What we do
Teesri Duniya Theatre is a not-for-profit organization that participates in, advocates for, and promotes socio-cultural heritage through public performances and projects that examine meaningful, politically-relevant and meaningful social and cultural questions. Explore some of the various ways like-minded individuals and organizations help us achieve this goal!
Teesri Duniya produces original works and translations into and from english, french and other languages. Works are drawn from specific dramatic and/or cultural traditions that are framed by a distinctly Canadian perspective.
A program to develop new plays using culturally sensitive dramaturgy that explores new forms of aesthetics.
Artists and community
Each year Teesri Duniya initiates activities designed to develop creative skills among emerging visible minority artists and enhance intercultural interaction. It is a multifaceted program that also involves community-engaged theatre in non-official languages and addresses the particular needs and concerns of minority groups.
Artist & playwright residencies
We encourage committed and culturally-diverse artists to join our artist-in-residence program. Our programs have a strong focus on plays that encourage dialogue, intercultural respect, and give exposure to marginalized communities and spotlight communities’ pressing concerns.
Employment & Audition Opportunities
We are always on the lookout for new talent who can help us move forward with our mandate. We are committed to multiethnic casting and encourage submissions from all ethnic and cultural backgrounds.
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Diversity around us inspires us to create theatre that reflects shared values of who we are as Canadians. We pursue an inclusive and multicultural vision of theatre that is entertaining and provocative at the same time.