Aussie dancers and convenient comedies
Plus, standup comic Nikki Payne, songstress Sarah McLachlan and country gentleman Doug Paisley
HERE COMES THE PAYNE Nikki Payne, Yuk Yuk’s, Nov. 20–22 Acclaimed standup comic Nikki Payne, who has appeared on Last Comic Standing and
Video on Trial, amongst others, has won three Canadian Comedy Awards, www.yukyuks.com. BUILDING A MYSTERY
Sarah McLachlan, Massey Hall, Nov. 6–7 One of Canada’s most successful artists of the last quarter century, Sarah McLachlan returns to Toronto for a rare concert in support of her new album, Shine On, www.masseyhall.com. THE PLEASURE PRINCIPLE Opus, Canadian Stage, Nov. 12–16 Acclaimed Australian company Circa performs alongside the Debussy String Quartet in this incredible exhibition of artistry meets physicality, www.canadianstage.com. LAUGH A MINUTE
Kim’s Convenience, Soulpepper, Nov. 27 Soulpepper remounts Ins Choi’s wildly successful play about a Korean convenience store, at the Young Centre in the Distillery District until Dec. 23, www.soulpepper.ca.