Theatre Absolute

Theatre Absolute

Charity information

Theatre Absolute

Award winning Theatre Absolute is a professional independent theatre company based in Coventry. Working from their unique Shop Front Theatre based in the city centre precinct, the company create and produce contemporary theatre plays, workshops and live arts events for the general public locally in Coventry and nationally. The company has strong links with its community and offers both formal placement and volunteer opportunities as well as artist support into the creative industries.

Founded 1994

  • Mission statement

    To encourage and advance the education of the public in the appreciation and practice of the arts, by increasing access to the arts, in particular through the production and provision of contemporary theatre plays, and associated participatory performance, literacy and educational activities delivered principally for the benefit of, but not limited to, young people and other persons who require help with literacy, communication, behaviour or self-help skills, social development, self-esteem and confidence building, with a view to empowering and educating them in such areas and integrating them into the community and assisting their development as full members of society.

  • Aims

    Theatre Absolute aims to:

    • To fund a programme of workshops all year round at the Shop Front Theatre, offering both writing and performance activities that support local & emerging artists.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1994

    Registered Charity Number: 1134077

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 9

    Phone number: 07799292957

    Address: Theatre Absolute, 38 City Arcade, Coventry CV1 3HW

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