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Famous People Players Dinner Theatre

343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
+1 416-532-1137
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A great way to spent an afternoon

The Famous People Players are a very professional group. They provide a very good meal and put on a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David S
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Orangeville, Ontario
the dinner and theatre show are a must to experience

how wonderful to have this troupe of special performers available to entertain us. their shows are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
_samlamb37
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Tillsonburg, Canada
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This group mounts unique, visually fantastic "black light" shows. Famous People Players is renowned not just for the quality of its shows, but also for bringing out the creative potential in performers with disabilities. The price of the show includes a four-course dinner.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“black light” (27 reviews)
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LOCATION
343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
Etobicoke
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+1 416-532-1137
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Famous People Players are a very professional group. They provide a very good meal and put on a first class show. A great way to spend one's time in Toronto.Everone is very hospitable and helpful.

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 days ago

how wonderful to have this troupe of special performers available to entertain us. their shows are a show stopper hit. they have proved themselves worthy of world wide acclaim. these humble performers also take pride in hosting and serving you before and after the show....More

Thank _samlamb37
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

All the Players were thrilled with your review. Thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to entertain you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best shows this company has done! The food was delicious, the show was excellent and the people all worked so hard to give the audience a good time! Definitely recommend it. Very professionally done from start to finish!

Thank CelticMiss
Reviewed 1 week ago

This weekend we attended the new show "Made in Canada" celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary. The meal was excellent and the service was great. The servers do an awesome job and are very attentive. The show is one of a kind visual extravaganza. Thumbs up to...More

Thank tor4227
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review. We are so happy you enjoyed the experience. Everyone seems to be loving our NEW show. It is all about finding your passion, enjoying what you do and then you don't work a day in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent dining, service and music! The new show deserves a great review. Diane outdid herself and the actors are very professional. It is very entertaining and should be on the list of "what to do in the Toronto area". Congratulations to Diane Dupuy and her...More

Thank Rolande G
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are so proud to be #1 for Concerts & Shows on Trip Advisor. Being a not for profit company we truly value these reviews. Enjoy the rest of your summer until we meet again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent. Service was good. And the show was fantastic. This is a black light puppet show, basically, and the the intricate movements were amazing. It was unlike anything I'd ever seen before.

Thank Dwayne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last week we attended a preview show of FPP new show "Made in Canada". It was fun. We started off with a delicious meal. Then Alex Trebek started off the show with some Jeopardy questions. The entire show was energetic, amusing and very entertaining. Following...More

Thank Toronto14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited the Famous People Players again with a bus load of seniors from Kingsway Arms Retirement Centre and friends from the community. We were absolutely wowed with the new "Made in Canada" show and our group had nothing but praise for the newly...More

Thank maretc2014
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love our return Patrons because that means we must be doing something right. We are now entering our 43rd year. It is 2017, Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday, and this is where we will get our inspiration from. Longstanding symbols of Canada are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just emigrated to Toronto from the States. This is why I love FPP--their Made in Canada show touches your heart.

Thank ValerieC159255
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We invite everyone to come and see this magnificent show celebrating our Sesquicentennial. Thank you for coming to Famous PEOPLE Players.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brought a group of students from Chicago while visiting Toronto. Excellent introduction to a unique art form, and the power and potential of social entrepreneurship. Thank you for making change in the world through art!More

Thank ahc1985
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy you had a wonderful time. We love our student groups. Also, it was my idea that everyone has a creative core inside themselves. The message I hope students walk away with is to know that we all have a disAbility and...More

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Etobicoke
Etobicoke is a relaxed area along the Humber River.
It's saturated with green spaces and conservatories,
making it a premier destination for outdoor sports,
hiking, and nature walks. Its abundance of parkland
and lakes makes it a typical spot for fishing,
picnicking, and camping out, especially in warmer
months. The peaceful area is also enjoyed by families,
who appreciate its boardwalks and sports facilities.
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Rodney401
How much are tickets for act 1,2,3 (lunch or dinner, show, dessert)? 2 adults, 2 children(1 is 19 & 1 is 11)
8 April 2017|
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you so much for your interest. For a delicious 3 course lunch or dinner and show: You are best to call in and ask for a Family Package. 2 AD 1 CH = $153.00 + HST = $172.89 1 Student = $62.00 + HST = $70.06... More
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poppadoug
Is the theatre accessible for a lady whom is 102 years and uses a walker?
28 January 2017|
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
Totally Accessible. My mother is 101 years old still working and would love to meet your mother. Please let me know when you are coming. We will put out the red carpet. We are a Place Where Special Happens and your mother... More
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CatherineT73
What is in the dinner menu for kids ?
23 December 2016|
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Response from Diane D | Property representative |
The children are able to have what is on the regular menu: Cornish Hen (or some form of Chicken), Salmon or Vegetarian - Saturday night is AAA Top Sirloin Steak in place of the Cornish Hen. The children may have the above... More
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