Guiding Principles


To provide Southern Alberta with broad-based and diverse program of professional quality theatrical performances and education which nurture the development of theatre appreciation.


By understanding the cultural needs of Southern Alberta we will provide quality, sustainable theatre programming that engages and challenges our audiences and artists.


To engage a wide range of audiences through vibrant and diverse theatre productions and activities that connect Southern Alberta experiences with a larger artistic community.


New West Theatre aims to:

  1. Be a leader in the production of professional theatre in the Southern Alberta region
  2. Participate in the vitality of Canadian theatre
  3. Contribute to the dynamism of the Lethbridge community by offering vibrant cultural experiences for audiences, and by generating sustainable opportunities for artists