Board of Directors’ Statement of Purpose
To lead a progressive performing arts centre that is a gathering place, offering a balance of community and professional programming guided by artistic vision and excellence.
To build, foster and celebrate cultural vitality and diversity in the City of Burlington so that the Performing Arts are seen as an important component of everyday life.
BURLINGTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE
Call for Nominations to the Board of Directors
The Burlington Performing Arts Centre (‘BPAC’) is a state-of-the-art, LEED Gold Certified facility designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects. Since it opened in September 2011 BPAC has become the focal point for performing arts activity in Burlington, providing close to 400 days of use between the Main Theatre, the Community Studio Theatre, the Family Lobby and the outdoor Plaza. BPAC is a charitable organization, presenter, a rental venue, an educator, a community hub and the focal point for performing arts activity in downtown Burlington.
OUR VISION & MISSION
The Burlington Performing Arts Centre (‘BPAC’) offers the best in the performing arts to the Burlington community. We nurture and support local artists, arts organizations and promoters, and we engage the citizens of Burlington in meaningful arts experiences, animating the community and enriching people’s lives. Our vision is to capture the hearts and minds of the community through the power of the performing arts by entertaining, engaging and inspiring the citizens of Burlington; maintaining an active engagement with the whole community and by taking a leadership role in community cultural development.
The Burlington Theatre Board Inc. is a governance board composed of volunteers responsible for the stewardship and general oversight of the organization. The Board provides strategic direction to the Executive Director and meets approximately 10 times a year, with additional time expected for sub-committee work.
The Burlington Theatre Board Inc. is specifically seeking Board members with skills in the areas of Legal, Accounting, Fundraising, Board Governance and Strategic Planning and Marketing and Promotions, as well as a passion for the performing arts and deep ties in the Burlington community.
For more information please visit burlingtonpac.ca/about/board-of-directors/
HOW TO APPLY
Please send your resume and letter of interest in PDF format, to email@example.com no later than February 16, 2024.
The Burlington Performing Arts Centre is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees, volunteers, patrons and artists. BPAC is actively interested in supporting BIPOC peoples and members of the LGBTQ+ communities and we encourage members of those communities to apply. We thank applicants for their interest, however, only those advancing in the process will be contacted.