Special Events

upcoming Special Events

JEWISH COMMUNITY EVENT - Sunday February 25, 2024 - 2:00 p.m.

Join community members at the World Premiere performance of Jordi Mand's play, In Seven Days. Following the matinee, please enjoy a reception upstairs in the Drewlo Lounge, with light food on offer, and a thought-provoking panel discussion. Special thanks to Jewish London for their collaboration on this event. 

*Subsidies available for those with financial need. Email ddixon [at] grandtheatre.com (ddixon[at]grandtheatre[dot]com) to receive the promo code for a $15 community ticket. 


Past Special Events


Co-hosted with London Black History Coordinating Committee on January 21, 2023. The event brought over 100 new patrons to see Controlled Damage at the Grand. Guests attended a pre-show reception, catered by YaYa's Kitchen, and engaging discussion with London-proud playwright, Andrea Scott.


In February 2023, in collaboration with the Muslim Resource Centre, the Grand was home to a beautiful youth-created mural, reflecting the refugee experience of many newcomers to London. Muslim youth and families were encouraged to attend a performance of HOMES: A Refugee Story

With the London Public Library and LUSO Community Services, "Our Immigration Stories" event took place on February 18, 2023 at Beacock Library branch. HOMES: A Refugee Story author Winnie Yeung and 6 special guests with lived immigrant/refugee experiences, came together with over 50 members of the community to discuss HOMES: A Refugee Story and share in culture and community. 



On March 25, 2023, in partnership with Thames Bluewater Métis Council, 120 Métis folks were welcomed into the Grand Theatre to enjoy a traditional Métis meal, a performance of Rubaboo, and a pre- and post-show reception with speeches, prayers, and in interview with creator Andrea Menard. 


Other Grand Theatre Community Engagement Events (2023/24)

2023-2024 Season Community Engagement Events:

  • London Proud Market & Open House - July 23, 2023
  • Teacher Appreciation Night (High School Project) - September 17, 2023
  • District School Board Reception - September 21 2023
  • HSP Alumni Event (to celebrate 25 years!) - September 23, 2023
  • London Emerging Artists Event - October 13 2023
  • Newcomer Day - October 14 2023
  • CANOO pre-reception - October 17th 2023 
  • Korean Society Post-Reception (With Guest Speaker Eunju Yi)  - October 21 2023
  • LiberAsian Post-Show Talk with Ins Choi - October 28 2023
  • Holiday Wish for Kids - November 21st 2023