Soho Theatre Company

Soho Theatre Company

Charity information

Soho Theatre Company

Soho Theatre is London's most vibrant venue for new theatre, comedy and cabaret. We focus on promoting new work, new artists and developing new audiences, particularly young people.

Founded 1969

  • Mission statement

    Soho Theatre produces innovative new work in the form of intelligent and entertaining theatre. It develops new writers and promotes the best new theatre Soho Theatre is London’s most vibrant venue for new theatre, comedy and cabaret. We attract over 170,000 audience members per year and we have a younger audience demographic than most other theatre venues.

    Soho Theatre’s mission is to produce new work; nurture new writers and artists; develop new audiences. The first purpose-built new writing theatre in the UK, we provide an environment in which artists and writers working across different live performance genres can thrive and establish their careers in this industry.

    We play a distinctive role in the British cultural landscape at the point where these forms converge.

    We create and present new live performance and we work with the most exciting artists in the UK.

    Our audience is younger, more culturally and economically diverse, more adventurous than the traditional theatregoer.

    Behind the scenes we work extensively with young people and unheard voices; we are an incubator of artistic talent.

  • Aims

    Soho Theatre Company aims to:

    • To produce new work on our stages, in the UK and internationally
    • To promote new artists
    • To develop new audiences
  • Overview

    Established: April 1969

    Registered Charity Number: 267234

    Board members: 13

    Full time staff: 31

    Part time staff: 70

    Volunteers: 13

    Phone number: 020 7478 0107

    Address: Soho Theatre 21 Dean Street London W1D 3NE

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