Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance (GVPTA)

Get Involved

Interested in ways you can make a contribution to GVPTA or the broader theatre community? 

GVPTA is a charitable organization that functions thanks to the the hard work of a volunteer Board of Directors, part-time staff, and a handful of volunteers and contractors who offer us help to carry out various programs throughout the year. You can learn more about our team here. 


There are a number of ways that you can get further involved and give back to GVPTA and our theatre community. Read on!

Become a Member

Are you a performer, producer, director, designer, crew member, educator, administrator, volunteer, or theatre patron? Anyone who participates in, or supports live theatre is welcome to become a GVPTA member! 


As a member you’ll be plugged into the middle of an artistic community where you can connect with British Columbia's most committed theatre artists, gain inspiration, form connections, and be a part of a thriving community. 


Learn more about the benefits of membership.

Join the Board of Directors or Community Council

In recent years, GVPTA has made thoughtful changes to deepen our relationships with our community, increase the capacity of the organization, and ensure our programming and activities reflect the needs of our sector. 


Read the October 23, 2020 call for new Board and Community Council members, or go directly to the Expression of Interest page to learn more about the opportunities and put forward your name.

Make a Donation

The generous donations we receive allow us to continue building and strengthening the local theatre industry.

The easiest way to make a financial donation is through Canada Helps, using your credit card or PayPal account. You can choose the amount, whether it's a one-time or recurring donation, and request a tax receipt. 

The Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance Society is a registered Canadian charity and all donations are eligible for a tax receipt. (Charitable Registration Number: 133986455 RR0001).  The icon below will take you to our secure CanadaHelps.org web page.

Our Supporters

GVPTA acknowledges the support of the following:

BC Arts Council and Province of BC logo
City of Vancouver Cultural Services logo
Vancouver Foundation logo