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Famous People Players Dinner Theatre

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Address: 343 Evans Ave, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 416-532-1137
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This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows....

This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows. Famous People Players is renowned not just for the quality of its shows, but also for bringing out the creative potential in performers with disabilities. The price of the show includes a four-course dinner.

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Three grandparents and one 8 year old grandson had lunch and attend the show today. The serving staff were so polite and efficient they out did many regular restaurant servers... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Three grandparents and one 8 year old grandson had lunch and attend the show today. The serving staff were so polite and efficient they out did many regular restaurant servers. The meal was superb, chicken, salmon and one kids meal of chicken strips. The show was so entertaining, we all loved it. Then back to the dining room for dessert... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an experience. A play in the dark. Very talented actors, actresses. Conveniently located on Evans ave. Lots of free parking available. They do change the venue so best to call them ahead of time. I have been to this theatre 3 times and enjoyed each and every time. School age children and older population to seniors will be... More 

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Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you for supporting our Dinner Theatre. It is YOU that are the PEOPLE in the middle of our name that have allowed us to continue our 42 year history of Inspiring PEOPLE to Achieve More! More 

Oshawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Famous People Players Theatre amazing evening. My sister-in-law invited a group of family members to come and celebrate with her and my brother on their 50th Wedding Anniversary. This venue was a perfect place as no one in the group had been there before. We had a wonderful dinner, well prepared, good portions and served by caring staff. After the... More 

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Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We love having such Celebrations in a Place where Magic Happens. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my wife and 14 year old nephew to see Tree-menous for opening night, and we had so much fun! We arrived at 6:45 adn were seated immediately, and salad was on the table 10 min later. Dinner was excellent (the salmon was flaky and tender, and the steak was a nice medium), and we all enjoyed the Shirley... More 

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Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Extraordinairy - One of a Kind Dinner Theatre and a Canadian Treasure. We truly value your comments to enable us to stay on top of our game. We are a place Where Special Happens. With appreciation, Diane Dupuy More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were pleased to introduce our nephew to the magic at Famous People Player's Dinner & Theatre. He was enchanted by the whole experience and described it as "extraordinary". Quite the compliment from our 11 year old! Dinner was great and the dining room made us feel like VIP's. The show was stand-up fun as we sang along and laughed... More 

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Diane D, President & founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Thank YOU so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. You words brought tears to my eyes and reinforces the reasons we do what we do. Your pictures are terrific and I especially love the one of you and your nephew!!! More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Why can't I find out what is playing at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre in November. This website is very confusing to people who live outside Toronto and want to come to the theatre. I click on it and get all kinds of different theatres and shows at different places when all I want is the location I am clicking... More 

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Diane D, Director & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Hello. I am so sorry you are having difficulty with our website. We would love to entertain your group. You are more than welcome to call us at 1-888-453-3385. We would love to help you. We do have a lot of Red Hat Ladies book with us. You are better to call in and ask for Annie Campbell and get... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

What a great evening I had with my mom last night. The atmosphere, the food, the show, the staff, meeting this great and compassionate lady, Diane, founder of Famous People Players and the list goes on. We both felt magic in the air throughout the whole evening. The food was delicious, the ambiance, attention to details, meeting the staff and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

The nonstop entertainment of this fun and colourful show is further enhanced by the privilege of being able to meet the talented performers afterwards.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a wonderful time at Famous People Players last week! The food was great and was served by friendly, attentive wait staff. Best wait staff I've seen in any restaurant! The show was unlike anything I'd seen before. It was fun and beautifully done and the team did a fantastic job making sure everyone had a part to play.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Both the meal and the play were excellent!Three of us had salmon and it was fresh, flakey and quite a large piece. One person had steak and it was done perfectly.

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Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. Our customer satisfaction is very important to us. Have a Special Day! More 

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