Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Monkey Baa Theatre For Young People Limited

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Monkey Baa Theatre Company
Charity size
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
NSW fundraising number: 22767
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Culture and arts
Main activities
  • Primary and secondary education
  • Other education
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
VISION A company that exhilarates young minds and reveals a world of infinite possibilities; a place where theatre becomes an intrinsic part of a young person’s life.
MISSION To share uniquely Australian stories, with young people at the heart of everything we create.
Corporate Objectives • Create remarkable theatre, presenting an explosion of new works locally, nationally and internationally.
• Ensure young people, wherever they are located and whatever their economic circumstances, have the opportunity to share in fantastic theatre experiences that reflect their own experience of life.
• Provide fresh creative adventures for practitioners, and opportunities for artists new to the sector.
• Raise the status of theatre for young audiences everywhere.
CORPORATE STRATEGY Creativity: Create captivating theatre experiences for
young people, their families and educators. • Share Australian stories – using Australian Literature and/or stories sourced from images, conversations and imaginings. • Be the frontline theatre of excellence dedicated to young people • Encourage emerging artists – providing opportunities to be mentored. Community: Broaden engagement and build our communities, from bush to coast and across the seas. • Expand our borders • Lead in Arts Education – support venues to strengthen their relationships with local schools, use drama as a pedagogical tool, a loyal teacher network, and program for early childhood to young adult. • Cultivate diverse relationships – partnerships and collaborations with artists and arts companies of CALD and Indigenous cultures.
• Engage – engagement program with each production, engage young people through process and exploration, and engage our stakeholders. • Build brand and profile Capacity: Sustain a thriving business that builds the capabilities of the company and young people’s theatre across Australia. • Financial Strength – diversification of income streams, strengthen governance, building on existing and new funding relationships, investing in human and technical resources.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Main beneficiary
Early childhood - aged under 6
Other beneficiaries
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Families

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 4
  • Part time employees: 4
  • Casual employees: 9
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 9.26
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 0

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
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Income and Expenses

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