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Princess of Wales Theatre

284 King St W | Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J2, Canada
+1 800-461-3333
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Really enjoyed this creatively presented story. Cast did an outstanding job.

Felt transfixed by a teleporter in between a time and space when crowds would watch storytellers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John G
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Toronto, Canada
Excellent Theatre

As part of Mirvish subscription we saw Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hollie T
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The Princess of Wales Theatre is a 2000-seat playhouse built by the father and son producing team of David and Ed Mirvish, just a block away from their historic Royal Alexandra Theatre. The Princess of Wales is the first privately owned and financed theatre built in Canada since 1907 - and the first anywhere in North America in over 30 years. Construction began on August 6, 1991, and the building opened to the public with the musical Miss Saigon on May 26, 1993.The theatre was built with maximum flexibility in mind. Its stage is one of the widest and deepest in North America - large enough to accommodate the most spectacular theatrical productions - and its technical facilities are state-of-the-art.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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284 King St W | Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J2, Canada
Downtown West
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Felt transfixed by a teleporter in between a time and space when crowds would watch storytellers project with their own voices in an intimate setting, and current high-tech unobtrusive equipment making mind-bending A/V impacts on our experience. See whatever you can here, you'll love shows...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of Mirvish subscription we saw Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. Excellent production in an excellent very comfortable theatre. Mirvish subscription is such great value. We are so fortunate in Toronto.

Thank Hollie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic, high energy and unique production of a heartwarming book! My adult children and I had read the book and wondered how it could become a play. We were all thrilled and entertained by it!

Thank sandy7811
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Princess of Wales to see The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-time. What a superb production of an unusual play in the usual great theatre surroundings!

Thank 5Speed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this theatre many times in the past as a yearly family tradition. My favourite plays we saw were Mamma Mia! and The Phantom of the Opera. This venue is expensive to attend but is beautiful and clean inside. The effect they...More

Thank juliashantz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The "Curious incident of the Dog in the night-time" was a wonderful show, I took my 12 year old daughter there and we had a blast. I didn't use any of the facilities beyond seeing the show, over all a great venue.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing "Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime" at the Princess of Wales Theatre was totally enjoyable with a great show, comfortable seats, good visibility from the balcony, great parking at a good price and very pleasant staff throughout.

Thank Donald P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have attended this theatre since opening, many great shows with views. Some seat starting to show wear but most still comfortable

Thank worldtraveller13341
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was highly entertained by the curious incident of the dog in the night at the Princess of Wales Theatre. The play was creative and a sensory experience through the eyes of an Autistic Boy. Highly recommend!! The theatre itself is nicely appointed, comfortable seating and...More

Thank TeamSlip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw "Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime" on November 1. This was a very interesting and enjoyable adaption to the stage of a best-selling book. It was one of many great productions, both local and touring, that Mirvish brings to Toronto using...More

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Response from Christine L | Reviewed this property |
The third tier, if you can get seats at the front of it shouldn't be too bad, but I think it might also depend on the interest in the show as well as their ages. I generally sit in the first couple of rows in the second... More
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yes you can wear running shoes
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Response from doreenbrad | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember, there is just popcorn, candy and icecream bars sold. We have taken in snacks because of the childrens allergies and there never has been a problem.
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