Yearly Archives: 2018

New Beginnings a Must-See Experience

We are so excited to share this experience from May 22-27! It has been a long journey but also a very special one. Creating the show has built community and we now welcome audiences to join this community.  Although it is theatre, the show is so much more than that. It is a compilation of […]

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New Beginnings Selling Fast!

We are weeks away from opening night on May 22nd. Our May 23rd matinee is already sold out! Be sure to get your tickets so you don’t miss out on this unique event. It has been exciting and like an incredible juggling act putting all the pieces together. We have a huge ensemble of artists […]

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Summer Student Positions

Sarasvàti Productions is hiring two summer students through the Canada Summer Jobs Program. The individuals must be youth (under 30 years of age) and returning to full-time studies at a recognized institution in the fall. Both positions are for 30 hours a week for the full summer and we are particularly interested in candidates who […]

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One Night Stand 2018

On April 25th at 7pm we’re bringing the One Night Stand series back for another year! This time around, all the submissions take place in a world much like our own – but with a few twists thrown in (heaven-sent chili fries? An evil plot about Mike & Ike’s? The drowned remains of Portage Place? […]

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Women Helping Women Award

Artistic Director Hope McIntyre was honoured to accept the Soroptimist International of Winnipeg ‘Women Helping Women Award’ on April 14th. The inspiring awards luncheon marked the Club’s 75 years and also honoured three single mothers accepting the ‘Live Your Dream Award’ to further their education. Here is an excerpt from Hope’s speech: “Thank you so […]

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New Beginnings: Community Collaboration

From May 22-27, witness a team of 9 artists collaborating, 9 performers, 9 dancers, musicians and dozens of community participants! We just had our first rehearsal and it is clear that it’s going to be one heck of a show. Over the past two years, we’ve been interviewing community members who are newcomers to Canada, […]

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Monologue Intensive

On May 5th join us for the latest in our artist workshop series.  Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, every actor needs a good polished monologue to keep in their back pocket. Picking the right one can be tricky – but luckily, Sarasvàti Productions is here to help! The Monologue Intensive this […]

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Help Sarasvati Be Unstoppable

We are launching our campaign to ‘Buy a Butterfly’ in association with our upcoming #IWW18 Cabaret of Monologues. This year we have set a goal of accessibility. We want everyone to have the ability to share their stories and to witness the power of storytelling. Taking work out to the community and making sure that […]

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One Night Stand Returns

Sarasvàti Productions is thrilled to announce that we’re bringing back the One Night Stand series for another year! The One Night Stand series provides emerging and established playwrights with audience feedback on new material or works-in-progress. The evening will feature a line-up of short scenes read by a team of local actors. Coordinating this year’s […]

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Growing Our Work in the Community

We are excited to be offering free workshops for North End Youth! To honour our commitment to the Winnipeg Indigenous Accord we are putting into action specific goals. The first step was bringing back our workshop series with Children of the Earth High School. We began the series in 2017 to introduce students to the […]

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