Center Repertory Company, the resident professional theater company of the City of Walnut Creek’s Lesher Center for the Arts, has announced an open recruitment for the company’s artistic leadership. The Center REP Artistic Director will join the leadership team of the Lesher Center to develop and guide the company’s theatrical productions while contributing to larger strategic initiatives.
The Center REP Artistic Director will play a pivotal role in the company’s artistic growth, building upon a successful 50+ year history. Key responsibilities include curating a varied season of plays and musicals, overseeing the production process, and facilitating an inclusive work culture for a mix of full-time and hourly staff. As part of the Lesher Center’s strategic initiatives, the Center REP Artistic Director will also collaborate with the General Manager, Bedford Gallery Curator, and programming staff on Lesher Center-wide season planning.
The DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland will manage the search, with Jackson serving as the chair of the Search Committee. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by December 14, 2022, to be included in the first round of review. The full position description and application instructions can be found at https://lcarts.org/REP-Artistic-Director.