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Lovely place, horrible seating

The renovated premises are great, but they take a world championship for uncomfortable seats on the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Charles C
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Toronto, Canada
Is avant-garde your thing?

Have been long-time subscribers. Shows have branched out from the traditional plays to something a... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2016
NeilJ_88
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Toronto, Canada
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2 Nov 2017
“Lovely place, horrible seating”
23 Apr 2016
“Is avant-garde your thing?”
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The CanStage company performs an eclectic variety of Canadian and international plays. Recent productions include Urinetown, The Glass Menagerie, and the late Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carol Shield's Larry's Party. They perform at the St...more
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

The renovated premises are great, but they take a world championship for uncomfortable seats on the main floor. I'm 6' tall and my knees were hard against the seat in front of me, with zero space for my feet as well. "Rigor mortis" seriously undermined...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Have been long-time subscribers. Shows have branched out from the traditional plays to something a lot more "out there". Sometimes the formats completely blow your mind, and other times, you leave your head scratching and saying "what just happened?". Either way, you are likely to...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

A very interesting theatre company. About 1200 seats in the Bluma Appel, their mainstage, and every seat is a good one. Thought provoking theatre (not overblown musicals) and very well presented. Canstage also does outdoor theatre in High Park as a pay what you can...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Rob G
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Close to the distillery district and many other night spots, Berkeley st theater is a great night out in an intimate setting that is a great venue for those new to theater. Don't expect much time to get refreshments. a small bar serves a huge...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed 12 December 2011

Particularly enjoy the Berkeley Theatre, since the limited seating provides an intimate setting. The productions over the last couple of years tend to be mixed, with some shows quite good, others average, and yet others quite disappointing.

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