Our vision as a national theatre company is to make theatre matter as a force for change. Harnessing the power of Wales’ stories, people and places to collectively imagine and shape a more equal, sustainable and environmentally just world.
We simply will not achieve this vision if our company and our sector continue to uphold a culture and ways of doing things that exclude or disempower people of colour, disabled and neurodiverse people, the Deaf community, LGBTQI+ people and the working class.
It matters to us deeply that theatre in Wales is for everyone. It is critical to our purpose and success as artists, producers, as a publicly funded institution and as people who come to work every day to make a meaningful contribution to our nation’s culture.
Our Strategic Equalities Plan lays out our current focus and commitments towards dismantling barriers and empowering those undervalued and underrepresented in theatre in Wales: