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 and the Access Program.
Hennepin Theatre Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity, M/F/D/V.
The President/CEO, in partnership with the Board of Directors, is responsible for fulfilling, funding, and sustaining the vision and mission of the Trust and West Downtown. This role requires a person who will lead, inspire, and manage others, and will promote and ensure a thriving cultural district centered on Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis.
The Director of Budget and Finance is responsible for the oversight of all accounting and finance activities at the Trust. The Director of Budget and Finance implements and oversees a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to ensure exceptional stewardship, manage risk and ensure the accuracy of the Trust’s reported financial results. The position submits timely and accurate financial information to the President/CEO, the Board and the expanded leadership team at the Trust, ensuring they can make sound decisions and set an accurate direction for the organization. The person in this role is highly attuned to the needs of the organization and provides useful advice and guidance to budget owners. Additionally, the position ensures that the Trust has the records and procedures in place to conduct timely, secure and clean audits.
The Communications Coordinator is the lead on a variety of email campaigns and is responsible for managing, monitoring, and updating all content on the Hennepin Theatre Trust and WeDo websites. The Communications Coordinator monitors social media, publishes content to social media sites, and engages meaningfully with patrons. The role ensures that there is accurate information, engaging content, and that it is in line with the voice and branding standards of the Trust and WeDo.
This position provides excellent customer service to patrons of New Century Theatre while representing the staff of the New Century theatre in a professional and friendly manner. This position is part time, evening hours specifically around the New Century Theatre show schedule.
The primary responsibilities of the Event Manager are to welcome, seat, and direct guests during each New Century Theatre event and ensure a positive guest experience.
Reporting to the Theatre Manager, the primary role of the Bartender is to provide concessions service and help achieve a positive guest experience for all New Century Theatre patrons. The Bartender is responsible for bar preparation, over all cleanliness, shift sales reconciliations and end of shift clean up. The Bartender must deliver high-quality service using proper food and beverage handling best practices.
Historic Theatre Group
Historic Theatre Group, LLC is contracted by Hennepin Theatre Trust to manage the State, Orpheum and Pantages Theatres. Historic Theatre Group’s typical areas of employment include administration, back and front-of-house, booking, box office, concessionaires, finance, group sales, maintenance, ushers and venue management. They also periodically hire part time box office sales associates, bartenders, coffee cart and merchandise vendors, maintenance technicians and ushers.
Historic Theatre Group, LLC, a division of Broadway Across America, the nation’s leading producer and promoter of live theatrical events is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Head of Properties at the State Theatre.