Polka Theatre

Polka Theatre

Charity information

Polka Theatre

Polka is devoted to work for and with children, presenting a year-round programme of theatre productions, other arts related events and a wide range of educational and participatory activities.

Founded 1968

  • Mission statement

    Polka’s mission is…

    To spark the imagination and fuel a sense of discovery in children from every background.
    We do this through thrilling world-class theatre and a creative programme of learning, in a welcoming and stimulating environment.

  • Aims

    Polka Theatre aims to:

    • To break down barriers to participation in the arts, by providing support including a programme for children with disabilities; a scheme, ‘Free for All, offering free tickets to children from disadv
    • To promote, maintain, improve and advance education for all children particularly through the production of plays; and to encourage participation in the arts
    • To engage hard-to-reach groups through an outreach and community engagement programme
    • To provide thrilling world-class theatre, which is resonant, engaging and exciting, designed to spark a child’s imagination and fuel a sense of discovery
  • Overview

    Established: October 1968

    Registered Charity Number: 256979

    Phone number: 020 8545 8368

    Address: Polka Theatre 240 The Broadway Wimbledon SW19 1SB

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  • Free For All

    ‘Free For All’ is a scheme which brings children a year from areas of social or econom... More