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The Neverending Story at the Stratford Festival

The Neverending Story at the Stratford Festival

Go back to a simpler time, when you could escape harsh realities through a world of magic, during the Stratford Festival’s presentation of The Neverending Story. When you visit the Avon Theatre, from May 16 to November 3 (opening June 15) 2019, to watch as a young boy navigates the battle between the good and the Nothing, you’ll remember exactly what it felt like when you first experienced your favourite childhood stories. read more

Little Shop of Horrors at The Stratford Festival

Little Shop of Horrors at The Stratford Festival

See awesome special effects and unparalleled talent come together during The Stratford Festival’s production of Little Shop of Horrors. Travel alongside the Festival’s sublime cast and creative team to Skid Row where florist, Seymour Krelborn, gets his first shot at true love with a truly terrifying cannibalistic plant.

Love Quite Literally Hurts in This Hilarious Musical

Seymour is desperately in love with his cute co-worker, Audrey, but his shy nature is preventing him from making her swoon. However, his luck quickly changes when he discovers an exotic plant that results in his sky-rocketing success. While Seymour’s newfound fame and fortune may support his romantic endeavours, his mysterious new plant may have a mind (or an appetite) of its own. read more

Billy Elliot the Musical at the 2019 Stratford Festival

Billy Elliot the Musical at the 2019 Stratford Festival

It’s hard to imagine that such big dreams can grow within a failing mining town, but Billy Elliot the Musical at the Stratford Festival will prove that circumstance doesn’t define greatness. Fall in love with a boy who dares to dream (and dance!) despite the complex emotions he must overcome due to his town’s socioeconomic turmoil and personal family strife.

The Stratford Festival breathes new life into this time-tested musical that puts moves to some of the best-loved music of Elton John. So, if you want to see talent-with-heart shine onstage, book your tickets to Billy Elliot today and prepare for a dance-filled tomorrow. read more