Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts

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Welcome to The Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts

130 Gwendolyn Blvd.     Telephone: 905-476-0193
Keswick, Ontario            Email:
L4P 3W8                        

Closure Notice

As per the provincial announcement, as of Jan. 5, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. indoor areas such as concert venues, theatres, and cinemas are closed for at least 21 days.  All ticket holders of events will be contacted directly with the re-scheduled dates. For more information, please email

Yuk Yuk's - NEW Date Saturday May 28, 2022 8:00 p.m.

The Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts proudly presents Yuk Yuk's on Tour. Tickets on sale now $25 plus tax at Tixhub. This is a licensed event.

Yuk Yuk's on Tour is coming back to the Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts. Live comedy in front of anaudienc like it was always meant to be. Join us for a night full of laughter as we welcome three talented comedians: Cedric Newman, Juliana Rodrigues and Pete Johansson. COVID-19 protocols will be in place and visitors will need to show proof of vaccination or letter of medical exemption, and identification, in order to gain admission. 

Elton John Tribute Featuring Jeff Scott - NEW Date Thursday May 26, 2022 7:30 p.m. (Presented by Forrest Jones Entertainment)

Jeff Scott, based out of Richmond Hill, has been performing the music of Elton John for over 20 years.   His stage show features an array of dazzling outfits, superb and skillful piano playing and of course, the distinctive and powerful vocals we have come to know and love.  Combine all that with the flamboyant personality and even the subtle mannerisms, the visual aspect of the show is simply fabulous.  The musical repertoire is equally stunning and features songs from almost 4 decades of memorable hits; so you are sure to hear many of your favorites. The show has been performed all across North America, in venues ranging from stadiums and arena''s, theatres, and nightclubs and to live television and radio broadcasts. 

Box Office Hours of Operation - May be affected by closure

The Box office is open from:
                Monday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
                Tuesday to Friday: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
                Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Visit online or call 905-476-0193 or email for assistance.

Ticket Purchases - May be affected by closure

All tickets can be purchased online, over the phone or in person.
                * In person ticket sales will be available during box office hours only.
                * No walk in tickets will be available for purchase prior to the performance start time.
                * Online tickets can be purchased through TixHub 24/7.
  Method of Payment
In Person Credit (VISA, MasterCard), Debit, Cash
Over the Phone VISA, MasterCard

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COVID-19 Measures

COVID-19 Measures

When attending a performance at the Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts, patrons can feel safe and comfortable knowing that we are taking measures to protect you and our community.

The Ontario Government requires individuals over the age of 12 to be fully vaccinated and provide their paper or digital proof of vaccination status, along with photo ID, to attend performances and events.  Visit frequently asked questions regarding vaccination requirements.

Come prepared to show record of vaccination or letter of medical exemption and your identification in order to gain admission into the centre. Need your Ontario COVID-19 vaccine receipt? Visit Ontario COVID 19 Vaccination Service

On Oct. 9, 2021, the Ontario Government with the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health announced the lifting of capacity limits to allow for 100 per cent capacity for select indoor settings where proof of vaccination is required. This includes concert venues, theatres, and cinemas.  More information here. 

All shows will be sold at 100 per cent capacity with no physical distancing. Physical distancing will be required in all other areas of the centre except while seated in the theatre. 

Due to additional documents that will need to be checked upon arrival to the theatre, patrons may experience delays and/or line ups. Have all your documentation available and be sure to maintain physical distancing while in line.  

All patrons will be required to follow these additional safety requirements, self screen and sanitize hands upon entry and always wear a mask that covers the nose, mouth and chin. Masks may be removed temporarily to consume food or drink while seated. 

We will continue to observe all provincially and regionally mandated safety protocols and do everything we can to provide a safe and meaningful return to the theatre.   

Anyone experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or advised by Public Health to self-isolate may not enter the Stephen Leacock Theatre. If you are unable to attend a performance for these reasons, please contact the box office at 905-476-0193 or by email at prior to the show where possible.

Enhanced cleaning measures have been established and Stephen Leacock Theatre employees, volunteers and security staff will be there to ensure your safety.  

Be sure to follow additional signage for your safety and safe flow through the centre.

Questions or concerns?  Feel free to contact us at 905-476-0193 or by email at 

We look forward to safely welcoming you back to the Stephen Leacock Theatre of Performing Arts.