Azuka Theatre Mission & History
MissionAzuka Theatre strengthens the connection and shared humanity among its diverse audiences by giving voice to the people whose stories go unheard.
HistoryAzuka Theatre was founded in 1999 by a group of young artists participating in the Arden Theatre Company’s nationally recognized Professional Apprentice Program. Azuka Theatre has built a reputation for accessible, thought-provoking and socially conscious theatre.
Over the past nine seasons, Azuka Theatre has produced eighteen plays, including seven world premieres, and been hailed as “a company to watch” and a “major player on the Philadelphia alternative theatre scene,” by Philadelphia Weekly.
Awards/NominationsPhiladelphia Gay News’ LAMBDA Award: