Theatre Peckham

Theatre Peckham

Charity information

Theatre Peckham

A performing arts education and training theatre company dedicated to inspiring and improving lives for young people in one of London’s most deprived areas.

Founded 1985

  • Mission statement

    Theatre Peckham is a Theatre Company and Creative Academy that:
    • Creates high quality, accessible, relevant and high energy classes and theatre, which reflect and promote the diversity of the local area and in so doing challenge perceptions of Peckham and its young people
    • Encourages, supports and nurtures children and young people to discover the magic of theatre and to develop their potential as young audiences, artists, theatre professionals and citizens of tomorrow.
    • Offers a continuum of leadership development and access to opportunity in London’s wider creative sector.

  • Aims

    Theatre Peckham aims to:

    • To raise the skills and aspirations of young people from Peckham and the surrounding area and support them to discover new talents, find new directions and progression routes
    • To be a vital and accessible part of the social and cultural fabric of Peckham by producing theatre that reflects the cultures, diversity, talent and creativity of local children and young people
    • To be a centre of excellence in the development, education and training of children and young people
  • Overview

    Established: April 1985

    Registered Charity Number: 294399

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 8

    Phone number: 0107 708 5401

    Address: 2nd Floor Peckham Library, 122 Peckham Hill Street, London SE15 5JR

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