The Cooking Fire Theatre Festival
Every year Dufferin grove hosts the The Cooking Fire Theatre Festival. It's a chance to relax under the park trees, sample a tasty organic meal cooked in the parks wood burning ovens and be entertained by the variety of theater troupes that will put on short plays over the course of the evening. For 2012 the festival runs from June 20th - 24th. Dinner is served starting at 6pm and the plays start at 7pm. A little later in the summer, Dufferin grove park is also the... [Read More]
Toronto Fringe Festival
For 2 weeks every July Toronto is bubbling with theatrical life. The Fringe festival puts on upwards of a hundred and forty productions every year across the city. This provides un unprecidented oppurtunity for audiences to see something new and for artists to flex their creative muscles and be innovative. [Read More]
Canadian Stage | Dream in High Park
Every year Shakespeare is brought to life among the trees of high park. Performances start at the end of June and end at the beginning of September. Tuesday-Sunday. Gates open at 6. Show starts at 8. It's pay what you can but they suggest $20 minimum. This summer they will be alternating between perfomances of Macbeth and The Taming of the Shrew. Macbeth plays Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday starting June 26th 2013. The Taming of the Shrew will run Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday sta... [Read More]
Clay and Paper Theatre
Dufferin Grove park's local theater company. They stage irreverant PWYC plays, parades and festivals in the park featuring their spectacular home-made puppets. Their events are meant for the whole community; suiteable for kids but still entertaining for adults. From mid-july to mid-august every year they put on a play. The performance schedule is Wednesday - Sunday 7pm + Friday - Sunday 2pm The Saturday before halloween every year is the night of dread parade. The Sunday b... [Read More]