Black Theatre Workshop Privacy Policy

Black Theatre Workshop is firmly committed to protecting your privacy while you are visiting our web site. The following Privacy Policy covers Black Theatre Workshop, the box offices of the various theatre where we produce our shows and discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for By accessing this Website, you are consenting to the collection and the use of your information by Black Theatre Workshop.

Protection of your Information

When we collect or use your information, we will utilize reasonable safeguards and security precautions to ensure its protection. Our Website is operated and hosted in Montreal, Province of Québec, Canada. All Personal Information you provide to the Black Theatre Workshop is stored on our secure server. In deciding to voluntarily provide us with your Personal Information, you agree to the transfer to and storage of your personal data on our server. Only authorized theatre and box office personnel have access to this information. Any personal information that is no longer required to fulfill its intended purpose will be destroyed or made anonymous.­

What Information we Collect

Through either the purchase of tickets or charitable donations in support of the theatre, we collect personal information. This may include your name, address, phone number and email address. We also maintain a record of past ticket purchases, donations, correspondence and other reasonable information related to fundraising activities.­ We do not store credit card information.

How we use this Information

If you purchase tickets to a Black Theatre Workshop production, are a member and/or donor, your information is added to a mailing list for our newsletter, season brochure or other company related information. Communication with our audience and members is of vital importance to Black Theatre Workshop.

Black Theatre Workshop does not trade, sell or rent our mailing lists with other entities or individuals or disclose this information to persons other than our staff, save and except that we may share the collected information with other parties where required by law. Black Theatre Workshop may share the collected information where required by law, specifically in response to a valid court order, subpoena, government investigation, or as otherwise required by law.

What Information this Website Collects

You can browse our site without entering any personal information and, therefore, remain anonymous during your visit. Upon accessing this Website, certain non-identifying statistical information will be collected without your knowledge (hereinafter referred to as “Non-Personal Information”). This information is not identified with a specific individual, and may include the type of browser you use to view our site, the IP address of your computer and what web pages have been accessed. This technical data is aggregated and used to measure and improve the effectiveness of our Website. Unless we specifically tell you we are doing so, we do not attempt to combine this technical data with the personal information we collect on our Website.

However, we hope that all of our visitors will join our mailing list for us to send the user relevant newsletters and special offers. Users may opt-out of receiving any communications from our company at any time.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to monitor and improve the performance of our site. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of our site, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal data collected: Cookie, Demographic and Usage Data. Place of processing: USA. Find Google’s privacy policy here.


This site contains links to other sites. Black Theatre Workshop is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. We encourage you to read posted privacy statements whenever interacting with any Web site. We will not share any specific information that you provide to us without your explicit permission to share it.

Your Privacy

Black Theatre Workshop is committed to ensuring that contact by phone, mail or email is reasonable in its frequency. If you wish to limit the manner in which you are contacted, no longer wish to receive any communication, or want to update your information, please contact us at 514-932-1104 or at

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Privacy Policy shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Québec and Canadian Federal laws applicable in Québec, without regard to conflict of law rules. Both Black Theatre Workshop and you agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Province of Québec.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 23, 2020.

Black Theatre Workshop

Black Theatre Workshop is Canada’s longest running Black theatre company and is committed to reflecting Black culture and community by developing and providing visibility for Black Canadian artists. Black Theatre Workshop is an award-winning English-speaking theatre company based in Montreal, Quebec.

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