2017 Drama Festival

The 2017 University of Toronto Drama Festival Lineup has been announced!

Dates: February 9th – 11th

Location: Hart House Theatre

Festival Order: 

Thursday February 9th

  • Family Portrait – St. Michael’s College Troubadours
  • Swipe Right – Woodsworth Innis New Drama Society
  • Just the Fax, Ma’am, Just the Fax – UC Follies

Friday February 10th

  • A Lullaby and Apology – Woodsworth Innis New Drama Society
  • Suzanne – Trinity College Drama Society
  • Mama – UTM Drama Club

Saturday February 11th

  • A Perfect Bowl of Phở – Victoria College Drama Society
  • Touch – UC Follies
  • Monsters – UTM Drama Club



  • IATSE Local 58 Award for Technical Achievement
  • Donald Sutherland Award for Best Performance
  • Robert Gill Award for Best Direction
  • Robertson Davies Award Playwriting Award
  • President’s Award for Best Production
  • Awards of Merit


About the Adjudicator David Yee

David Yee is a playwright and actor, born and raised in Toronto. He is currently the co-founding Artistic Director of fu-GEN Theatre Company and a playwright-in-residence at Tarragon Theatre. A Dora Mavor Moore Award nominated actor and playwright, his work has been produced internationally and at home. His published work includes: carried away on the crest of a wavepaper SERIES and lady in the red dress. He is a Governor General’s Literary Award laureate, for English Language Drama, receiving the award in 2015 for carried away on the crest of a wave.