Spare Tyre Theatre Company Limited

Spare Tyre Theatre Company Limited

Charity information

Spare Tyre Theatre Company Limited

Spare Tyre is a leading participatory arts charity based in London.

We’ve spent the last 39 years producing bold and powerful theatre with voiceless communities and individuals that inspires and challenges us all.

Spare Tyre currently works creatively with:

- people aged 60+
- people with dementia
- adults with learning disabilities
- economically disadvantaged communities.

Founded 1977

  • Mission statement

    Opening doors to different worlds using performance and digital arts.

    Spare Tyre uses and makes theatre that enables voiceless communities and individuals to share and celebrate their untold stories transforming lives and challenging prejudice.

  • Aims

    Spare Tyre Theatre Company Limited aims to:

    • To create theatre through a structured and supportive process where people’s experiences can be explored and validated
    • To nurture the creative impulse leading to personal and political fulfilment.
    • To offer arts/arts management training, support and mentoring matching people’s ambitions.
    • To work with agencies as partners to ensure the necessary support for our work.
    • To respond with care to the changing needs of communities we work with and ensure good practice.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1977

    Registered Charity Number: 273418

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 25

    Phone number: 2086924446

    Address: Spare Tyre, The Albany, Douglas Way, Deptford, London SE8 4AG

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