To be the catalyst for lifelong discovery and exploration of the arts.


Excellence: We strive for excellence in artistic and enrichment programming through distinctive, multidisciplinary arts offerings to the public. We aspire to excellence in governance and will exceed our patrons’ expectations because their loyalty is vital to our future.

Innovation: We celebrate ingenuity and insight that result in new connections and fresh perspectives through engagement with the arts on multiple levels. We encourage originality, flexibility, and seeing the world with new vision.

Passion: We are passionate about instilling a life-long love for the arts that will enrich the lives of everyone we serve.

Stewardship: We value the trust of our greater community—people, corporations, and foundations—that contribute time, talent, and treasure to our organization; we promise to use those resources with integrity.

Collaboration: We value the power of collaboration with other organizations through which arts programming is enriched and made accessible to the greater community.