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Movement Workshop with Ali Robson

Registration is officially open for our first workshop of 2020! On January 19th, join Ali Robson for a movement workshop for actors and movers of all skill-levels. Activating the Performer’s Body: An Introduction to Movement for Actors Facilitator: Ali Robson Saturday January 19th, 1-4pm Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, 400 Colony Street Room 2T15 […]

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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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FemFest 2019 Hightlights

We would like to take a moment to look back at a few of the many highlights of FemFest 2019: All the World’s a Stage! This year was a dynamic festival that included new works, touring shows that pushed the boundaries of traditional theatre, and many opportunities for creative inspiration and development. Our touring shows […]

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Our Fundraising Dinner

Thanks to everyone who attended our fundraising dinner: The Art of Reconciliation. This was a wonderful evening to mingle with the community, share a delicious meal, and be inspired by the creativity of award-winning multi-media artist KC Adams! The 1491 menu, created by Chef Steven Watson of the Common Wealth College, was a very special […]

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Workshops 2019/2020

We have an exciting array of emerging artist workshops for the 2019/2020 season. We began the year with the Launchpad Project!  Our new emerging artist program that brought together 10 emerging artists under the fabulous guidance and mentorship of Victoria Hill and Lindsay Johnson. This group of enthusiastic emerging artists participated in intensive workshops with […]

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Up Next for Sarasvàti

110 artists and production crew, 39 volunteers, and countless audience members made FemFest 2019 a huge success! We reflect on this in our latest blog post and are gearing up for a fantastic season of new projects, workshops, and performances ahead. Coming up we have a fundraising dinner featuring award-winning multi-media artist KC Adams and […]

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The Art of Reconciliation

Please join us for an evening with award winning, multi-media artist KC Adams (kcadams.com). We are excited to present this unique event that ties in to our current work, but also allows folks to gather for an inspiring talk over wonderful food. The Art of Reconciliation – a fundraising evening and dinner featuring a Special […]

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FemFest 2019 Features Downtown Winnipeg

Feeling unsure of how to navigate your way downtown? Our latest video by Snow Angel Films will show the ropes! From transportation to details on our walking tour, find out why downtown is a great place to see theatre.  The performer in the video with the beautiful voice is singer/songwriter Heram Nelam who is part of […]

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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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Emerging Artist Resource List

This summer we held a Making a Living in Theatre workshop as part of our emerging artist workshop series. This was a fantastic opportunity for professionals, new theatre artists, and everything in between to discuss how to make a living in the theatre industry. Panelists and theatre professionals Katie German, Karen Schellenberg, Donna Fletcher, and […]

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