People passionate about nature

Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre facility tour

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

March 13, 2024

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Kevin & Anita Miller -- register at k.a.miller@mts.net

Location: Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, 174 Market Ave.

Time: 10:00 AM. The tour will last for about an hour.

Description: Facility tours provide a behind-the-scenes look at Royal MTC. You will gain a unique perspective on how they produce the plays you see on stage. Tours may visit the carpentry shop, wardrobe, props department, rehearsal hall, and more. There is a lot of stair climbing during the tour.

Cost: Free.

Group size: Maximum 20 people. 31 people are already registered as of February 22, so RMTC will add a second tour leader, and we will be split into two groups. There is space for 9 more people..

Architecture: The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre's John Hirsch Mainstage is a National Historic Site. It is recognized for its contribution to Canadian theatre and for its Brutalist architecture.
- Charming, even cosy, brutalism -- new book shines spotlight on RMTC’s architectural history (Winnipeg Free Press 2024-Jan-04)
- Brutalist architecture in Winnipeg

Afterwards: We'll walk for awhile in The Exchange. Attendees can discuss where they would like to eat lunch. 

Bring: Your name tag.