Author Archives: Hope McIntyre

Monologues and More

Our March 2020 International Women’s Week Cabaret of Monologues: Changes is gearing up to be an exciting and eclectic event beyond the constraints of traditional monologues. The menu for this year’s event will include four monologues brought to life by local performers and five performances by artists in other creative mediums. These creative pieces will […]

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IWW Cabaret of Monologues: Changes

We are excited to be lining up an amazing selection of pieces for our March 2020 International Women’s Week Cabaret of Monologues. This year’s theme is… Changes. A wide variety of solo performances will explore how we navigate a changing world . Four monologues have officially been accepted into this year’s cabaret, while others are […]

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Assistant Artistic Director Announced

The Board of Directors of Sarasvàti Productions is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Whitbread as Assistant Artistic Director. Hope McIntyre, as founding artistic director, has indicated a need to transition the company to new leadership in a year’s time. The filling of this position will support both the longevity of the company and […]

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Into the Light – 2019/20 Season

On Friday, August 2nd Sarasvàti Productions launched its 19th theatrical season in Winnipeg for a full crowd at The Saddlery on Market. A big thank you to all the artists who shared their work, supporters who came out, The Saddlery, and sponsor Oh Doughnuts. Our upcoming season is titled Into the Light. The exciting line-up […]

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Hiring – Assistant Artistic Director

Sarasvàti Productions is hiring an ASSISTANT ARTISTIC DIRECTOR for the fall of 2019. Sarasvàti Productions is an independent theatre company with a vision to transform society through theatre. As part of long-term succession planning, we are hiring an Assistant to our current founding Artistic Director with a vision to transfer knowledge and ultimately transition leadership. […]

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Into the Light – 2019/20 Season Launch

On Friday, August 2nd Sarasvàti Productions will be launching its 19th theatrical season in Winnipeg with the theme Into the Light and they are having an event to celebrate! Everyone is invited to join in on the fun at 7:00 p.m. at The Saddlery on Market (114 Market Ave). Feel free to stay for the […]

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Call for FemFest Launchpad Project

Sarasvàti Productions is accepting submissions from women and non-binary artists aged eighteen and older for a brand-new mentorship initiative. We are seeking emerging theatre artists to participate in a months-long intensive to create a brand-new production to be showcased at our annual theatre festival, FemFest, in September 2019. The project will be centred on the […]

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One Night Stand Special Edition!

Join us on March 19th as we share works in progress from seven playwrights as part of a special One Night Stand. These playwrights have been part of an advanced writing group all year, working with our Artistic Director Hope McIntyre. Audiences are invited to listen to the new work and provide feedback to help […]

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Queering Theatre Round-Table

Join us on January 27th at 1pm for a community discussion on the practice of including more queer stories on Winnipeg stages. In this round-table discussion, panelists will speak to the representation and practice of queer stories in Winnipeg theatre, including the differing approaches to queering theatre in one’s own work. Topics include: How does […]

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Hiring Project Coordinator

We're Hiring

We are hiring an INIDIGENOUS PROJECT COORDINATOR for a new initiative. Sarasvàti Productions is an independent theatre company with a vision to transform society through theatre. We are about to embark on a new project using the arts to share the stories of Indigenous youth with a goal to explore the effects of colonization and […]

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