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  • Official letterhead (print media).
  • E-mail from addresses at with the appropriate cryptographic signatures to verify the validity of the sender.
  • Communications via social media pages or accounts operated by Renton Civic Theatre.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Renton Civic Theatre is dedicated to creating an inclusive atmosphere of openness, transparency, honesty, and respect.  The theatre is an establishment that is committed to the work of embracing inclusivity and diversity regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, education, or ability. We strive to create an entity that models and builds the inclusive society we aim to achieve with our programming, casting, hiring, and audience building and volunteer recruitment practices.  The main goal is to treat everybody with respect.

Fostering Inclusivity and Diversity at Renton Civic Theatre: A Commitment to Respect and Equality

  • Introduction

    Renton Civic Theatre stands as a beacon of inclusivity, embodying values of openness, transparency, honesty, and above all, respect. Dedicated to fostering an environment where diversity thrives, the theatre embraces individuals regardless of their gender, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, education, or ability. This commitment extends across all facets of the theatre’s operations, from programming and casting to hiring, audience building, and volunteer recruitment. At the heart of it all lies a singular goal: to treat every individual with the dignity and respect they deserve.

  • Creating an Inclusive Atmosphere

    At Renton Civic Theatre, inclusivity isn’t just a buzzword—it’s a guiding principle. Every decision, from selecting productions to engaging with the community, is made
    with the intention of creating a welcoming space for all. By fostering an atmosphere of openness and transparency, the theatre invites individuals from diverse backgrounds to participate and contribute to its vibrant tapestry.

  • Programming and Casting

    The theatre’s commitment to inclusivity is evident in its programming choices, which reflect the rich tapestry of human experience. Productions are selected with an eye toward representing a wide range of voices and perspectives. Casting decisions are made without regard to traditional constraints, allowing performers of all backgrounds to shine on stage.

  • Hiring Practices

    In building its team, Renton Civic Theatre values diversity and seeks individuals who embody the spirit of inclusivity. Hiring practices are designed to ensure equal opportunity for all candidates, regardless of their background or identity. By cultivating a staff that reflects the community it serves, the theatre enriches its creative endeavors and strengthens its connection to audiences.

  • Audience Building

    Renton Civic Theatre is dedicated to reaching audiences of all ages, backgrounds, and interests. Through outreach efforts and community engagement initiatives, the theatre seeks to welcome individuals who may have previously felt excluded from the arts. By inviting diverse perspectives into its spaces, the theatre enriches the cultural landscape of the community.

  • Volunteer Recruitment

    Volunteers are the lifeblood of Renton Civic Theatre, and the theatre welcomes individuals of all abilities and backgrounds to join its ranks. Whether behind the scenes or in the spotlight, volunteers play a crucial role in bringing productions to life. By fostering a culture of respect and collaboration, the theatre creates opportunities for individuals to contribute their unique talents and perspectives.

  • Conclusion

    At Renton Civic Theatre, inclusivity isn’t just a goal—it’s a way of life. By embracing diversity in all its forms, the theatre enriches its artistic endeavors and strengthens its ties to the community.  Through a commitment to respect and equality, Renton Civic Theatre models the inclusive society it seeks to create, one production at a time.