Community Programming

Join us for additional programming in support of the festival shows and our community at large. Please note, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre requires all audience members to be masked while attending Next Stage shows and programming in their venue.

After Stage with TENT

Presented in collaboration with the 2023 TENT Program and Next Stage companies.

This season, the 2023 TENT (Theatre Entrepreneurs' Network & Training) Program artist producers have collaborated with each Next Stage company to create and produce programming that expands the experience of each production. Registration for these events is free. 

Full schedule and details will be announced soon.

Indie Arts Workshop & Social

Presented in partnership with TAPA.

Calling indie arts workers of all kinds! Join us for an enlightening session that will focus on how to balance the pressures of life, work, and caring for others in your community. Following the workshop, we will be hosting a casual evening of conversation and connection with your peers. Registration for this event is free.

Full details will be announced soon.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show ASL-INterpreted Screening

Presented in partnership with and as a fundraiser for The Disability Collective.

Let's do the time warp again! For the first time event in Toronto, don't miss a screening of cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show featuring ASL interpretation by a Deaf cast. Join The Disability Collective to sing, dance, and sign along to kick off your Halloweekend. 

Dammit Janet! Let's make this spooky season accessible!

Click here for full details and to purchase tickets. 

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