The Sackler Trust works in partnerships with organisations to help widen access to the visual and performing arts.
Ballet Black is a professional ballet company for international dancers of black and Asian descent. They bring ballet to a more culturally diverse audience and provide inspiration and opportunity to future generations of highly talented performers who may otherwise not realise their full potential.
The ongoing sponsorship that The Sackler Trust has provided since 2012 has helped the ballet company to continue to promote black and Asian dancers and in their efforts to boost the number of people from those communities pursuing ballet, either as a hobby, as audience members or dancing professionally.
Mountview is one of the UK’s top drama schools. It has created a new performing arts facility for London which will have a significant impact on the UK’s creative industries, providing a centre for students, industry professionals and the local community to come together.
The Sackler Trust has supported the construction of the new building, helping to secure the future of the school and enabling it to grow all aspects of its work; from training the next generation of theatre practitioners to engagement with the local community