Theatre Company | Sport for Jove | Artistic Mission


“I feel now the future in the instant”


Sport for Jove Theatre…

is determined to establish an original, compelling and energetic new theatrical voice in Australia

is a repertory theatre company, committed to offering audiences access to the lost tradition of ‘playing in rep’ – an exciting perspective on storytelling and the versatility of the actor’s and designer’s art

is an actor’s company, treating actors with respect and seeking to inspire excellence and humanity in all aspects of its work – a place where actors can feel they create and possess the work

is committed to nurturing and challenging young artists - actors, directors, playwrights, designers and technicians – through practical connection with the best industry professionals

is determined to work patiently and consistently toward new boundaries in the production of classical theatre in Australia - from Greeks to Shakespeare and modern classics

is dedicated to developing, workshopping and producing new Australian plays in Sydney and NSW regional venues

is founded on its members’ excellence in Education, and will provide a bold, vigorous and inventive program of syllabus-based works for NSW students and teachers through its ‘Rough Magic’ Education Program

is committed to offering audiences and artists a detailed, insightful, intelligent, surprising and affordable experience every time they come to the theatre

       the company was founded with a commitment to gender parity and cultural diversity and continues that commitment today