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TOWN OF HIGHLAND COPYRIGHT © 2016

HIGHLAND TOWN THEATRE PROJECT

TOWN THEATRE COMMITTEES 

 

Residents who have a hankering to help the Town Theatre get up and running are encouraged to check out a bevy of new committees. Some groups will aid in restoration

while others will target postconstruction operations.

BECOME A MEMBER ...

 

With work continuing to refurbish

the town’s vintage movie house,

the Theatre Board is looking to the

community to support the project

by becoming a founding member.

Membership levels from $20 to $75 are available. Benefits include:

 

•    Your name in the commemorative

    Town Theatre Booklet    

    acknowledging your support.

•    A VIP pass to an exclusive      

    Preview Event, including a tour of

    the newly renovated theatre and

    members-only reception.

•    Your personal invitation to the first

    annual corporate meeting of the

    Theatre Board.

•    A complimentary decal to show

    your support of the Town Theatre.

THEATRE MEMBERSHIP

TOWN THEATRE BOARD MEMBERS

 

Keith Bruxvoort: retired Vice President of Finance, Strack & Van Til; Dawn Diamantopoulos, independent artist; Dan Dunn: Communications Professor, Purdue Calumet; Michael Griffin: Town of Highland Clerk-Treasurer; Bruce Leep: Chairman Provision Theatre Company, professor at Trinity College; Michael Maloney: Former Highland Redevelopment chairman; Tracy Oprea, PACE registred paralegal, O’Neill McFadden & Willett; Town Council Representatives:Dan Vassar and Bernie Zemen; Legal Team: Rhett Tauber and Carol Green-Fraley.

QUICK LINKS

MAIN STREET VOLUNTEERS: Are working to increase theatre memberships, recruiting volunteers to assist with theatre operations and researching grant opportunities to reduce the town’s share of the construction and operational costs. Want to volunteer? Call Cecile Petro at (219) 972-7598 or email cpetro@highland.in.gov. 

TOWN THEATRE BOARD OFFICERS

 

President              Bridget DeYoung

Vice President      Dawn Diamantopoulos

Secretary              Tracy Oprea

Treasurer              Keith Bruxvoort

FUND-RAISING: Spearheads events and projects that generate immediate and long-term dollars to rehab and run the theatre.

 

MEMBERSHIP: Develops and launches a “Friends of the Theatre” program to cultivate interest and raise funds.

 

PUBLICITY & MARKETING: Creates social media opportunities to increase awareness of events germane to the theatre.

 

VOLUNTEER DEVELOPMENT: Supports every committee by tapping into the talents of local individuals and groups.

PROGRAMMING: Develops theatre performances that cater to the region and its interests.

 

OPERATIONS: Provides the technical expertise necessary to operate projection equipment.

 

MAINTENANCE: Provides general upkeep both inside and outside the building.