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The Sally Stavro Family Series

Select Saturdays throughout the 2023/24 season.


Tarragon’s Inaugural Sally Stavro Family Series

A new initiative for Tarragon, the Sally Stavro Family Series seeks to welcome a new generation of theatregoers to enjoy the world of imagination and play. Over the course of the upcoming 23/24 season, Tarragon will present exciting, entertaining, and enchanting cultural experiences for families to enjoy and be part of the magic of art!

Sally Series Dates:

October 14, 2023

November 11, 2023

December 16, 2023

February 24, 2024

March 23, 2024

May 11, 2024

June 1, 2024


Tarragon is seeking projects (plays/installations/workshops) which are:

  • Ready to present or currently touring.
  • Geared towards an audience of children 12 and under, and their families.
  • 45-60 minutes in length.
  • Able to set up and strike in under an hour, respectively.
  • Self-sufficient in their tech.

A curiosity that investigates artistic form – which may incorporate non-traditional practices and methods of storytelling, and may integrate other disciplines such as movement, music or non-text based performance – and creates an enriching and provocative experience for the young and young at heart.


  • Sally Family Series events will all take place in the Near Studio, on the second floor of Tarragon Theatre. The studio is accessible and can be reached via elevator.
  • Flexible seating configuration which could include up to 40-50 chairs and floor seating.
  • The playing space is 25 feet wide x 18 feet deep x 8.5 feet high.


Email Jackson Nair, Sally Stavro Family Series Coordinator: with either a text document (max 2 pages) or an audio/video file (max 5 minutes) detailing the following:

  • An outline of the project you are submitting.
  • Brief bios and contact info for all team members involved.
  • What (if any) the project’s technical requirements (eg. need for plugs for a projector).
  • What dates from our outlined schedule you are interested in.
  • A statement about what partnering with Tarragon will do for you.

**You may also attach any promotional materials/archives/reviews/testimonials from past presentations of this project.**

Please use the subject:

Sally Family Series Application – Company/Applicant NAME – Project NAME.

The application deadline is Tuesday, September 5th, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.

Selected collectives will receive a presentation fee.

Tarragon Theatre believes in a richly inclusive working environment and welcomes applications that explore the breadth of youth engagement through arts & culture. If you need accommodation pertaining to accessibility at any stage of the application process, please let us know.