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Great Canadian Theatre Company

Alternate Name GCTC ; OCR
Legal Name Great Canadian Theatre Corporation
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre
1233 Wellington St W
Ottawa, ON K1Y 0G7
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Intersection Wellington St W and Holland St
Mailing Address 1227 Wellington St W, Suite 300 
Ottawa, ON K1Y 0G7
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Theatre company committed to the production of new Canadian work * supports new plays by emerging and established playwrights * creates and produces theatre that is compassionate, thought-provoking and immediately relevant 
* Especially for Seniors: play, light lunch, and transportation to and from the show on Wednesdays at noon for select productions 
* Student matinees: Wednesdays and noon for select productions 
* Hive @ GCTC: youth group and workshops on Wednesday evenings before 8 pm performances 
* Prologue: free pre-show discussion series
Hours Mon-Fri 11 am-5 pm, Sat 12 noon-4 pm (non-performance weeks) 
Mon-Sat 11 am-11 pm, Sun 11 am-4 pm (performance weeks)
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - and surrounding areas
Eligibility No restrictions 
Especially for Seniors: people living in seniors homes and individuals who self-identify as underserved (older adults with limited or low fixed income, or mobility issues) who have barriers to being able to attend live theatre 
Hive @ GCTC: students (valid student ID) and youth (Ages 25 and under)
Application Call, send an email, or visit the website for more information * Especially for Seniors: contact Catherine Ballachey (
Languages English ; French
Fees Admission - see the website for details * Especially for Seniors: $20 * Student matinee: $10 plus HST (2018)
Service Categories Community Theatre Groups ~ Adolescents ; Community Theatre Groups ~ Young Adults ; Theatre Performances ; Theatre Performances ~ College/University Students ; Theatre Performances ~ Grade School Students ; Theatre Performances ~ Older Adults
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-236-5196
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Catherine Ballachey, Front of House and Education Services Manager; Email:
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119235836 RR0001 ; Sale of Goods
Resources Website

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