Job Posting: Managing Producer (part-time)

Job Posting: Managing Producer (part-time)

Posted on Apr 1, 2021

ITSAZOO Productions is Hiring a Part Time Managing Producer About ITSAZOO ITSAZOO Productions creates immersive, dynamic theatre events for daring audiences. We support this with four core values: Immersion, Risk, Fun, and Community. Whether it’s a fly-on-the-wall, immersive experience or a participatory, site specific event, we can create theatre for anyone, anytime, anywhere. We don’t […]

In Honour of the Legendary Colby Wilson

In Honour of the Legendary Colby Wilson

Posted on Mar 11, 2021

Colby Alan Knowles WilsonMay 3rd, 1984 – January 25th, 2021 Colby Wilson is now a legend. This is not something we ever would have wanted for him. But “legend” feels like the best word for him now. He was a larger-than-life personality, a loyal friend, a confidant, the life of the party, and, of course, a […]

In Development: The Sunrise Betties by Cheyenne Rouleau

In Development: The Sunrise Betties by Cheyenne Rouleau

Posted on Jan 26, 2021

Funny. But dark. Very, very dark. Set in 1970s East Van, Cheyenne Rouleau‘s The Sunrise Betties is a hilariously subversive crime thriller involving an all-female street gang who inadvertently start a turf war with a prominent gangster and find their loyalty tested with the arrival of a crooked VPD officer promising protection. Equally inspired by […]

To Our Community…

To Our Community…

Posted on Nov 21, 2020

WE’RE STILL HERE! And, yes, it has been a long time since you’ve heard from us. COVID hit just a few weeks after we closed our February 2020 production of Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men and this put us, along with most of our colleagues, into a kind of purgatory. However, this moment of stasis also created […]

Straight White Men: Resource Guide

Straight White Men: Resource Guide

Posted on Feb 8, 2020

Welcome to Straight White Men by Young Jean Lee. In the link below, you will find a List of Resources that focus on the themes and subject matter covered by Straight White Men. We understand that the the subject matter and themes explored in this play are challenging. Our hope is that this piece encourages […]

Help Us Make Theatre More Accessible!

Help Us Make Theatre More Accessible!

Posted on Nov 24, 2019

ITSAZOO is excited to be presenting our largest and most challenging show to date, Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men –  a hilarious and provocative examination of white privilege, liberal guilt, and the definitions of success within the capitalist rat race.  We need your help to offer 150 discounted tickets to Straight White Men at $10 each. In order […]

Casting Call: Straight White Men by Young Jean Lee

Casting Call: Straight White Men by Young Jean Lee

Posted on Jun 6, 2019

ITSAZOO is excited to announce we’re looking to hire two performers for our upcoming production of Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men presented at the Gateway Theatre, February 6th-15th, 2020. Character Breakdown: Person in Charge 1 and 2 are the creators of this theatre experience. They greet the audience off the top and set the stage, […]

Introducing our new Playwright-in-Residence!

Introducing our new Playwright-in-Residence!

Posted on Apr 8, 2019

ITSAZOO is ecstatic to announce our new Playwright-in-Residence: The one and only Cheyenne Rouleau. Cheyenne is a Vancouver based playwright, actor and producer. Her break out hit, The After After Party (co-created with Katie Hoffman), was a smash hit at the Vancouver Fringe Festival, won the Georgia Straight’s Critics Choice Award, and was presented as […]

STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Young Jean Lee

STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Young Jean Lee

Posted on Apr 5, 2019

Straight White Men is a hilarious and provocative exploration of identity politics, white privilege and liberal guilt. Young Jean Lee’s contemporary masterpiece, recently seen on Broadway, will be making its Western Canadian premiere (and first official Canadian production) on the Gateway Theatre MainStage, February 6th – 15th, 2020, as part of their 2019/20 Season. Straight […]

WET by David James Brock

WET by David James Brock

Posted on Mar 9, 2018

Tickets on sale now! WET is an award winning In-Yer-Face play set during the height of Canada’s involvement in the Afghanistan War. A soldier returns home from active duty abandoned by her county. She’s broken. Her husband thinks he can fix her. She can no longer be a mother. He becomes her caregiver. She wants to disappear. He wants his wife […]

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