Angela Gieras assumes the newly created position at University of Missouri – Kansas City.
Scott Boswell, chairman of the Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s Board of Directors, and Leo E. Morton, chancellor of the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), are pleased to announce that Angela Lee Gieras has been appointed executive director of Kansas City Rep. The newly created position will provide additional leadership as the Rep prepares for its 50th anniversary in 2014 and will support the Rep as it continues to strengthen its position as a leading regional theatre. Gieras will begin her new position on August 6.
“The Rep has searched nationally for an extraordinary, ambitious management leader to partner with me to build on our success and achieve our most ambitious dream,” said Eric Rosen, the theatre’s artistic director.