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 Musical Theatre and SpotLight Critical Reviewer 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 Director of Development reports to the Vice President of External Relations and is part of an external relations leadership team that is responsible for securing the resources that enable the Trust to achieve its mission. This position is responsible for all aspects of fundraising, including major donor cultivation and solicitation, donor development, special events, planned giving, and procurement of foundation, institutional and government support.
The Education Manager is charged with managing current and developing new education programming and community initiatives for the Cultural District and Hennepin Theatre Trust, including overseeing the Trust’s statewide SpotLight Musical Theatre Program. This position is highly interactive and requires a creative, collaborative and proactive approach to ensure that current and new educational programming is efficiently, meaningfully and strategically delivered. Creation of annual, program specific budgets is the responsibility of this position.