The Grand Theatre aims to inspire and spark creative curiosity for all members of the community. We offer a wide range of engagement programs and events such as:


Moderated post-show Q&As with visiting artists.

Master Classes

Master classes provide an opportunity for students to work directly with virtuoso performers.

In Conversations

Moderated pre-show lectures and Q&As that explore the realms of imagination, creativity, inspiration and vision.

KidStage Workshops & Activities

Performances are accompanied by pre-show activities presented by Kingston Frontenac Public Library, 1 hour prior to the show, in the lobby or in other spaces at the theatre.

Creative Residencies

Creative Residencies provide a supportive environment for artists of varying disciplines in which they can cultivate their practice, create new work, and share experiences with colleagues.

For Kids

Grand OnStage's KidStage programming will delight children and their grown-up friends.

School Programs

The Grand Theatre offers young people the opportunity to experience world class theatre, dance and music through live performance.