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Theatrical Outfit Managing Director Lee Foster to Depart

Foster will leave in the fall, and a search for a new managing director will begin in January.

ATLANTA: Theatrical Outfit has announced that managing director Lee Foster will depart the company on Oct. 31, 2017.  She will continue in a consulting role to the company through May, 2018, working on the Audience Building Roundtable funded by the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation. A search for a new managing director will begin in January.

Lee Foster.

“Lee Foster has provided stability, tenacity and vision to Theatrical Outfit during her time with us,” said board chair Stephanie Watkins in a statement. “She was just what we needed at the time we needed it. We look forward to building on this momentum as we begin our search for a new managing director.”

Foster began at the Atlanta theatre company three years ago. During her tenure, Theatrical Outfit’s revenue, ticket sales, and audience satisfaction increased.

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