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Creative Appropriation

Diversifying our stages is not a challenge we can address solely by commissioning lots and lots of new plays.

By Holger Syme / Apr 13, 2017
iPhoto caption: Soheil Parsa (centre) with the Blood Weddings team

In Conversation: Soheil Parsa

“I don’t want to be considered an ‘Iranian theatre director’ or even an ‘Iranian-Canadian theatre director.’ I’m simply a director.”

Interview by Hannah Antaki / Mar 10, 2017
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Your Hovercraft Is Full of Eels

We met at a cocktail party in Yerevan, Armenia’s capital city.

By Kristine Greenaway / Nov 21, 2016
iPhoto caption: Illustration by Zoya Taylor

How to Tell Stories Across Cultures

Happiness. Joy. Jealousy. Greed. Lust. Love. This emotional compass is the same in all people, from all over the world.

By Jijo Quayson / Aug 9, 2016