WHO WE ARE New City Players is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, ensemble theatre company in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. OUR MISSION We exist to stage exceptional classic and contemporary theatre that provides an emotional and transformative experience for every audience member. OUR VISION To see the people in our city flourish through the power of theatre, story, and community. OUR VALUES PROFESSIONAL & ARTISTIC EXCELLENCE We value and commit to staging powerful and poignant works that are theatrically excellent, emotionally engaging, thematically challenging, and ultimately, transformative. We value and commit to thorough collaboration of board, staff, artists, and volunteers, welcoming diverse and unique perspectives and celebrating the beauty of multiple experiences. We value and commit to employing professionals of the highest caliber and providing a creative and challenging environment for them to grow and thrive. We value and commit to creating an ensemble: a group of artists who regularly work together in various capacities and on various projects.
STEWARDSHIP OF RESOURCES We value and commit to artistic integrity, affordable ticket prices, and continual development of free or low-cost outreach and educational events and services. We value and commit to fiscal responsibility and financial security by means of achieving a balanced budget. We value and commit to the future of our community and will continue to pursue new financial, economical, technological, and artistic developments in an ever changing world to ensure institutional longevity. INCLUSIVENESS We value and commit to staging theatre from the vast canon of dramatic literature that implores audiences to address their humanity, both the parts that are whole and those in need of healing. We value and commit to including and engaging audiences and artists that represent the diversity of our region in all of our activities. We value and commit to educating young artists and exposing them to a creatively fulfilling and artistically integrated lifestyle.