News

  • The End of an Era & New Beginnings 3.1.2012

    MT Space is no longer renting out or even rehearsing in the studio that has been its creative heart and home for the last seven years.

    We're excited by the prospect of starting to rehearse in a new space, custom-made for performing arts organizations and other groups in the region—The Courtyard at Bonnie Stuart.

    Even though it's just down the hall it's a big change and we're energized by the potential for new activity and creative endeavors surrounding us in this evolving creative hub.

  • Grand Praise All Round 1.1.2012

    We’re starting to get a reputation. 

    2012 started with the MT Space sitting at the top of a few “Best of Toronto Theatre” lists.

    No less than #1, (in no particular order) according to Toronto Sun reviewer John Coulbourn, who caught The Last 15 Seconds when it played in Toronto last spring. He called it the best of the best: Full Article Here.

  • 2011 Fundraising Drive and Dinner 11.11.2011

    We're well under way into our Fundraising Campaign for 2011.

    Some of you will have received letters in the mail, others will have received emails asking for you to become important partners in the work that we do. 

    If you missed out, more information about the drive can be found here.

  • Job Opportunity : General Manager 1.11.2011

    We're pleased to announce that the hiring process for a New General Manager for the Multicultural Theatre (MT) Space has begun.

    The General Manager works with Artistic Director Majdi Bou-Matar on short and long-term planning and is responsible for the administrative management of the company.

    The GM manages the daily business operations of MT Space including the administrative management of artistic projects and festivals, touring, marketing, public relations, communication, outreach, fundraising and community relations.

    This is a full-time, salaried position.

  • IMPACT 11 Last Two Nights 24.9.2011

    Hope you have your tickets because the last two nights of the festival are upon us...

    Pre-show ticket-sales for Body 13 / The Changeroom and Bashir Lazhar indicate that houses will be very full...

    Enjoy the rest of the fest!

  • Pictures worth a thousand words 24.9.2011

    Our fabulous festival photographer, Andy Wright of Point and Shoot Imagery, has added photo galleries of spectacular photos giving a taste of the intense and striking last three days. They can be found on our Facebook Page here.

     

  • Update: Here be Dragons 23.9.2011

    Here be Dragons will be starting closer to 8:30 to allow for 7pm shows to get to the show's starting point a few blocks down King St.

    Also, Check out the new soundwalk file here.

  • IMPACT 11 Opening Night 21.9.2011

    Tonight marked the opening of the IMPACT 11 international theatre festival.

    After months of preparation, doors opened and the curtains rose.

    The opening ceremony was a mixture of cultural performances from all over the world. It was an experience full of dances, songs, costumes, lights and movements that make the IMPACT 11 stages in downtown Kitchener the ideal place to play, engage, rejuvenate and party!

  • The Company from Colombia has Arrived! 19.9.2011

    Last Night, Tino Fernandez and L’Explose Danza Contemporánea arrived in Canada!

    Staying at the Walper Hotel, L’Explose moves straight into rehearsal and preparation for Opening night, this Wednesday Sept 21 at 9pm. This brilliant Colombian company will spend the next couple days in production rehearsals, perfecting their provocative and controversial performance, La Razon de las Ofelias which has two shows only.

  • IMPACT 11 part of KitchenerON 2011 5.8.2011

    Arts & Culture is a force to be reckoned with in the Waterloo Region—it strives to open the heart and mind to new flavours and different ideas— in 2011 there are many opportunities to turn Kitchener ON!