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The ‘Made with Love Campaign’ is Here!

You know us. Young. Relentless. Ready to conquer. Created and facilitated for emerging, exploring, experimenting, daring young people with mentorship provided by hand-picked seasoned professionals and programming organized by dedicated, hard-working, hilarious individuals -- Paprika Festival has shared 15 seasons of original, creative, multidisciplinary, personal, political, raw work.

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3rd Annual 90’s Trivia Night!

With your help, we are raising funds to support the free-of-charge training, mentorship and creative work of the young artists participating in Paprika Festival.

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Call for Submissions: Join the 2016/17 Paprika Festival

Paprika Festival is currently seeking applications for our 2016/2017 artistic programs. Whether you’re looking to meet new collaborators, starting your first project and don’t know where it could end up or you have the perfect vision for an exciting new play, Paprika can support you in taking your work to the next level.

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JOB POSTING – Community Arts Manager

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We need your support! Vote today!

Paprika Festival is nominated for NOW Magazine Reader’s Poll Best Youth Organization

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Our annual summer clothing sale is back, and this year we are making it a REALLY BIG DEAL because it's our last event as a 15-year-old and we are so super stoked to turn sweet 16!

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Interview Series – Regent Collective on We Are XX

Three women reveal never-before shared stories and secrets from their lives in a theatrical dismantling of gender and cultural expectations. Their inner-most desires, frustrations, hopes, fears, and triumphs take centre stage in this deeply personal, collectively-created piece.

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Interview Series – Director’s Lab – Aracely Reyes and Faerie Dust

Aracely Reyes, our second participant of the Director's Lab program, facilitated by Clare Preuss, sits down with Advisory Board Member Sukaina Ibraheem to share details about her creation process, growth and ambitions for her play Faerie Dust, mentored by Jiv Parasram.

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Interview Series – Productions – Celia Green on She is Right Here

Celia Green, the artist behind She is Right Here, a production mentored by Amy Nostbakken shares details with Advisory Board Leader Sabah Haque about her creation process, and her ambitions.

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Interview Series – Writers’ Circle – Aryn Strickland on The Places We’ve Been

Aryn Strickland, member of the Writers' Circle shares details with about her process, her ambitions and journey of her blooming theatre career with Advisory Board Leader Sabah Haque. Aryn developed her play The Places We've Been over the season under the guidance of Festival Associate, actor and playwright Jeff Ho.

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