On December 1st 1919, theatre tycoon and self-made millionaire Ambrose Small sold all of his theatres at a profit of $1.7 million. The next day, he disappeared and his body was never recovered. The mystery surrounding the true-story disappearance of Ambrose Small is explored as audiences go behind the curtains of one of his former properties: the Grand Theatre.

Presented in partnerhip with DLT

Directed by: Daniele Bartolini, Danya Buonastella, & Liam Karry

Location: Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St., Kingston, Ontario 

Dates: July 15, 16, 17, 19, August 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15. All shows start at 7:30pm.
Tickets: $20 plus HST and handling fees
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The Kick & Push Festival

Single Thread Theatre Company is proud to be part of the inaugural Kick & Push Festival, Kingston's newest summer attraction. 

Ambrose at the Ontario Celebration Zone

Our mini immersive production of Ambrose will be down at the Ontario Celebration Zone, Harbourfront Centre in Toronto on: 

  • Aug. 2 12:00 pm, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, 2:30 pm

  • Aug. 3 11:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:00pm, 1:30 pm

  • Aug. 13 11:30 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:00pm.

  • Aug. 14 1:00pm, 1:30pm, 3:30, 4:00pm

Space is limited. Free Admission.


The Company

Founded in 2003, the Single Thread Theatre Company uses non-traditional spaces to explore history and culture in a provocative way. Having produced site-specific theatre for Toronto landmarks such as the Art Gallery of Ontario, Fort York, the Toronto First Post Office, the Campbell House Museum and Spadina Historic House and Gardens, Single Thread engages and inspires audiences with themes of universal significance.

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