NNTT plays a central role in promoting the performing arts in Japan.
To this end, our mission is as follows:

  1. 1.Planning, production and performance of works of high artistic standards.
  2. 2.Making the modern performing arts more accessible to a greater number of people of all ages and all walks of life.
  3. 3.Developing the talents of promising young performers and other people involved in the modern performing arts.
  4. 4.Maintaining close ties with theatres and arts organizations while working to organize performance tours, joint productions and invitational performances, and by offering the use of our theatre facilities.
  5. 5.Promoting international exchange in the performing arts.
  6. 6.Conducting surveys and research on the modern performing arts in Japan and abroad, organizing lectures and exhibitions, and gathering related materials and making them available to the public.