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The Georgian Theatre is a professional performing arts facility located on the campus of Georgian College in Barrie’s north end and is managed by the Department of Culture. Take a virtual tour!

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Talk Is Free Theatre Comedy Festival 2016

Presented by Talk Is Free Theatre​

September 27, 2016 and September 30, 2016
Showtimes:
8:00pm

Colin Mochrie and Deb McGrath - 8:00pm on September 27, 2016

Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers - 8:00pm on September 30, 2016

The Music Man runs from September 15 to October 1, 2016 - Site Specfic, Citywide production

Single tickets available online! Buy tickets to 2 or more shows and save 10%! The subscription and discount apply to Colin Mochrie, Buddy Wasisname and The Music Man - please call the box office at 705-739-4228 or visit us in person at 1 Dunlop Street West.

Reserved Seating
Comedy: Rows AA-K: $57.50
Comedy: Pods - $41.68
Music Man: $40.80
Buy tickets to 2 or more shows and save 10%!
Please note a parking fee of $3.00 upon exioting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

A Very Frozen Musical

Presetented by Blackrose Durham Entertainment​

October 2, 2016
Showtimes:
10am & 1:30pm

The City of Barrie has been notified by the promoter of A VERY FROZEN MUSICAL, Blackrose Durham Entertainment, that the 2 Barrie shows scheduled for October 2nd have been cancelled. The City was advised by legal counsel representing Disney, that the promoter did not obtain the required legal rights to produce this show and this is why the shows have been cancelled.

Ticket purchasers will be fully refunded.

The City of Barrie theatres apologize for any inconvenience.

 
Reserved Seating
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Splash'N Boots Big Yellow Boot Tour

​Presented by Treehouse

October 8, 2016
Showtimes:
1:00pm

"Hands up! Let's see you Jump with Treehouse TV’s Splash’N Boots! They bring you their hilarity and infectious music – and just the right amount of ridiculous! - daily on TV screens in over 8.3 million homes across Canada with their TV show, “The Big Yellow Boot”. Now, these three-time JUNO Nominees are taking their high-energy Big Yellow Boot dance party to the stage, coast to coast with 'Treehouse Presents: Splash'N Boots' Big Yellow Boot Tour'!

For the FIRST time ever the cutting-edge children's entertainers are bringing their Big Yellow Boot friends – Charlie, Keys and Jumping Jack Granny – across the country with them, making this tour the first of its kind for Splash'N Boots. It promises to be the biggest and most highly anticipated yellow and blue dance party to date!"
Reserved Seating
VIP (First 6 rows): $40.00

Regular: $25.00
PLEASE NOTE: All persons must have a ticket, including infants. Children under 12 months of age are free (no physical seat). Please contact the Box Office to arrange a ticket. ID may be required. Limited tickets available.

Please note there will be a $6.00 parking fee upon exiting Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

RON JAMES...PEDAL TO THE METAL!

​Presented by Shantero Productions

October 15, 2016
Showtimes:
7:30pm

Award-winning comedian RON JAMES has been selling out theatres for 15 years with his marathon, side-splitting, kinetically charged performances. Marshaling a comedian’s eye for satire and a writer’s ear for language, Ron takes his audience on a breath-taking, non-stop roller coaster ride, cutting a wide swath through contemporary culture with his razor-sharp ribald wit, uncompromising standards and unique, poetically honed delivery ... a stand-out amongst ‘stand-ups’.

 
With eight critically acclaimed one-hour comedy specials under his belt, plus five seasons starring in his own series, “The Ron James Show”, Canada’s #1 road warrior is back doing what he does best: delivering laughs face to face and coast to coast ... a full throttle Pedal To The Metal ride!
Reserved Seating
$55.00
Please note a parking fee of $3.00, paid upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

FiddleFire!

​Presented by Theatres@ Barrie

October 15, 2016
Showtimes:
2:00pm

JUNO Nominee and Canadian Folk Music Award Winner Chris McKhool is hailed as “Canada’s greatest eco-troubadour for young people”. He has been delighting audiences with infectious songs and exotic world instruments for two decades, reaching one million children! All of Chris’ shows feature original songs from his appearances on Mr. Dressup, YTV’s Treehouse, TVOntario and CBC.

In FiddleFire Chris McKhool introduces to several musical styles: jazz, blues, flamenco, Gypsy-jazz, classical, East Coast fiddling and more. Children scat-sing, become a rhythm section and join the band to play rare percussion instruments from around the world.
Reserved Seating
Single Tickets: $20.00
Subscription to all 4 Theatres for Kids shows: $65.00
*Theatre for Kids shows include FiddleFire!, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Moon Mouse and TerZettto
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including infants. Please contact the Box Office for Babes in Arms policy.

Please note there will be a $6.00 parking fee upon exiting Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Suubi Benefit Concert

October 21, 2016
Showtimes:
5:00pm
“An inspiring and unforgettable educational entertainment benefit concert and documentary screening By Suubi ( Hope) Fusion Troupe out of the Cambridge Secondary school in Kyengera, Uganda, East Africa”
 
For more information CLICK HERE

Reserved Seating
Regular: $30.00
Senior (over 65)/Student (under 21): $25.00 (Available by contacting the Box Office at 705-739-4228. Proof of age may be required.)
Please note  a parking fee of $6.00 before 7pm and $3.00 after 7pm, paid upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Bits and Bytes of Broadway

​Presented by Barrie Sound Waves Chorus

October 22, 2016
Showtimes:
Oct 22, 2016 at 7:00pm

On October 22nd, 2016 The Barrie Soundwaves will bring Broadway to life on the stage at Georgian Theater. With popular songs from your favorite Broadway show this evening will be a night to enertain you. Sit back, relax and get your toe tapping because this is a night of music you do not want to miss!

General Admission
Adult: $25.00
Student/Senior: $20.00
Please note a parking fee of $3.00, paid upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

The Little Mermaid Jr.

Presented by Kempenfelt Community Players​

November 18 - 20, 2016
Showtimes:
Nov 18 at 7:00pm
Nov 19 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Nov 20 at 2:00pm

Journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR., adapted from Disney’s Broadway production and the motion picture (featuring the enormously popular Academy Award-winning music and delightfully charming book and lyrics). Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories, Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR. is an enchanting look at the sacrifices we all make for love and acceptance.

Reserved Seating
Adult: $22.00
Child/Student with VALID ID/Senior 60+: $16.00 (Proof of age required)
Groups 10+: $20.00 -  For group tickets call the box office at 705-739-4228
Please note a parking fee of $6.00 before 7pm and $3.00 after 7pm, paid upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Toopy and Binoo Live!

​Presented by Paquin Entertainment

November 23, 2016
Showtimes:
6:30pm

The zaniness continues as best friends, Toopy and Binoo, return to the live stage with their hit theatrical production, Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games. Filled with whimsical exuberance, families across Canada will dance and sing-along with Koba Entertainment’s hottest musical extravaganza.

The dynamic duo perfectly blends optimism, imagination, and spontaneity in their quest to find the best game ever! The story unfolds as a toy chest full of mismatched game and puzzle ignites a curious imagination: watch as Toopy and Binoo dance with X’s and O’s; wiggle with smiling snakes; try to outwit a gang of dancing ladders.
 
Along with boot stompin’ Dusteroo’s and limbo loving sheep, Toopy and Binoo return with their wackiest and most interactive adventure yet!
 
Entertaining and unpredictable, Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games integrates music, theatre, dance, puppetry and innovative multimedia technology to create an off-the-wall experience that will delight the entire family!
Reserved Seating
Premium Seating (First 5 rows of the Centre Section): $43.26
Regular: $29.76
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including babes in arms. Also, a parking fee or $6.00 before 7pm and $3.00 after 7pm will apply when exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
 
A $2.00 pet ticket online convenience fee applies to all online purchases.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

The Stampeders - In Concert

Presented by Shatero Productions​

November 25, 2016
Showtimes:
7:30pm

‘They're on their way, to the city lights’ ... and, THE predominant Canadian Rock ‘n’ Roll band of the 1970s – The Stampeders – are bringing along all their classic hits: Wild Eyes, Carry Me, Oh My Lady, Devil You, Monday Morning Choo Choo, Minstrel Gypsy, Hit the Road Jack and, of course, the quintessential Canadian – and Hall of Fame – song, Sweet City Woman!  A veritable soundtrack to a whole generation that will ‘carry you home’ ... maybe not to Birmingham ... but back to a time of tie-dyed t-shirts and elevator shoes, 15¢ coffee and homemade apple pie, dating and dreaming ...  By the time The Stampeders get to the first chorus of the first song, everyone will be singing along.

Reserved Seating
$55.00
PLease note an parking fee of $3.00 upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear and other Treasured Stories

​Presented by Theatres@Barrie

November 26, 2016
Showtimes:
2:00pm

Brown Bear, Brown Bear and other Treasured Stories by Eric Carle bring together old favourites and new friends. The hour-long production showcases the imaginative blend of innovative puppetry and striking scenic effects that has won international acclaim for the Nova Scotia-based theatre.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar joins a whimsical menagerie drawn from the pages of Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?  Celebrating its fiftieth anniversary, the story was written and illustrated by Carle and Bill Martin, Jr., and has served to introduce generations of toddlers to the delights of identifying colours and objects.
 
The heartwarming father-and daughter quest for an unusual plaything, Papa, Please Get the Moon For Me offers a splendid introduction to the wonderment of the lunar cycle.
Reserved Seating
Single Tickets: $20.00
Subscription to all 4 Theatres for Kids shows: $65.00
*Theatre for Kids shows are FiddleFire!, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Moon Mouse and TerZettto 
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including infants. Please contact the Box Office for Babes in Arms policy.

Please note there will be a $6.00 parking fee upon exiting Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas

​Presented by Theatres@Barrie

December 13, 2016
Showtimes:
7:30pm

This holiday season join Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, the award-winning fiddle virtuosos, in an intimate and unique Christmas concert series you will never forget. With the duo accompanied by an incredible array of talented session musicians – and their entire family – A Celtic Family Christmas will guide you into the wonderful world of a true Cape Breton Christmas celebration.

This year, A Celtic Family Christmas exceeds all expectations with riveting performances by Natalie, Donnell, and their children, bringing the Cape Breton Christmas to you. Through a mix of both song and dance and with a lineup of familiar Christmas songs intermingled with classic Celtic songs sure to warm your heart, they will take you on a journey of virtuoso performances, telling the story of the night before Christmas in the Leahy/Macmaster household.
Reserved Seating
$49.50
Please note a parking fee of $3.00 upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Max & Ruby Live!

​Presented by Paquin Entertainment

December 17, 2016
Showtimes:
1:00pm
Join beloved bunny siblings Max and Ruby as they take to the stage for their most magical performance yet. Koba Entertainment presents its acclaimed production, Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite. Inspired by one of the greatest musical scores ever - Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker – Max and Ruby are delighted to bring this holiday classic to a new generation this fall.
 
It’s Christmas Eve, and Ruby is busy trimming the tree, while Max is chasing the delicious scent of Grandma’s gingerbread cookies. There is a knock at the front door and they find a huge parcel from their Great Uncle Drosselmeyer. Ruby unwraps the package and soon realizes that each toy is from the story of the Nutcracker Ballet, including a Nutcracker doll.
 
As grandma reads the story of the Nutcracker, Max and Ruby’s imaginations whisk them away to a magical place where the Sugar Plum Fairy reigns. The two become characters in the beloved ballet, dancing, singing and trying delicious treats. Whether it was the sweets, or their lively imaginations, the bunny siblings soon head off to bed with visions of candy canes dancing in their heads. 
 
Max and Ruby’s adventure, accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece, is full of delectable dance and holiday magic perfect for the whole family.
 
 
Reserved Seating
$29.76
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including babes in arms. Also, a parking fee or $6.00 before 7pm and $3.00 after 7pm will apply when exiting the Georgian College parking lots.

 

A $2.00 pet ticket online convenience fee applies to all online purchases.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Brett Kissel - ICE, SNOW & 30 BELOW WINTER TOUR

​Presented by Live Nation

January 20, 2017
Showtimes:
7:30pm

JUNO and CCMA-Award winning country singer Brett Kissel will embark on his "Ice, Snow & 30 Below" Canadian tour, visiting 18 cities this coming January and February.

 
The tour begins January 12 in Sault St. Marie, Ontario, and will make its way through Ontario, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick before it wraps up in Georgetown, PEI, on February 4. The tour also marks Brett's first headlining performance in Toronto - January 20 at the Danforth Music Hall. A Western Canada tour will follow later next year.
 
 
Before that, Brett will perform at this Sunday's Canadian Country Music Association Awards show in London, Ontario with special guest Carolyn Dawn Johnson in what is sure to be a show-stopping emotional duet. Brett is nominated for five awards, tied for the most of any artist.
 
"I Didn't Fall In Love With Your Hair" is Brett's fourth single off his sophomore album, "Pick Me Up." A music video shot last month in Toronto will be released in the coming days.
 
Next month, the 2016 Allan Slaight Honour will be awarded to the country singer from Flat Lake, Alberta at the Canada's Walk of Fame induction ceremony. The Allan Slaight Honour recognizes young, inspirational Canadians who have achieved international success in the music industry. Kissel will be honoured alongside this year’s Walk of Fame inductees and will also be featured on the televised special. Past winners include Drake, The Weeknd and Shawn Mendes.
Reserved Seating
$57.55
 Please note a parking fee of $3.00 upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

Moon Mouse

​Presented by Theatres@Barrie

March 11, 2017
Showtimes:
2:00pm

Marvin the mouse wants to be popular. Constantly bullied and picked on by the “cool” rats, he is labeled as a looser and a geek. To get away from the continuous badgering,
he retreats into his science books and a world of fantasy. He longs to have adventures, to be the hero.

Join Marvin on the space adventure of a lifetime; a trip to the surface of the moon on his homemade rocket, where he meets a strange cast of misfit creatures, learns of
infinite peril and awesome beauty. Will Marvin make his dreams come true and bring him the glory and acceptance he craves?
 
Lightwire Theater is proud to present MOON MOUSE, a cosmic adventure about celebrating differences.
Reserved Seating
Single Tickets: $20.00
Subscription to all 4 Theatres for Kids shows: $65.00
*Theatre for Kids shows include FiddleFire!, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Moon Mouse and TerZettto
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including infants. Please contact the Box Office for Babes in Arms policy.

Please note there will be a $6.00 parking fee upon exiting Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

TerZettto

​Presented by Theatres@Barrie

April 8, 2017
Showtimes:
2:00pm

Three doors, three chairs, three wooden boards...
One light bulb...


Combining the arts of clowning, the circus, music, theatrical and movement
techniques; watch as three very unique clowns meet, size each other up, experience some friction and create new friendships.
 
Through various scenes forged with humour and flair, this performance examines the topic of human relationships. It inspires playfulness, joy, and—most of all—lots of laughter!
Reserved Seating
Single Tickets: $20.00
Subscription to all 4 Theatres for Kids shows: $65.00
*Theatre for Kids shows include FiddleFire!, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Moon Mouse and TerZettto
Please note - all persons must have a valid ticket, including infants. Please contact the Box Office for Babes in Arms policy.

Please note there will be a $6.00 parking fee upon exiting Georgian College parking lots.
Purchase tickets online or contact the Box Office: 705-739-4228 or 1 Dunlop St. West.

About Georgian Theatre

The Georgian Theatre features a proscenium stage, fly gallery, sound, lighting, and performers dressing rooms with showers. Seating for 412 on the main level with 3 pods which can be used to increase the seating capacity to 680. The fully equipped theatre is also available for non-theatrical activity including conferences and seminars.

Location:
Georgian College Barrie Campus - Building C,  1 Georgian Drive. Adjacent to Highway #400 at Duckworth Street

Driving Directions:
Exit Hwy 400 at Duckworth Street; take Duckworth Street to Bell Farm Road; drive east along Bell Farm Road into the Georgian College Campus.

Parking:
Please note that parking fees apply upon exiting the Georgian College parking lots. Parking is $6 before 7pm and $3 after 7pm.

Box Office Hours
 
Regular hours: Tuesday to Friday, 12pm–6pm; Saturday 11am–5pm. Closed Sundays and Mondays
 
Please note that the box office at the venue of the show is open from one hour before the performance until the intermission for ticket purchase and pick-up.
 

Gift Certificates:
To purchase gift certificates, please visit the Mady Centre Box Office at 1 Dunlop Street West or call us at 705-739-4228.