Jivesh Parasram

Jivesh Parasram

An award winning multi-disciplinary artist, and a fine maker of dhal, Jivesh’s work has been performed internationally including Canada, Italy, and the West Indies. In 2009, he co-founded Pandemic Theatre, where he continues to serve as Artistic Producer. In addition to his work directly in theatre and performance, Jiv works as a facilitator and community activator. He is currently completing a fellowship as part of the 2016 cohort of Cultural Leaders Lab with the Toronto Arts Council and the Banff Centre. Further professional service engagements include the Ad Hoc Assembly, the Theatre Committee for the Toronto Arts Council, and Theatre Ontario.

First Scene Challenge

Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

First Scene Challenge is an exploration of how a play is considered when submitted to a theatre company, festival, or competition. Will your play be read past the first scene? First Scene Challenge is a new version of the First Page Challenge for writers, which was originated by Joe Kertes at Humber College. The event is […]

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