Luminato 2019 festival runs June 7 - 23 at venues across Toronto and we can't wait to bring you more world premieres, stunning collaborations, and groundbreaking shows - but don't take our word for it, scroll down for a sneak peek at five shows from the 2019 festival that are on sale now!
The full Luminato 2019 line up will be announced in the spring.
See you soon!
June 15 & 16, 18-22 | Fleck Dance Theatre
Back by popular demand! See the world premiere of the full-length version of Obeah Opera, a hypnotizingly rhythmic, a capella retelling of the Salem witch trials, from the perspective of the Caribbean slave women who experienced it.
June 12-16 | Berkeley Street Theatre
Following a sold-out run at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre in 2017, the 2018 Dora Award-winning Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools returns; witness two powerful storytellers as they map new territory, giving voice, music, and ceremony to the histories, cultures, and climate we have all inherited.
June 19-23 | Harbourfront Centre Theatre
Following its work-in-progress presentation at Luminato 2018, see the world premiere of the musical theatre production featuring internationally-renowned baritone Russell Braun portraying the rise and fall of famed Austrian exile, Hollywood film composer and "unperson", Hanns Eisler.
June 7-13 | Bluma Appel Theatre
From award-winning artists Daniel Brooks & Kim Collier comes a provocative film theatre hybrid about an aging matriarch who must contend with her family's corrupt legacy before she dies.
June 9 & 10 | John Bassett Theatre
One of Moscow's oldest theatre companies returns to Toronto with a show that will sweep you off your feet and into a storm of intrigue, hidden truths, and heaps of snow.