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SKAMpede Festival 2023 in the news!

SKAMpede Festival 2023 in the news!

Looking for articles on SKAMpede? Look no further. Check out coverage of the festival at the links below. Monday Mag - SKAMpede and new festival Between Words promise spectators a “sampler platter” of Victoria’s local community theatre Times Colonist - SKAMpede...

Celebrate with SKAM!

Celebrate with SKAM!

Celebrate with SKAM! In honour of SKAMpede festival's fifteenth birthday, we are having a birthday bash at the Hub! Join the SKAM staff and friends at Songhees Park Plaza on Friday the 14th at 6:30 PM to celebrate SKAMpede turning 15. There may be cake! What: A...

New Workshops by Compagnie SHIFT SHAPE

New Workshops by Compagnie SHIFT SHAPE

After they perform at SKAMpede, Compagnie SHIFT SHAPE will offer incredible and unique workshops at SKAM Satellite Studios. The classes are for ages 6+, and there are a variety of options: Storytelling with Music and Sound Effects ($100) Learn how to make fun and...

SKAMpede 2023 HUB Artist Announcement

SKAMpede 2023 HUB Artist Announcement

On Wednesday evening we announced our wonderful HUB Artist line-up! It is as follows: Bragi Theatre, "King of Soup": Cabbage. Beets. Dill. Love. These are the essential ingredients to a good pot of borscht. Unfortunately, for Sasha and Lauren, that love might be a bit...

SKAMpede 2023 Trail Artist Announcement

SKAMpede 2023 Trail Artist Announcement

On Wednesday evening, Theatre SKAM announced our trail artist line-up for the fifteenth SKAMpede festival! We are so excited to have an incredible array of artists and productions at on the SKAMpede trail. The line-up is as follows (in alphabetical order): Fairy...

Meet Your New Co-Artistic Producers

Meet Your New Co-Artistic Producers

Meet Theatre SKAM’s New Co-Artistic Producers! Hannah Mariko Bell and Logan Swain assumed their new roles as Co-Artistic Producers as of April 1st, 2023. Read a little more about who our new Co-Artistic Producers are and what they’re excited about bringing to SKAM...

SKAM is looking to fill two Stage Manager Positions

Theatre SKAM is seeking to fill two stage manager positions for our upcoming productions, Going All the Way, a new one-act play created and directed by Hannah Mariko Bell (she/her) and written by Sophie Underwood (She/Her) and Kiley Verbowski (She/Her), and Quest for...

Audition Call: Multiple Shows

Audition Call: Multiple Shows

Theatre SKAM is accepting submissions from Vancouver Island and Lower Mainland based performers for Puppeteer 1 and 2 in Quest for the Moon, by Olivia Wheeler, directed by Olivia Wheeler; and Ensemble in Rebel Rhythm by Pedro M. Siqueira, directed by Pedro M....

Theatre SKAM seeks to employ up to 17 youth for the summer of 2023.

Theatre SKAM seeks to employ up to 17 youth for the summer of 2023.

Theatre SKAM is a Victoria, BC, company that has produced theatre nationally and internationally for 28 years. Positions are supported by the Canada Summer Jobs Grant, and all positions are pending funding. We provide a valuable early-career professional experience to...

Call for Participants, Fashion Machine Victoria

Call for Participants, Fashion Machine Victoria

Theatre SKAM, Victoria’s most daring theatre company, is inviting up to 28 children ages 9 to 13 to participate in Fashion Machine, an arts project that culminates in a public show where the children remake select audience members outfits in less than one hour. For...