David Dower will leave his leadership role at the Office of the Arts, ArtsEmerson, and HowlRound at the end of this year.
The announcement coincides with overall changes to the company’s leadership structure.
Broadnax will remain the head of Penn State’s MFA acting program while committing to direct one People’s Light production per year.
Foster Warder will serve as the company’s associate artistic director and Director of Impact.
Gavin is the institution’s fifth executive director, and the first Black woman to hold the position.
Hall, the company’s first female artistic director, emphasizes the need to create spaces for Black artists to thrive.
Hayes will transition away from the New Orleans company as it gears up for a new collaborative producing model.
White and Colbert will work with Godwin and STC’s artistic staff as STC associate directors.
Facing a deficit, the city-run company has eliminated positions, including that of the artistic director.
Blain-Cruz will direct at least one LCT show per season and will help to develop and select programming for the theatre.