Buddies in Bad Times

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre turns into a wildly busy nightclub on the weekends. Drag Queens take their places on a long flight of stairs located in the middle of the dance floor. The DJs spin top 40 pop, dance, and house, while the Queens give attitude by stomping up and down those stairs in the highest of high heels, entertaining hundreds of gay boys and, typically, about a dozen ladies.

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Buddies in Bad Times

Buddies in Bad Times

5 Upcoming Events
About the Event
  • November 14

    Every year, Buddies welcomes hundreds of discerning art lovers and adventurous shoppers for an outrageous art auction unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Our live auction features work from dozens of our country’s foremost contemporary artists, while the Rock Hudson Memorial Tuck Shop offers an astounding collection of artist multiples and limited edition prints. We’ve also got a silent auction f...

  • November 23 - December 8

    A Nightwood Theatre Production.

    The personal becomes political in this collaboratively created new work from playwrights Andrea Scott and Nick Green. When racial and queer politics collide with the Black Lives Matter protest at the 2016 Toronto Pride parade, two best friends discover that the things that brought them together may now drive them apart. A hilarious and heartbreaking stare-down...

  • December 1

    A chill is in the air, the hot chocolate is on - come in and warm up with us inside Buddies In Bad Times Theatre for Flamingo Market - Winter Wonderland Edition!

    Welcome to Flamingo Market, Toronto's only independent bi-monthly market for LGBTQ2SIA+ business owners and makers! Featuring, promoting and fostering the diverse small business and artisan talent that the LGBTQ2SIA+ community has t...

  • December 6

    The time has come for improvisers to LIP SYNC for their lives!

    LIPSYCNED is a lip syncing comedy PARTY! Some of Toronto's sassiest Improvisors do scenes based on songs, with every scene ending in them lip syncing the HAUS down…but don’t worry, they will have the help of some fierce DRAG ASSASSINS! You the audience helps decides who will stay & who will sashay away.



  • June 8

    Music. Tap Dancing. Belting. Riffing. Drinking. RatPack Fun.

    Special Guests: Jeffrey Bowers, Michelle Nash, Kevin Finn and Michele Shuster!

    Musical Direction and Arrangements by Michael Zahorak

    Wednesday, October 12th - 8PM

    Bianca & Finn - Live @ Buddies: A Golden Age Revival

    Tickets Available Here - http://buddiesinbadtimes.com/event/bianca-finn-live-buddies-a-golden-age-revival/


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