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About Theatre

The Theatre Section supports the creation, production and dissemination of professional theatre, and respects diversity of practices,...

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Ariana Bardesono: 2013 John Hirsch Prize

Arianna Bardesono, one of the country’s most exciting new theatre directors, is bringing to the stage works that are grounded in tradition, yet address contemporary issues and practices. Power, politics, war and culture Bardesono is known for her sensitive approach to difficult plays that touch on power, politics, war and culture, such as Truth and Treason (2009) and The Poster (2011), which explore the Iraqi war and the Palestine-Israel conflict respectively. She even infuses...

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Past recipients

Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.

Supporting the arts: a driving force for prosperity and reputation in the 21st century

Simplifying is always complex. But we need to pay attention to this complexity and leverage it. We are well aware of the fact that the future should not be built at the expense of the present by rejecting a past that has had some impressive successes; we draw inspiration from the past and dream of the future. And we are determined to dream.

Research

Overview of Revenues by Source and Province, 2012-13

Prepared by the Canada Council’s Research and Evaluation Section, these data tables use locked CADAC data to highlight revenue...

<em>Broken</em>, written and Performed by Brian Fidler.

Artist Story

Broken

This one-man play co-presented by Yukon’s Ramshackle Theatre and Nakai Theatre Ensemble highlights the effects of Alzheimer's disease.