Personal Philanthropy

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

2017 Recipients

Take d Milk, Nah? by Jivesh Parasram
bcurrent performing arts

trace by Jeff Ho
Factory Theatre

Nine Dragons by Jovanni Sy
Richmond Gateway Theatre Society

The Orchard by Sarena Parmar
Shaw Festival

Acha Bacha by Bilal Baig
Theatre Passe Muraille

Development Grants

2017 Recipients

Knife by Aaron Jan
Factory Theatre

The Ones We Leave Behind by Loretta Seto
Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre


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

Past Recipients

Application details for grants: 
The Wuchien Michael Than Foundation

News Releases

2017 Wuchien Michael Than Fund Grants Announced  September 13, 2017

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