Tix & Venues
Email our box office for the fastest service (Monitored 10 am – 10 pm) firstname.lastname@example.org
To listen to detailed information about tickets, passes and venues, or to request a call back from a TOsketchfest rep:
Call 647-505-1050 and press 0 to leave a message for callback
How to Book tickets: All tickets are available for purchase ONLINE ONLY. We do not offer telephone ticketing services. In-person box office services are available starting one hour prior to the first show of the night at each Festival Venue. There is no guarantee that walk-up tickets will be available at the venue.
Payment Methods: The online box office accepts VISA, Mastercard, Amex and VISA Debit. In person box office accepts all of these methods plus cold hard cash.
Refunds/Exchanges: All ticket sales are final. No refunds are permitted; however, you may exchange the value of your ticket for another TOsketchfest event if you contact us by email or by phone at least 24 hours BEFORE your original event starts. If an exchange is not possible, we can convert your ticket purchase to a donation to TOsketchfest, one of Canada’s only charities with comedy at the core of our mandate!
Latecomers and Re-Entry: Latecomers and re-entry is permitted at a suitable break in the performance. The volunteer ushers will let you know when it is safe and appropriate to enter the theatre once a show has started.
Ticket Fees: Ticket fees range from $2-$5 per ticket depending on the price of the ticket or pass. Fees are set and charged by our ticketing provider, and are waived on cash purchases.
Programming Changes: All programming is subject to change without notice. Programming changes will be communicated to ticket holders by email, and our website and through social media.
Children and Minors: All TOsketchfest shows are created for adult audiences, but comedy lovers under 18 are permitted in all venues. Parental/guardian discretion is advised, and we highly recommend that audience members under 16 attend with a parent or guardian.
Length of Shows: All double bill performances are scheduled to run 75-80 minutes including an intermission. Shows with a single troupe/performer are scheduled to run 60-70 minutes without an intermission.
Passholder? If you are a passholder, you can take advantage of our Passholder Concierge to book your tickets in advance and to answer all of your Festival questions: email email@example.com
The Theatre Centre
The Franco Boni Theatre & The BMO Incubator for Live Arts
1115 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M6J 3T4
Venue is barrier free with push button doors, removable seating and accessible washrooms. Venue is licensed, with snacks available for purchase. Green P lots and street parking available near the venue, but parking is limited. Taking transit is advised.
Closest transit: Queen Street Car/Ossington or Dufferin Bus
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Comedy Bar Main / Comedy Bar Cabaret
945 Bloor Street W, Toronto, ON M6H 1L5
Venue is not accessible (flight of stairs down from street level). Venue is licensed, with full menu available. Green P lots and street parking available near the venue.
Closest transit: Ossington Subway.
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Streetcar Crowsnest (The Scotiabank Community Studio)
345 Carlaw Avenue Toronto, Ontario M4M 2T1
Venue is barrier free with push button doors, removable seating and accessible washrooms. Theatre is licensed, with food options and adjoining restaurant with full menu. Underground parking on-site and street parking available near the venue.
Closest transit: 72A or 72B Pape Bus from Pape Subway Station, or the 72B from Union Station
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Code of Conduct for Festival Participants:
The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival is committed to providing an environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity and where all individuals are safe. Harassment, abuse and violent acts will not be tolerated from any person. Discrimination and hate speech have no place in this Festival – on stage or off. Staff, volunteers, performers/artists and audience members all share in the responsibility for creating an environment free of harassment, violence, abuse and discrimination.
Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities:
Feel free to add information to the “Comments” section of your order to notify the venue of your accessibility needs.
Service Animals and Assistance Devices are welcome in all our public spaces. Support Persons accompanying a person with a disability are entitled to a 50% discount on ticket prices. Contact the box office by email, phone or in person to access this discount. We are happy to provide information through alternate communications methods upon request.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 647-505-1050 x4 for information about accessibility at TOsketchfest, or to notify us of your needs before you arrive at the festival. Notices of disruption of accessibility services will be posted here and through Facebook and Twitter.
We offer great group discounts for parties of 20 or more at all TOsketchfest shows, including reserved seating for your group. Groups of 10-19 receive reserved seating and reduced ticketing fees. For more information about bringing a group, email email@example.com to get the conversation started!
TOsketchfest shows are created for an adult audience. Content may include some dirty language, suggested sexual content, suggested mild drug use and/or adult themes. While we are able to admit comedy lovers of all ages, parental discretion is advised for audience under 18.