Our creative focus, the work that we produce, the programs that we develop and the spirit our company resonate with this artistic vision while reflecting a sincere search for new audiences and new vital theatrical voices.
We are dedicated in operating the company with a standard for excellence: artistically, programmatically in the cinema and through education, and administratively.
Innovation and creativity are intrinsic to creating cultural programming of uncompromising quality that is challenging and meaningful.
We believe in sustaining the highest level of ethical standards: honesty, accountability, and trust.
Serves as the cornerstone to a strong not-for-profit organization. Through conservative fiscal management, and transparency, we believe we can practice wise and efficient use of the resources entrusted to us.
We are committed to providing quality programs, partnerships, and related services to the community and the audiences we serve.
We believe the arts are a vital part of a healthy, equitable society, to which people of all ages and backgrounds have a need and right to belong. Our values embrace all people and communities and unite our society to our common artistic experience.
The Hippodrome is united as one organization under the belief that every artistic decision is a financial decision, and every financial decision is an artistic decision.
Cultivate and engage a diverse and responsive audience through exceptional service, respect and love.
The Hippodrome is Gainesville's cultural centerpiece offering live theatre, films, gallery exhibits, classes, and special events over 340 days a year. The Hipp. It's close to home, but far from ordinary!