The Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre (VACT) was established in 2000 and incorporated as a non-profit society in 2001.
Enriching lives by presenting stories from an Asian-Canadian perspective.
To develop and produce professional Asian-Canadian theatre shows and talent.
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