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Mission & Philosophy

Mission

Near West Theatre builds loving relationships and engages diverse people in strengthening their sense of identity, passion, and purpose, individually and in community, through transformational theatre arts experiences.

Philosophy

The soul of Near West Theatre is belief in the healing, transformative power of the theatrical arts. The personal and communal growth possible when participating in an acting, singing, dancing ensemble is most fully realized with both skilled leadership and loving collaboration.

Read more on our Near West Theatre Experience page.

What's Happening Now at Near West Theatre?

Reflecting on The Wiz We heard what audience members thought about The Wiz: ... Read More
Working Towards Arts for All at Near West Theatre Building Capacity to Serve Audience Members with Disabilities Last March, we receiv...... Read More
Upcoming Events at Near West Theatre Welcome February! It may be the shortest month of the year, but we have lots going on at Near West Theatre this Fe...... Read More