Belleville Theatre Guild. The Last Five Years. Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown. Pinnacle Playhouse Theatre, 256 Pinnacle St., Belleville. 613-967-1442. $25; $22(sr); $10(st). Opens May 30, 8pm. Runs to Jun 16. Wed-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Brampton Music Theatre. Into the Woods Jr. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by James Lapine. Cyril Clark Library Theatre, 20 Loafers Lake Lane, Brampton. 905-874-2800. $20; $15(sr/st). Opens May 9, 7:30pm. Runs to May 11. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(4pm).

Canadian Opera Company. La bohème. Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$225. Opens Apr 17, 7:30pm. Runs to May 22. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Otello. Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Arrigo Boito. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$225. Opens Apr 27, 7:30pm. Runs to May 21. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: A Few of My Favourite Things. Artists of the COC; Liz Upchurch, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. May 7, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: 1001 Nights - Tales from the East. Works by composers inspired by Eastern themes or with text by Eastern poets. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. May 14, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Sea Variations. Canadian Art Song Project. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. May 22, 12pm.

Canadian Stage. I Swallowed a Moon Made of Iron. Created by Njo Kong Kie. Poetry by Xu Lizhi. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. canadianstage.com. $29-$59. Opens May 16. Runs to May 26. Times vary.

Civic Light Opera Company. Man of La Mancha. Music by Mitch Leigh, lyrics by Joe Darion, book by Dale Wasserman. Zion Cultural Centre, 1650 Finch Ave. E. 416-755-1717. $28. Opens Jun 5, 7pm. Runs to Jun 16. Wed(7pm), Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Clarkson Music Theatre. At the Movies. Eden United Church, 3051 Battleford Rd., Mississauga. 905-828-1933. $25. May 10, 7:30pm. Also May 11(2pm).

Cor Unum Ensemble. Dido & Belinda. OperaQ; Trinity College Chapel, U of T, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-371-6999. $20; $10(st/arts workers). May 4, 7:30pm. Also May 5.

Drayton Entertainment. Jack and the Beanstalk: The Panto. King’s Wharf Theatre, 97 Jury Dr., Penetanguishene. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Jun 5, 10:30am. Runs to Jun 22. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Drayton Entertainment. Annie. Music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, book by Thomas Meehan. Drayton Festival Theatre, 33 Wellington St. S., Drayton. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Jun 5, 2pm. Runs to Jun 30. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Drayton Entertainment. Thoroughly Modern Millie. Music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics by Dick Scanlan, book by Richard Morris and Dick Scanlan, based on the film. Huron County Playhouse, RR1, 70689 B Line, South Huron. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Jun 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Jun 22. Tues-Sat(2pm), Thurs/Sat(7:30pm). Note: extra show Jun 9, 2pm.

Drayton Entertainment. You’ll Get Used to It: The War Show. By Peter Colley. St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, 40 Benjamin Rd. E., Waterloo. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Jun 5, 2pm. Runs to Jun 22. Tues-Sat(2pm), Thurs/Sat(7:30pm). Note: extra show Jun 9, 2pm.

Grand Theatre. Cabaret. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Joe Masteroff, based on the novel. Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St., London. 519-672-8800. $50-$55. Opens Apr 9, 7:30pm. Runs to May 11. Tues-Thurs(7:30pm), Wed(1pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Grand Theatre. Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson. Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St., London. 519-672-8800. $56-$86. Opens Apr 23, 7:30pm. Runs to May 11. Tues-Thurs(7:30pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company. Knishes ‘n Grits. By Thom Allison and Micah Barnes. Greenwin Theatre, Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 416-932-9995. $28 and up. Opens May 21, 8pm. Runs to Jun 2. Mon-Thurs/Sat(8pm), Wed(1pm), Sun(2pm).

I Furiosi Baroque Ensemble. I Furiosi: The Opera. A pastiche Baroque opera. Music by Stephanie Martin, libretto by Craig Martin. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. ifuriosi.com. $25; $15(sr/st/underemployed). May 17, 8pm.

Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Toronto. Vesuvius Ensemble: The Plucking Opera. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-356-5016. $30; free(child). May 31, 8pm.

Jewish Music Week in Toronto. From Broadway to the Met. Beth Tikvah Synagogue, 3080 Bayview Ave. 416-221-3433. $40/$36(adv). May 27, 7:30pm.

Kempenfelt Community Players. The Wedding Singer. Music by Matthew Sklar, lyrics by Chad Beguelin, book by Chad Beguelin and Tim Herlihy, based on the film. Ferndale Banquet Hall, 24 Ferndale Industrial Dr., Barrie. 705-739-4228. $25; $20(sr/st). Opens May 8, 8pm. Runs to May 12. Wed-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. 9 to 5, The Musical. Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, book by Patricia Resnick, based on the film. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $59.50-$69.50. Opens Mar 14, 7:30pm. Runs to May 26. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(3:30pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Mary Poppins. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst St. 1-888-324-6282. $54.99-$64.99. Opens Apr 5, 7:30pm. Runs to May 12. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30pm), Sun(12pm,4pm).

Mirvish. Come From Away. Music, lyrics and book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Ongoing. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Dear Evan Hansen. Music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, book by Steven Levenson. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to Jun 30. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Songs of Carole King, book by Douglas McGrath. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $59 and up. Opens Apr 9, 8pm. Runs to May 5. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Return to Grace. Songs of Elvis. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $30-$130. Opens May 7, 8pm. Runs to May 12. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. The Sound of Music. Music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $39-$129. Opens May 28, 7:30pm. Runs to Jun 2. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Wed/Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Mirvish. Little Black Dress. Written by Danielle Trzcinski, Amanda Barker, Natalie Tenenbaum and Christopher Bond. CAA Theatre, 651 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $30-$70. Opens Jun 4, 8pm. Runs to Jun 9. Tues-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm), Sun(7pm).

Mirvish/Musical Stage Company. Next to Normal. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics and book by Brian Yorkey. CAA Theatre, 651 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $60-$110. Opens Apr 26, 8pm. Runs to May 19. Tues-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Musical Theatre Productions. Show Off: 30 Years of Musical Theatre. Wave, Western University, 1151 Richmond Rd., London. 519-672-8800. $30-$55. Opens May 1, 8pm. Runs to May 4. Wed-Sat(8pm; dinner at 6pm). Sat(2pm).

National Ballet of Canada. Physical Thinking. Music by Franz Schubert and Thom Willems. William Forsythe, choreographer and designer. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $39 and up. Opens Jun 1, 7:30pm. Runs to Jun 8. Sat/Sun(2pm), Wed-Fri(7:30pm).

Native Earth Performing Arts/Opera on the Avalon/Tapestry Opera. Shanawdithit. Music by Dean Burry, libretto by Yvette Nolan. Imperial Oil Opera Theatre, 227 Front St. E. 416-537-6066. $75-$150. Opens May 16, 8pm. Runs to May 25. Tues-Thurs/Sat(8pm). Note: May 18 show at 4pm.

Niagara Symphony Orchestra. A Wild Ride! (On the Opera Train). Partridge Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines. 905-688-0722. $69; $64(sr);$12(st/child); $33(30 and under); $20(arts worker). May 19, 2:30pm.

Opera by Request. Miss Havisham’s Wedding Night and Waterbird Talk. Music by Dominick Argento. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. May 3, 7:30pm. Also May 4(Windsor, 7pm).

Opera by Request. Miss Havisham’s Wedding Night and Waterbird Talk. Music by Dominick Argento. Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church, 3200 Woodland Ave., Windsor. 416-455-2365. $25. May 4, 7pm. Also May 3(Toronto, 7:30pm).

Opera by Request. Der fliegende Holländer. Music and libretto by Richard Wagner. William Shookhoff, piano and conductor. St. Matthew’s United Church (Belleville), 25 Holloway St., Belleville. 416-455-2365. $20. May 26, 7pm.

Opera by Request. Nabucco. Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Temistocle Solera. William Shookhoff, piano and conductor. Christ Church UCC, 1700 Mazo Cr., Mississauga. 416-455-2365. $20. Jun 1, 7:30pm.

Opera by Request. A Summer Feast. William Shookhoff, piano and conductor. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Jun 7, 7:30pm.

Opera Canada. Take Note! Emerging Artist Series. Tulip Lounge, 1015 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-625-7501. $125; $100(under 30). May 27, 7pm.

Pomegranate Opera Productions/Pride Toronto. Pomegranate. Music by Kye Marshall, libretto by Amanda Hale. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St. pomegranateopera.com. $30-$50. Opens Jun 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Jun 9. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Port Hope Festival Theatre. Guys and Dolls. Music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. Cameco Capitol Arts Centre, 20 Queen St, Port Hope. 1-888-732-1680. $38-$41. Opens May 21, 2pm. Runs to Jun 16. Tues-Thurs/Sat-Sun(2pm), Thurs-Sat(8pm).

Scarborough Music Theatre. Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson. Scarborough Village Theatre, 3600 Kingston Rd. 416-267-9292. $30; $27(sr/st). Opens May 2, 8pm. Runs to May 18. Days and times vary. Visit theatrescarborough.com for details.

Shaw Festival. Brigadoon. Music by Frederick Loewe, lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner. Festival Theatre, 10 Queen’s Parade, Niagara-on-the-lake. 1-800-511-7429. $30 and up. Previews begin May 5, 1pm. Runs to October 13. Days and times vary. Visit
shawfest.com for details.

Soulpepper. 88 Keys. Written and hosted by Tom Allen. Mike Ross, director and music director. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane. 416-866-8666. $30-$75. Opens Jun 1, 1:30pm. Runs to Jun 21. Days and times vary. Visit soulpepper.ca for details.

Stratford Festival. Billy Elliot the Musical. Music by Elton John, lyrics and book by Lee Hall. Festival Theatre, 55 Queen St, Stratford. 1-800-567-1600. $35 and up. Previews begin Apr 16, 2pm. Runs to Nov 3. Days and times vary. Visit stratfordfestival.ca for details.

Stratford Festival. Little Shop of Horrors. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics and book by Howard Ashman. Avon Theatre, 99 Downie St, Stratford. 1-800-567-1600. $35 and up. Previews begin Apr 29, 2pm. Runs to Nov 2. Days and times vary. Visit stratfordfestival.ca for details.

Surinder S. Mundra. Musical Morsels & Afternoon Tea: A Most Elegant Mother’s Day Concert. St. George’s Anglican Church (Pickering Village), 77 Randall Dr., Ajax. 905-683-7981. $30; $25(sr/st). May 12, 2:30pm.

Theatre Ancaster Chorus. Good Vibrations: Sounds of the 60s. Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. E., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $28; $26(sr); $12(st). Opens May 24, 8pm. Runs to May 26. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aquarius. Freaky Friday. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Brian Yorkey, book by Bridget Carpenter, based on the book. Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William St., Hamilton. 905-522-7529. $40 and up. Opens Apr 24, 7:30pm. Runs to May 19. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1pm).

Toronto Catholic District School Board Staff Arts. Disney’s The Little Mermaid. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, book by Doug Wright. Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts Theatre, 36 Greenfield Ave. 416-222-8282 x2787. $30. Opens May 31, 7:30pm. Runs to Jun 8. Days and times vary. Visit tcdsb.org/staffarts for details.

Toronto Singing Studio. The Dating Game. Written by Linda Eyman. George Ignatieff Theatre, Trinity College, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-455-9238. $30; $25(sr/st). Opens May 24, 7:30pm. Also May 25.

Windsor Light Musical Theatre. Hairspray. Music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman, book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, based on the film. St. Clair College Centre for the Arts: Chrysler Theatre, 201 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor. 519-974-6593. $36; $31(sr/st); $19(ch). Opens May 3, 8pm. Runs to May 12. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Against the Grain Theatre. Kopernikus. Music and libretto by Claude Vivier. Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace, 16 Ryerson Ave. 647-367-8943. $25-$85. Opens Apr 4, 8pm. Runs to Apr 13. Thurs-Sat(8pm).

Alexander Showcase Theatre. Guys and Dolls. Music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. Fairview Library Theatre, 35 Fairview Mall Drive. 416-324-1259. $35; $32(sr/st). Opens Apr 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 14. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm).

Canadian Opera Company. La bohème. Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$225. Opens Apr 17, 7:30pm. Runs to May 22. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Collaborations. Arias and ensembles. Artists of the COC Ensemble Studio; Artists of Atelier lyrique de l’Opéra de Montréal. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Apr 18, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Otello. Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Arrigo Boito. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$225. Opens Apr 27, 7:30pm. Runs to May 21. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Songs of Ukraine. Andriana Chuchman, soprano; Hyejin Kwon, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Apr 30, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: A Few of My Favourite Things. Artists of the COC; Liz Upchurch, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. May 7, 12pm.

Civic Light Opera Company. Tell Me On a Sunday. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Don Black. Zion Cultural Centre, 1650 Finch Ave. E. 416-755-1717. $28. Opens Apr 3, 7pm. Runs to Apr 14. Wed (7pm), Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Classical Music Conservatory. Music for a Cause: Benefit Concert for the Canadian Cancer Society. Roncesvalles United Church, 240 Roncesvalles Ave. 416-537-5995. PWYC ($20 suggested); $10(sr/st/child). Apr 28, 1:30pm.

Cor Unum Ensemble. Dido & Belinda. OperaQ; Trinity College Chapel, U of T, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-371-6999. $20; $10(st/arts workers). May 4, 7:30pm. Also May 5.

Drayton Entertainment. Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott, based on the film. St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, 40 Benjamin Rd. E., Waterloo. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Mar 13, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 7. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Factory Theatre/Obsidian Theatre. Angélique. Written by Lorena Gale. Featuring Sixtrum Percussion Ensemble. Factory Theatre Mainspace, 125 Bathurst St. 416-504-9971. $40-$50. Opens Apr 4, 8pm. Runs to Apr 21. Tues-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Grand Theatre. Cabaret. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Joe Masteroff, based on the novel. Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St, London. 519-672-8800. $50-$55. Opens Apr 9, 7:30pm. Runs to May 11. Tues-Thurs(7:30pm), Wed(1pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Grand Theatre. Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson. Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St, London. 519-672-8800. $56-$86. Opens Apr 23, 7:30pm. Runs to May 11. Tues-Thurs(7:30pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company. Streisand x9. Conceived by Avery Saltzman. George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 416-932-9995. $95 and up. Apr 7, 7:30pm.

Heliconian Club. A Night at the Opera. Operatic solos, transcriptions and new works. Works by Bizet, Puccini, Dvořák and Skarecky. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. $25; free(under 12). Apr 26, 7:30pm.

Lower Ossington Theatre. 9 to 5, The Musical. Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, book by Patricia Resnick, based on the film. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $59.50-$69.50. Opens Mar 14, 7:30pm. Runs to May 26. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(3:30pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Mary Poppins. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst St. 1-888-324-6282. $54.99-$64.99. Opens Apr 5, 7:30pm. Runs to May 12. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30), Sun(12pm,4pm). Note: no shows Apr 18-21.

Mirvish. Come From Away. Music, lyrics and book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Ongoing. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Dear Evan Hansen. Music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, book by Steven Levenson. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to June 30. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Beautiful – The Carole King Musical. Songs of Carole King, book by Douglas McGrath. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $59 and up. Opens Apr 9, 8pm. Runs to May 5. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Return to Grace. Songs of Elvis. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $30-$130. Opens May 7, 8pm. Runs to May 12. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish/Musical Stage Company. Next to Normal. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics and book by Brian Yorkey. CAA Theatre, 651 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $60-$110. Opens Apr 26, 8pm. Runs to May 19. Tues-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Musical Theatre Productions. Show Off: 30 Years of Musical Theatre. Wave, Western University, 1151 Richmond Rd, London. 519-672-8800. $30-$55. Opens May 1, 8pm. Runs to May 4. Wed-Sat(8pm; dinner at 6pm). Sat(2pm).

Oakham House Choir Society. From Tragedy to Comedy. Mozart: Requiem, Magic Flute (excerpts). Oakham House Choir; Novi Singers Toronto; Toronto Sinfonietta; Matthew Jaskiewicz, conductor. Knox Presbyterian Church, 630 Spadina Ave. 416-960-5551. $30/$25(adv); $15(st); free(12 and under). Apr 27, 7pm.

Onstage Uxbridge. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart. Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St. S., Uxbridge. onstageuxbridge.com. $24. Opens Apr 4, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 13. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Opera Atelier. Idomeneo. Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Giambattista Varesco. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-703-3767 x222. From $39. Opens Apr 4, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 13. Days and time vary. Visit operaatelier.com for details.

Opera Belcanto of York. Carmen. Music by Georges Bizet, libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. operabelcantoofyork.com. $20-$45. Apr 4, 7:30pm. Also Apr 6.

Opera by Request. Così fan tutte. Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. Claire Harris, conductor and piano. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Apr 5, 7:30pm.

Opera by Request. Miss Havisham’s Wedding Night and Waterbird Talk. Music by Dominick Argento. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. May 3, 7:30pm. Also May 4(Windsor, 7pm).

Opera by Request. Miss Havisham’s Wedding Night and Waterbird Talk. Music by Dominick Argento. Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church, 3200 Woodland Ave., Windsor. 416-455-2365. $25. May 4, 7pm. Also May 3(Toronto, 7:30pm).

Orpheus Productions. Shakespeare’s Criminal: A Chamber Opera. Music by Dustin Peters. Libretto by Sky Gilbert. Marion Newman, mezzo; Dion Mazerolle, baritone; and Nathaniel Bacon, actor. Factory Studio Theatre, 125 Bathurst St. 416-504-9971. $35; $25(sr/arts workers). Apr 26, 8pm. Also Apr 28(2pm).

Reaching Out Through Music. Spring Breezes. Works by Bizet, Rossini, Gershwin, Peterson, and Sri Lankan folk songs. Grace Church Toronto, 383 Jarvis St. 416-421-8518. $30/$25(adv). $100 donor tickets available (includes two seats and invitation to post concert reception). Apr 27, 4pm.

Royal City Musical Productions. Sweeney Todd. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler. River Run Centre Main Stage, 35 Woolwich St, Guelph. 519-763-3000. $30. Opens Apr 25, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 28. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Royal Conservatory of Music. Luca Pisaroni and Thomas Hampson: No Tenors Allowed. Some Enchanted Evening and works by Mozart, Verdi, Rossini, Lehár, Webber, Rogers, Bernstein, and others. Koerner Hall, Telus Centre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $55-$115. Apr 30, 8pm.

Scarborough Music Theatre. Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson. Scarborough Village Theatre, 3600 Kingston Rd. 416-267-9292. $30; $27(sr/st). Opens May 2, 8pm. Runs to May 18. Days and times vary. Visit theatrescarborough.com for details.

Shaw Festival. Brigadoon. Music by Frederick Loewe, lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner. Festival Theatre, 10 Queen’s Parade, Niagara-on-the-lake. 1-800-511-7429. $30 and up. Previews begin May 5, 1pm. Runs to October 13. Days and times vary. Visit shawfest.com for details.

St. Paul’s United Church. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice. St. Paul’s Centre, 62 Peter St. N., Orillia. 705-326-7351. $25; Wed PWYC. Opens Apr 3, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 6. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(2pm).

Stratford Festival. Billy Elliot the Musical. Music by Elton John, lyrics and book by Lee Hall. Festival Theatre, 55 Queen St, Stratford. 1-800-567-1600. $35 and up. Previews begin Apr 16, 2pm. Runs to Nov 3. Days and times vary. Visit stratfordfestival.ca for details.

Stratford Festival. Little Shop of Horrors. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics and book by Howard Ashman. Avon Theatre, 99 Downie St, Stratford. 1-800-567-1600. $35 and up. Previews begin Apr 29, 2pm. Runs to Nov 2. Days and times vary. Visit stratfordfestival.ca for details.

Theatre Ancaster. Divas in Concert. Ancaster High School Auditorium, 374 Jerseyville Rd. W., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $37; $32(sr); $17(st). Opens Apr 5, 8pm. Runs to Apr 13. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aquarius. Freaky Friday. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Brian Yorkey, book by Bridget Carpenter, based on the book. Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William St, Hamilton. 905-522-7529. $40 and up. Opens Apr 24, 7:30pm. Runs to May 19. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1pm).

Theatre Sheridan. The House of Martin Guerre. Music and lyrics by Leslie Arden, book by Leslie Arden and Anna T. Cascio. Macdonald-Heaslip Hall, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $25. Opens Apr 9, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 21. Tues-Thur(7:30pm), Fri-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: no show Apr 14, 19.

Theatre Sheridan. Chelsea Sunrise. Music, lyrics and book by Murray Foster and Mike Ford. Studio Theatre, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $25. Opens Apr 11, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 21. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2:00pm). Note: no show Apr 14, 19.

Theatre Unlimited. Curtains. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Rupert Holmes. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd. 905-615-4720. $30; $28(sr/st). Opens Apr 5, 8pm. Runs to Apr 14. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: extra show Apr 13, 2pm.

Toronto Operetta Theatre. The Merry Widow. Music by Franz Lehár, libretto by Viktor Léon and Leo Stein. Larry Beckwith, music director. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $55-$95. Opens Apr 24, 8pm. Runs to Apr 28. Wed/Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(3pm).

Vera Causa Opera. The Elixir of Love (or L’elisir d’amore). By Gaetano Donizetti. Cambridge Centre for the Arts, 60 Dickson St., Cambridge. vcopera.ca. $15. Apr 5, 7pm. Also Apr 6(Waterloo), 7(2pm, Guelph).

Vera Causa Opera. The Elixir of Love (or L’elisir d’amore). By Gaetano Donizetti. Knox Presbyterian Church (Waterloo), 50 Erb St. W., Waterloo. vcopera.ca. $15. Apr 6, 7pm. Also Apr 5(Cambridge), 7(2pm, Guelph).

Vera Causa Opera. The Elixir of Love (or L’elisir d’amore). By Gaetano Donizetti. Harcourt Memorial United Church, 87 Dean Ave., Guelph. vcopera.ca. $15. Apr 7, 2pm. Also Apr 5(7 pm, Cambridge), 6(7pm, Waterloo).

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. Opera Salon: Viva Verdi. Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-366-7723. $45. Followed by a wine and cheese reception. Apr 3, 7pm.

Wavestage Theatre. Cabaret. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Joe Masteroff, based on the novel. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket. wavestagetheatre.com. $29; $25(sr/st). Opens Apr 11, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 14. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(1pm).

Windsor Light Musical Theatre. The Lion King Jr. Music and lyrics by Elton John and Tim Rice, with additional music by Lebo M, Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin and Hans Zimmer. Book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi. L’Ecole Secondaire L’Essor, 13605 St Gregory’s Rd, Windsor. 519-974-6593. $15; $10(ch). Opens Apr 13, 2pm. Runs to Apr 14. Sat(2pm, 7pm), Sun(2pm).

Windsor Light Musical Theatre. Hairspray. Music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman, book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, based on the film. St. Clair College Centre for the Arts: Chrysler Theatre, 201 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor. 519-974-6593. $36; $31(sr/st); $19(ch). Opens May 3, 8pm. Runs to May 12. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Young People’s Theatre. Under the Stairs. Written by Kevin Dyer, music by Reza Jacobs. Young People’s Theatre, 165 Front St. E. 416-862-2222. $10-$65. Opens Apr 1, 10:15am. Runs to Apr 16. Days and times vary. Visit youngpeoplestheatre.ca for details.

Against the Grain Theatre. Kopernikus. Music and libretto by Claude Vivier. Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace, 16 Ryerson Ave. 647-367-8943. $25-$85. Opens Apr 4, 8pm. Runs to Apr 13. Thurs-Sat(8pm).

Alexander Showcase Theatre. Guys and Dolls. Music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. Fairview Library Theatre, 35 Fairview Mall Drive. 416-324-1259. $35; $32(sr/st). Opens Apr 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 14. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm).

Brampton Music Theatre. Newsies. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, book by Harvey Fierstein, based on the film. Rose Theatre, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton. 905-874-2800. $42; $38(sr); $28(st). Opens Mar 28, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 31. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1pm).

Canadian Children’s Opera Company. The Snow Queen. Music by Matthew King, libretto by Andrew McKinnon. Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-973-4000. $35; $25(sr); $20(st). Opens Feb 28, 10am. Runs to Mar 3. Times vary. Visit canadianchildrensopera.com for details. Also Mar 31, 2pm. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cr., Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $35; $25(sr); $20(st).

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Le Récital des Anges: Songs of Ian Cusson. Ian Cusson, piano/composer. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Mar 5, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Opera Express: For Kids! Artists of the COC Ensemble Studio. Union Station (West Wing), 65 Front St. W. 416-363-6671. Free. No ticket required. Mar 13, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Opera for All Ages. Artists of the COC Ensemble Studio. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. First come, first served. No late seating. Mar 14, 12pm.

CFUW Belleville and District. Opera Candy: The Gourmet Adventures of Hansel & Gretel. Belleville Public Library, Parrott Gallery, 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville. 613-968-6731 or cfuwbelleville.com. $5; free(under 2). Mar 16, 11am (ages 3-5); 1:30pm (ages 6-12).

City Centre Musical Productions. Sister Act. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner, based on the film. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd. 905-615-4720. $30; $28(sr/st). Opens Mar 8, 8pm. Runs to Mar 17. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: extra show Mar 16, 2pm.

Civic Light Opera Company. Tell Me On a Sunday. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Don Black. Zion Cultural Centre, 1650 Finch Ave. E. 416-755-1717. $28. Opens Apr 3, 7pm. Runs to Apr 14. Wed (7pm), Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

DAM Concert Opera. Le comte Ory. Music by Gioachino Rossini. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 1-800-838-3006. $30; $25(sr/st). Mar 2, 7:30pm.

Don Wright Faculty of Music. Opera at Western: Spring Gala - Favourite Scenes from Opera and Musical Theatre. Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College, Western University, 1151 Richmond St. N., London. 519-661-3767. $15/$10(adv). Opens Mar 8, 8pm. Also Mar 9(2pm).

Drayton Entertainment. Rocky: The Musical. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, book by Thomas Meehan and Sylvester Stallone, based on the film. Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge. 46 Grand Ave. S., Cambridge. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Mar 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 31. Days and times vary; visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Drayton Entertainment. Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott, based on the film. St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, 40 Benjamin Rd. E., Waterloo. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Mar 13, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 7. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Eclipse Theatre Company. Kiss of the Spider Woman. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Terrence McNally. The Don Jail, 550 Gerrard St. E. 1-800-656-0713. $48; $29(st). Opens Mar 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 10. Wed-Sun(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company. Streisand x9. Conceived by Avery Saltzman. George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 416-932-9995. $95 and up. Apr 7, 7:30pm.

Huronia Symphony Orchestra. A Night at the Opera. Collier Street United Church, 112 Collier St., Barrie. 705-721-4752. $25; $10(st); $5(ch). Mar 30, 7pm.

Lower Ossington Theatre. Once on This Island. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics and book by Lynn Ahrens. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $44.99-$54.99. Opens Dec 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 3. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30pm). Sun(12pm/4pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Million Dollar Quartet. Features music of Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $54.99-$64.99. Opens Jan 17, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 10. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(4pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. 9 to 5, The Musical. Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, book by Patricia Resnick, based on the film. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $59.50-$69.50. Opens Mar 14, 7:30pm. Runs to May 26. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(3:30pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Mary Poppins. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst St. 1-888-324-6282. $54.99-$64.99. Opens Apr 5, 7:30pm. Runs to May 12. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30pm), Sun(12pm,4pm). Note: no shows Apr 18-21.

Mirvish. Come From Away. Music, lyrics and book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Ongoing. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. The Last Ship. Music and lyrics by Sting. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $79 and up. Opens Feb 9, 8pm. Runs to Mar 24. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Jersey Boys. Music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-872-1212. $29-$185. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to Mar 17. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Dear Evan Hansen. Music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, book by Steven Levenson. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to June 30. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical. Music and lyrics by Rob Rokicki, book by Joe Tracz, based on the book by Rick Riordan. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-872-1212. $39-$99. Opens Mar 19, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 24. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Wed/Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Music on Main. In Concert. Schumann: Dichterliebe; Tchaikovsky: Selections from Eugene Onegin; and other works. Samuel Chan, baritone; Lauren Margison, soprano; Vlad Soloviev, piano. Trinity United Church (Newmarket), 461 Park Ave., Newmarket. 905-895-4851. $20; $10(st). Mar 9, 7:30pm.

National Ballet of Canada. Apollo & Night & The Sea Above, The Sky Below & Paquita. Music by Igor Stravinsky, Matthew Pierce, Ludwig Minkus and Riccardo Drigo, and Gustav Mahler. George Balanchine, choreography. Julia Adam, choreography. Christopher Stowell, choreography. Robert Binet, choreography. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $40 and up. Opens Mar 1, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 21. Days and times vary; visit national.ballet.ca for details.

National Ballet of Canada. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Music by Joby Talbot. Christopher Wheeldon, choreography. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $40 and up. Opens Mar 7, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 17. Tues-Sun(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: only 2pm on Mar 17.

North Toronto Players. The Gondoliers (or, the King of Rock and Roll). Music by Arthur Sullivan, lyrics by W. S. Gilbert, with Michael Harms and John Ricciardelli. Papermill Theatre, 67 Pottery Rd. 416-481-4867. $28. Opens Mar 15, 8pm. Runs to Mar 24. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: extra show Mar 23, 2pm.

Onstage Uxbridge. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart. Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St. S., Uxbridge. onstageuxbridge.com. $24. Opens Apr 4, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 13. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Opera Atelier. Idomeneo. Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Giambattista Varesco. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-703-3767 x222. From $39. Opens Apr 4, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 13. Days and time vary. Visit operaatelier.com for details.

Opera by Request. Handel’s Alcina. In concert with piano accompaniment. William Shookhoff, piano and music director. All Saints Anglican Church (Windsor), 330 City Hall Square W., Windsor. 416-455-2365. $20. Mar 3, 2pm

Opera by Request. Madama Butterfly. Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. Claire Harris, conductor and piano. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Mar 9, 7:30pm.

Opera by Request. Così fan tutte. Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. Claire Harris, conductor and piano. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Apr 5, 7:30pm.

Opera For All. Spring Concert. Selections from popular operas. Opera For All Choir; Álvaro Lozano Gutiérrez, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-619-9096. $20. Reception following. Mar 14, 8pm.

Opera York. Don Giovanni. Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $25-$110. Opens Mar 1, 7:30pm. Also Mar 3(2pm).

Royal Conservatory of Music. Glenn Gould School Opera: The Magic Flute. Music by W. A. Mozart. Royal Conservatory Orchestra; Nathan Brock, conductor; Joel Ivany, stage director. Koerner Hall, Telus Centre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$60. Opens Mar 20, 7:30pm. Also Mar 22.

Ryleepuss Productions. Jesus Christ Superstar. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice. Old Town Hall, 460 Botsford St, Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $29; $25(sr/st); $23(ch). Opens Mar 2, 2pm. Runs to Mar 3. Sat/Sun(2pm), Sat(7:30pm).

St. Paul’s United Church. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice. St. Paul’s Centre, 62 Peter St. N., Orillia. 705-326-7351. $25; Wed PWYC. Opens Apr 3, 7:30pm. Runs to Apr 6. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(2pm).

Theatre Ancaster. Seussical the Musical. Music and book by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics and book by Lynn Ahrens. Co-conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, and Eric Idle, based on the works of Dr. Seuss. Ancaster High School, Theatre Auditorium, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $20; $18(sr); $10(st). Opens Feb 22, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 2. Fri/Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Ancaster. Divas in Concert. Ancaster High School Auditorium, 374 Jerseyville Rd. W., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $37; $32(sr); $17(st). Opens Apr 5, 8pm. Runs to Apr 13. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aurora. Kiss of the Spider Woman. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Terrence McNally. Theatre Aurora, 150 Henderson Dr, Aurora. 905-727-3669. $25; $23(sr); $10(st). Opens Feb 28, 8pm. Runs to Mar 9. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Orangeville. Across The Pond - The British Invasion. Featuring Leisa Way and The Lonely Hearts Club Band. Orangeville Town Hall Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville. 519-942-3423. $44; $22(st). Opens Feb 14, 8pm. Runs to Mar 3. Wed/Sun(2pm), Thurs/Fri(8pm), Sat(7pm).

Theatre Unlimited. Curtains. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Rupert Holmes. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd. 905-615-4720. $30; $28(sr/st). Opens Apr 5, 8pm. Runs to Apr 14. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: extra show Apr 13, 2pm.

Toronto City Opera. La Traviata. Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave. 416-223-8060. $40; $30(st) Opens Mar 28, 7:30pm. Also Mar 29, Mar 31(2pm).

Toronto Musical Concerts. Parade. Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown, book by Alfred Uhry. Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave. 647-298-9338. $20-$25. In concert. Opens Mar 21, 7:30pm. Also Mar 22.

Toronto Operetta Theatre. Perchance to Dream. Music by Ivor Novello. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $29-$49. Mar 3, 3pm.

Trinity College Drama Society. If/Then. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics and book by Brian Yorkey. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Pl. 416-978-8849. $20; $15(sr/st). Opens Mar 20, 8pm. Runs to Mar 23. Wed-Sat(8pm).

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Monteverdi and the Glory of Venice. Works by Monteverdi. Schola Cantorum; Collegium Musicum; Charles Daniels, tenor; David Fallis, conductor. Trinity College Chapel, University of Toronto, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st); free(UofT st). Mar 10, 7:30pm.

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. U of T Opera: La finta giardiniera (The girl in gardener’s disguise). Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto attributed to Giuseppe Petrosellini. Russell Braun, conductor; Michael Patrick Albano, director. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Opens Mar 14, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 17. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2:30pm).

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. U of T Opera: Glancing Back, Looking Ahead. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. $20; $10(st). Mar 29, 5pm.

Victoria College Drama Society. Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $15; $10(sr/st). Opens Mar 7, 8pm. Runs to Mar 9. Thurs-Sat(8pm).

Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. Canadian Children’s Opera Company. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $30; $25(sr); $10(st). Mar 31, 2pm.

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny by Kurt Weill. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $29; $50; $65. Opens Mar 30, 8pm. Also Mar 31 (2:30pm).

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. Opera Salon: Viva Verdi. Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-366-7723. $45. Followed by a wine and cheese reception. Apr 3, 7pm.

Young People’s Theatre. Under the Stairs. Written by Kevin Dyer, music by Reza Jacobs. Young People’s Theatre, 165 Front St. E. 416-862-2222. $10-$65. Opens Apr 1, 10:15am. Runs to Apr 16. Days and times vary. Visit youngpeoplestheatre.ca for details.

Canadian Children’s Opera Company. The Snow Queen. Music by Matthew King, libretto by Andrew McKinnon. Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-973-4000. $35; $25(sr); $20(st). Opens Feb 28, 10am. Runs to Mar 3. Times vary. Visit
canadianchildrensopera.com for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Elektra. Music by Richard Strauss, libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$250. Opens Jan 26, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 22. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Così fan tutte. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Atom Agoyan, stage director. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$250. Opens Feb 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 21. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: On Shining Wings. Works by Wagner, Duparc, R. Strauss and others. Susan Bullock, soprano; Liz Upchurch, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Feb 19, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Les Adieux: A Poetic Diary. Works by Schubert. Samuel Chan, baritone; Stéphane Mayer, fortepiano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Feb 20, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Les Adieux: Poèmes pour Mi. Lauren Eberwein, soprano; Rachael Kerr, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Feb 21, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Le Récital des Anges: Songs of Ian Cusson. Ian Cusson, piano/composer. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Mar 5, 12pm.

Canadian Stage. Who We Are in the Dark. Music written and performed by Sarah Neufeld and Jeremy Gara. Peggy Baker, concept, choreography and direction. Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 416-368-3110. $51-$111. Opens Feb 21, 8pm. Runs to Feb 24. Thurs/Sat(8pm), Fri(7pm), Sun(2pm).

COSI Connection. Trial by Jury and HMS Pinafore In Concert! Darryl Edwards, conductor; Helen Becqué, piano; soloists of the COSI Connection. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 647-272-6232. $20; $10(st). Feb 15, 6:45pm.

DAM Concert Opera. Le comte Ory. Music by Gioachino Rossini. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 1-800-838-3006. $30; $25(sr/st). Mar 2, 7:30pm.

Don Wright Faculty of Music. Opera at Western: Le Nozze di Figaro. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College, Western University, 1151 Richmond St. N., London. 519-661-3767. $35/$30(adv); $25/$20(st/adv). Opens Jan 25, 8pm. Runs to Feb 3. Fri(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Drayton Entertainment. Rocky: The Musical. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, book by Thomas Meehan and Sylvester Stallone, based on the film. Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge. 46 Grand Ave. S., Cambridge. 1-855-372-9866. $29-$48. Opens Mar 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 31. Days and times vary; visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Eclipse Theatre Company. Kiss of the Spider Woman. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Terrence McNally. The Don Jail, 550 Gerrard St. E. 1-800-656-0713. $48; $29(st). Opens Mar 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 10. Wed-Sun(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Hart House Theatre. Hair. Music by Galt MacDermot, lyrics and book by Gerome Ragni and James Rado. Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-8849. $28; $17(sr); $15(st). Opens Jan 18, 8pm. Runs to Feb 2. Wed-Sat(8pm), Feb 2(2pm/8pm).

Kempenfelt Community Players. Shrek the Musical. Music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics and book by David Lindsay-Abaire, based on the film. Georgian Theatre, 1 Georgian Drive, Georgian College Campus, Building C, Barrie. 705-739-4228. $22; $19(sr/st). Opens Feb 7, 8pm. Runs to Feb 17. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Once on This Island. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics and book by Lynn Ahrens. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $44.99-$54.99. Opens Dec 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 3. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30pm). Sun(12pm/4pm).

Lower Ossington Theatre. Million Dollar Quartet. Features music of Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $54.99-$64.99. Opens Jan 17, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 10. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(4pm).

Meadowvale Music Theatre. Mary Poppins. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd. 905-615-4720. $23-$30. Opens Feb 8, 8pm. Runs to Feb 17. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Extra show Feb 16(2pm).

Mirvish. Come From Away. Music, lyrics and book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Ongoing. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. The Last Ship. Music and lyrics by Sting. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $79 and up. Opens Feb 9, 8pm. Runs to Mar 24. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Jukebox Hero, the Musical. Featuring music of Foreigner. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-872-1212. $30-$100. Opens Feb 20, 8pm. Runs to Feb 24. Wed-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm), Sun(7:30pm).

Mirvish. Jersey Boys. Music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-872-1212. $29-$185. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to Mar 17. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Dear Evan Hansen. Music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, book by Steven Levenson. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Opens Mar 5, 8pm. Runs to June 30. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. La Bohème. Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. Living Arts Centre, Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $50-$95. Opens Feb 7, 7:30pm. Also Feb 9.

Musical Theatre Productions. The Wedding Singer. Music by Matthew Sklar, lyrics by Chad Beguelin, book by Beguelin and Tim Herlihy, based on the film. McManus Stage at the Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St, London. 519-672-8800. $30. Opens Feb 1, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 9. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

National Ballet of Canada. Apollo & Night & The Sea Above, The Sky Below & Paquita. Music by Igor Stravinsky, Matthew Pierce, Ludwig Minkus and Riccardo Drigo, and Gustav Mahler. George Balanchine, choreography. Julia Adam, Robert Binet and Christopher Stowell, choreographers. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $40 and up. Opens Mar 1, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 21. Days and times vary; visit national.ballet.ca for details.

National Ballet of Canada. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Music by Joby Talbot. Christopher Wheeldon, choreography. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $40 and up. Opens Mar 7, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 17. Tues-Sun(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: only 2pm on Mar 17.

Opera Atelier. The Angel Speaks. Works by Purcell; Huizinga: Annuciation. Mireille Asselin, soprano; Jesse Blumberg, baritone; Artists of Atelier Ballet in baroque costume, and members of Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park. 416-703-3767 x222. $69. Feb 21, 8pm.

Opera by Request. Handel’s Alcina. In concert with piano accompaniment. William Shookhoff, piano and music director. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Feb 23, 7:30pm. Also Mar 3 (2pm, Windsor).

Opera by Request. Handel’s Alcina. In concert with piano accompaniment. William Shookhoff, piano and music director. All Saints Anglican Church (Windsor), 330 City Hall Square W., Windsor. 416-455-2365. $20. Mar 3, 2pm. Also Feb 23 (7:30pm, Toronto).

Rose Theatre. Invincible You, Invincible Me. Cabaret for kids featuring Sharron Matthews. Rose Theatre, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton. 905-874-2800. $25. Feb 18, 2pm. Also 6:30pm.

Ryleepuss Productions. Jesus Christ Superstar. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice. Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St. S., Uxbridge. 1-866-808-2006. $25; $22(sr); $15(st). Opens Feb 14, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 23. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Also Newmarket (Mar 2-3).

Ryleepuss Productions. Jesus Christ Superstar. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice. Old Town Hall, 460 Botsford St, Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $29; $25(sr/st); $23(ch). Opens Mar 2, 2pm. Runs to Mar 3. Sat/Sun(2pm), Sat(7:30pm). Also Uxbridge (Feb 14-23).

Scarborough Music Theatre. Next to Normal. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics and book by Brian Yorkey. Scarborough Village Community Centre, 3600 Kingston Rd. 416-267-9292. $30; $27(sr/st). Opens Feb 7, 8pm. Runs to Feb 23. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: Feb 23 show at 2pm.

Soulpepper. Rose. Music by Mike Ross, lyrics by Sarah Wilson. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane. 416-866-8666. $36-$97. Opens Jan 17, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 24. Days and times vary. Visit soulpepper.ca for details.

St. Anne’s Music and Drama Society. The Pirates of Penzance. Music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W. S. Gilbert. St. Anne’s Parish Hall, 651 Dufferin St. 416-922-4415. $30; $25(sr/st). Opens Jan 25, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 3. Thurs/Fri(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Also Jan 26(7:30pm).

Theatre Ancaster. Valentine Love Notes... With a Double Twist. Old Firehall Arts Centre, 334 Wilson St. E., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $30; $27(sr); $12(st). Opens Feb 9, 8pm. Also Feb 10, 2pm.

Theatre Ancaster. Seussical the Musical. Music and book by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics and book by Lynn Ahrens. Co-conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, and Eric Idle, based on the works of Dr. Seuss. Ancaster High School, Theatre Auditorium, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $20; $18(sr); $10(st). Opens Feb 22, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 2. Fri/Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aurora. Kiss of the Spider Woman. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Terrence McNally. Theatre Aurora, 150 Henderson Dr, Aurora. 905-727-3669. $25; $23(sr); $10(st). Opens Feb 28, 8pm. Runs to Mar 9. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Orangeville. Across The Pond - The British Invasion. Featuring Leisa Way and The Lonely Hearts Club Band. Orangeville Town Hall Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville. 519-942-3423. $44; $22(st). Opens Feb 14, 8pm. Runs to Mar 3. Wed/Sun(2pm), Thurs/Fri(8pm), Sat(7pm).

Theatre Passe Muraille/Tapestry Opera. Hook Up. Music by Chris Thornborrow, libretto by Julie Tepperman. Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace, 16 Ryerson Ave. 416-504-7529. $38; $33(sr); $30(st). Opens Jan 29, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 9. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm). Also Feb 9(2pm).

Theatre Sheridan. On the Town. Music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics and book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, conceived by Jerome Robbins. Mainstage Theatre, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $25. Opens Feb 12, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 24. Tues-Thurs(7:30pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: no mat Feb 17.

Theatre Sheridan. My Bonny Lass. Music, lyrics and book by Johnny Reid and Matt Murray, additional music by Bob Foster. Studio Theatre, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $25. Opens Feb 14, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 24. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: no mat Feb 17. Note: this run is sold out.

TO Live. Amadeus Live. Amadeus movie screening with live full orchestra and choir. Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front St. E. 1-855-872-7669. $55-$111. Opens Feb 21, 7:30pm. Also Feb 22.

Toronto Operetta Theatre. Doyle à la Carte Part II. Music from Gilbert & Sullivan operas. Henry Ingram, MC. Edward Jackman Centre, 947 Queen St. E., 2nd Floor. 416-366-7723. $45. Feb 16, 4pm.

Toronto Operetta Theatre. Perchance to Dream. Music by Ivor Novello. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $29-$49. Mar 3, 3pm.

Toronto Singing Studio. Brigadoon Highlights – In Concert. Music by Frederick Loewe, lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner. Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St W. 416-455-9238. $25; $20 (sr/st) at the door (cash only). Feb 9, 7:30pm.

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Opera Spotlight. A preview of U of T Opera’s production of Mozart’s La finta giardiniera. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. Free. Feb 14, 12:10pm.

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. Fierabras. Music by Franz Schubert, libretto by Joseph Kupelwieser. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $29; $50; $65. Feb 3, 2:30pm.

Attila Glatz Concert Productions. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert. FirstOntario Concert Hall, 1 Summers Ln., Hamilton. 1-855-872-5000. Starting at $40. Dec 30, 2:30pm. Also Jan 1 (Toronto).

Attila Glatz Concert Productions. Bravissimo! Opera’s Greatest Hits. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416- 872-4255. Starting at $55. Dec 31, 7pm.

Attila Glatz Concert Productions. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. Starting at $65. Jan 1, 2:30pm. Also Dec 30 (Hamilton).

Brampton Music Theatre. Mary Poppins Jr. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Lester B. Pearson Theatre, 150 Central Park Dr, Brampton. 905-874-2800. $15; $13(sr/st). Opens Dec 7, 7pm. Also Dec 8(4pm,7pm).

Canadian Opera Company. Opera for Young Audiences: WOW Factor - A Cinderella Story. Music by Gioachino Rossini, libretto by Joel Ivany, musical adaptation by Stéphane Mayer. Members of the Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio. Imperial Oil Opera Theatre, 227 Front St. E. 416-363-8231. $40; free(under 12). Opens Dec 1, 11am. Also Dec 1(2pm), 2(11am & 2pm).

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Wirth Vocal Prize In Recital. Anna-Sophie Neher, soprano; Magdalena von Eccher, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Dec 4, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: AtG Retro. Against the Grain Theatre. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Dec 11, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal/Chamber Music Series: Meet the Academy: Opera through the Ages. Artists of the COC Orchestra Academy and Ensemble Studio. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Jan 22, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Elektra. Music by Richard Strauss, libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$250. Opens Jan 26, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 22. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Homage to McCormack and Kreisler. Michael Schade, tenor; Marie Bérard, violin; Michael Shannon, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Jan 29, 12pm.

Canadian Opera Company. Così fan tutte. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Atom Agoyan, stage director. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $35-$250. Opens Feb 5, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 21. Days and times vary; visit coc.ca for details.

Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Night at the Opera. P.C. Ho Theatre, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-879-5566. $35-$55; $30-$45(sr/st); free(under 12). Dec 15, 8pm.

Civic Light Opera Company. Scrooge, the Musical. Music, lyrics and book by Leslie Bricusse, based on the film. Zion Cultural Centre, 1650 Finch Ave. E. 416-755-1717. $28. Opens Dec 5, 7pm. Runs to Dec 16. Wed (7pm), Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Danie Friesen. Blitzkrieg Cabaret. Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. 647-637-7491. $12. Dec 29, 7pm.

Don Wright Faculty of Music. Opera at Western: Le Nozze di Figaro. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College, Western University, 1151 Richmond St. N., London. 519-661-3767. $35/$30(adv); $25/$20(st/adv). Opens Jan 25, 8pm. Runs to Feb 3. Fri(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Drayton Entertainment. Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn. Music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, book by Gordon Greenberg and Chad Hodge, based on the film. Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge, 46 Grand Ave. S., Cambridge. 1-855-372-9866. $27-$46. Opens Nov 22, 2pm. Runs to Dec 30. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Drayton Entertainment. Jack and the Beanstalk: The Panto. Written by Caroline Smith. St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, 40 Benjamin Rd. E., Waterloo. 1-855-372-9866. $27-$46. Opens Nov 29, 2pm. Runs to Dec 30. Days and times vary. Visit draytonentertainment.com for details.

Dreamtheatre Productions. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Music and lyrics by David Yazbek, book by Jeffrey Lane, based on the film. Michael Power/St. Joseph Secondary School, 105 Eringate Dr. dreamtheatreproductions.com. $32; $20(sr/st). Opens Jan 24, 7:30pm. Runs to Jan 26.

Hart House Theatre. Hair. Music by Galt MacDermot, lyrics and book by Gerome Ragni and James Rado. Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-8849. $28; $17(sr); $15(st). Opens Jan 18, 8pm. Runs to Feb 2. Wed-Sat(8pm), Feb 2(2pm/8pm).

Kempenfelt Community Players. Shrek the Musical. Music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics and book by David Lindsay-Abaire, based on the film. Georgian Theatre, 1 Georgian Drive, Georgian College Campus, Building C, Barrie. 705-739-4228. $22; $19(sr/st). Opens Feb 7, 8pm. Runs to Feb 17. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Carmen: Opera in Concert. Music by Georges Bizet, libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy. Centre in the Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener. 1-888-745-4717. $31-$90. Jan 11, 8pm. Also Jan 12.

Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. KW Glee. Centre in the Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717. $36.50. Jan 22, 7:30pm. Also Jan 23.

Lower Ossington Theatre. Once on This Island. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics and book by Lynn Ahrens. Lower Ossington Theatre, 100A Ossington Ave. 1-888-324-6282. $44.99-$54.99. Opens Dec 6, 7:30pm. Runs to Mar 3. Thurs-Sat(7:30pm), Sat(3:30pm), Sun(12pm/4pm).

Mainstage Theatre Company. The Secret Garden. Music by Lucy Simon, lyrics and book by Marsha Norman, based on the novel. Papermill Theatre, Todmorden Mills, 67 Pottery Rd. 647-558-1819. $35; $20(st). Opens Dec 14, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 16. Fri/Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. La Bohème. Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. Living Arts Centre, Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $50-$95. Feb 7, 8pm. Also Feb 9.

Mirvish. Come From Away. Music, lyrics and book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $69 and up. Ongoing. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Mirvish. Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Shaiman and Scott Wittman, book by David Greig, based on the book. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. $59 and up. Opens Nov 20, 7:30pm. Runs to Jan 6. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Wed/Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

Mirvish. School of Rock. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Julian Fellowes. Ed Mirvish Theatre, 244 Victoria St. 416-872-1212. $25 and up. Opens Nov 28, 7:30pm. Runs to Jan 6. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Wed/Sat/Sun(1:30pm). Note: no show Dec 25/Jan 1.

Mirvish. The Simon and Garfunkel Story. CAA Theatre, 651 Yonge St. 416-872-1212. $68-$99. Opens Jan 17, 8pm. Runs to Jan 27. Tues-Sat(8pm), Wed(1:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm).

Musical Theatre Productions. The Wedding Singer. Music by Matthew Sklar, lyrics by Chad Beguelin, book by Beguelin and Tim Herlihy, based on the film. McManus Stage at the Grand Theatre, 471 Richmond St, London. 519-672-8800. $30. Opens Feb 1, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 9. Wed-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1:30pm).

National Ballet of Canada. The Nutcracker. Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, with libretto by James Kudelka. James Kudelka, choreographer. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-345-9595. $45 and up. Opens Dec 8, 2pm. Runs to Dec 30. Days and times vary. Visit national.ballet.ca for details.

Opera by Request. Nabucco. Music by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Temistocle Solera. William Shookhoff, music director and pianist. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. In concert with piano accompaniment. Jan 12, 7:30pm.

Opera by Request. Hansel and Gretel. Music by Engelbert Humperdinck, libretto by Adelheid Wette. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Semi-staged with piano accompaniment. Jan 18, 7:30pm. Also Jan 20, 7pm, Woodbridge.

Opera by Request. Menotti’s The Telephone and Donizetti’s Rita. College St. United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. Semi-staged with piano accompaniment. Jan 19, 7:30pm.

Opera by Request. Don Giovanni. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. St. Matthews United Church, 25 Holloway St., Belleville. 416-455-2365. $20. In concert with piano accompaniment. Jan 20, 3pm.

Opera by Request. Hansel and Gretel. Music by Engelbert Humperdinck, libretto by Adelheid Wette. St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, 100 Bainbridge Ave., Woodbridge. 416-455-2365. $20. Semi-staged with piano accompaniment. Jan 20, 7pm. Also Jan 18, 7:30 pm, Toronto.

Orangeville Music Theatre. Beauty and the Beast. Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, book by Linda Woolverton. Town Hall Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville. 519-942-3423. $22; $17(ch). Opens Jan 11, 8pm. Runs to Jan 20. Fri(8pm), Sat(7pm), Sun(2pm).

Orangeville Music Theatre. Mary Poppins Jr. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Town Hall Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville. 519-942-3423. $20; $15(ch). Opens Jan 25, 8pm. Also Jan 26(2pm, 7pm).

Port Hope Festival Theatre. King Arthur: The Panto. Written, directed and visual effects by Antonio Sarmiento. Cameco Capitol Arts Centre, 20 Queen St., Port Hope. 1-800-434-5092. $24-$39. Opens Nov 15, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 23. Days and times vary. Visit
capitoltheatre.com for details.

Randolph Academy. 9 to 5, the Musical. Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, book by Patricia Resnick, based on the film. Annex Theatre, 730 Bathurst St. 416-924-2243. $22. Opens Nov 27, 8pm. Runs to Dec 1. Tues-Sat(8pm), Sat(2pm).

Romulo Delgado. Opera Serenade. Romulo Delgado, tenor; and guests. Old Mill Toronto, 21 Old Mill Rd. 416-207-2020. $25. Dec 13, 8pm.

Ross Petty Productions. The Wizard of Oz. Tracey Flye, director/choreographer. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 1-855-599-9090. $34-$107. Opens Nov 30, 7pm. Runs to Jan 5. Days and times vary. Visit rosspetty.com for details.

Scarborough Music Theatre. Next to Normal. Music by Tom Kitt, lyrics and book by Brian Yorkey. Scarborough Village Community Centre, 3600 Kingston Rd. 416-267-9292. $30; $27(sr/st). Opens Feb 7, 8pm. Runs to Feb 23. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm). Note: Feb 23 show at 2pm.

Shaw Festival. A Christmas Carol. Adapted for the stage by Tim Carroll. Paul Sportelli, music director. Royal George Theatre, 85 Queen St, Niagara on the Lake. 1-800-511-7429. $35 and up. Opens Nov 14, 1pm. Runs to Dec 23. Days and times vary. Visit
shawfest.com for details.

Soulpepper. Rose. Music by Mike Ross, lyrics by Sarah Wilson. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane. 416-866-8666. $36-$97. Opens Jan 17, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 16. Days and times vary. Visit soulpepper.ca for details.

St. Anne’s Music and Drama Society. The Pirates of Penzance. Music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W. S. Gilbert. St. Anne’s Parish Hall, 651 Dufferin St. 416-922-4415. $30; $25(sr/st). Opens Jan 25, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 3. Thurs/Fri(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Also Jan 26(7:30pm).

Talk Is Free Theatre. Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Music and lyrics by Stephen Trask, book by John Cameron Mitchell. Five Points Theatre, 1 Dunlop St. W., Barrie. 705-792-1949. $40 and up. Opens Nov 22, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 1. Wed/Thurs(7:30pm), Fri/Sat(8pm), Sat(2pm).

Theatre Ancaster. Chicago. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse. Ancaster High School, Theatre Auditorium, 374 Jerseyville Rd., Ancaster. 905-304-7469. $37; $32(sr); $17(st). Opens Nov 16, 8pm. Runs to Dec 1. Fri/Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aurora. The Drowsy Chaperone. Music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison, book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar. Theatre Aurora, 150 Henderson Dr, Aurora. 905-727-3669. $25; $23(sr at box office); $10(st at box office). Opens Nov 29, 8pm. Runs to Dec 8. Thurs-Sat(8pm), Sun(2pm).

Theatre Aquarius. Elf the Musical. Music and lyrics by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin. Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William St, Hamilton. 905-522-7529. $40 and up. Opens Nov 28, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 24. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(1pm). Note: also Dec 24, 1pm.

Theatre Passe Muraille/Tapestry Opera. Hook Up. Music by Chris Thornborrow, libretto by Julie Tepperman. Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace, 16 Ryerson Ave. 416-504-7529. $38; $33(sr); $30(st). Opens Jan 29, 7:30pm. Runs to Feb 9. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sun(2pm). Also Feb 9(2pm).

Theatre Sheridan. The Phantom of the Opera. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Charles Hart and Richard Stilgoe, book by Lloyd Webber and Stilgoe. Macdonald-Heaslip Hall, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $35. Opens Nov 27, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 13. Days and times vary. Visit sheridancollege.ca for details.

Theatre Sheridan. The Threepenny Opera. Music by Kurt Weill, lyrics and book by Bertolt Brecht, English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein. Studio Theatre, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville. 905-815-4049. $25. Opens Nov 29, 7:30pm. Runs to Dec 9. Tues-Sat(7:30pm), Sat/Sun(2pm). Note: no mat Dec 2.

Toronto Operetta Theatre. Die Fledermaus. Music by Johann Strauss. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754. $45. Opens Dec 28, 8pm. Runs to Jan 2. Days and times vary, visit torontooperetta.com.

Torrent Productions. Cinderella: A Merry Magical Pantomime. Royal Canadian Legion #001, 243 Coxwell Ave. 1-800-838-3006. $35; $25(ch). Opens Dec 21, 7pm. Runs to Dec 30. Mon/Wed/Thurs/Sat/Sun(2pm), Thurs-Sat(7pm).

Tweed and Company Theatre. A Tweed and Company Christmas. St. John’s United Church, 26 Spring St. E., Tweed. tweedandcompany.com. $15. Dec 15, 7pm.

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. New Music Festival: Opera Double Bill - The Raven / The Maiden from the Sea (Futari Shizuka). Music by Toshio Hosokawa. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st); free(UofT st). Jan 17, 7:30pm.

University of Toronto Faculty of Music. U of T Opera: Opera Student Composer Collective - Who Killed Adriana? Sandra Horst, conductor; Michael Patrick Albano, director. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. Free. Jan 20, 2:30pm.

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. Fierabras. Music by Franz Schubert, libretto by Joseph Kupelwieser. St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $29; $50; $65. Feb 3, 2:30pm.

William Lavigne. Jack and the Beanstalk. Music and lyrics by William Lavigne. Telus Centre, Temerty Theatre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $20. Dec 8, 3pm.

Young People’s Theatre. Mary Poppins. Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, with George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, book by Julian Fellowes. Young People’s Theatre, 165 Front St. E. 416-862-2222. $10-$65. Opens Nov 5, 10:15am. Runs to Jan 6. Days and times vary. Visit youngpeoplestheatre.ca for details.

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