Managing Director

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Managing Director


Managing Director to lead and grow the theatre through its 60th Season and beyond. The successful candidate is passionate about producing new work, strengthening the theatre within the community, and continuing to drive forward the growth of the theater through fundraising efforts, Board development, strategic planning, business administration and financial management. The Managing Director will maintain a visual presence in community, grow relationships with community partners, oversee annual operation and capital budgets, cultivate new and continuing development initiatives, act as primary Media and Public Relations contact, and work closely with the Executive Committee on Board development. The Managing Director reports directly to the Board of Directors, as Dobama Theatre uses a dual-reporting organizational structure.

Dobama seeks someone with 3-5 years of experience in a leadership position in theatre arts management, including in nonprofit development and fundraising efforts, strong personnel management skills, and dynamic leadership abilities. Master’s degree in theatre management preferred. Preference given to strong development experience/skills. Dobama Theatre is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment. The position will remain open until a diverse list of qualified candidates is compiled. Dobama seeks to engage a candidate by April 2019.

To apply,  please send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to with MANAGING DIRECTOR SEARCH in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

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