I feel privileged and grateful for the opportunity to be a part of the beginnings of bigger things to come for Folkestone.

Rebecca Bogue, Facilitator

About Us

In the heart of our East Folkestone community, The Folkestone Performing Arts Centre will be an incubating space for performing artists to train, investigate their craft and showcase their work to audiences in south eastern Kent.  It will also be a vibrant hub at the heart of our community that inspires locals of all ages to take creative risks to shape the future and stir social change.

Our Mission

To deliver a platform for first-class performing arts, education, professional development and empowerment skills training to develop the local community.

Our Vision

To be an outstanding arts centre, highly acclaimed by artists and the local community as a centre of artistic excellence and positive social change.

Our Values

  • Demonstrating passion for the performing arts & positive social change.
  • Place the success and wellbeing of the local community at the heart of our choices, decisions and priorities.
  • Respect each other, promote equality, celebrate diversity and break down barriers to success.
  • Act responsibly, with honesty, integrity and openness, safeguarding the future health and success of our organisation.