TOM HENDRY: Kickstarter of Canadian Theatre
Current Exhibit: On Now
Macdonald Heaslip Walkway of Theatre History
at Hart House Theatre, University of Toronto.
Theatre Museum Canada is delighted to share with you
these posters that Tom’s family donated to the museum – and to share the
glimpse they offer you of our country developing its professional
Theatre Museum Goes Backstage
Arts, Crafts & Hobbies Pavilion
Friday August 21
to Monday September 7
10:00am to 10:00pm
Thanks again to all those who came to Theatre Museum Canada’s Pop-Up Exhibit in the Arts Crafts & Hobbies Pavilion featuring costumes and masks from Toronto theatre companies.
Kids and families created and coloured their own costume and stage designs in the special hands-on craft area.
News and Events
King Blue sets the stage for Theatre Museum Canada
When King Blue by Greenland Condominiums takes its place in the Toronto skyline at the corner of King Street West and Blue Jays Way, it will house a unique component to which no other condo development in the country can lay claim — it will be home to Theatre Museum Canada.
With profound gratitude Theatre Museum Canada thanks actor Ron Braden for the charitable gift of $548,000 made in his Will. The largest donation ever made to Theatre Museum Canada, it creates The Gertrude Isobelle Braden Fund, named after his mother, and will help the organization preserve Canadian theatre heritage for future generations.
Trying to remember who was in that show you loved? This new website is for you
Theatre Museum Canada is delighted to present a new website project recording the production history and performance dates of Toronto’s professional theatre: The Toronto Theatre Database Project (www.ttdb.ca).
The preview launch includes over 400 plays produced in the last five years. This is a work in progress. We plan to include plays from past decades, and from across the country.