Yearly Archives: 2015

Workshop – Business of Being an Artist

As part of our on-going workshop series for emerging artists, we are pleased to present The Business of Being an Artist Sunday, February 28 1-4pm This workshop will illuminate the business aspects of finding work in theatre and the various means artists can use to promote themselves. If you are an actor, director, designer, or […]

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Stolen Sisters – IWW Cabaret of Monologues

Monologues, slam poetry, spoken word… Sarasvàti Productions has been busy working with both playwrights and community members to compose a powerful event for International Women’s Week. The 2016 Cabaret of Monologues: Stolen Sisters will run March 6 to 11 in community venues and culminate in two public performances on March 12th. The Cabaret features ten […]

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So You Think You Can Act 2016 – All-Stars

The fifth annual So You Think You Can Act fun fundraiser is Wednesday February 17th and it will be the Fight of the Century. We’ve rallied all of your favourite past celebrity competitors to duke it out for your viewing pleasure. Local celebrities who are famous for anything but acting will be paired with actors […]

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Strategic Career Planning Workshop

Free workshop for emerging artists on Sunday, January 3rd and Saturday, January 9th with Artistic Director of Rainbow Stage, Ray Hogg. Register by December 11th to secure a spot. How do you define success as an artist? How do you know when you’ve achieved that success?How do you get from here (wherever here is) to […]

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So You Think You Can Act 2016

Save the date for our all-star edition of So You Think You Can Act on February 17th! We are excited to celebrate five years of this amazing event. We are very close to confirming the full line-up of returning winners and favourites. You won’t want to miss seeing returning challengers battle it out for the […]

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Mental Health Project Sessions

Raising the Curtain – Mental Health Theatre Project Share your experience, help work towards acceptance of mental illness and learn about theatre! We are excited to be working in collaboration with the Red Threads Playback Theatre and Artists in Healthcare Manitoba on a community based project to gather stories about mental health issues. The goal […]

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Rumor’s Fundraiser Update

There has been a comic switch for our Rumor’s fundraiser on November 6th. Unfortunately comic Rachel Feinstein has had to cancel her shows in Winnipeg. The event will go ahead as planned but the featured comic will now be Adam Schulz also from New York. It still promises to be an entertaining night that will raise […]

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FemFest 2016 Call for Submissions

We are so grateful for the amazing support we received for FemFest 2015! It was a great success because of our wonderful artists, staff, crew, volunteers, sponsors and patrons. For a full overview check out our blog. We have also just released the call for FemFest 2016 so all interested artists should check it out […]

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FemFest 2015 Opening!

FemFest 2015: Hear Her Roar opens on September 12th with a stellar line-up! The festival kicks off with a performance of Mittelschmerz (Middle Pain) by Kim Zelglinski at 2:30pm and the National Elevator Project at 4pm then the big launch with our Opening Cabaret at 7pm followed by a reception with food generously provided by […]

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Rumor’s Comedy Fundraiser

On November 6th we are excited to hold our 3rd comedy fundraiser at Rumor’s Comedy Club! Please note the featured comic has been changed to Andrew Schulz Friday, November 6, 2015 Doors Open 6pm for Dinner;  Show Starts at 7:45pm Tickets $15 Tickets must be purchased from Sarasvàti Productions in order for proceeds to go to […]

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