Carlos Bulosan Theatre
The Carlos Bulosan Theatre (CBT) aims to produce theatre that reflects on social and political issues affecting the Filipino and broader community. CBT is also committed to creating innovative work that reflects a vibrant, new generation of Filipino-Canadian artists. CBT seeks to encourage and develop Filipino-Canadian writers, performers, and other artists within the community.
CBT’s ongoing activities consist of new play creation and development, play production, professional training and development workshops (including CBT’s Play Creation Unit), as well as an annual showcase of Filipino-Canadian artists, Tales from the Flipside. CBT also conducts and facilitates educational workshops on Philippine history. CBT is a community partner with the Kapisanan Philippine Centre (KPC and co-presents a number of community events including KPC’s annual Kultura Filipino Arts Festival held in Kensington Market.
CBT is a charitable, non-for-profit organization and is a member of the Canada Council for the Arts Stand Firm organizations, Toronto Theatre Alliance, and an affiliate member of PACT (Professional Association of Canadian Theatres).