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Main Stage Theatre

Ehsan Khajeh Amiri Live in Concert

Main Stage Theatre

April 19, 2014

Presented by Persia Film

Ehsan Khajeh Amiri is one of the most popular singers among the Persian comminity. After years of waiting, fans will be able to see him perform live in Toronto. For more information, visit the facebook event page. 

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Macbeth

Main Stage Theatre

From April 24, 2014 - April 30, 2014

Presented by The Classical Theatre Project

In this brand new production, director Charles Roy examines Macbeth through the lens of modern military regimes. In Macbeth, so much is left unsaid. Is Lady Macbeth evil? Are Macbeth’s visions real (engineered by the witches) or is he hallucinating? Each director that tackles Macbeth must make these decisions, and make them clear to the audience through staging. Our ensemble cast has worked together to create a ...

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Moein Live in Concert

Main Stage Theatre

April 26, 2014

Presented by Star Nation

Moein is an Iranian singer known for his love songs. He is one of the greatest Iranian singers of all time, and has recorded more than one hundred songs. He has also performed sell out concerts in prestigious venues in many countries.

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Hamlet

Main Stage Theatre

From May 1, 2014 - May 6, 2014

Presented by The Classical Theatre Project

Elsinore is a dark and claustrophobic home for Prince Hamlet in this film-noir inspired production. Arguably the greatest piece of drama in the Western canon, Hamlet explores the depths of human nature, following characters propelled inexorably to tragic ends. When adapting the play at CTP, we like to remember that Hamlet doesn’t have to be a prince. At heart, he is simply a young man who has lost his father, is ...

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Persian Beauty Awards

Main Stage Theatre

May 10, 2014

Persian Beauty Awards 2014 will be a spectacle event with live performances, and participation of Dignities, VIP guests and celebrity judges. The contestants will showcase their talent and beauty and will compete. The artistic section will include; fashion cat walk, percussion show, violin show, and Brazilian group dance. Sami Beigi, one of the most famous and hot Persian singers and his band will also perform live.

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Rastak Group

Main Stage Theatre

May 24, 2014

Rastak a new ensemble for contemporary Persian folk music was formed as an experimental music group in 1997. The group seeks to collect record and interpret traditional Persian folk music for a global audience, incorporating language, culture and history also merging traditional instruments and forms with contemporary rhythms. The musicians who comprise Rastak have graduated from the best universities in Iran and ...

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Freedom of Dance

Main Stage Theatre

From May 30, 2014 - May 31, 2014

Presented by Bayview School of Ballet

Allow us to take you on a magical journey called “Freedom of Dance.” Act I, “The Snow Queen,” is based on a famous fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen (1805–1875). The tale was first published 21 December, 1844, in New Fairy Tales. The story centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a boy and girl, Kai and Gerda. This is one of Andersen's longest and most celebrated stories. It is ...

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Eugene Onegin

Main Stage Theatre

June 10, 2014

Presented by The Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of Russia

NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE! Directed by: Rimas Tuminas “Anyone who saw the Vakhtangov [Theatre]…will know they are a first-rate troupe.” – The Guardian, London "A stunning, breathtaking, wise and humorous rethinking of Alexander Pushkin's great verse novel that gave us glimpses behind the scenes and between the lines." - The Moscow Times, By John Freedman A first Canadian appearance by the ...

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“Anyone who saw the Vakhtangov [Theatre]…will know they are a first-rate troupe.”
– The Guardian, London

"A stunning, breathtaking, wise and humorous rethinking of Alexander Pushkin's great verse novel that gave us glimpses behind the scenes and between the lines."
- The Moscow Times, By John Freedman