Artistic Director



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Compensation commensurate with experience: $80,000 - $100,000


The Artistic Director is the senior executive of the management team and is the primary face of the organization, embodying and communicating the artistic vision and mission of the Fountain Theatre.  The AD oversees and maintains the artistic excellence of the organization, ensuring that the Fountain continues to be seen as one of the premier theaters in Los Angeles while advancing the national reputation of the organization. 

The Artistic Director serves as the public spokesperson for the organization to the press, media, subscribers, donors, patrons and the public.  The AD actively works to build practices that increase the Fountain’s profile, and forges and maintains artistic relationships with theater companies and individual artists across Southern California, the nation, and abroad.  Reporting to and working closely with the Board of Directors, the successful candidate takes pride in the work of the theater: telling the story of the Fountain’s mission in compelling ways to all the communities it serves.  

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