Thailand and The Gate Theater Group mourn the passing of the King. Out of respect during this mourning period and the deep grief we share with the Kingdom, we have postponed our upcoming production: "Laundry & Bourbon and Lone Star until December 15 through 18. Those holding tickets for this production may redeem their money beginning Tuesday, October 18 at the information counter at Kad Suan Kaew Shopping Mall.
The Gate Theater Group Is Recruiting New Members
The Gate Theater Group has been bringing live English Language Theater to Northwest Indiana, Chiang Mai & Chiang Rai since 2007. During that time we have been recognized by local news agencies and organizations as a significant cultural asset to the community while creating an outlet where residents can become involved in the performing arts.
Over the last 8 years The Gate Theater Group has produced works by both little known and world famous playwrights, thereby enriching the cultural life of the communities we serve in general and the English speaking residents of Thailand in particular.
The Gate Theater Group is in the process of recruiting participants, patrons and advertisers for the upcoming season and is interested in hearing from anyone who would like to get involved.
Some of the positions we are seeking to fill include Play Director, Assistant to the Director, Scenic Artist, Lighting Design, Costume Designer, Grant Writers, Refreshment Sellers.
If you are interested in joining The Gate Theater Group please contact us at email@example.com and we will be happy to set a time when someone can meet with you to answer any questions and register you as a member or advertiser.
TGTG's Mission Statement and Objectives
At the Gate, we strive to entertain, inform, and educate the residents of Northwest Indiana, Chiang Mai & Chiang Rai through professional quality English language Community Theater. We accomplish this through the production and performance of plays and workshops that are relevant to diverse members of the local communities which we serve.
Objectives supporting this mission are:
To sponsor approximately four productions per year, In the United States and in Thailand, including one play that has been translated from Thai to English, with one additional play for children
To be recognized as a significant cultural asset by the local community as well as the citizens of greater Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Gary & Northwest Indiana USA.
To develop and draw from local talent to the maximum extent possible
To enhance development of youth in the theater arts through cooperative ventures with local schools via workshops and sharing resources
To sustain and increase recognition and financial support to talented youth through scholarships and other means
To present quality family entertainment while creating opportunities for young people and adults to develop talents in all aspects of theater production and performance
To express artistic, civil and educational abilities and interests in our community and bring an enjoyable theatrical experience to our community
In meeting these goals, The Gate Theater Group LTD (TGTG), shall be mindful of the standards of its audience and shall maintain fiscally sound management.
The Gate Theater Group is a 501 (c) (3) Tax Exempt Organization. 100% of donations are eligible for tax deduction.
Student Outreach Opportunities
In keeping with their mission statement, TGTG is seeking to enhance development of youth in the theater arts through cooperative ventures with local schools. Outreach productions and classes are open to young people from 13 to 18 years of age. They will focus on providing quality theater training for the beginner exploring acting for the first time as well as advanced level study for the young actor with previous experience. Classes will be geared towards developing imagination, concentration, working with others, exploration of character, and the development of technique in acting. Learning to respect people and the creative process will be essential in the program. The training opportunities will place students in a position to play the young roles in productions staged by TGTG. TGTG also seeks to empower young people to strive for excellence in their lives, while embracing an atmosphere of safety that encourages exploration. Click here for an Audition Form