Pacific Theatre aspires to delight, provoke and stimulate dialogue by producing theatre that rigourously explores the spiritual aspects of human experience. We foster new work and established plays, develop emerging artists, create an artistic home for established practitioners, and engage the community at large.
About PACIFIC THEATRE
Pacific Theatre is a mid-size, professional theatre company that has been in operation since 1984, and in its current home since 1994. At the beginning of the 2008-2009 Season, the company has mounted seventy professional mainstage productions including fourteen commissioned original world premieres. While operating a fully professional mainstage the theatre is also community based and offers non-professional community members opportunities to work along side theatre professionals in its community shows (Stones Throw Productions). A total of twenty-three community shows including eight original works have been produced to date. Since opening the new space in 1994, Pacific Theatre has received seventy-five nominations for Vancouver’s Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards. In 2007, Pacific Theatre received 3 Jessie Awards, including Oustanding Production of the Year for GRACE.