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Performing Arts Events Director
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Date Posted Dec. 6, 2019
Title Performing Arts Events Director
University University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL, United States
Department Krannert Center for the Perfroming Arts
Application Deadline Jan. 10, 2020
Position Start Date Mar. 20, 2020
  • Director/Manager
  • Drama/Theater/Theater Education
    Fine Arts - General

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is looking for a Performing Arts Events Director to Oversee and manage the Events Office, which is responsible for the planning, management, and implementation of all aspects of artistic and technical support related to 300+ annual performance, campus, and rental events at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. Successful candidates will possess broad knowledge of the performing arts field, musical and theatrical touring production logistics and needs, and common touring practices; outstanding public relations skills; the ability to work collaboratively with a team; and proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, database, and design software.

This is a full-time academic professional position appointed on a 12-month service basis. The expected start date is as soon as possible after January 10, 2020. Salary is commensurate with experience. For further information about this specific position, contact Bridget Lee-Calfas at

For more information, apply online at Application deadline: January 16, 2020. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

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Contact Information

  • Shanitera Walker
    Krannert Center for the Perfroming Arts
    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    500 S Goodwin Ave
    Urbana, IL 61801
  • 217-300-2878


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