This Bitter Earth, 2017/18 Season
of New Conservatory Theatre Center
is to champion innovative, high-quality productions and educational theatre experiences for youth, artists and the Queer and Allied communities to effect personal and societal growth, enlightenment and change.
Our vision is that theatre is a community event and a way to build community.
New Conservatory Theatre Center (NCTC) has been in operation since 1981. Still led by its Founding Artistic Director, Ed Decker, NCTC provides the San Francisco community with high quality youth education programming, Queer & Allied theatre, children’s theatre and new work commissions that support local and national artists. NCTC’s annual operating budget is nearly $1.8 million.
To develop & produce Queer & Allied theatre that gives voice to, entertains, and promotes exploration in order to celebrate diversity and foster communication.
To provide theatre training that empowers youth to express themselves, celebrate difference, and gain self-esteem.
To develop and produce performances that educate youth and those who guide them, with a particular focus on challenging issues, new ideas, and making choices that will positively impact their lives.
To produce plays targeting young audiences and their families.
NEW PLAY DEVELOPMENT LAB
To develop world premieres and produce second and third productions of new work at NCTC.
Questions? Contact NCTC Development Manager Andrea Partridge at 415.694.6158 or email@example.com.