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The Yellow Wallpaper

Presented by Bygone Theatre at Campbell House Museum, Toronto ON

Mar 03 - 18 2023
The Yellow Wallpaper

The Yellow Wallpaper is a mixed in-person ambulatory and digital streaming experience. Based on the short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

Based on the classic short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, THE YELLOW WALLPAPER follows the story of A Woman who, after showing signs of depression, is subjected to the "rest cure" and pushed into forced isolation by her physician husband. As her long, lonely days stretch on, she becomes increasingly consumed with the sickly yellow wallpaper that covers her bedroom walls, rapidly losing her sense of self and her grasp on reality.

A biting critique on the treatment of women in medicine when

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General Admission (in-person): $35

Student/Senior/Arts Worker: $25

Group Sales Available

Tickets for the in-person show are available at:

Contact: (647) 454-3797


    Official Website


Additional time info:


Evening performances, doors open at 7:30pm, show at 8pm.

Matinee performances, doors open at 1:30pm, show at 2pm. F

riday, March 3, 2023 @ 8pm

Saturday, March 4, 2023 @ 8pm (no tickets on sale – invite only)

Sunday, March 5, 2023 @ 2pm

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 @ 8pm

Thursday, March 9, 2023 @ 8pm

Friday, March 10, 2023 @ 8pm

Saturday, March 11, 2023 @ 2pm

Saturday, March 11, 2023 @ 8pm

Sunday, March 12, 2023 @ 2pm

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 @ 8pm

Thursday, March 16, 2023 @ 8pm

Friday, March 17, 2023 @ 8pm

Saturday, March 18, 2023 @ 2pm

Saturday, March 18, 2023 @ 8pm


In-person tickets available at the door. If a performance is not sold out, tickets may be purchased starting when doors open. Due to limited capacity, it is strongly recommended that tickets be purchased online. Latecomers are welcome, though it is encouraged that you show up before the show starts to experience additional programming on history and mental health.


The audience is encouraged to walk around Campbell House Museum and experience The Yellow Wallpaper as they see fit. Therefore, the performance is relaxed, and there are experiences suitable for those with sensory issues. For those with mobility issues, seating will be provided throughout; however, experiencing the entirety of Campbell House Museum requires using stairs. There are no mobility aids available. Persons requiring mobility devices (such as wheelchairs) are welcome, though accessibility is confined to the main floor. We encourage those who have questions regarding mobility to reach out to or The online component will have closed captioning.


Mental Illness

Depictions of confinement

Mature themes

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Campbell House Museum

160 Queen St. West, Toronto, ON M5H 3H3


An underground municipal Green P parking lot is located one block east of Campbell House, at City Hall (110 Queen Street West), below Nathan Phillips Square; parking lot entrances are off Bay Street and off Queen Street West.

An underground parking lot is below the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, kitty-corner from Campbell House; the parking lot entrance is off York Street.

There may be street parking on the west side of University Avenue and on St Patrick Street, depending on the day and time.


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