MISSION STATEMENT

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WET INK COLLECTIVE IS A PLAYWRIGHT DRIVEN INITIATIVE WITH THE GOAL OF EMPOWERING OURSELVES AS FEMALE PLAYWRIGHTS TO: WRITE, DEVELOP AND PRODUCE PLAYS WITH VIVID FEMALE PROTAGONISTS, AND TO  HELP ADDRESS THE CURRENT WORLD WIDE LACK OF PROFESSIONALLY PRODUCED PLAYS BY WOMEN.

We will fulfill our mandate by:

-Facilitating a variety of  playwright member-initiated workshops and events,that contribute to the creative development and promotion of new plays by women through:critical discourse, workshops, and community building.

-Encouraging and providing opportunities for emerging playwrights
and other professional theatre artists (performers, directors, designers etc, who are transitioning to a dedicated playwriting practice.

Supporting the writing and developing, of works for the stage, by diverse women of all sexual orientations, LBGTQ– all ethnicities- and social backgrounds.

-Reaching out and building our community through our public events,
playwright salons, our website and through social networking.

-Forging local, national and international relationships
with producers, presenters, individual playwrights
and playwright-related groups.

-Seeking out new audiences by working with our board to create audience building practices.