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OAC Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Theatre Direct is thrilled to once again participate in the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators this season. 

Every year this program offers us the unique opportunity to discover incredible artists creating new works for young audiences

The deadline to submit your application via OAC’s online application portal Nova is: 

Friday January 12, 2024 @ 1PM EDT 

Submission Requirements:

C.V. & Headshot (preferably in one file)

Script Sample (5 pages max.)

 Audio/Visual Sample (optional)

We are seeking applications from artists devising new TYA projects/works that are a catalyst for creating community, including but not limited to form-breaking work that is site-specific, immersive, participatory and/or involves interactive digital media.

We prioritize applications from equity-seeking groups, including those who identify as: Indigenous, Black, People of Colour, Trans, Nonbinary, Queer, Disabled and intersections of those identities.

Please contact Associate Artistic Director Sehar Bhojani
for additional information or questions at