Arts and Culture for Early Years       May 11 – 20, 2019        


Interested in supporting the WeeFestival?

View our 2019 donor menu here.

If you would like to make a donation, and help spark a child’s life-long love of theatre, click here.

Government Support
Department of Canadian Heritage
Canada Council for the Arts

Government Support to Theatre Direct
Canada Council for the Arts
Ontario Arts Council
Toronto Arts Council

Presenting Partners
Theatre Centre
Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto
Goethe-Institut Toronto

French Language & Culture Programming Partner
Theatre francaise de Toronto

Education Partners
CUPE Ontario & CUPE 4400 Toronto Education Workers

Programming Partners
Harbourfront Centre
Canadian Opera Company
Brooklyn Academy of Music
Prologue to the Performing Arts

Venue Partners
Solar Stage
Alumnae Theatre
The Theatre Centre
Pia Bouman School
Factory Theatre

Accommodation Partners
Courtyard Marriott Hotel
Parkside Residences

Media Sponsor
The Little Paper

Presenting Sponsor
Art Strollers

Festival Lead Donor

Corporate Donor
Origin Merchant Partners

Festival Patrons
John and Susan Goddard

Family & Friends Circle
In Memory of Laura Iaboni
Fitzsimmons Frey Family
Holzinger Chang Family
Smollett/Ley Family

Festival Supporter
Anahita Azrahimi
Dominique Denis
Michael Emrich
Stephanie Filippi
Allen MacInnis
Kim McInnes
Catherine O’Grady
Belarie Zatzman

Festival Buddies
Annie & Tim Bezbatchenko
Marni Binder
Rachelle Ganesh Bain

We are continuously updating our list of supporters as we approach the upcoming 2018 WeeFestival.

Thinking about making a contribution? For more information, click here.

We are very proud to offer two featured giving opportunities for our 2019 edition of the WeeFestival.

Want to take advantage of everything the Festival has to offer, plus make it more accessible for others?
Consider joining our Families & Friends Circle!
Want to give back to your community by breaking down barriers for groups to access quality arts & culture for young children?
Become a Ticket Angel!

Festival Families and Friends Circle


The Festival Family Circle is perfect for those who want to enjoy all the WeeFestival has to offer their young children while supporting our efforts to keep the festival accessible for all!

When you join our Families & Friends circle, you receive:

  • Tax Receipt*
  • One Family pack of 4 tickets with the option to purchase additional tickets at a discount!
  • Invitation to WeeFestival Reception
  • WeeFestival Poster designed by Kinnon Elliot
  • Special Recognition in the WeeFestival program
  • Advance Booking Privileges

*Tax receipt will reflect amount donated excluding ticket costs

To join the WeeFestival Families & Friends Circle contact us by email at artisticdirector(at)

Ticket Angels

Ticket Angel donations begin at $250 for 25 children.

Author Jane Mullis in the Book GardenThe WeeFestival works with Ticket Angels to reduce barriers to access quality performances for children.

Ticket Angels can dedicate and direct their gift to a group of their choice or allow the WeeFestival to extend the invitation to any one of the many daycares and kindergarten classes on our list that would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend.

When you become a Ticket Angel, the WeeFestival will provide:

  • Invitation to WeeFestival Reception
  • Tax Receipt in the full amount
  • WeeFestival Poster designed by Kinnon Elliot
  • Special Recognition in the WeeFestival program
  • Verbal Recognition in advance of performances supported by your gift
  • Thank you pictures and messages from the group or class you have supported!

Donate Now Through! or contact us by email at artisticdirector(at)

Further Giving Opportunities

We have an array of giving levels with exciting benefits for you and the wee ones in your life.

Have questions about giving? Please contact us at artisticdirector(at)

Ready to make a contribution? Click on the giving level of your choice below to donate online through! 

Festival Buddies
Festival Supporter
Festival Benefactor
Festival Patron
Thank you in Festival Program
Donation Tax Receipt ✔*
Wee Festival Poster
Special Recognition in Festival Program & Website
Invitation to Festival Reception
Advance Booking Privileges
Invitation to Special Festival Events & Workshops
Two tickets to our
Festival Gala Night
Family pack of 8 tickets any Festival shows
Post Show Meet & Greet with Artists

* Tax Receipt will reflect donated amount excluding ticket costs