Palace Theatre Watford Ltd

Palace Theatre Watford Ltd

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Palace Theatre Watford Ltd

MISSION
Watford Palace Theatre (WPT) will be the creative centre at the heart of Watford. It will engage with all the communities of Watford, Hertfordshire and the surrounding region. It will create live and interactive experiences that are inclusive, uplifting and empowering whilst developing a national and international reputation for exceptional and diverse theatre.
VISION
Producing
WPT will produce high quality work that is distinctive and ambitious and that embraces varied styles and cultures of theatre. This programme of work will attract artists of stature to Watford as well as providing opportunities to nurture new and emerging artists. It will deliver enjoyable, exhilarating and accessible productions both on the WPT stage and beyond, working within sustainable financial parameters.
Participating
Participatory activities will be central to the development of WPT. WPT will deliver a comprehensive range of projects for people of all ages and backgrounds in Watford, Hertfordshire and the surrounding region, as well as providing a resource and platform for local artists.
Presenting
WPT will enhance its artistic offer to a wide range of audiences by presenting the work of high quality artists and companies on the WPT stage.
Partnering
WPT will seek out and develop wide ranging partnerships with artists, producers, arts companies, educational establishments, businesses and the public sector to achieve its Mission. It will work closely with Watford Borough Council on the cultural regeneration of the town.

Founded 1996

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