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Solar Stage 2014-2015 Season

Solar Stage is pleased to present our 20th season of Children's Theatre!

The list to the right is our remaining shows in our 2014-2015 season. Our 2015-2016 season will be announced soon!

Information on upcoming classes can be found by scrolling down the page.

If you are interested in booking a birthday party for one of our shows or would like to book a school performance, please call our box office at 416-368-8031 and leave a message as those options are only available by speaking to someone in the office.

Solar Stage is a registered charitable organization, with professionally audited statements annually and receives funding and support from the Ontario Arts Council Endowment Fund.

Theatre classes at Solar Stage!

Solar Stage will be offering classes for kids starting in April. Registration takes place over the phone through our box office - 416-368-8031.

Story Making - Ages 3 & 4

10 Weeks. $200

Tuesdays 10:30am-11:30am

April 7 - June 9

Come explore stories with us. We'll look at your favourites, share some of ours and even make up some new ones. We'll play drama games and bring imaginary worlds to life, learning together what good stories are made of.

Exploring Theatre Arts - Ages 6,7 & 8

10 Weeks - $200

Fridays 4:30pm-5:30pm

April 10 - June 12

We will explore what theatre can be and how it's made. We will create an original show using our bodies, voices, ideas, imaginations (and some costumes and props too). Come see what's behind the curtain and how the magic of theatre is created by making some yourself. This course will culminate with a performance for family and friends in the Solar Stage theatre space.

Shakespeare is Boffo! - Ages 9 - 11

10 Weeks - $250

Fridays 6pm-7:30pm

April 10 - June 12

Boffo means success and boffer weapons are soft swords used in live action role playing; take a soft sword in your hand and enjoy this unique and active approach to learning about Shakespeare through his fight scenes. Great fun, great exercise, and great learning. There will be plenty of extra physical games (and a little arts & crafts too).

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Solar Stage Children's Theatre
4950 Yonge Street, Box 115, The Madison Centre
Toronto, Ontario, M2N 6K1
416-368-8031 • solarstage@bellnet.ca


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The Shows

Memorable Munsch

(Play) Ages 3 - 10

Adapted by Bill Martyn & M. John Kennedy; Featuring David Robert Leslie, Hayley Matheson, Kellen McRae, Meagan Tuck Yaksich; Director: Dahlia Katz & M. John Kennedy, Stage Managers: Ada Aguilar, Sarah Johnston

We bring back our traditional and very popular series of Munsch stories presented in skillful and comic Solar Stage fashion. Based on the books “Alligator Baby”, “Andrew's Loose Tooth”, “Just One Goal!”, and “Put Me in a Book!” Text by Robert Munsch and illustrations by Michael Martchenko. All rights reserved. Published by Scholastic Canada Ltd.

Dates: Mar 21, 22, 28, 29, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm
Please note special times!
March Break: (Mar 16, 17, 18, 19, 20) 10:30am, 12:30pm & 3:30pm
Please Note: We have a special adults-only version of Memorable Munsch on Thursday, April 2 at 8pm.

Snow White

(Interactive Play) Ages 4+

By DuffleBag Theatre

The Nearly World Famous DuffleBag Theatre is back with another classic. Join us for some interactive storytelling - DuffleBag style!
Website

Dates: Apr 4 & 5, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

Rocketbaby

(Play) Ages 3 - 8

By The Arts Engine

In space, no one can hear you giggle. When Dylan and Ruth receive a mysterious toy they embark on a gravity-defying journey to the moon and beyond. Can they find a way to make it back home? Will they be the same when they return?
Website

Dates: Apr 11, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

The Schoolyard Carmen

(Opera for Children) Ages 4 - 10

By Shoestring Opera

In this age-appropriate adaptation of the famous opera, Carmen is a feisty newcomer. When the “coolest kid in school” tries to bully her, she stands up to him. Set to Bizet's bewitching, infectious music, Carmen's flamenco dancing and the action-packed story are not to be missed!
Website

Dates: Apr 12, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

Please Note:The 2pm show is over half sold.

The Spectacular Seas

(Blacklight Puppet Show) Ages 4+

By Puppets to Go

Puppets to Go takes us beneath the waves to reveal why the oceans, along with the exotic creatures that inhabit them, must be protected.
Please note: the theatre will be quite dark at times as this show takes place under the ocean (with the aid of blacklights).
Website

Dates: Apr 18 & 19, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

Elly's Emotions

(Play) Ages 6+

By Daley Productions

Elly's got a huge imagination and that makes her different. Elly might try to be like everyone else but her original side always seems to get the better of her. Is “being normal” really all it's cracked up to be? Solar Stage is proud to present this big hit from The 2014 Kids Fringe Festival.

Dates: Apr 25 & 26, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

Beauty and the Geek

(Musical Play) Ages 3 - 10

By Nicholas Terpstra

Beauty and the Geek. Tale as old as...wait a minute! The classic tale gets a modern makeover. Will Beauty see past the Geek's nerdy ways and care about him for who he truly is? The story is full of delights for even the youngest audiences (and there's no scary Beast).

Dates: May 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 & 24, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

Bugs, Bugs, Bugs!

(Musical Puppet Show) Ages 3 - 8

By Soli & Rob Productions

Soli tries to help Rob overcome his fear of creepy-crawly insects. Can she do it before her friends the “Bungalow Bugs” come over to visit? Find out, in this musical sing-along about the insect world.
Website

Dates: May 30 & 31, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm

The Little Mermaid

(Musical Play) Ages 3 - 10

Adapted by Derek Genova

In this new spin on the classic Hans Christian Anderson tale Mermaid Princess Coral feels like no one listens to her so she gives up her voice and her mermaid tail for legs. Handsome Prince Hans feels like his deaf sister Helen needs him to take care of her but Helen is the only one strong enough to help Hans and Coral declare their love for each other and defeat the evil witch Crabella.

Dates: Jun 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 & 21, 2015
Times: 11am & 2pm