(a) To achieve the highest standard of excellence and originality in the technical and creative areas of dance making.
(b) To pursue the creation of an ever changing and dynamic body of work that provides a documentary voice for our time.
(c) To provide an aesthetics and artistic environment in which Singaporean Choreographers, dancers and theatre workers can continue to strive and develop their craft.
(d) To recognize and co-operate with public and private bodies which support the performing arts.
(e) To respond to the needs of young people including young dance professionals in the performing arts.