You are viewing a past performance of Dreamgirls

Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below...

You might also like

Until Aug 26, 2018

Willy Wonka

Enter Willy Wonka's world of pure imagination in this captivating adaptation.

Open Run

Come From Away

star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

From the beginning of the pounding percussion line, the energy in the theatre was palpable. I've never felt anything like it!

Until Aug 12, 2018

Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I

star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

Something wonderful indeed. The King and I is a five-handkerchief masterpiece

location

100 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 2Z4

Dreamgirls Poster

Dreamgirls

Closed November 19, 2017

Sisterhood and sacrifice hit all the right notes in this powerful musical drama

Why See Dreamgirls?

An enduring show that hits all the right notes

Toronto's very own LOT are kicking off their 2017/18 with a smash-hit musical that celebrates sisterhood, song and sacrifice for the greater good. First opening in 1981 on Broadway, it swept up the major awards and garnered such acclaim that it has become a success across the world. Even spawning a movie starring Queen Bey and winning an Academy Award for Jennifer Hudson, this engaging story is full of onstage joy and backstage drama, and the trials and tribulations that come with fame and fortune.

With a strong soul and Motown-based score that includes the hits "Steppin' to the Bad Side" "Cadillac Car" and "And I'm Telling You I'm Not Going," we journey with a trio of hopeful talents called Deena Jones, Lorrell Robinson and Effie White. Young, but determinedly ambitious, they are performing simply as The Dreamettes", when they are approached by ambitious agent Curtis Taylor, Jr. Desperate to find a group of backup singers for notable lothario and soul and rock'n'roll sensation James 'Thunder' Early , he lands them a lucrative touring job and begins to guide their quickly rising career. However, when the beautiful Deena emerges as the favored star of the group rather than the full-voiced and larger Effie, the girls are brought to personal and professional crossroads.

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Opening night: 8 September 2017

Audience

Suitable for audiences aged 12 and upwards

Run time

TBA

And before you stop reading

Image taken from the 2009 Broadway production

What you thought

3 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

5.0 star rating

Barbara MacGibbon: “Dreamgirls a must see!”

A group of us saw Dreamgirls yesterday afternoon. What a talented cast. The... more

Barbara MacGibbon: “Dreamgirls a must see!”

A group of us saw Dreamgirls yesterday afternoon. What a talented cast. The... more

Read all reviews Write a review

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about Dreamgirls at Lower Ossington Theatre - Mainstage.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: All prices are listed in US Dollars (USD). The term Lower Ossington Theatre - Mainstage and/or Dreamgirls as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Lower Ossington Theatre - Mainstage and/or Dreamgirls and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Lower Ossington Theatre - Mainstage and/or Dreamgirls and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.