Belfry Theatre

A great place to see great theatre

PACT Membership: Regular Membership

PACT Region: 1 – British Columbia

MANDATE: To enrich our community by inspiring and entertaining our audiences with theatre that is nationally recognized for its excellence, and to maintain our commitment to artistic development, professional integrity and financial responsibility.

VISION: To achieve excellence in the production and presentation of innovative, contemporary theatre in our heritage home.


  • Respect for and ethical treatment of artists, staff, audience, volunteers and colleague
  • Playing a leadership role in our cultural community
  • Supporting artists and encouraging the creation of theatre in our community
  • Providing an atmosphere that fosters the development of new work
  • Reducing our environmental footprint

Contact Information:

  • Phone Number (admin): 250-385-6835
  • Phone Number (ticketing): 250-385-6815

Company Information:

  • Year Founded: 1975
  • Annual Budget: $2,600,000
  • Season Starts: August
  • Season Ends: May
  • Engagement Contracts:
    • ADC
  • Affiliations & Memberships (other than PACT): Theatre Communications Group, ProArt Alliance of Greater Victoria, Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce, Community Partners Network of the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria
  • Senior Staff:

  • Michael ShamataArtistic Director
  • Ivan HabelExecutive Director

Venue Information:

  • Mainspace: Yes
  • Studio space: Yes
  • Rehersal space: Yes
  • Other space: Yes

Rental Information:

  • Venue rental Information:

    Venue rentals: yes
  • Venue rental contact name: Alex Currie
  • Venue rental contact title: Production Manager
  • Venue rental contact phone: 250-385-6835
  • Venue rental contact email:
  • Other rental Information:

    Other rentals:
    • Costumes
    • Equipment
    • Props
  • Other rental contact name: Joanne LeSage
  • Other rental contact title: Head of Wardrobe
  • Other rental contact phone: 250-385-6835
  • Other rental contact email: