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IMPACT 23 – Schedules, Venues, & Maps

In an intensely short period of time—so much theatre and art at different venues: From traditional theatre buildings, to outdoor stages, and impromptu performance spaces



Crowne Plaza Hotel
105 King St E, entrance off Benton
Shows: Ode to Katherine (Crowne Pool)
Conference: Trillium Room

The Registry Theatre
122 Frederick St
Shows: La dernière, Deafy,
20 Grains of Rice, RESCATE

8 Queen St N, Unit 3
Shows: Sand Pendulum, Bulfinch’s Mythology, Hello Buffalo

TWH Social
1 King St W
Other: Festival Bar

The Walper Hotel: Oak Room
20 Queen St S
Events: Writers’ Series



Kitchener City Hall Stage
Carl Zehr Square, 200 King St W
Shows: Kuramanunya, There Are No Gays in Chechnya, Mixed(er)

O:se Kenhionhata:tie
Land Back Camp
466 Queen St S

Schneider Haus
466 Queen St S
Shows: Corporate Finch, Homecoming

Downtown Kitchener
Street Events #DTK:

King Street (Saturday)
King St: on the street, near the intersection of King and Queen

Gaukel Street (Sunday)
Gaukel Block: outside 44 Gaukel St
Shows: The Meeting Place, Hybrid Women, Termite

Asphalt Jungle Shorts
meet outside 44 Gaukel St

Outdoor Venues & Weather

For shows at outdoor venues (Gaukel Block, King St, Kitchener City Hall, Schneider Haus), make sure to dress appropriately – if there is a light drizzle, the show will go on. A raincoat or sweater may be helpful. Please keep an eye out for an email in advance regarding a rain plans.


Schedule Corrections

Last Updated: Sunday, October 1st, 2023

  • Initial programme print lists Uncivilized as Sat, Sep 30, 8pm and Sun, Sep 30, 5pm – has been corrected to Sat, Sep 30, 5pm and Sun, Oct 01, 7pm
  • Wednesday, September 27th: La Dernière’s start time has been pushed to 8pm. As this is an 80 minute show, you will not be able to attend Kuramanunya in its entirety. Ticket and passholders with concerns please reach out to box office phone 519-585-7763 | 
  • Saturday, September 30th and Sunday, October 1st: Arts Exchange: Homecoming performances are at 12 pm both days.
  • Sunday, October 1st: The Meeting Place may be held until 6:15pm (from original start time of 6pm).
IMPACT 23 Schedule of all major programming.
IMPACT 23 Schedule of Arts Exchange Cohort 4.

Venues Map | Downtown Kitchener & Willow River Park


IMPACT 23 Map of venues, last updated September 26, 2023.
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