A few of the Association's objectives are:
To bring all the Tamil stage drama producers and troupes in Chennai under one roof
To represent to the State and Central Governments regarding the welfare of the drama producers, and troupes.
To get the recognition (for the Association) of the Tamil Nadu Iyal Isai Nataka Mandram, Sangeet Natak Akademi and other autonomous cultural bodies.
To get the assistance of the Railways, Airways and surface transport authorities, and various government departments
To get fair and reasonable remuneration.
To help producers and troupes with the launch of new plays…