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PRT Mission, Vision and Values

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Prairie Repertory Theatre has a two-part mission:

  1. Provide intensive training for students involved in the program.
  2. Provide the best possible theatrical entertainment for the people of South Dakota and the region.


The Prairie Repertory Theatre endeavors to promote family-friendly performances for the public through experiential and collaborative opportunities for company members


  • Critical and analytical thought to create an informed understanding and enduring curiosity.
  • Individual growth to nurture the development of the whole person.
  • Artistry to enable appreciation and expression through creativity and innovation.
  • Diversity to cultivate global awareness and respect for differing perspectives.
  • Community to connect people through engagement, service and collaboration within and beyond the university.