FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Cheryl King, Marketing Associate
6TH STREET PLAYHOUSE WELCOMES ANNE CLARK AS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR
SANTA ROSA, CA, September 21, 2020—6th Street Playhouse announced today that Anne Clark has accepted the position of Managing Director. She takes on the key role after working in Theatre for nearly two decades.
"The Playhouse is very lucky to be able to add Anne Clark as Managing Director of our organization. With her vast theatre experience, tremendous skill set, broad vision, and relentless drive for success, I feel confident, even in these challenging times, that The Playhouse has a very bright future." ---Jared Sakren, Artistic Director
“I am thrilled to be joining the 6th Street Playhouse family as the new Managing Director. It is a joy to be a part of such a fantastic organization that is truly committed to excellence while serving the community with top notch programming, performances and the opportunity to come together for now, remotely. Now is a time for creatively connecting and I can’t wait to connect with the community in Santa Rosa and the rest of the 6th Street Playhouse patrons in Sonoma County. The future is indeed bright and we are keeping the light on for you!” ---Anne Clark, Managing Director
For the past 17 years, Ms. Clark has brought her experience in film, Broadway, national tours and regional theater in the Bay Area to her work both as a performer onstage and her work on staff for nonprofit theaters. Her credits include stints on Broadway as Penny in High Fidelity, Lou Anne in Hairspray, and touring as Miss Dorothy Brown in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Snow White at Disneyland. Ms. Clark comes to the Playhouse after a wildly successful run as the Director of Education at the Bay Area Children's Theatre. With her own business, Rockabye Dance, Ms. Clark created movement programming for young children, managing all aspects of curriculum creation and implementation.
She began her role with 6th Street Playhouse on September 21, 2020.