Sarasvati Productions

An independent theatre company in Winnipeg dedicated to using arts for social change.

MISSION - Sarasvàti Productions is experimental and transformative theatre that presents significant social issues; engages in community collaboration; and supports emerging artists.

VISION - Transform society through theatre.

Our legal mandate is to establish and operate a theatre company for the purpose of:
a) Educating the public at large with respect to significant current social events, world affairs and related social issues of a thought provoking nature;
b) Educating and training emerging artists and providing them with a professional milieu in which they can display and develop their talents;
c) Assisting such emerging artists financially while they are involved with the company;
d) Experimenting with new forms of theatrical presentation, and operating a repertory company that will work as a collaboration of artists creating and performing new works for a public audience.


Company Information:

  • Year Founded: 1998
  • Annual Budget: $200,000
  • Season Starts: September
  • Season Ends: May
  • Theatre Tours: Yes
  • Tour Locations:
    • Regionally
  • Engagement Contracts:
    • ITA
    • INDIE 2.1

Rental Information:

  • Venue rental Information:

    Venue rentals: no

Solicitation Information:

  • Playwrights:

    Accept unsolicited scripts: yes
  • Actors:

    Accept Resumés: yes
  • General auditions: yes
  • General auditions guidelines: General auditions are held in June of each year.
  • Production staff:

    Accept Resumés: yes
  • Administrative Staff:

    Accept Resumés: no
  • Designers:

    Accept Resumés: yes
  • Directors:

    Accept Resumés: yes