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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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Worth the flight from Arizona

The show and food was awesome. What a great venue and the performers were so amazing - what a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ron_LINY
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Selden, New York
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Did not know what we were going to see-Wonderful

Our Seniors Group attended the lunch show last Thursday and we were exceptionally happy to attend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bongie2015
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Toronto, 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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LOCATION
343 Evans Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1K2, Canada
Etobicoke
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+1 416-532-1137
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The show and food was awesome. What a great venue and the performers were so amazing - what a great opportunity for the players. Please watch the mercer report on their homepage - you will want to go tonight! A must see!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Seniors Group attended the lunch show last Thursday and we were exceptionally happy to attend. The food was excellent and the service was more than we could ever ask for, everyone was so polite and helpful with all of our questions. For the show...More

Thank bongie2015
Diane D, President & Founder at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Famous PEOPLE Players is a very unique Canadian Treasure. What you see is Sensational and What you don't see is Inspirational. Each & every individual is born with a gift and it is up to each person to unlock their true potential. Famous PEOPLE Players...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were looking for a way to celebrate our wedding anniversary. I had looked at other shows/plays and this was such a great price as it was a dinner and a show! We both remember famous people players growing up but did...More

Thank Bill F
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 our unique Dinner Theatre, a Canadian Treasure. I love the fact that you felt re-charged and that you said that we are happy with what we are doing. I always say, "you never work a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 5 of us went to the 150 Canada Anniversary performance. It was wonderful!! The dinner area was nicely arranged and we enjoyed the soft sounds of a quartet that made the dinner so comfortable. We were warmly greeted and sat down. Our...More

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

This is a terrific review and we thank you so much for the time and thought you put into writing it. I want you to know that I read your review allowed to our Players. They are our 'unsung heroes' and they truly appreciate feeling...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today I took a group of older adults to the Famous People Players. We had a first rate experience -the food was delicious and the show was entertaining. Everyone in my group left feeling inspired and energized. This is a very senior-friendly place.More

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

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are thrilled that you had a good time. Our Seniors who come always enjoy the food as it is served HOT! People's spirits always seem to be uplifted when they visit Famous PEOPLE Players. We hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful show and great time we had with our friends. The dinner was delicious and the service was excellent. Highly recommend this place, and it's a great place to take out of town guests.More

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to review and recommending us to out of town guests. Trip Advisor is such a great place for out of town guests to find us. We are a Unique Canadian Treasure who has travelled the world as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got tickets for my birthday and had a blast! The food was great and so was the show. Wonderful staff and wonderful act.

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

We truly appreciate your support and are so happy that you enjoyed the experience so much. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you consider yourself to be someone with a heart, you will LOVE this theatre show! The wonderful meal is a bonus! I repeat, every individual who considers themselves a good person with a kind heart should see the productions of this not-for-profit theatre group...More

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

The three woman from Alberta. There should be a movie about your adventures. You were as gracious, kind, excited and over the top in a great way, just like your review. We all applaud you with a standing ovation from the Players. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff made this special event in our family even more special! The experience was so inspiring and the made in Canada show was fantastic! This show was truly the best I have seen in many years and made me so proud to know that...More

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

We are so happy that your family had such a SPECIAL time. We pride ourselves as being a place where extended families have an extraordinary experience and Make Memories. Often extended families make it a tradition as we are a place with good old-fashioned values...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

My wife & I had attended Famous People Players shows many years ago and decided to go to a lunch performance while on vacation. As usual, the meal was delicious, the servers friendly and very attentive and the show, celebrating Canada's 150th birthday, was excellent....More

Thank Rob C
Diane D, President & Founder. at Famous People Players Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

It is our return customers that let us know we must be doing something right. We are so grateful you returned and for your continued support. Your dinner theatre ticket sales support our Exceptional Achievement and Educational Programs. With appreciation.

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poppadoug
14 September 2017|
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Response from CelticMiss | Reviewed this property |
Contacting Diane Dupuy would be the best way to start. Her mother is at most of the shows but I'm sure if she knew you were going to be there with your mother she would make the effort to be there also.
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Rodney401
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
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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