General Manager - Milwaukee Repertory Theater

Mlilwaukee Repertory Theater is seeking an experienced, outgoing, and organized General Manager to be responsible for several key business operations of a large regional theater operating on LORT A, B & D contracts, including negotiating and contracting with artists and agents and oversight of company management, facilities, operations, rentals and information technology. Additionally, the GM manages the artistic expense budget for guest artists and co-productions agreements and is responsible for licensing plays and negotiating royalties. This position reports to the Managing Director.

Preferred qualifications include three years experience in general management, company management, or producing at a performing arts institution and excellent problem solving and proactive decision making skills. Ideal candidates will have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Theater, Management, Producing or Arts Administration is required.

For more information, see the job posting at: https://www.milwaukeerep.com/RepGlobal/1920/General-Manager-Job-Posting.pdf Applications accepted through July 5, 2019 through our hiring portal: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/job/443903?source=ccp&key=igoT08n%2fD9JkN2U5Bl%2fUyGteULHXX11jTEs1K9fqsPQ%3d

Milwaukee Repertory Theater is committed to creating a culturally diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Director of Development

PlayMakers is seeking a Director of Development to lead the efforts of PlayMakers Repertory Company’s (PRC) and the Department of Dramatic Art’s (DDA) to secure external funding from individual donors, foundations, and corporations for its programs and works to establish and achieve financial goals. The position coordinates prospecting and fundraising efforts with the Arts and Sciences Foundation team and reports both to the PRC Managing Director and the Associate Dean and Senior Director at the Arts and Sciences Foundation.

Candidates must have a minimum of one (1) year of professional-level, direct solicitation/fundraising experience. Successful candidates will have the experience, maturity, and judgment needed to provide evidence-based guidance to staff, proven success in securing large contributions from individual donors, a high comfort-level interacting with senior level executives and people of wealth, and a fearless but smart in the ability to ask for gifts and to position others to ask for gifts, among other qualifications. Experience in higher education fundraising and in fundraising for a theater or arts organization strongly preferred. Bachelor’s degree is required; master’s degree is preferred.

Application Deadline: September 17, 2018