Guiding Principles


To provide Lethbridge and the surrounding communities with a broad-based and diverse program of professional quality theatrical, musical, and dramatic performances to nurture the improvement of their aesthetic tastes.


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


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