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Toronto: The Dora Mavor Moore Awards take place tonight at 7:30

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Toronto's Dora Mavor Moore Awards take place tonight -  Tuesday June 25 - in the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts starting at 7:30pm, followed by a fab After-Party in and around the venue. The ceremony is hosted by the award-winning, multi-talented Rick Miller (Boom X, MacHomer, Bigger Than Jesus), who performs at the After-Party as well with his band TRAINWRECK.

Guests will be GLORIOUSLY GREETED from 5:45PM to 7:15pm by the vibrant and audacious  Elley-Ray Hennessey and Dora Award-winning actor Colin Doyle as they enter the theatre.

See full list of nominees here:

Among the VIP presenters at this year's awards ceremony are:

-   Mayor John Tory
-   Dora Mavor Moore's grand-daughters Tedde Moore and Charlotte Moore
-    Acclaimed actors Herbie Barnes, David Fox, Jeff Lillico, Louise Pitre, Ansuree Roy, André Sills, Pamela Sinha
-     Extraordinary dancers/choreographers Esmeralda Enrique
-     Newly-appointed Artistic Directors Marjorie Chan (Theatre Passe Muraille), Alan Dilworth (Necessary Angel Theatre Company), Weyni Mengesha (Soulpepper Theatre Company)

-      Lauded director Alisa Palmer

-      Multi-talented award-winning author, playwright and actor Ann-Marie MacDonald

40th Anniversary Dora Mavor Moore Awards
- Toronto's Theatre, Dance and Opera Awards -

Tuesday June 25, 2019

Hosted by the multi-talented, multi-award-winning Rick Miller
Written byDiane Flacks, Directed by Edward Roy,
Musical Direction by Evelyne Datl, Lighting and Production Design byAndrea Lundy, Produced by Jacoba Knaapen

At the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front Street East, Toronto, ON M5E 1B2
6:00pm-7:00pm Pre-Show VIP Cocktail Receptionin the Lower Lobby of the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

7:30pm Dora Mavor Moore Awards Show in the Sony Centre

10:30pm After-Party in and around the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

Visit the Sony Centre Box Office at 1 Front Street East or call 416.368.6161 x 1 or book online at

Regular Tickets (7:30pm Awards Show & After-Party): $90.00 (+HST & Ticketmaster fees)
Student, Senior, Artsworker Tickets (Awards Show & After-Party): $70 (+HST & Ticketmaster fees)

Pre-Show VIP Reception Tickets (includes Awards Show & After-Party): $190 (email Scott Dermody at to reserve)

After-Party ONLY Tickets (purchase at the door beginning 10:30pm): $20
For information visit    Twitter: @DoraAwards      #DoraAwards   #DORAS2019  #TheatreTO.