Tashmadada is a contemporary arts company committed to bringing together practitioners as well as providing a forum for discussion about the arts

Collaborations: Challenging the old,
creating the new

Crossing genres, disciplines,international borders and mediums

Tashmadada encourages collaboration between artists from different art forms (theatre practitioners, visual artists, writers,composers etc)  and cultures; connects with new artists; and engages with the arts ecology. By creating new works as well as working with existing texts in an original and innovative manner, Tashmadada encourages discussion and engagement in arts practice - using theatre and the arts to articulate the multiplicity of voices and cultural traditions. Tashmadada nurtures and develops collaborations - both on a national and international level.

Tashmadada is a not for profit incorporated association with DGR and TCC status.

Tashmadada acts as an auspicing body for creative projects - providing logistical, creative, curatorial and financial services.

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George Town Festival Penang, Malaysia

Tashmadada recently presented The Dead Twin at George Town Festival 2017. This successful promenade production was first presented at Footscray Arts Centre in collaboration with FCAC, Theatre Works and VCA as part of the FLIGHT Festival of new works. We were very excited to have the opportunity to remount and place the work in an historic site in George Town as part of the festival. Thanks to the support from FCAC and Catalyst (Ministry for the Arts).

The first event for 2017 was a Masterclass with Belgian director and Performance Maker and long time Tashmadada colleague, Younes Bachir, who joined Artistic Director, Deborah Leiser-Moore. Together they presented:


Tashmadada wishes everyone a creative 2017

Our Company in Residence at Footscray Community Arts Centre continues in 2017. We are focusing on a new work - The Medea Project - and creating regular training sessions. Please email if you are interested in joining these sessions.

We also have a program of performances, events and opportunities coming up. Subscribe to our newsletter for all the news. In the meantime click below.

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