Virginia Opera seeks applications for the position of General Director from individuals with senior experience in opera company administration, financial management, and fund-raising. Virginia Opera is the only opera company in North America to perform a full season of grand opera in three main stage venues (in Norfolk, Richmond, and Fairfax).
The General Director is directly responsible for the supervision and effective operation of all Virginia Opera activity within all three of its markets, working closely with the Artistic Director, to fulfill the corporate vision to “enrich the cultural community of the Commonwealth of Virginia through the passion, power and beauty of opera.”
The ideal candidate must have senior experience in cultural administration, the talent and disposition for direct involvement in fund-raising, and the willingness (and energy) to spend time in three markets.
Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements and a list of references by Friday, 28 February 2020, to:
Genovese, Vanderhoof & Associates