Together, we are moving Theatre Forward.

We are a nonprofit organization supporting a network of 19 prominent regional theatres in their efforts to build communities and make theatre accessible to all.

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Our Mission

Theatre Forward's mission is to advance American theatre and its communities. We achieve our mission by providing funding and other resources to the country's leading nonprofit theatres.

News & Impact Stories

Funding Updates

Bank of America ACTivate Awards

Announcing the six recipients of the Bank of America ACTivate Awards, a Theatre Forward program, seeking to foster and accelerate a theatre’s efforts to become more equitable, diverse, and inclusive of BIPOC individuals and groups.

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In Memoriam

Remembering Hal Holbrook

We mourn the passing of our previous Honorary Chair and dear friend, Hal Holbrook, who was a wonderful advocate for regional theatre.

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Stories from the Field

Theatres are Dark. Why Should We Care About Them Now?

What does it mean to continue to support the arts, especially regional theatres, now?

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Hearst Foundations Emergency Relief Grant

Our Ticketing Programs

Save My Seat Ticket Access
Save My Seat Ticket Access

This program gives patrons and employees of our supporting companies exclusive access and discounts to a wide range of Broadway, Off-Broadway and national regional theatre discount tickets! *While theatres are closed, please check out our new SPOTLIGHT SERIES for exciting virtual events*

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Spotlight Series - Member Theatre
Spotlight Series - Member Theatre

We are shining a spotlight on theatres across America! Our new Spotlight Series offers a behind-the-scenes look into the nation's most prominent regional theatres, their leadership, and artists. These events are geared towards theatre lovers, professionals, employees of our supporting companies, and theatres.

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