Jaberi Dance Theatre (JDT) is a Toronto-based non-profit organization that creates contemporary and inter-disciplinary political art through live performances and digital experiences. The company’s work is research-informed and intersectional, with a focus on the stories of racialized and marginalized women. JDT works across sectors and across borders, convening artists with activists, scholars, and community leaders in conversation around contemporary global issues. 


JDT offers original staged productions, site-specific work, digital creations, performance art installations, master workshops, professional development opportunities, research and creative residencies, commissions for guest choreographers and advocacy initiatives through its artistic platform.

Our Values

JDT is interested in partnerships with individuals and organizations who share the company’s values of: integrity, research, collaboration, curiousity, knowledge-sharing, community, risk-taking, experimentation and justice.