The Raft


The Raft is an international co-production between MT Space and El Hamra Theatre of Tunisia. It was made possible through support from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Tunisian Ministry of Culture.

When There’s a Flood Coming and Your Boat is Made of Glitter...


The letter I got from The Region of Waterloo Arts Fund says that I have been awarded a grant to help with the “Creation of a Workshop Theatre Production for ages 9+.”


A Perfect Match - by Sloane Secord


The most important part of MT Space is the people. They are what make everything happen; they are what make you want to come to work every day; they are the heart and soul of the foundation.

Salt Baby: From Kitchener to Dawson City


MT Space is thrilled to present Salt Baby in Kitchener as part of their national tour. Director, Yvette Nolan, shares her thoughts on the journey:

"From Kitchener to Dawson City…

A Rehearsal with the MT Space Young Company


MT Space’s Young Company is a theatre mentorship program geared towards culturally diverse and Indigenous youth from the Kitchener-Waterloo Region. Working in the studio with guest artists and facilitators to create an original work, the youth also have the opportunity to mentor with artists of all disciplines who have made an impact on their community.

Passing the Torch


As MT Space enters its 13th season, Founding Artistic Director Majdi Bou-Matar and Associate Artistic Director Pam Patel prepare for a significant transition at the organization. Beginning this July, Pam will be stepping into the role of Artistic Director of MT Space, while Majdi remains as the Artistic Director of the IMPACT Festival. 

Musings on World Theatre Day 2016


Pam Patel

Incoming Artistic Director


“As  cultures  intermingle  on  the stage the audience is brought together before precise, yet universal truths.”

~ Peter Brook, World Theatre Day Message, 1988


This World Theatre Day, I reflect on what has inspired me to continue being an artist.

IMPACT Staff Profiles: Amanda Lowry


For our second blog profile series, we sat down with IMPACT15’s Festival Producer, Amanda Lowry, and got a peek at the festival through her eyes!

IMPACT Staff Profiles: Pam Patel


Last week, we sat down with MT Space Associate Artistic Director, Pam Patel, to kick off our blog profile series. We want this series to shed light on behind-the-scenes details and showcase the amazing folks who bring IMPACT to our community every year.

Unstoppable Motion: Remembering the Farewells


Yesterday we spoke to Olga Barrios about her contemporary dance piece, Read more...