Proteus Theatre Company

Proteus Theatre Company

Charity information

Proteus Theatre Company

Proteus has a 30 year history of serving Hampshire communities through its project work as well as touring fresh and inventive productions to a rapidly growing national and international audience.

Founded 1981

  • Mission statement

    Proteus is a theatre company that believes that the audience is as important as the artist and that to create truly dynamic and relevant theatre the audience and artist must inspire each other’s imagination.

    Proteus is a professional touring theatre company serving the communities of Basingstoke & Deane and wider Hampshire, with a 30 year history of high quality work. The company produces a programme of touring shows, workshops, participatory opportunities and training to a target audience of 15,000 nationally.

    Proteus creates work collaborating with artists from different disciplines where appropriate, and seeks to develop the use of multi-art form work. It makes work with diverse communities from rural villages to socially excluded young people, creating amazing experiences, promoting and advancing education and enriching lives through the performing arts.

  • Aims

    Proteus Theatre Company aims to:

    • ENSURE THAT THE AUDIENCE IS AS IMPORTANT AS THE ARTIST, CREATING TRULY DYNAMIC AND RELEVANT THEATRE WHERE THE AUDIENCE AND ARTIST INSPIRE EACH OTHER'S IMAGINATION
    • ENABLE ALL MEMBERS OF SOCIETY TO EXPERIENCE HIGH QUALITY PERFORMANCE ART
    • PROMOTE THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION AND UNDERSTANDING THROUGH PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES
    • SUPPORT THOSE WHO ARE MOST DISADVANTAGED THROUGH PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE WORK AND PARTICIPATORY PROJECTS
    • ENCOMPASS ART FORMS AS DIVERSE AS, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVE TO, FILM, CIRCUS, MUSIC, LITERATURE, PHOTOGRAPHY AND NEW MEDIA
  • Overview

    Established: January 1981

    Registered Charity Number: 291718

    Phone number: 01256 354541

    Address: Proteus Theatre Company Queen Mary's College Cliddesden Road Basingstoke Hampshire RG21 3HF

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