Theater League, Inc.
PO Box 140206
Kansas City, MO 64114
Toll Free: 800-776-SHOW (7469)
Office Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST Monday – Friday
Theater League Staff Directory
- Amy Hamm, Senior Director of Marketing
- Bethany Nesbitt, Season Marketing Manager
- Brett Schlaegel, Online & Interactive Marketing Manager
- Catherine Cone, Director of Ticketing
- Chris McCoy, Senior Presentation Manager & Director of Education
- Craig Aikman, Group Sales Director
- Debbie Davis, Senior Director of Business Affairs
- Heidi Hurtig, Marketing Communications Assistant Manager
- Ian York, Box Office & Presentation Assistant Manager
- Jesse Hoffman, Graphic Design & Content Manager
- Laura Faust, Box Office Manager
- Mark Edelman, Executive Director
- Pete Weber, Production Manager
- Quincy Kreps, Marketing Communications Manager
- Rachel Schultz, Senior Marketing Communications Manager
- Reida York, Director of Advertising & Public Relations
- Rhiannon Gilland, Graphic Designer, Website & Email Marketing Director
Theater League is looking for interns or volunteers to help with productions coming to your city. Our internship will allow you to explore different areas such as marketing, public relations, graphic design and production. We can work together to explore the areas you are most interested in gaining experience. If you’re interested in finding out more information about this program, contact Quincy Kreps at 800.776.7469 ext.3853 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Internship & Street Team Membership
Theater League is looking for interns or volunteers to help with productions coming to your city. Our internship will allow you to explore different areas such as marketing, public relations and production. We can work together to explore the areas you are most interested in gaining experience. This is a perfect chance to see behind the scenes of theater productions and enjoy the thrill of live theater! If you think you might be interested in pursuing a career in theater or non profit, this would be the perfect experience for you!
If you’re interested in finding out more information about this program, contact Theater League at 800.776.7469 or email email@example.com
About Theater League
Founded in 1976, Theater League is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, community-based performing arts organization dedicated to the development of professional theater, both as a cultural and an educational resource. Serving its constituent communities by producing and presenting Broadway musicals, plays and new works in local performing arts centers, Theater League enriches the lives of more than 300,000 theatergoers annually, made possible by the support of the organization’s 30,000 members, who subscribe to Theater League’s cultural offerings.
Theater League presents National Broadway Tours and professional touring productions to the following communities:
- Akron, OH
- Colorado Springs, CO
- Eugene, OR
- Kansas City, MO
- Phoenix, AZ
- Santa Barbara, CA
- South Bend, IN
- Thousand Oaks, CA
- Toledo, OH
- Wichita, KS
Performing arts centers and historic theaters play host to the organization’s Broadway musicals and plays. Related activities include special performances for students of the performing arts, which feature question and answer sessions with theater artists and our Theater ROcKs (Reach Out to Kids) program, which brings at-risk youth to the theater for special educational and cultural opportunities.
Theater League’s presentations include the top national touring companies of all major Broadway musicals of the last thirty-five years. In addition, Theater League’s own in-house producing division mounts annual revivals of classic Broadway fare featuring stars of stage, screen and television. These Theater League produced tours allow the organization further flexibility in meeting the diverse schedules and goals of each of the venues and communities we serve.
Founder and President Mark Edelman participates in the national theater dialogue through membership in the League of American Theaters and Producers and the National Alliance for Musical Theatre. The organization takes a leading role in cooperative arts marketing efforts in the communities it serves and supports the facilities it calls home through grants, memberships and special promotional opportunities. In addition, outreach projects include Theater League’s Teatro Latino division, created to bring Spanish-language plays to audiences in the West and Southwest.
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