Ibrahimoglu organized an experimental theatre-studio on the base of Theatre Society of Azerbaijan and was an artistic director of this studio between 1976 and 1979. Afterwards, he was invited to the artistic director position of Theatre-Studio of Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan.
The next level of career of Vagif Ibrahimoglu was State Theatre of Musical Comedy, where he has worked as the Artistic Director from 1982 to 1988.
In 1989 Vagif Ibrahimoglu established the YUG Theatre. Since that year he has been leading it as the artistic director. He has staged more than 100 performances, with about 70 of them in the YUG Theatre.
Vagif Ibrahimoglu has made productions on stages outside of Azerbaijan. In 1985 he directed Arshin mal alan at the Opera & Ballet Theatre of Ankara, Turkey, in 1989 Mashadi Ibad in the same theatre and at the Dram Theatre in Bursa, Turkey. In 2003 Ibrahimoglu directed the Dekameron of Bokkacco at the UGALA Theatre in Vilyandy, Estonia.
Vagif Ibrahimoglu is an author more than 1000 publications in newspapers and magazines, also plays, novels, translations and scientific works.