Laura, now a grown woman of 25, has written a revealing memoir about the time she was an underage student experiencing a sexual and intellectual awakening in the thrall of her former English teacher, Mr. Wells. This gripping two-hander rewinds the clock by ten years, and explores the truth of what happened behind closed classroom […]
Mara’s life is normal. She lives in Ottawa, has a good government job, a handsome partner, a new baby boy, and everything appears fine on the surface. Appearances can be deceiving. A world premiere about sexual assault, political expediency, and the masks we wear to carry on as if everything is as it should be.
Brett and Drew are exhausted by living the life of their dreams in the big city. Opportunity knocks when Brett inherits a house in rural Ontario, prompting the decision to pack up, shift gears and open a B&B in a quaint little village. A heartwarming comedy about “being out” in small town Canada, skeletons in […]
Murder Mystery Ottawa – Saturday nights upstairs in the Showroom at The Prescott, 379 Preston Street, Ottawa Now playing: “The CodFather” – A gut-bustingly funny tribute to disorganized crime! An unforgettable show that puts the FUN back in funeral! & “Hari-Karaoke” The Killer comedy that HITS all the right notes! BigTime Murder Productions has been […]
A haunting play about three brides who share two things in common: they all married the same man, and they are all dead. Emerging from their clawfoot bathtubs, Bessie, Alice, and Margaret share evidence against a murderous man in a chilling ghost story that recounts the shocking crimes.
Beyography is the Beyoncé tribute dance class, where all the Naughty Girls and Baby Boys come to release their inner Divas. In this intensive, two-hour class you’ll learn the complete choreography to some of your favourite Beyoncé songs.
What’s a Fringe encore? A weekend double bill that milks the cow for shows THAT HAVE BEEN HIT AT FRINGE FESTIVALS, OTTAWA AND BEYOND. This year Ottawa Fringe will host two Fringe Encore weekends – October 5/6, 2018 & April 26/27, 2019. Each weekend will host two shows that have been a hit at any […]
Join us October 1st at Arts Court for our annual town hall! This is the best opportunity to hear about the past year at the Ottawa Fringe, learn our plans moving forward and give your feedback.
Join Ottawa’s Movers and Shakers on September 27th as Emond Hardnen and Pinnacle present Broadway for Bruyere School of Rock Gala. This is Bruyère Foundation’s electrifying signature event built around the Thursday night performance of Broadway Across Canada’s smash hit – School of Rock the Musical at the NAC. VIP ticket holders will be dazzled by a multi-chef culinary experience […]
Orpheus Musical Theatre is having a costume sale!!!! Join us in Rice Hall at Orpheus House (17 Fairmont Avenue) on Saturday, September 22 for our costume, clothing, vintage clothing, fabric and jewelry sale! Lots of great items! Orpheus Musical Theatre 17 Fairmont Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 1X4
EVENTS LISTING INFO Event: I Come from the Valley! Tales and Times of Joan Finnigan When: Sunday, November 18 at 1:30 p.m. Where: The Bronson Centre, 211 Bronson Ave., Ottawa Price: $30, youth free What: An original musical based on Celtic music about the famous Ottawa-born writer Joan Finnigan Producer: Stone Fence Theatre Website: www.stonefence.ca […]
Skeleton Key is performing Swan River on Petrie Island September 14th-16th presented by the Shenkman Arts Centre! There are 6 performances with limited seating, so we recommend purchasing your tickets early to avoid disappointment (we sold out nearly our entire run of the show at the Ottawa Children’s Festival this past May!). You can purchase tickets here. ABOUT THE SHOW […]
Don’t miss Odyssey Theatre’s 33rd season of Theatre Under the Stars, featuring Lysistrata and the Temple of Gaia: Apocalyptus Interruptus, a world premiere of award-winning playwright David S. Craig’s new comedy. The play, which runs from July 26-August 26, 2018, is set 100 years in the future, and climate change has made the world inhospitable. […]
Bear & Co. tours Shakespeare’s exuberantly oddball masterpiece Cymbeline to Ottawa’s parks. Follow a pair of lovers as they react to the mad world around them in a 90-minute version of the play Shakespeare packed with every plot device he could think of: star-crossed lovers, a wicked stepmother, a befuddled king, a loyal servant, separated […]
60 minutes | Comedy, Solo | Mature Gerard Harris’s A Tension to Detail promises to be a play about stories, and it asks you to trust the tale but not its teller. The interesting thing about A Tension to Detail is that in just over an hour with the actor, I never once felt close to […]