The Wuchien Michael Than Fund

The Wuchien Michael Than Fund was established by Michael Than in 2012 and launched in 2013 to support the development and nurturing of theatre arts in Canada, with a particular emphasis on new works by Asian-Canadian playwrights, and the development of emerging talent in the Asian-Canadian theatre community.

 

Production Grants

2016 Recipients

Cahoots Theatre Projects The Enchanted Loom by Suvendrini Lena
Factory Theatre Lab  acquiesce  by David Yee
Playwrights Theatre Centre Zik Zeon Tin Haa by Jovanni Sy, translated by Derek Chan

 

 



Development Grants

2015 Recipients

Cahoots Theatre Projects Hilot Means Healer  by Jo Simalaya Alcampo
Factory Theatre Lab Little Pretty and the Exceptional  by Anusree Roy
Concrete Theatre Consent  by Meiko Ouchi
Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre   Midnight Son by Tetsuro Shigematsu

 

 

 

Past Recipients  



Monday Nights by the 6th Man Collective
Photo by: Dahlia Katz Photography


2017 Application details for grants: 
The Wuchien Michael Than Foundation


News Releases

2015 Wuchien M6ichael Than Fund Grants Announced  September 21, 2016

Donor Testimonial:
Wuchien Michael Than

Persistence and Passion:  A Donor's Story

The Wuchien Michael Than Foundation Fund was established by Michael Than in partnership with the Ontario Arts Foundation in 2013. Funding began in 2013 and contributions continue to grow the fund and support a granting program. Michael Than created the Fund to help create opportunities for the creation, development of Asian-Canadian theatre and to develop new works by Asian-Canadian playwrights.

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