Theatre Management Associates, Inc.

Statement of Operational Philosophy

TMA constructs solutions to all imaginable physical, fiscal, staffing, marketing and programmatic challenges for venues as they are being built, renovated or re-imagined.


  • Listening carefully as you tell us what you want your project to achieve.
  • Outlining the goals of your organization and making the plan clear through the development of a step by step process.
  • Illustrating what steps you will need to take to successfully accomplish those goals.
  • Helping you to understand how to efficiently implement those steps.
  • Investing ourselves in a vision for your project that we believe will insure your success.
  • Evaluating OUR success solely by the success of YOUR project.

Our Group

The principals of Theatre Management Associates (TMA) have a combined 60 years of real life experience in the performing arts business and have seen, lived with, and solved virtually every challenge associated with the planning, construction, and operation of a performing arts center.

The technical associates with whom we are affiliated are selected by the principals based on their demonstrated ability to envision and implement state of the art systems and solutions for performing arts centers. The individuals we contract with to assist in areas of specialized expertise are selected because of their ability to provide detailed work product that exceed our own high expectations.

We believe that our dedication to making your project a success must be equal to the dedication of performers, patrons, professionals and supporters of the arts who desire to bring venue projects to fruition.

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