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ORGANIZATION: HEDGEPIG ENSEMBLE THEATRE INC

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Hedgepig Ensemble is a theater company and activist organization.
We reimagine the classics, creating a legacy of storytelling with gender equity at its core. We work to elevate the voices of women, honor the legacies of women playwrights from history, and produce incredible shows and events. We are dedicated to anti-racism in our work. And we taking our work onto a national platform.

Our flagship project is Expand the Canon (www.expandthecanon.com). Please check it out! If you find it as thrilling as we do, you might be a great fit for this leadership opportunity.

Hedgepig Ensemble Theatre, an award-winning non-profit theater company in Brooklyn, seeks dynamic, diverse, and driven theater lovers to join the Board of Directors in 2024 as we scale our work for greater impact. We seek volunteers from a variety of professions to help steward Hedgepig into its next stage of growth. Founded in 2012, we have a strong team of artists and a wonderful Board. We are looking for members with new perspectives, networks, and skills to help take us to the next level.

We especially seek women, people of color, and Brooklyn residents to join our Board. Additionally, we especially seek candidates with experience and interest in any of the following: sales, grass root marketing, fundraising, digital marketing, Google analytics, gala planning, silent auction planning, Corporate Training, accounting, and partnership building.

You are a great fit if you are passionate about theatre, the classics, gender equity & want to use your skills and network to build resources that will contribute to the growth and impact of our work.

Board members meet monthly (virtual or in-person), attend social events & productions, work to find resources to meet strategic goals, and become an integral part of our artistic family. Approximately 5 hours per month.

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About HEDGEPIG ENSEMBLE THEATRE INC

Location:

1196 DECATUR STREET 2, BROOKLYN, NY 11207, US

Mission Statement

Founded in 2012, Hedgepig Ensemble Theatre is an award-winning nonprofit theatre service organization located in New York City and working toward national impact. We reimagine the classics, creating a legacy of storytelling with gender equity at the core. Our flagship project is Expand the Canon (www.expandthecanon.com) - an effort that broadens the 'classics' by including voices of a diverse group of women. Heralded by American Theater Magazine, Playbill.com, The New York Times, and Token Theatre friend, this program is the backbone of all our work. We believe that stories handed down from generation to generation shape culture - and we want to see a more inclusive world.

Description

Hedgepig is the leader in finding, curating, and advocating for classic plays for women through our flagship program, Expand the Canon. Each year, we create a resource of curated plays, a podcast, and partnership readings and productions.

We are working toward publishing monologue books, crafting workshops for universities, and delivering professional development for high school teachers. We are working to scale our organization to become the center for gender equity in the classics.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Arts & Culture
Women
Advocacy & Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

137 South Oxford StreetBrooklyn, NY 11217

SKILLS

  • Accounting
  • Arts Administration
  • Business Development
  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • Fundraising
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 28
  • Orientation or Training
  • Monthly meetings (1-2 hours) plus solo work each month totaling about 5 hours per month.
  • There is a reasonable fundraising expectation for all Board members. We are looking for candidates with a minimum of 10 years of work experience.

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