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Famous People Players Dinner Theatre

343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
+1 416-532-1137
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Running Wild

What an amazing show! Well worth the 5 hour drive. Interacting with performers before and after the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
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Amazing light show!!

It's totally amazing when someone has a vision and passion. This venue is worth an extra trip... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
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This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows. Famous People Players is renowned not just for the quality of its shows, but also for bringing out the creative potential in performers with disabilities. The price of the show includes a four-course dinner.
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343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
Etobicoke
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

What an amazing show! Well worth the 5 hour drive. Interacting with performers before and after the show was a real treat. Dinner was delicious served in a well appointed dining room.

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

It's totally amazing when someone has a vision and passion. This venue is worth an extra trip. The dinner was lovely and the show was fun, entertaining. Fantastic!

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our group evening out starting with a very tasty dinner. The show, "Running Wild", was incredible. Very talented, "gifted" entertainers. This special evening ended with a delicious dessert served back in the dining room. It was agreed the evening was well worth the...More

Thank rdryan2016
Diane D, President & Founder. at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We are so happy that you thoroughly enjoyed your evening. We feel the happiness of our patrons. We will look forward to your return. Happy days until we meet again.

Reviewed 12 May 2017

It is amazing how fantastic, confident and amazing this group is and the service was great. The food was excellent, the attention to detail and customer service was exceptional. Highly recommend anyone and any age to go see and experience the food and performance.

Thank Dee J
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to respond. The fact that our venue crosses all ages makes us perfect family entertainment. We do get a lot of extended families for this reason. We hope to meet you again. With appreciation for your support.

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We attended the Running Wild Production with my daughters theatre group of tweens/teens and a selection of adults. Our visit included an introduction with the founder Diane Dupuy, lunch, the show, and then a short workshop. Diane's story was heartwarming and informative, giving the audience...More

Thank Shelly K
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

You left us speechless and humbled by your beautiful review. We have posted your review in the dressing room for all the players to see. Thank you so much. You are Where Special Happens!

Reviewed 8 May 2017

The food and service were excellent. The show is very entertaining and very professional. I would highly recommend this theatre to anyone.

Thank DLS7
Diane D, President & Founder. at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words. From Broadway, to Radio City Music Hall and around the World – we are so proud that FPP is Where Special Happens!”

Reviewed 7 May 2017

The food was good and the service was great. The show was very entertaining and a lot of fun. Would love to come again and see a new show.

Thank Cara P
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We will look forward to seeing you again. We are all excited about the new show 'Made In Canada' coming soon, June - October , celebrating our Sesquicentennial! I wish you Happy Days.

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Highly recommend this lovely dinner theatre. I went with 17 friends and everyone of us enjoyed the delicious meal. The show, Running Wild, was very entertaining and had the audience clapping and dancing in their seats. The performers were fantastic, some of whom were also...More

Thank Pauline B
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

What a wonderful review. Thank you so much. We will look forward to your return. We are all excited about the upcoming 'Made In Canada' show celebrating our 150th Birthday.

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is an all ages dinner theatre.Excellent learning experience if you are not familiar with the concept.All the staff and performers are mentally challenged. Dinner was excellent with pre dinner drinks and entertainment . The show and the performers were excellent. We saw the rock...More

Thank Mills75
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is a venue that I have wanted to visit for a few years. And it met all my expectations and more! The meal which consisted of chicken was wonderful. The only thing is that I wasnt aware of was there were more options as...More

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Diane D, President & founder. at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We are so happy you shared your Special Occasion with us. We love how the high school students always have such a good time and interact so well with our Players. Not only are the puppets large, but they are also very heavy. Watch the...More

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poppadoug
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you so much for your interest. For a delicious 3 course lunch or dinner and show: You are best to call in and ask for a Family Package. 2 AD 1 CH = $153.00 + HST = $172.89 1 Student = $62.00 + HST = $70.06... More
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Totally Accessible. My mother is 101 years old still working and would love to meet your mother. Please let me know when you are coming. We will put out the red carpet. We are a Place Where Special Happens and your mother... More
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