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The Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre Centre

189 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1M4, Canada
+1 416-314-2901
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Tour the beautiful and historic Elgin

The theatre tour of the Elgin and Wintergarden were excellent and informative. Nice to get a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gatortunor
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Clemmons, North Carolina
Stunningly beautiful and unusual theatre space

I did the tour of these two theatres and learned a lot from the two excellent guides. The Winter... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
JMazzocato
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Toronto, Canada
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189 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1M4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The theatre tour of the Elgin and Wintergarden were excellent and informative. Nice to get a behind-the-scenes look. The Elgin is on the lower level the Wintergarden is above it. There are only a few similar buildings .still in existence. Only one other which is...More

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I did the tour of these two theatres and learned a lot from the two excellent guides. The Winter Garden is a theatre that was closed off for 60 years and only recently unveiled after painstaking restoration. I have seen many places in Europe during...More

Thank JMazzocato
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Excellent Theatre. Great sight lines to watch live theatre and enjoyable to attend a live performance.

Thank lfrustaglio
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Visited The Elgin and Winter Garden Theatres on Toronto Open Doors weekend. These are two amazing theatres and the dedication of the volunteers who helped in the restoration work is to be applauded, to think that these theatres were nearly demolished to make way for...More

2  Thank Pat N
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Both theatres are perfect, with confortable seating, good sound, and lovely/kitch decorations. Use the elevators to avoid the steep stairs

Thank IbyH
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Toronto may be a city of neighbourhoods, but it is also a city of theatre, and those who miss out on seeing a show or two, would miss one of the better parts of the city. The interior of this theatre alone makes this a...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I've seen many shows at The Elgin...it is a gorgeous theatre and I would give it four stars...but when you add the (five star) Winter Garden...it really is a marvel of architecture. I saw Michael Buble as a kid in Forever Swing about six times...More

Thank jaymzbee
Reviewed April 13, 2017

An afternoon to remember, a real treat from my daughter. Great seats and the show was outstanding! The " Bodyguard " was fabulous and I enjoyed the staging and the music was the best. The actual theatre was in all it's glory.

Thank Darlene649
Reviewed April 12, 2017

I went to see Sousatzka at the Elgin theatre. Beautiful looking theatre. Sat in a balcony seat. Apart from the seats kind of shifting to the side, I was very comfortable. Affordable tickets and friendly staff who make you feel welcome. I hear anywhere you...More

Thank princesscuba2012
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

If you get a chance to see a show at this amazing old theatre, don't miss it. It is truly ornate and an architectural marvel. The seats are comfy and make seeing a play here a pleasure.

1  Thank DuffyNC
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