About Us

The Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre (VACT) was established in 2000 and incorporated as a non-profit society in 2001.

Our Vision 

Enriching lives by presenting stories from an Asian-Canadian perspective.

Our Mission

To develop and produce professional Asian-Canadian theatre shows and talent. 

Our Mandates

The purposes of the Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre are:
  • To stage Asian Canadian productions.
  • To provide opportunities for Asian Canadians in artistically significant roles.
  • To advance the public's appreciation of the arts by producing and presenting theatrical performances with Asian Canadian cultural themes in a contemporary setting;
  • To advance public knowledge and understanding of Asian culture by featuring Asian stories in contemporary theatrical productions; and 
  • To improve the acting, directing and script writing skills of Asian Canadian theatre artists by providing workshops and theatrical performance opportunities