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Famous People Players Dinner Theatre

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Address: 343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
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+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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A very interesting evening, hightly recommended

Never felt so good supporting a good cause. A great quality show. Support staff is highly motivated and you can feel they really enjoy their work

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Mississauga, Canada
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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Never felt so good supporting a good cause. A great quality show. Support staff is highly motivated and you can feel they really enjoy their work

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Dinner a 3 course menu was included although limited in choices. Steak or salmon or vegetarian. We had the steak and salmon. Both were very good. Then before a lovely piece of cake and coffee are served your taken into the theatre. They explain how it works and that almost everyone involved from the kitchen to servers to performers are... 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 post your wonderful review. It is PEOPLE like you who make the Famous and Players possible. We rely on our Dinner Theatre ticket sales to support our Exceptional Achievement and Educational Programs. We hope to see you again. With appreciation. More 

Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have intended to see a production here for some time --scheduling family is always tricky My teenage granddaughter and I finally went. What an amazing afternoon! The lunch was very good -- limited pre ordered choices, but tastefully presented. I had the salmon -- it was perfect! My granddaughter had the chicken and it was also very good. 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 submit a review. We will look forward to meeting you again. Our upcoming 2 shows are Running Wild and Made in Canada (Celebrating our Sesquicentennial) Enjoy your day. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have known about this theatre company for quite some time, trying to coordinate schedules was a challenge.. Decided to make it part of our holiday celebrations and so happy we did.. We chose to do a lunch performance. The meal was enjoyed by all, ages ranging from 10-67, and the performance kept even the skeptical teenager spellbound . We... More 

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

Thank you so much for your comments. It excites us when we captivate the skeptical teenagers. We have an amazing Student Co-operative program and as well students can earn their High School Community hours at Famous PEOPLE Players. Many of our staff have come through our Educational Programs. Happy New Year from all of us at Famous PEOPLE Players. More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a nice way to enjoy an afternoon......the performers/staff were certainly enjoying their "work"! All dedicated to making Famous People Players a must see attraction! No cameras allowed during the performance. It is the second time we have taken in a FPP production and the Christmas show is special!! We highly recommend that you add it to your "Bucket List"!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

we had dinner last week as part of our Christmas meeting (from the office) and it was marvelous! the dinner is not top notch but the food was Good! salmon and chicken . its so nice to feel that you are helping all this kiddos with disabilities to do something in life! and then the show was really good, fun!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

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

Thank you for your kind words. Famous PEOPLE Players - The Power of Santa Claus. More 

MISSISSAUGA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

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 15 November 2016

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 7 November 2016

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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