Theatre This Week: September 30 – October 6

Broken Tailbone

October 2 - 13

Writer and performer Carmen Aguirre leads a public Latin-American dance lesson, accompanied by DJ Don Pedro, in Broken Tailbone. The performance is woven with hilarious stories of her experiences in the hidden world of Latinx dance halls in Canada. Come together to listen, move, and be moved!

At the Factory Theatre – Studio Theatre until October 13. For tickets and more information, click here.

Comedy is Art

October 1 - 5

There is no government funding for comedians. Comedy isn’t even recognized as its own art form in Canada. Through the incredible advocacy work of Sandra Battaligni and the Canadian Association of Stand-Up Comedians, The Theatre Centre is helping to change this by hosting a week of comedy featuring some of the country’s best comics as the first in a series of new initiatives.

At The Theatre Centre until October 5. For tickets and more information about the show line-up, click here.

Girl From The North Country

September 28 - November 24

In Duluth, Minnesota, 1934, owner of the local guesthouse Nick, has debts that he can’t replay, while his wife, Elizabeth, is losing her mind, and their daughter, Marianne, is pregnant with a child that no-one will account for. Things start to spiral out of control to the point of no return…

At the Royal Alexandra Theatre until November 24. For tickets and more information, click here.

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