
Downtown West
+1 800-461-3333
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Reviewed yesterday

Fine historic theater in downtown Toronto. Seast are comfortable and nightlines good. No elevators, which makes upper level seating a challenge. Good acoustics. The classical revival decor has been sensitively restored. We saw a wonderful production of “Come From Away.” It is one of our...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Great show really well done. Touching and humorous. A true measure of Newfoundland hospitality. We loved it.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed this play immensely! It was a mixture of fun, real life, emotional memories! We love Newfoundland and we love the people of Newfoundland! A tribute to 9/11 and to all the people of Gander Newfoundland who gave of their time, money, homes, love...More

Thank Mary I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm already planning on seeing Come From Away a second time. We enjoyed every minute of this touching and compassionate true story. The cast was outstanding. They were able to take us away - back to that time, feeling and seeing everything as it happened....More

Thank Parisismyfavourite
Reviewed 2 days ago

An absolutely outstanding show. Definitely worth seeing. It was funny in parts, sad in parts and very moving overall.

Thank FoodyBJ
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From its first note we were drawn into the culture of Nova Scotia. Tightly woven story lines and fast paced musical numbers kept us involved and moved us to tears and laughter. What a super production. Nobody wanted to leave as the actors left the...More

Thank Chris54Don
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful! Fabulous, warm and energetic.... a must see! The cast was charismatic, the music true to Newfoundland! Right to the fish and cheese! Lol

Thank Sudu1968
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Haven't been since I was a kid (over 40 yrs ago) so the restorations are well done. Seats comfortable and had a great view of the stage

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was my second time to see Come From Away - I could go again. I took family visiting from England this time and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The theatre is recently renovated and very comfortable for viewing and sitting. The show is full...More

Thank Questbird3
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to see "Come From Away" at this theatre, what a fabulous experience. The show itself was AMAZING. It was an excellent cast, simple set and fabulous band. This is definitely one of the best musicals I've seen. Our seats were on the 3rd...More

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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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It is not cold. A sweater is not usually needed
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I sat in the Dress Circle for Strictly Ballroom and it was okay but you do not get involved in the show. I have a background in community theatre so like to feel part of it. This show is so emotional - we paid top dollar... More