408 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 2A7
VideoCabaret is one of Canada's most inventive, prolific and celebrated theatre ensembles. The company's founding playwrights Michael Hollingsworth and Deanne Taylor have created many enduring plays, and with renowned designers and actors have devised spectacularly original styles of performance -- black-box epics, multi-media cabarets, musicals, opera, and masquerades.
In 1976, VideoCabaret began to make the first plays integrating video-cameras, piles of hot-wired TV's, and live rock'n'roll; and staged these spectacles in famous and notorious venues in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa, New York and London.
Over the last twenty-five years, they have garnering twenty-two Dora Awards and more than sixty Nominations. In the 80's and 90's VideoCab enjoyed performed mainly on the stages of Toronto's heroic new-play producers -- Theatre Passe Muraille, Factory Theatre and the Theatre Centre.