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Amazing puppeteers

The show brought back memories of Sammy Davis Junior. Charlie and Willie Wonka were very good but... read more

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aileencarter
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Toronto, Canada
An excellent venue with top shows and excellent customer service.

If you are travelling to Toronto and enjoy the theatre, Mirvish productions website is the place to... read more

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BobStellick
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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...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

The show brought back memories of Sammy Davis Junior. Charlie and Willie Wonka were very good but those Oompa Loompas stole the show.Had a great evening.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aileencarter
Reviewed yesterday

If you are travelling to Toronto and enjoy the theatre, Mirvish productions website is the place to check out what's playing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BobStellick
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The theatre is gorgeous and the beverages and snacks are extremely fair in price. Staff are helpful and friendly. I love this theatre 😊

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised on how much I enjoyed this production. Super clever production brought to life by a very talented cast . “Charlie Bucket” was spectacular.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dian N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Choose a seat that works for you - I prefer being by the aisle. That's a choice to make wherever you go. Very classy and comfortable venue. Staff are very professional and helpful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jayson P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A meaningful and sentimental visit as I played Charlie myself at age 10. We saw a Saturday matinee, so if noise or childish chatter bothers you, skip this time slot. Otherwise, an enjoyable and clever production. Funny, upbeat and a little sassy. I got choked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MelMcMillan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to see an American in Paris. The seats had a good view but not enough leg room. By the second half I was in such pain I could hardly watch the show. For the price of the tickets you would think the seats...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The visual creativity that went into producing this stage performance was outstanding. The play puts you in the chocolate factory and smiling for days. I went with my husband and two teenagers. I was shocked to see my teenagers laughing and captivated by the performance....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JFPO18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The musical was amazing - the acting, dancing, singing, sets, lighting, special effects - all of it. A great experience as always at Mirvish theatre productions.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andy V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great theatre - amazing show!! Just disappointed with the snack bar. I have a child with a nut allergy and there was absolutely nothing for them.

Date of experience: November 2018
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OnAir745131
22 November 2018|
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Right at the threatre arrive early
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If you're in Row AAA, you have an unobstructed view of the stage and the actors on it. If you want to feel as a spectator that you're a part of the performance, this is as close as you'll get. I loved being able to see the... More
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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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