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National Performing Arts Troupe

Develop major theatrical productions on myths and legends of PNG and train the community and the young generation on the importance of theatre arts and culture.

Promote theater and film production on traditional culturals including social issue and educating

A Brief History about National Performing Arts Troupe

The famous iconic and historical building, the raun raun theatre building is base in Goroka, the capital of Easter Highlands Province. The Building was built in 1980 through to1981. And it was officially in 1982. In June 1999, the Architectural Society of China recognized and rated this building as one of the top 5 iconic and historical buildings in the world.

The National Performing Arts Troupe (NPAT) ( formerly knows as Raun Raun Theatre) is one of the three (3) sister institutions of the National Cultural Commission (NCC). The other two are the National Film Institution (NFI) who is also based in Goroka and the Institute of PNG Studies (IPNGS) who is based in Port Moresby

Major Function of National Perfroming Arts Troupe

Develop awareness drama on the cross cutting issue

Train the community and the young generation on the importance of theater arts and culture

Develop major theatrical productions myths and legends of the four  regions of PNG

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The National Performing Arts Troupe (NPAT) ( formerly knows as Raun Raun Theatre) is one of the three (3) sister institutions of the National Cultural Commission (NCC). The other two are the National Film Institution (NFI) who is also based in Goroka and the Institute of PNG Studies (IPNGS) who is based in Port Moresby