New Perspectives Theatre Company

New Perspectives Theatre Company

Charity information

New Perspectives Theatre Company

New Perspectives is an East Midlands based national touring theatre company, specialising in creating dynamic performances for rural audiences. We make ambitious and original theatre, focusing on new writing, adaptations and revivals, which we present in community settings and venues nationally and internationally. We provide career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and manage the rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts.

Founded 1972

  • Mission statement

    New Perspectives is a an East Midlands based arts charity, specialising in creating dynamic professional performances for rural audiences. We make ambitious and original theatre, focusing on new writing, adaptations and revivals, which we present in community settings and venues nationally and internationally. Alongside this we provide career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and manage the rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts.

    Through our work we aim to develop:

    1. A Wider Perspective: we will develop a highly original programme of home-grown work with exceptional production standards that resonates throughout the country and beyond

    2. A Rural Perspective: we shall deepen and expand our connection with the communities we make work for

    3. A New Perspective: we can significantly impact on the careers of East Midlands emerging theatre artists

  • Aims

    New Perspectives Theatre Company aims to:

    • We aim to make high quality professional theatre accessible to audiences in rural and areas of disadvantage.
    • We aim to provide engage with emerging theatre makers across the East Midlands by offering a tailor made range of practical programmes, mentoring opportunities and masterclasses.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1972

    Registered Charity Number: 1058309

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 1

    Phone number: 0115 9739121

    Address: 8 Park Lane Business Centre NG6 0DW

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