The Spotlight Series is The Port Theatre Society’s nationally acclaimed presentation series that includes some of the most exciting touring artists available, every one of them showcasing artistic excellence and innovation. At the heart of the Spotlight Series is a passion to create access to diverse and authentic experiences for our audiences. Choose from a variety of exciting events. There’s truly something for everyone!

Our members enjoy discounts on ALL Spotlight shows & get their favourite seats!
Members Pre-sale: August 10, 2022 @ 11am
Public Sale: August 17, 2022 @ 11am 

UPCOMING SPOTLIGHT SHOWS

THE PORT THEATRE PRESENTS
JEREMY DUTCHER

Monday, September 12, 2022   

Show starts at 7:30pm

Jeremy Dutcher is a classically trained operatic tenor and composer who takes every opportunity to blend his Wolastoq First Nation roots into the music he creates, blending distinct musical aesthetics that shape-shift between classical, traditional, and pop to form something entirely new.

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JOSEPHINE

Friday, October 14, 2022

Show starts at 7:30pm

Josephine, a burlesque cabaret dream play, is an international award-winning and off-Broadway one-woman biographical musical that combines cabaret, theatre, and dance to tell the story of the iconic Josephine Baker, the first African-American international superstar and one of the most remarkable figures of the 20th Century.

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ROYAL WINNIPEG BALLET – Nutcracker

Tue, Dec 6 & Wed, Dec 7, 2022  

Show starts at 7:30pm

Beloved winter favourite Nutcracker sparkles with charm and nostalgia. A heartfelt gift from Clara’s godfather kicks off an unbelievably adventure when the Nutcracker springs to life! From a battle with the fiendish Mouse King to the opulent kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy, the costumes, choreography, and characters in this distinctly Canadian production are bound to capture your eyes and your heart.

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WINTER HARP

Saturday, December 10, 2022   

Show starts at 3:30pm

Classical and Celtic harps combine with flutes, violin/fiddle, rare medieval instruments, percussion, poetry and song to wrap you snugly in the silken cloak of Christmas. Medieval carols, rare carols and familiar carols will have your heart singing. Journey with Winter Harp deep into the heart of Christmas — deep into that place of joy, hope and light.

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INTERNATIONAL GUITAR NIGHT

Friday, January 27, 2023   

Show starts at 7:30pm

International Guitar Night’s 23rd year of touring features Canadian Jazz guitarist and vocalist, and recipient of the 2021 JUNO Award for Jazz Album of the Year — Jocelyn Gould. She’ll be joined by Flamenco master Jesus Guerrero from Spain; contemporary classical guitarist Stephanie Jones; and Gypsy and Jazz guitarist Olli Soikkeli from Finland.

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MIIGIS - Red Sky Performance

Tuesday, February 7, 2023   

Show starts at 7:30pm

Miigis: Underwater Panther is about a monumental journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. Red Sky explores the catalysts for movement, water trade routes, Anishinaabe archetypes, and mystery beings on a journey from salt to fresh water. Choreographed and Directed by Sandra Laronde in collaboration with performers, the Miigis saga reveals the power of nature and Indigenous prophecy through contemporary Indigenous dance, theatrical innovation, and a fusion of athleticism, music, and film.

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NELLA

Sunday, April 16, 2023   

Show starts at 7:30pm

Born in Venezuela, Nella skyrocketed to international renown fuelled by her powerhouse voice and undeniable presence. In a short time, she went from Berklee College of Music graduate to winner of the 2019 Latin GRAMMY Award for Best New Artist.

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DAKH DAUGHTERS

Wednesday, April 26, 2023   

Show starts at 7:30pm

Underground Ethno Punk Cabaret from the Ukraine! Armed with musical instruments in hand, these seven actresses create a life-affirming performance about love, freedom, and beauty which — at the end of the day — will save the world. Immerse yourself in an experimentally-creative space where the walls of boring routine are broken!

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Annual Membership with The Port Theatre Society gives you discounts on all Spotlight events… PLUS pre-sale privileges on other events!

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