Members of the Altıdan Sonra Tiyatro company came together at the Istanbul Technical University. Over time, the company stemming from the university theatre group tradition evolved into a professional theatre. Founded in 1999, the company prefers original scripts, loves to explore new states of spectatorship and tinkers with the present entrusting in the future. On their tenth year, the company presented Istanbul with a progressive stage by opening the Kumbaracı50 in Kumbaracı Yokuşu, Beyoğlu. Launched in November 2009, Kumbaracı50 has since hosted numerous theatre companies and performance artists. Kumbaracı50’s production and performance space is arranged in an ‘everywhere is a stage’ layout. The Altıdan Sonra Tiyatro company has brought 36 plays to the audience in twenty years and has received 49 awards in various categories from numerous organisations and institutions. The company is comprised of 10 founding members and a team of almost 40 cast and crew members.