Mission Statement
The mission of Stage Door Players is to engage, inspire, educate, and entertain the community through the production of quality, professional theatre.
Vision Statement
The vision of Stage Door Players is to be respected and recognized for artistic excellence.
We invite artists and audiences to an intimate theatre to engage with performances that broaden and deepen their connection to our collective narrative.
We challenge ourselves to ensure that qualified, diverse plays, playwrights, performers, technicians, and staff represent the community we serve.
Guiding Principles

Professional:  Provide a seamless theatre experience from initial marketing through final performance.

Engage:  Draw the audience into the story, help them understand the motivations of the characters, and inspire them to consider the theme in a larger context.

Entertain: Ensure each production is an opportunity to experience creative storytelling.

Inclusive: Invite and encourage our community to participate in the thrill of live performance.

Strategic Plan

Our Stage – Increase our connections with neighborhoods far and near.
Our Community – Provide theatre lovers with a complete and entertaining experience.
Our Vision – Build an active audience.

Objectives

Community
Increase our connections with neighborhoods far and near.
  • Diversity of artists and audiences
  • Visibility within the Community
  • Increase number of community programs offered
  • Board governance metrics
Engage
Build an active audience.
  • Employ feedback surveys for subscribers and patrons
  • Remove administrative barriers for AD interactions with patrons
  • Bring more of the production theme into the lobby
Professional
Provide theatre lovers with a complete and entertaining experience.
  • Professional actors and production team
  • Smooth process from marketing through final curtain
  • Improved marketing visibility
  • Theatre staff has required resources
Relevant
Become better known.
  • Increase digital presence
  • Expand our marketing/PR that highlights SDP as a destination for affordable entertainment
  • Increase community presence
Educate
Inform our community.
  • Develop a “how a play is produced” program
  • Introduce Children’s Programming
  • Partner with DHS on an intern program
  • Expose audiences to new ideas
Growth
Expand program offerings.
  • Plan for 2020 – highlight current efforts and position for future growth
  • Increase usage percentage of current facility
  • Recruit multi-year corporation sponsors
  • Fill out Board Seat Membership (18)

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