New director named
Storrs - posted Dec, 09 2013
STORRS- Matthew J. Pugliese has been named new Interim Managing Director of the Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT). Pugliese is stepping in to fill the role recently vacated by Frank Mack, who served for 10 years as the managing director of CRT. Mack will stay with CRT as Management Associate, and join the Department of Dramatic Arts faculty as Associate Professor of Arts Administration, as he pilots the schools’ graduate online certificate in Arts Administration and the new Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration program. Pugliese is an alumnus of UConn, having earned his BA in Theater Studies and his Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management from the university. As Interim Managing Director, Pugliese will oversee the management functions of Connecticut Repertory Theatre, the professional arm of the Department of Dramatic Arts, for the remainder of the 2013/2014 Subscription Series and the 2014 Nutmeg Summer Series.