Arts Administration/Production/Marketing

Resume posted by freedatravel in Arts and Culture.
Desired salary: $60,000.00
Desired position type: Freelance
Location: South Salem New York, United States

kateelliott74@gmail.com
Tel:
19148604710
Mobile:
19148604710

Summary

I excel at collaborating with artists, presenters, and staff at every level. I understand the rigors of artistic touring, and have a long production history which makes me valuable in every position. I have produced, stage managed, written contracts, booked travel and lived on the road for long periods of time. I have been committed to the arts and artists my entire career. I excel at social media, with writing and photography skills. Extensive experience in international and domestic tour coordination, chorus and choir logistics, destination services, budgeting, production supervision, public relations, VIP artist management.

Education

Smith College, B.A. Other Skills: Performance Photography, Travel Coordination

Completed grant writing course at NY’s Foundation Center

 

Experience

On hiatus from: Bobby McFerrin as tour/production manager (15 years global touring)

Currently: Social Media Associate for Lexington Symphony and Bob Berky

Extensive experience in media relations, press briefings, and social media.

Producer, Theatrical and Events

  • Development Producer Patrick Stewart in A Christmas Carol-2019
  • Line Producer New Jersey Hall of Fame Induction Bruce Springsteen, Jack Nicholson, Tony Bennett among the honorees
  • Executive Producer* Patrick Stewart in A Christmas Carol

Four seasons on Broadway, two in London, tour of Western US

  • Tour Producer Ballet Frankfurt National Tour
  • Producer Film premiere parties for all major film studios
  • Producer Ford Theatre Dance Festival

 

*Developed one-man regional staged reading into successful Broadway show and London Olivier Award Winner.

 

Executive Producer Corporate

Production of annual meetings, product launches and special events for:

SAP                             Avon Products, Inc.

Parke-Davis                Compaq US

IBM                             Lexus USA

Weekenders                Liz Claiborne Inc.

Pfizer                           NYC & Company

KPMG                         Ricoh USA

CBS                             Sunovion

 

In response to VIP client expectations, lead creative and production teams to deliver proposal presentations and budget components on events exceeding 3MM.

 

Tour Management

  • Production & Tour Management Bobby McFerrin (fifteen years global touring)**
  • Tour Manager Mahlotini & the Mahotella Queens-International
  • Production & Tour Management Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton

**Line produced various configurations of Bobby with multi-disciplinary artists on multiple stages.

Executive Management

  • Managing Director The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee
  • Managing Director Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet NYC*
  • General Manager The Martha Graham Dance Company NYC*

*Interim Executive Management for re-emerging/new companies

Extensive experience in international and domestic tour coordination, luxury travel logistics, destination services, budgeting, production supervision, public relations, grant writing, VIP artist management.

 

Production Stage Management & Lighting Supervision

  • Patrick Stewart’s A Christmas Carol on Broadway and West End
  • Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake on Broadway
  • Rudolf Nureyev and Friends
  • Joffrey Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, Lar Lubovitch
  • Performance galas at Metropolitan Opera, NY City Center
  • Guest lecturer, Jacob’s Pillow & Los Angeles Music Center

Skills

  • Production supervision
  • Grant writing
  • Media Relations
  • Performance Photography

Specialties

    Collaboration

Spoken Languages

    French in an emergency!