Dobama Theatre is dedicated to premiering important new plays by established and emerging playwrights in professional productions of the highest quality. Through theatrical production, community engagement, and education programming, Dobama nurtures the development of theatre artists and builds new audiences for the arts while provoking an examination of our contemporary world.
To lead the field in professionally producing urgent, engaging, exceptional theatre in an environment that is increasingly equitable, safe, and nurturing in the community we share.
Community: Dobama nurtures personal and professional relationships in and outside of the theatre community by supporting the growth of local theatre artists and by reaching out, giving back, and embracing each of our neighbors in the Northeast Ohio region.
Justice: Dobama humbly serves each individual person, honoring the dignity of all. Dobama puts love into action in the ongoing pursuit of justice.
Artistry: Dobama creates extraordinary theatre through dynamic, provocative productions and fearless programming that asks burning questions about the human experience.
(R)Evolution: Dobama makes bold change by putting people first and ensuring that everyone has a voice in that change. We consistently, audaciously adapt and hold ourselves accountable in our commitment to lead with integrity, grit, and radical kindness.