Artscape Weston Common provides homes for 26 artists and artist-led families, who live and work in affordable units adjacent to the hub, made possible through a partnership with the City of Toronto. Interested in becoming part of the Artscape community? Click the button to learn more.


Artscape Weston Common provides an accessible space for diverse arts, cultural and community-led programming. The hub comes alive daily with programs, workshops and performances provided by our Program Partners, UrbanArts and Shakespeare in Action.



Shakespeare In Action

For over 25 years, Shakespeare in Action (SIA) has been Ontario’s leading Shakespeare Education Company for young audiences and families. Shakespeare in Action produces main stage productions and a variety of education and outreach programs in partnership with TD Bank, the Toronto Public Library, Ontario Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts, and Ontario Trillium Foundation. As a charitable not-for-profit organization dedicated to introducing young people to the magic of Shakespeare, language and live theatre, Shakespeare in Action relies on the support of donors, partners, and sponsors to help us continue to do the work we are passionate about, and make a real impact on young people who might otherwise never experience live theatre. Learn more at


UrbanArts is a progressive, not-for-profit Community Arts Council (CAC)/Local Arts Service Organization (LASO) providing opportunities for diverse cultural expression, artistic development, training and employment to members of urban communities with a focus on youth in central west Toronto. UrbanArts is an incubator for local arts, with a range of programs led by professional artists in visual, digital, culinary and media arts, theatre, dance and music. Learn more at