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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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easily the most amazing show I have seen

The performers kept you amazed from beginning to end. Felt like we were attending a show in las... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
glenycesarazin
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Sudbury, Canada
We went to see the Broadway Show Illusionists - it was awesome! The popcorn was a bit pricey but the show worth it.

Very nice theatre. Easy to get in, minimal lineup and very helpful staff. The food is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ildiko R
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Mississauga, 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 good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 1 week ago

The performers kept you amazed from beginning to end. Felt like we were attending a show in las vegas.

Thank glenycesarazin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice theatre. Easy to get in, minimal lineup and very helpful staff. The food is very expensive $4.50 for a small bag of popcorn, coat check is $2.50. The toilets were crowded. We couldn't find parking nearby. We ended up walking about 300-400 meters...More

Thank Ildiko R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The show the Illusionists was very good. The Trickster, Jeff Hobson was brilliant! We sat in the Dress Circle section, Row K, seats 26 & 27...AWESOME seats!

Thank Shelley L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend seeing this show. Our teenaged boys were truly mesmerized. All the acts were absolutely amazing. You will keep asking yourself that’s not possible even when you are seeing it yourself

Thank DCMobile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here several times and have never had a bad seat. Seats are comfortable and the ambiance is perfect.

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The theatre is amazing ! The workers are fantastic. My family have a wonder experienced ! Couldn't have been better

Thank leannoon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The show was great and the venue was outstanding. Anywhere you sit in the theatre you can see the stage perfectly

Thank Jacktor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an intimate theatre to watch plays, magic shows, etc. There is not a bad seat in the house. Lovely ambiance.

Thank PooHoosMom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Other than “how was that possible”, I was speechless. Loved the variety of magic, comedy, theatrical performance, ...

Thank irene858
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply outstanding. The theatre is always nice and well suited for these venues. We had exceptional seats (rows CC and DD) so the view and sound was amazing. The show was completely entertaining. So well done.

Thank Steve T
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2Steve8
26 October 2017|
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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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gckelly1563
23 May 2017|
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Response from gtgal52 | Reviewed this property |
yes you can wear running shoes
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Adit T
31 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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