Portland St. Toronto (one block
east of Bathurst, south of King)
reservations, see each show's details.
15 to October 9 2005 (Main)
Affairs of Anatol
October 27 to November 13, 2005 (Main)e-DENTITY: on-line, being yourself isn't exactly required Theatre Gargantua's next phase of this new work, written by Michael Spence, conceived by Jacquie P.A. Thomas. Five performers survey a culture of chat rooms, blogs, and internet relationships: integrating text, movement, original music, live-internet webcasting, on-line chat. Wed to Sat at 8 pm. Sundays at 2:30. Tickets $25 - $18.Call 416-260-4660 for this show only, or book online at TOTIx.
November 9 to December 3, 2005 (Alternative) Market of Tales, a theatrical evening of African-based story, song, dance and music, created by the AfriCan Theatre Ensemble under the direction of Ronald Weihs. The delight of last year's African Soirée now in a full production.Tues to Sat at 8 pm $20, $15 students seniors, Sunday galas (Nov 13, 20, 27) at 4 pm $25. Cal 416-408-1146 or book online at TOTIx
November 18 to December 11, 2005 (Main) The Amorous Servant
by Carlo Goldoni (1752). Pleiades Theatre presents the English-language world première of this delightful classic Italian comedy, in period costume. Translated and directed by John Van Burek. The Amorous Servant tells the story of Corallina, a beautiful young maid caught in that confusing middle ground between devotion and attraction. Tues-Sat at 8 pm, Sun at 2:30. Reservations TicketKing 416-872-1212
January 26 to February 19, 2006 (Main) The Gambler, a new play by Ronald Weihs, based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky and the true story behind the novel. Directed by Molly Thom. For the thrill of the game and the love of one woman, Dostoevsky risked everything. Starring: David Ferry, Irene Poole, Karl Pruner, with Brett Christopher, Claire Jenkins & special guest star Jennifer Phipps. Tues-Sat at 8 pm, Sat & Sun at 2 pm. Reservations TicketKing 416-872-1212
The final show at Artword! Artword closes at the end of February to make way for a condo development.
How to get tickets:
reservations as noted for each show