- to acknowledge the contribution made by community and non-professional performers in theatre groups and in high schools and colleges to the cultural life of the Gold Coast and surrounding areas.
- to celebrate live theatre in the community, believing that theatre is
an essential part of peoples’ lives, making life “better for people”.
- to provide a forum for networking and sharing of resources between
theatre groups within the wider Gold Coast area.
- to provide a public event where outstanding talent is rewarded in a
- to encourage the pursuit of excellence by aspiring performers.