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Lower Ossington Theatre

100 Ossington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Z4, Canada
+1 416-915-6747
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What a great show! Singing was great! Some comedy. Chairs were not so comfortable. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joy H
via mobile

I agree with the up close and personal description from other members. That is the benefit. Went to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Milton, Canada
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
100 Ossington Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Z4, Canada
+1 416-915-6747
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great show! Singing was great! Some comedy. Chairs were not so comfortable. Friendly staff. So many restaurants in the area. Seems like a great area to wander around for awhile.

Thank Joy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I agree with the up close and personal description from other members. That is the benefit. Went to see the dream girls and it was absolutely fantastic. The negative: The whole place is really dingy with the most uncomfortable seats i’ve ever experienced in any...More

Thank 3Linda3
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Up close and personal is best way to describe this theatre! Saw Dream Girls and was blown away by the Broadway caliber of cast and crew! Lower Ossington is a great spot for dinner before or after show- several great places to eat and drink...More

Thank thriftytraveler2011
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Went to see a good show (Dreamgirls) which was very well delivered by the cast, but, the temperature inside the theatre was bordering on uninhabitable. It was so cold my wife had to wear two jackets and after the show we spent the remainder of...More

Thank KHentges1
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to see The Wizard of Oz at this theater on a Friday night. The cost for the tickets was very reasonable and the show was much better than I expected. Well worth the money we spent. A few other things...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went to see the wizard of oz at this theatre and while the show was absolutely brilliant there are some things to be aware of. First there are no regular washrooms only gender neutral washrooms are provided. The seats are awful as they are just...More

Thank skybluekid1
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Visited this little theatre yesterday - excellent show! Staff were wonderful and welcoming, show was wonderful!

Thank junew16
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

On arrival, theatre was not open (within 1 hour of performance) , and door was open so people started waiting inside as it was raining, at the bottom of 2 flights of steps..eventually about 1/2hour prior to performance, staff arrived at top of stairs to...More

Thank nancy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We came to see Wizard of Oz when picking up our daughter at the airport. This is a very family friendly show to see. The theatre is very intimate & there is not a bad seat in the house (the seats aren't that comfortable but...More

1  Thank 319lauriw
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a great time in this intimate theater watching a great musical. The theater was smaller than I expected; small enough to miss from the road. However the tiny size did not hamper the fun. The actors were great, and the...More

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a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
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27 April 2017|
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Response from barbabelle00 | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus on Ossington that goes up to Bloor Street and stops outside of Ossignton subway station. The bus stop is very close to the theatre. The bus runs pretty frequently. Just make sure everyone gets a transfer so... More
Lisa F
27 March 2017|
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Response from Joseph P | Property representative |
Hello, ages 4+ are admitted. Many children attend and have no problem remaining seated and occupied for the length of the performance. Do keep in mind this is a full theatrical production. The first act is 1:15 and the... More
18 March 2017|
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Response from Joseph P | Property representative |
Shopping on Ossington includes brands like Tiger of Sweden, Gravity Pope, Reigning Champ, The Local (Lulu Lemon men's concept) Peace Collective, plus several local shops (Cry Wolf is always interesting) plus more than a few... More