Recent Posts


All News

Introducing #Paprika23

19 young and emerging artists are joining our training programs, led by some of the industry’s most ingenious artists, to learn, create, and share new work at our 23rd Annual Paprika Festival this Spring at Native Earth Performing Arts.Artists will work with Paprika over the year to develop skills in playwriting, directing, collective creation, costume design, producing and beyond!Say hey to some new (and returning) faces!

Read More

Applications Now Open for 23rd Annual Paprika Festival

Our Call for Participants has just dropped and we are excited to meet you! We are inviting applications from young and emerging artists 18-30 across the GTA to apply to our six free professional development programs for the 2023/2024 season. If you think a professional development program, festival environment, and creative incubator is for you, we encourage you to apply for the 23rd Annual Paprika Theatre Festival! During Paprika, artists will have the opportunity to lead their own creative processes with the support of their professional mentors and peers. Programs begin November 2023 and culminate in a performing arts festival of new works by young artists at the Native Earth Performing Arts Aki Studio in May 2024.

Read More

This August become a #Paprika Regular!

Paprika is launching our new monthly donor campaign: Paprika Regulars!

Read More

JOIN OUR TEAM: Canada Summer Jobs Arts Administrator

Are you into the intersection of arts and operations? Love a good spreadsheet? Like to build systems and make 👏 things  👏 happen  👏? Want to learn more about how a small arts organization operates day to day? Join our team this summer as an arts administrator for the Paprika Theatre Festival! 

Read More

#Paprika22: Navigating Intersection(s)

Free and by donation tickets are available now for the 22nd Annual Paprika Festival!

Read More

Trivia Through the Decades | A Paprika Theatre Festival Fundraiser


Read More