Hennepin Theatre Trust
Hennepin Theatre Trust, owner of the historic Orpheum, State, Pantages and New Century Theatres, is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to arts-inspired community cultural development. We achieve our mission by presenting a rich mix of live performances, creating inspiring arts education experiences and advancing a thriving Hennepin Avenue cultural district in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Trust’s activities include presenting Broadway touring productions and the related Broadway Confidential series, concerts, comedy, speakers and other variety entertainment plus educational initiatives including our SpotLight Education programs for high schools, Teen Ushers, the Access Program and Family Day events.
Hennepin Theatre Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity, M/F/D/V.
The Corporate Sponsorship Manager is responsible for developing and stewarding revenue-generating partnerships with corporations, businesses and corporate foundations. This role requires creativity, strategy and collaboration both inside and outside the organization. It requires significant multi-tasking, attention to detail, patience and professionalism as well as good and decisive judgment. The Corporate Sponsorship Manager has established contacts in the business community and is skilled at building strong relationships. This position has responsibility for an annual fundraising goal as well as strategic and financial expansion of the sponsorship program. Sponsorships are increasingly important as the Trust seeks to diversify revenue sources, expand its arts and education programs and grow the downtown Minneapolis Cultural District.
This role is responsible for securing contributed support from foundations and government granting agencies for the Trust’s education, theatre and cultural district programs. The position has responsibility for an annual fundraising goal as well as strategic and financial expansion of our grants program. The Institutional Giving Manager is skilled at building strong relationships and in both written and verbal communication. The person in the role possesses a successful track record of securing grants.
The Media Relations Manager plans and executes media outreach strategies for Hennepin Theatre Trust. The position is responsible for media relations and publicity activities for the Trust’s performing arts events, nonprofit education and community engagement initiatives, and activities in WeDo™, the West Downtown MPLS Cultural District. As necessary, the Media Relations Manager acts as a Trust spokesperson, advises on media relations and messaging.
The Salesforce Administration Intern supports the administration of Salesforce across the entire organization. In particular, this intern is responsible for executing a project to inventory and manage Trust equipment and licensed applications within Salesforce, as well as assist in tracking the assignment of these items to appropriate Trust employees.
Our Spotlight Education Evaluators attend high school musical theatre productions with the purpose of providing educational feedback and recognition. Evaluators must have a strong background in theatre and/or theatre education. The ability to provide clear and detailed feedback with an educational focus is primary.