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Artword's Guide to What's On in Toronto

Theatre Listings & Reviews
Other Cultural listings

More Guide:
What's On sources
Performance Venues (& map)
Theatre Companies
Film/ Video

Information compiled by Judith Sandiford 

Artword's own listing service, ArtwordList (, posting events listings as received by the artists, sortable by date and category

Classical 96.3 FM Toronto Guide arts events (theatre listings) also features performance arts reviews by Paula Citron
Eye Weekly (each Thursday) has
theatre, comedy and dance listings, and reviews.
NOW Magazine (each Thursday) click on "Listings" tab, scroll down to "Culture Listings" for weekly theatre, dance listings.
Scene Changes by Jeniva Berger provides reviews and previews of theatre activity in Toronto, updated weekly.
Stage and Page: reviews by Keith Garebian of theatre, dance, opera, books.
Stage Door, a project of Toronto Downtown Bed & Breakfast, lists
theatres in Toronto and SW Ontario. Their playbill shows current productions.
Toronto Life magazine offers monthly
dance and theatre listings (on a 2-month lead).
Toronto Star,
A&E, look for Event Listings: What's On: Stage link for current Toronto theatre listings. listings for theatre in Toronto and area, as well as news, interviews, profiles of theatre artists, directors, playwrights and actors in Toronto. Current theatre listings by venue.
TorontoStage theatre calendar, part of their online theatre magazine with news, reviews and interviews, edited by Steve Berketo.

GoLiveTO has a searchable list of theatre, dance and opera events run by TAPA, with their ticketing service TOTix, online or at their Dundas Square booth, for advance tickets or same-day discounts.

Dance listings run by John Newton on his Rudolf_Nureyev Yahoo group (see link to receive and post).
Dance Umbrella of Ontario has a
calendar of dance events and a good newsletter.
Classical 96.3 FM
music events listing in their Toronto Guide.
Listserve of new experimental and improvised music:
Toronto Life's
classical music listings.
Wholenote Magazine (on-line version) lists music events monthly.

Art listings

Akimbo, Toronto-based, promotes contemporary visual art, video, new media and film with paid listings. See link to subscribe to email bulletins.

Slate Art Guide, an on-line version of their magazine of gallery listings.



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Live with Culture lists cultural events in Toronto, a collaboration between City of Toronto Culture Division and Toronto Arts Council Foundation for the Live With Culture campaign (Sept 05 to Dec 06) to raise awareness of Toronto’s cultural scene.

Toronto Arts Online is maintained by Toronto Arts Council Foundation, and is a partner website with Live With Culture All events added to Toronto Arts Online will be posted on the Live With Culture website and vice versa., an events listing website,
Performing Arts listings, is run by Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC), a government agency partnering with tourism operators to showcase Ontario as a travel destination.

Canada Events Calendar provides live feed listings: here are Toronto events in the Concert, Performance, Theatre, Movie category and this is for Dance, Film and Literary events. runs a self-posted list of theatres in the Toronto area. updates
theatre listings, other events and calendar monthly, and documents the city of Toronto through digital panoramas.
What's On in Toronto is a listing on, a wide-ranging website run by Toronto-based Clair Sedore.