Careers at Patchogue Theatre


The Board of Directors of Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts seeks a strategic and visionary Executive Director who will be responsible for the consistent achievements of the organization's missions and financial objectives. This is a full-time salaried position with medical benefits.


The Executive Director must hold an aptitude and track record of success in managing performance facilities, developing diverse programming and building collaborative partnerships. He/she must offer forward-thinking visionary leadership, well-developed management and fundraising skills, a strong knowledge and passion for all genres of the arts and the ability to effectively serve audiences, artists, and community organizations and entities.

Specific requirements include:

  • Extensive management experience in Arts administration;
  • Strong budgeting, financial management, and analytic skills;
  • Significant experience with fundraising and grant writing skills;
  • Exceptional communication skills;
  • Experience in programming and operating multiple art facilities preferred;
  • Experience in Human Resources activities;
  • Bachelor's Degree required, and five years of management experience;
  • Certificates in fundraising and nonprofit management.

Please send your resume with a cover letter and a list of three references (name; title; relationship to you; email and phone contact information). The cover letter must include the following: your salary requirement; why you are interested in Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts; and why you believe you would be an outstanding candidate for this position.

We are no longer accepting applications for this position.