Simcoe Street Theatre

The Simcoe Street Theatre is an intimate 100 seat black-box studio theatre, located at 65 Simcoe Street in Collingwood.  The theatre is available for short and long term rentals.  Itโ€™s an ideal venue to hold productions, concerts, lectures, art shows, classes, meetings, private functions and workshops.

For rental information, availability, and updates on any of our shows please contact us.



Music Lab: On-Demand

Monday, February 24 | 7:00-9:00 PM | Free

We’re filling the void between our ๐˜”๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜“๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ด with ๐˜–๐˜ฏ-๐˜‹๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ – an elevated open mic experience that welcomes everyone to share anything.

Our inaugural ๐˜–๐˜ฏ-๐˜‹๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ will be hosted by a questionnaire. Not to be confused with the 80s band, ๐˜˜๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด – we mean an actual questionnaire! The kind with hit singles like ๐˜”๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ-๐˜Š๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ ๐˜˜๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ and ๐˜๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜‰๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฌ. Your input will help shape the future of ๐˜”๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜“๐˜ข๐˜ฃ – enhancing and improving it. So, come out, have your say and play!

๐˜—๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต (๐˜ฅ๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜ฎ ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ต ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฆ) ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ธ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ.

๐— ๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ: ๐—ข๐—ป-๐——๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ
Future ๐˜–๐˜ฏ-๐˜‹๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด will have actual hosts and be scheduled based on demand. If you’re interested in getting involved contact Tyler Cleary – tcleary@collingwood.ca


Theatre Collingwood Presents

Adam’s Unplugged Puppet Party

March 19 | Shows @ 2:30 & 5:30 PM

This March Break bring the kids and the grandkids to Simcoe Street Theatre for a wonderful family show starring Adam Proulx & his cast of outrageous puppets!


On the night of the big storm, Adam finds himself โ€œunpluggedโ€ with no cell phones or devices. Adam and his puppet friends ask everyone to use their imagination to adventure beyond the Internet to a spectacular party with musicians, dancing pizzas, singing pineapples, and a wise crackinโ€™ lobster. Good for all ages. Geared for ages 3 โ€“ 8 years.
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Call our Box Office to purchase your tickets: 705-445-2200 or 1-866-382-2200
Visit us at 115 Hurontario Street, Suite 104 Collingwood, ON L9Y 2L9
p.s. Children 3 years of age and under are FREE!


Violet’s Blues Productions Presents

Lurrie Bell Band – Chicago Blues Legend

Saturday, March 14 | 8 PM | $85

Grammy Nominated Lurrie Bell was born in 1958, the son of famed blues harmonica player Carey Bell, Lurrie Bell picked up his fatherโ€™s guitar at age of five and taught himself to play. He was clearly gifted. In addition, he grew up with many of the Chicago blues legends around him. Eddie Taylor, Big Walter Horton, Eddie C. Campbell, Eddie Clearwater, Lovie Lee, Sunnyland Slim, Jimmy Dawkins and many more were frequent visitors to his house. They all helped to shape and school him in the blues, but none as much as his fatherโ€™s long-time employer Muddy Waters.


Creating Opportunities for Change

Tuesday, March 31 | 9 AM-4 PM | Free

๐—ฆ๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ณ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป – ๐—ฆ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€ & ๐—ฆ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—–๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐—ฒ
โ€ข Recognize trauma, violence & discrimination
โ€ข The intersection of gender and culture
โ€ข Increase safety and equity

๐—ฌ๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ฎ ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—š๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ป๐˜† ๐—ข๐—ณ๐—ณ ๐—ฎ ๐—•๐˜‚๐˜€!
A play created by seniors, based on real-life scenarios including financial, physical, psychological, spiritual, medical, , neglect, isolation and social abuse. “Granny” offers a heartening approach to the harsh reality of senior abuse, followed by a Q&A.

๐—ข๐—น๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ฃ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐— ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฆ๐˜†๐˜€๐˜๐—ฒ๐—บ๐˜€
This presentation focus on age-related illnesses in the justice, civil mental health systems, legal needs and provide resources and supports available. Older Adults and the Justice System: A Navigational Guidebook for Caregivers and Service Providers, will be showcased.


The Break-Up Diet

Saturday, April 25 | 6:30-9:00 PM | $22

“๐˜๐˜ต ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ๐˜ด ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜•๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ข ๐˜Œ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ’๐˜ด ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ฃ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ข ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ด๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ.” – TORONTO NOW MAGAZINE
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“Tamara Williamsonโ€™s ๐™๐™๐™š ๐˜ฝ๐™ง๐™š๐™–๐™  ๐™๐™ฅ ๐˜ฟ๐™ž๐™š๐™ฉ is a clever, emotional and intensely personal narrative that takes you, insight by insight; from heart-hollowing suspicions to explosive confrontations to painful introspection; through what is essentially a brilliant musical autopsy of a failed marriage.”
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“Engrossing, like a really good extended Moth Radio Hour story backed by your favourite indie bar band.”

“This is not musical theatre like you would expect. Itโ€™s raw and alternative. It sugar coats nothing and it does not tidy itself up for a happy ending.”