News

  • 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!

  • Circle in the Space Campaign Kicks Off 29.7.2011

    The Circle in the Space—a virtual circle fundraising initiative of supporters donating $1,000 or more to the development of The MT Space—was announced at the IMPACT 11 launch at The Walper Hotel on July 27th, 2011.

  • $100,000 Grant Supports the MT Space’s Vitality 28.7.2011

    The MT Space is honoured to receive a $100,000 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. These funds are specifically dedicated to hiring a general manager to focus on the day-to-day, development and sustainability of the company over the next two years.

    MPP for Kitchener Centre, John Milloy and Ontario Trillium Foundation Representative, Peter Hinchcliffe announced the financial support of the OTF at the official Launch of IMPACT 11 on July 27th at The Walper Hotel.

  • IMPACT 11 Officially Launched 28.7.2011

    The MT Space was pleased to announce the launch of IMPACT 11 on July 27th at the Walper Hotel.  The MT Space celebrated their phenomenal growth of the last 7 years with over 50 supporters gathered for an evening of significant announcements.  MP Stephen Woodworth reiterated the commitment of Heritage minister James Moore to the arts and an important grant that is fuelling IMPACT 11 in a big way.