Young Americans

Vision and values

In the community arts department, our vision is for a world where art and creativity for children is a brilliant and as inspiring as they are, and that it is seen as a fundamental part of everybody's childhood.

Our mission

The community arts deptartment champions the rights of children to art and creativity. We do this by making, presenting, and advocating an inspiring and ambitious programme of theatre and play, which is accessible to all children and families.

Our values

  • Imaginative - We celebrate the power of the imagination to make a positive change
  • Collaborative - We believe we can achieve more when we develop ideas collaboratively.
  • Accessible - We are passionate about the rights of all children and families. We want everyone to feel invited and able to participate.
  • Child-centred community is at the heart of everything we do.