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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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strictly ballroom was amazing!!

loved the show, the costumes, the singing and especially the dancing. the story line was a very... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Diane P
Sudbury, Canada
Great show!

We really enjoyed the performance. All the actors were strong dancers and had beautiful voices. It... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Caroline P
Burlington, Canada
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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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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
284 King St W | Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J2, Canada
Downtown West
+1 800-461-3333
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

loved the show, the costumes, the singing and especially the dancing. the story line was a very nice love story.

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We really enjoyed the performance. All the actors were strong dancers and had beautiful voices. It makes you want to take up ballroom dancing!

Thank Caroline P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It was renovated and is a very beautiful theatre with a balcony. Great theatre with wonderful unique restaurants around it. We did a dinner and theatre package and had a wonderful dinner at Fred's Not Here. Three course meal and they got us out on...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We saw Strictly Ballroom and it was fantastic. We were in the Third row from the stage and really enjoyed the whole show. Costumes were great, choreography thrilling and the music amazing. The Princess of Wales Theatre has great views and acoustics no matter where...More

Thank kes1902
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Mega thanks to the cast and crew of Strictly Ballroom. The entire cast dance and sang their hearts out. The music was lovely and oh my those wonderful costumes. We had a brilliant afternoon and were left with an amazing memory.

Thank phoenixwatcher1
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is a beautiful, grand theater located in the entertainment district of Toronto. Seats are comfortable and clean. Atmosphere is elegant. We had a wonderful time.

Thank Rameen M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Went to see strictly ballroom with my mother and her boyfriend thinking there would be some dancing. Not one single full dance and lots of musical singing. Very disappointed. The marketing for this show was very misleading . Would never have gone had I known...More

Thank Huguette L
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Great cast and lots of fun. Was disappointed that the finale did not actually have a paso since the scene with Fran's father was the best. Princess of Wales Theatre is wonderful. Very comfortable and good view wherever you sit. Have seen a few shows...More

Thank Debi D
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Went to see Strictly Ballroom tonight. We arrived at about 7.40pm. I gave my mother her tickets and went to the washroom. When I got to the seats she was not there. I waited and walked around to another entrance but she was not there....More

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 1 June 2017

play has some uplifting music, great dancing , a message for all A fun afternoon some audience participation make sure when you plan to come you come early as lots of construction and pother events in TO Traffic can really be awful

Thank Rileytoronto
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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23 May 2017|
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Response from gtgal52 | Reviewed this property |
yes you can wear running shoes
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30 March 2017|
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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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20 March 2017|
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Response from Emmy01 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is in City lots - best way? park at a subway station and take the subway - so much easier and stress free - 2 block walk from the St. Andrew (King St W) subway station