Historic Theatre in Toronto’s Lower East Side

The Redwood, circa 1914, is located in Toronto’s east end, at Greenwood and Gerrard. A 200 seat theatre, 950 sq ft studio space, popup cafe, & co-working centre houses artists, performers, inventors, and innovators in the art, tech, and entertainment industries.

What’s Going on at The Redwood

Open Mic Cafe


Open Mic - First Thursdays. Open Mic The Redwood Theatre Cafe Address: 1300 Gerrard St. East Date: Thursday, March 7th Time: 7:30pm Are you a musician, comedian, poet or just someone who wants an audience to rant to (seriously)? Come on down for some airtime, drinks (boozy or caffeinated) and good community vibes.

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07 May 2019

Flying Hearts

Join four friends as they set off on an imagination adventure through the sights, sounds, and textures of earth, water, air, and light! Flying Hearts combines dance, theatre and music in a multi-sensory and interactive dance/theatre creation that promises a rich and stimulating arts experience for young audiences. Flying Hears

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11 May 2019

Wee Festival: Tweet Tweet


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17 May 2019


Collaboration, Entertainment, Innovation

The Redwood is a mixed use centre featuring 20 foot ceilings, sprung oak floor, and a stage  in the theatre, and fully equipped circus centre. A new popup cafe space is coming to town, featuring innovative products by local food artisans and community co-working space. Supporting tenants and community surrounding this unique creative hub.

The Redwood Theatre

The Redwood Theatre supports innovation in entertainment, music, drama, dance, diversity, and accessibility. Tactile Acoustic seats are available.

Toronto Circus Centre

One of Toronto’s foremost circus artists, Jen Georgopoulos brings the Toronto Circus Centre to the Redwood with open gym, birthday parties, training and performance.

The Inventors Nest

Toronto’s only virtual reality and Immersive technology innovation hub is in the Redwood. Hardware, inventors, entertainment, and immersive technologies.

The Nest Cafe in the Redwood is now brought to you by The Inventors Nest. Supporting the theatre, the Nest Cafe is also co-working space, coffee and ice cream shop, and VR cinema.

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Located in Toronto’s East End and serving our communities in Little India, Leslieville, Riverdale, the Beach, and the GTA.

What's Going on at The Redwood