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Toronto Centre for the Arts

North York
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Address: 5040 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M2N 6R8, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 416-733-9388
11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 18:00

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A great venue audio & visually satisfying!

This art centre is conveniently located at the heart of North York. You may just zoom by and easily missed it. Pay parking locating behind the building. Easy access also by... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Emily K
Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This art centre is conveniently located at the heart of North York. You may just zoom by and easily missed it. Pay parking locating behind the building. Easy access also by subway. There are a few large rooms in the building; the main theatre is great. We had Tafelmusik: A Bach Tapestry on Valentine's Day. Great orchestra, fantastic venue! There... More 

Thank Emily K
Toronto, Ontario
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This place has at least four theatres, a gallery, three bars, lots of spaces and the two main theatres are beautiful though George Westin is the best or my favourite with over 900 seats. Right on the subway line or there's underground parking for your connivence.

Thank michaelq347
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

My wife and I were recently invited to attend a performance in the Greenwin Theatre titled The Model Room. The cast includes Mr Eric Peterson best known for his role as Oscar on the hit comedy series Corner Gas. We had really great seats 2nd row centre stage. But any seat in the house is a good one as this... More 

Thank pilot172
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115 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

The Toronto Centre for the Arts has four stages which have hosted world class shows, both large and small performances. It is located in the Northern part of Toronto at 5040 Yonge St. It is easily accessible by public transportation and is close to major highways. If driving, there is parking beneath the TCA. I found it quite convenient visiting... More 

Thank HelenNoel23
Toronto, Canada
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133 reviews
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

This venue is the home of the Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company whose productions are consistently top notch.

Thank simonr652014
Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

A great venue without the challenges of going downtown and with a good range of Acts suited to one of three auditoriums. What's playing can be hit or miss. Best to go with known artists and plays.

Thank 121Ann
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128 reviews
37 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 May 2013

We saw, "I Love you,Your Perfect, Now Change" at The Toronto Centre for the Arts. Very good play!! Well worth your time. The cast is talented and entertaining. Catch it before it is over on June 6th, 2013. Intimate venue, all good seats.

1 Thank sand369
Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 22 February 2013

Went to Legends of China show on Feb 9, 2013. An amazing show of traditional Chinese instruments apart from the cellos, arranged with both western and Chinese orchestration. The facility is excellent, great acoustics and views were excellent with easy access in and out of the theatre, Underground parking is available at reasonable rates $6 compared to downtown Toronto which... More 

2 Thank Mike C
Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 29 December 2012

The accoustics of the small concert hall would make even me sound like a professional pianist. And any seat is a good seat for sight & sound. The Main Theatre stages large production shows. The seating is pretty good. However, there are some seats on the side aisles where the stage is half-blocked by someone in the row in front... More 

Thank Carolyn P
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113 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Toronto Centre of Arts is for the Artist in you and others. Beautiful place to visit and see all about the history of arts. I enjoyed my visit there with my friends. Lots to see and do. You need at least 2 hours there to appreciate everything.

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