Stage Door Listings
The Shaw Festival 's production of A Christmas Carol is scheduled to run to December 23, 2020
Photo: Michael Therriault as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol. © 2017 David Cooper.
The Nutcracker (ballet) by James Kudelka to music by Tchaikovsky. A prince awakens a princess who has been put to sleep for 100 years. Opens Dec 10, runs to Dec 31. Four Seasons Centre, . cancelled
Smaller Theatres (Professional)
Dance Nation (performance) by Clare Barron. An army of pre-teen competitive dancers hope to win a national dance competition. Opened Nov 13, runs to Dec 6. Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Ave, . cancelled
Little Dickens (comedy) by Ronnie Burkett. A naughty, adults-only puppet version of A Christmas Carol. Runs to Dec 20. For ages 16+. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St, . cancelled
Old Man and the River (children) by Lynda Hill & Thomas Morgan Jones. A magical creature changes the life of a grumpy old man. Runs Dec 19 to Dec 23. Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Ave, . cancelled
Spyder's Quest to Save the World (children) by Deborah Adelman. In this action-packed musical Spyder and her friends tackle climate change. For ages 4+. Runs Dec 4 to Dec 6. Streetcar Crowsnest, 345 Carlaw Ave, . cancelled
Into the Woods (musical) by Stephen Sondheim. Characters from various fairy tales meet each other in a forest. In concert. Runs Dec 3 to Dec 12. Burlington PAC, 905-681-6000, .
The Sound of Music (musical) by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II. A young woman takes on the management of a household of children and their moody father. Opens Nov 26, runs to Dec 20. Hamilton Family Theatre, 1-855-372-9866, . cancelled
Cinderella (musical) by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II. The classic 1957 musical adaptation of the well-known fairy tale. Runs Dec 2 to Dec 27. Dofasco Centre, 1-800-465-7529, . cancelled
Annie (musical) by Charles Strouse & Martin Charnin. During the Great Depression an orphan's life changes when she is adopted by a New York billionaire. Opened Nov 27, runs to Dec 27. Grand Theatre, 519-672-8800, . cancelled
User Not Found (comedy) by Chris Goode. Audiences overhear a man via headphones dealing with what will happen to his online presence after he dies. Opened Nov 18, runs to Dec 5. Commonwealth Coffee Company, 478 Richmond St, 519-672-8800, . cancelled
Wild Magic (magic) by Greg Frewin. Frewin performs stunning large-scale illusions including one with a white Siberian tiger. Runs Jan 2, 2020, to Dec 30, 2020. Greg Frewin Theatre, 905-356-0777, .
THE SHAW FESTIVAL 2020:
The plays run in repertory from Apr 8-Dec 23 in Niagara-on-the-Lake, two hours south from Toronto. For tickets and information phone 1-800-511-7429 or visit the website at .
At the Festival Theatre
Me and My Girl (musical) by Noel Gay & L. Arthur Rose. A proud Cockney discovers he is the new Earl of Hareford. Opened Nov 21, runs to Dec 23. cancelled
At the Royal George Theatre
A Christmas Carol (drama) by Tim Carroll. A stage adaptation of Charles Dickens's well-known story. Opened Nov 14, runs to Dec 23.
Fiddler on the Roof (musical) by Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick. In Ukraine in 1905 Tevye tries to maintain tradition while raising five daughters. Opens Dec 29, 2020, runs to Jan 3, 2021. NAC, 1-866-850-2787, . cancelled
Hamilton (musical) by Lin-Manuel Miranda. The story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man. Opened Nov 24, runs to Dec 13. NAC, 1-866-850-2787, . cancelled
Performances at the Herrongate Barn Theatre for 2020 have been cancelled.
We’ll Meet Again (comedy) by Alex Mustakas. A celebration of the songs from World I to World War II. Opened Sep 25, runs to Dec 20. St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre, 1-855-372-9866, . cancelled
A Christmas Carol (drama) by Jeremy Webb. A stage adaptation of Charles Dickens's well-known story. Runs Dec 5 to Dec 14. Sudbury Theatre Centre, . cancelled
It's a Wonderful Life (play) by Joe Landry. The beloved Frank Capra film is presented as a live radio broadcast. Runs Dec 5 to Dec 21. Magnus Theatre, 807-345-5552, . cancelled