Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Position: Artistic Director
Berkeley Repertory Theatre has launched a search for the successor to its Artistic Director, Tony Taccone. The board is seeking to identify its choice for the position and engage the successful candidate by mid-summer 2018. Full-time employment is scheduled to begin late summer of 2019.
Berkeley Rep is one of the country’s flagship regional theatres and a national leader in creating innovative work for the stage. It has consistently developed and produced a repertoire that includes everything from fresh approaches to the classics to cutting edge new plays and musicals and from works that stretch the boundaries of theatre performance to those that have broadly popular appeal.
Berkeley Rep’s board is seeking a working artist with a clear artistic vision, a passion for Berkeley Rep's mission and strong relationships with artists that matter, both now and in the future. Competitive candidates will be accomplished directors, artistic directors or other theatre artists whose talents have been in evidence and recognized nationally or internationally over a significant period of time.
The search committee is looking forward to interacting with artists from diverse backgrounds and varying experiences who have an entrepreneurial instinct and an unceasing social and artistic curiosity.
The successful candidate will be an individual who embraces Berkeley Rep's expansive vision for the role of theatre in modern society and who demonstrates a commitment to the theatre's broad aesthetic, rich organizational culture and progressive value system.
For more information about Bekeley Rep, visit www.berkeleyrep.org. To request a detailed position profile, go to email@example.com.
Berkeley Repertory Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, people of color and those from underserved communities to apply.
Attention: Thomas Hall, Managing Partner / Christine O’Connor, Principal
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