An Announcement from the Jacksonville Symphony

The Jacksonville Symphony recently announces nonprofit veteran Steven Libman as the new president/CEO. Libman comes to Jacksonville from the Atlanta Ballet, where he has served as the organization’s chief advancement officer since 2014. “After a year-long search, the Board reached a unanimous decision that Steven is the absolute perfect candidate for the job,” said Don Read More …

Wonderful news to report. Steven Libman will become the new President &CEO for the Jacksonville Symphony in Jacksonville, FL as of February 1, 2020.

Jacksonville Symphony announces non-profit veteran Steven Libman as new President & CEO. Libman comes to Jacksonville from the Atlanta Ballet in Atlanta, Georgia where he has served as the organization’s chief advancement officer since 2014. “After a year-long search, the Board reached a unanimous decision that Steven is the absolute perfect candidate for the job,” Read More …

The Atlanta Ballet performed it’s new production of The Nutcracker at the Kennedy Center

Featuring Tchaikovsky’s timeless score and celebrated dance maker Yuri Possokhov’s fresh choreography, Atlanta Ballet makes its Kennedy Center debut with its reimagined production of The Nutcracker, November 27-December 1 in the Opera House. Read more.

The Atlanta Ballet launches a new Nutcracker to critical acclaim; the Development Team raises almost $6M for the new production.

Special effects loom large with Atlanta Ballet’s new production of The Nutcracker. Images span from elaborate clockwork machinations to books that swirl through the air to household objects that change in scale, creating seismic shifts in perceived reality. The $3.7 million production integrates high-tech video projections with Yuri Possokhov’s choreography, and the clear intent is Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Receives $1 Million Towards Outreach Programs

The Atlanta Ballet receives major funding to support its nationally renowned arts education and outreach programs. The Molly Blank Fund of The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation awarded Atlanta Ballet a $750,000 three-year grant to support all activities within the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education, including scholarship support, dance classes and community programs. Additionally, Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Introduces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet

Following a successful first performance season under new artistic director Gennadi Nedvigin, Atlanta Ballet announces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet – a fundraising effort in 2016-17 that will allow Atlanta Ballet to grow its needed resources and to enable its goal to be one of the premier ballet companies in the Read More …

Kudos to the team at La Jolla Playhouse

A wonderful article in a National Endowment for the Arts magazine, just appeared about the amazing La Jolla Playhouse: https://www.arts.gov/NEARTS/2015v2-nea-50-shaping-americas-cultural-landscape/broadway-beach Kudos to the team at La Jolla Playhouse where Steven Libman served as the Managing Director from 2005 – 2008.