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Theatre Schedule

Purple Theatre Company

Box Office: 519-255-7600

Every year has a new series of uniquely original local theatre productions! Bringing joy to thousands of theatregoers for over 18 years, The Purple Theatre Company (PTC) presents its season productions at Mackenzie Hall. Special group bookings and private performances are also available.

Windsor Writers Series

The Purple Theatre Company presents:
Dark Steps by Joey Ouellette

Friday, March 24 at 8:00pm
Saturday, March 25 at 8:00pm
Sunday, March 26 at 2:00pm

When Helen's best friend is murdered in this tense drama, she loses her grip on the fabric of her life. As the threads of her relationships unravel she struggles to find a place to start again.

The Purple Theatre Company with Opia Theatre Collective presents:
Fermata by Cassidy Anne Hicks

Friday, April 28 at 8:00pm
Saturday, April 29 at 8:00pm
Sunday, April 30 at 2:00pm

When Clara loses her ability to play the piano to a mysterious neurological condition, she and her partner Tim struggle to re-evaluate their relationship to their music and to each other in a suddenly silent environment.

The Purple Theatre with Windsor Feminist Theatre & Mayworks Festival presents:
The Bolt House by Lydia Friesen

Friday, May 19 at 8:00pm
Saturday, May 20 at 8:00pm
Sunday, May 21 at 2:00pm

The Bolt House begins with Marley beginning at a new job whose quirks leave her dumbfounded. Together, she and her new coworkers must find a way to overcome the unique challenges of corporate life.

The Purple Theatre with Paper-Knife Theatre presents:
Runaway by Brittni Brinn

Friday, June 9 at 8:00pm
Saturday, June 10 at 8:00pm
Sunday, June 11 at 2:00pm

As Patrick's memory deteriorates, his daughter Kim has to renegotiate her ideas about personal freedom. Will she find a way for Patrick to retain his independence, or will she have to give up her individual goals to make sure he is taken care of?

$15 General Admission, $10 Students
3 Shows for $40
4 Shows for $50
Sunday matinees are Pay What You Can, with limited seating. To reserve a seat, please purchase tickets in advance.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please phone Mackenzie Hall at 519-255-7600.

In addition to Purple Theatre Company's regular season of plays, PTC offers Holiday Dinner Theatre during November and December, and the You Be The Judge audience-participation dinner theatre trials for group tours all year round.

To contact Purple Theatre, email

Advance tickets for all performances are available through the Mackenzie Hall Box Office. Order with Visa and MasterCard by phoning 519-255-7600, or in person with debit, cash or cheque.​​