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Urbanite Theatre is committed to creating visceral, shared experiences by fearlessly lifting up the boldest new voices in theatre. We believe in inclusive, artist-first storytelling, daring honesty, and the powerful connectivity of an intimate space.

MISSION

STAFF

Leadership

Artistic Director: Brendan Ragan

Artistic Director: Summer Wallace

Production

Production Manager: Ryan Finzelber

Master Carpenter: Gene Alcorn

Production Assistant: Nick Catanzaro

Founders

Summer Dawn Wallace

Brendan Ragan

Harry Lipstein

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Summer Dawn Wallace

Brendan Ragan

Jeffery Stevens, interim Board President

Georgia Higgins

Amy Lovejoy

Board Emeritus

Emilie Robinson

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

Urbanite Theatre strongly believes that an effective workforce includes employees from different and diverse backgrounds and experiences that together form a more creative, innovative, and productive environment.


Urbanite Theatre recognizes that building an equitable, diverse and inclusive environment is the key ingredient to its relevance and sustainability in the community. Urbanite Theatre respects diversity within human qualities and these qualities include but are not limited to: ethnicity, race, color, and country of origin, sex, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, beliefs, political affiliations, socioeconomic status, experiences and any form of disability.


Urbanite Theatre strives to create a culture of inclusion where employees of diverse human qualities can thrive and succeed and are able to participate in, and contribute to, the progress and success of the theatre, while growing both professionally and personally.

Discrimination of any kind will not be tolerated in Urbanite Theatre, and any reported instances will be grounds for immediate refusal of service.

URBANITE THEATRE'S STATEMENT ON GEORGE FLOYD AND BLACK LIVES MATTER

At Urbanite Theatre, we believe in radical acceptance, relentless inclusion, and the unwavering support of vulnerable communities.

 

Our institution would not be complete without the stories that emerge from the Black community, or the Black artists that help make them.

 

We recognize the anger, grief, and outrage that so many are feeling. And we're deeply saddened to see so many suffer. Through our work, we will continue to shine light on the stories that help us connect, evolve and love.


 

LOCATION

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1487 2nd Street

Sarasota, FL 34236

CONTACT

Stay up to date on the latest news on upcoming Urbanite productions by signing up for our newsletter:

(941) 321-1397

info@urbanitetheatre.com

Please note, due to COVID-19 protocols and staffing furloughs, we have limited phone hours. Please allow 24-48 hours for a response. We will return all messages in the order they were received.

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