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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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Excellent show

I just emigrated to Toronto from the States. This is why I love FPP--their Made in Canada show... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
ValerieC159255
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Toronto, Canada
School trip from US - excellent perspective

Brought a group of students from Chicago while visiting Toronto. Excellent introduction to a unique... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
ahc1985
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Chicago, Illinois
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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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  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
Etobicoke
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

I just emigrated to Toronto from the States. This is why I love FPP--their Made in Canada show touches your heart.

Thank ValerieC159255
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

We invite everyone to come and see this magnificent show celebrating our Sesquicentennial. Thank you for coming to Famous PEOPLE Players.

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Brought a group of students from Chicago while visiting Toronto. Excellent introduction to a unique art form, and the power and potential of social entrepreneurship. Thank you for making change in the world through art!More

Thank ahc1985
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

We are so happy you had a wonderful time. We love our student groups. Also, it was my idea that everyone has a creative core inside themselves. The message I hope students walk away with is to know that we all have a disAbility and...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Everybody talks about Famous PEOPLE Players at our university in Hong Kong. I see why - it was AMAZING. The food is delicious, the staffs are friendly and always smile. Also, the show is really interesting. The environment is really good and clear. I like...More

Thank Peggy Y
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Thank you Toronto for giving us Famous PEOPLE Players. I am a student from Hong Kong ,having the chance to be involve in FPP for an internship, it was the best of everything I experenced. The show made in Canada was beautiful.The place was beautiful...More

Thank SiuChing C
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Famous People Players is a creative , fun, and inspirational black light puppet troupe. My favorite part of their newest show MADE IN CANADA , THE MUSICAL was a larger than life puppet getting her groove on to Shania Twain's " I Feel Like...More

Thank stephanierkelly
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to respond. It is always FUN to hear people's favourite part of the show. Made in Canada is receiving great reviews and we are so happy your enjoyed the show.

Reviewed 4 June 2017

I enjoyed the dinner and was captivated by the cast of the Famous People Players. I was mesmerized by the actors cloaked in black and using their acting skills to convey wonderful stories. The Famous People Players Dinner Theatre truly captures all that is best...More

Thank TravellingB2014
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you so much. You must be a very artistic person yourself. Our shows are great Family Entertainment for Pure Enjoyment. However, it is Special to hear all the different feelings people experience from our shows. With much appreciation. Diane

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Our junior/intermediate students, along with their parents and teachers had an extraordinary experience at Famous People Players. Diane Dupuy and her whole staff went out of their way to accommodate our diverse group. Diane and her mother Mary took the time to personally make our...More

Thank tgillings2017
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. It is my life's mission to achieve inclusion for everyone. We all have a disABILITY. We pride ourselves on being one big happy family and that includes YOU! We do consider...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Took visitors from USA and we were all amazed at how great the whole experience was. NO one should miss this. Food & service was wonderful. I cannot say enough good things about it. Will definitely visit again and bring other people.Cher R

Thank Cher R
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and support. It is our patrons who allow us to keep doing what we do. Reviews like this make it all worthwhile. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I had heard that the show wowed audiences for years. I finally went to see what it was all about. I was touched and thrilled and up on my feet shouting bravo!! Make sure you go see it and be inspired. It was pure joy.

Thank Bri M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We finished our evening feeling inspired, entertained and satisfied. The food was very good and the performers did an amazing job. Diane Dupuy's speech at the beginning was inspirational.

Thank Mary M
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Etobicoke
Etobicoke is a relaxed area along the Humber River.
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and lakes makes it a typical spot for fishing,
picnicking, and camping out, especially in warmer
months. The peaceful area is also enjoyed by families,
who appreciate its boardwalks and sports facilities.
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Rodney401
9 April 2017|
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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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poppadoug
28 January 2017|
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
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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CatherineT73
24 December 2016|
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
The children are able to have what is on the regular menu: Cornish Hen (or some form of Chicken), Salmon or Vegetarian - Saturday night is AAA Top Sirloin Steak in place of the Cornish Hen. The children may have the above... More
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