Praxis Theatre is currently on hiatus! Please find co-founders Aislinn Rose and Michael Wheeler at The Theatre Centre and SpiderWebShow, respectively.

Awards & Media


  • Co-AD Michael Wheeler, 2011 – You Should Have Stayed Home: Royal Bank of Canada Arts Professional Award
  • You Should Have Stayed Home, 2011Top 5  Summerworks Shows: The Passionate Playgoer
  • Dungeons and Dragons, 2011Top 10  Toronto Fringe Shows : Torontoist
  •, 2010 – #1 Blog Post in Canada: Canadian Blog Awards
  • Co-AD Michael Wheeler 2010,  – Finalist – Royal Bank of Canada Emerging Artist Award
  •, 2009 – #1 Cultural Blog in Canada: Canadian Blog Awards
  • Steel, 2004 –  Producer’s Pick: London Fringe
  • Steel, 2004 – Best Original Work: London Fringe
  • Steel, 2004 – Runner-up: Chapters Bookstore award for Best Text : Montreal Fringe
  • Blood of a Coward, 2004 Patron’s Pick: Toronto Fringe
  • Blood of a Coward, 2004 -NOW Magazine: Outstanding Male Performances: Toronto Fringe
  • Media:


    Praxis AD Michael Wheeler and AP Aislinn Rose picked as People To Watch in 2012

    Globe and Mail

    Praxis AD Michael Wheeler writes a guest post about Wrecking Ball 8 for Nestruck on Theatre.

    Toronto Star

    Praxis Associate Artist Margaret Evans talks to Alison Broverman about the economics of running an indie theatre company in a recession.

    NOW Magazine

    Praxis AD Michael Wheeler talks to Jon Kaplan about the process of staging existentialism and the creation process behind Stranger.

    Blog TO

    Blog TO covers Praxis Theatre as the first theatre company to perform at 100A Ossington Ave during the brief period it was called The Queen West Arts Centre before the name changed to The Lower Ossington Theatre.


    Praxis Founding Member Simon Rice talks to Catherine Kustanczy about Albert Camus, directing, and adapting works of literature.