Nautanki Theatre is an independent theatre company based in Sydney which has been promoting theatre on cross-cultural platform since 2008. Currently Nautanki Theatre’s artistic focus lies in story telling that connects contemporary Australian society to South-Asian diaspora.
Nautanki Theatre provides artistic platforms for emerging talents with ethnic background, telling alternate and new stories from CaLD communities thereby challenging mainstream Australian stage. Our aim is to produce creative opportunity with a true representation of contemporary Australia and provide equal access to everyone. Our objective is to work with CaLD (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse) community, refugee or migrant people facilitating social inclusion, creating a voice to vanguard their cultural identity.
Productions of Nautanki Theatre have traveled interstate as well as internationally. With its extensive research and experience presentlyNautanki Theatre is producing its artistic creations in Parramatta city. The company is creating a new trend and audience in Western Sydney and motivating various local diasporas to join the Independent Theatre Movement of which this company has been one of the pioneers.
We are a DGR endorsed arts organisation.