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"Right hand, meet left hand..."

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

I worked at American Conservatory Theater full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Young, enthusiastic staff... Dynamic performing arts environment...

Cons

Senior management out-of-touch with needs of organization at-large...cronyism and one-upmanship create environment of mistrust and misinformation....

Advice to Management

Learn to listen and put your egos aside.

Other Employee Reviews for American Conservatory Theater

  1. Helpful (2)

    "ACT is an amazingly fun, creative and worthy organization"

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    Former Employee - Box Office in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Box Office in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends

    Pros

    The artists on the stage, to the artistic director, to the development team, to the concessions employees, everyone works together to make this the best theatre experience on the west coast.

    Cons

    The pay is never as good in a not for profit as you would like, but the overall benefits package and the ability to see the best live theatre on the West Coast if not the US makes up for this, even though SF is an expensive city to live in.

    Advice to Management

    Continue with your strategic plan and continue including all staff in the strategic plan workshops. this is such an important facet of making the next generation of ACT even better.


  2. "ACT now"

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    Former Contractor - Actor in San Francisco, CA
    Former Contractor - Actor in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at American Conservatory Theater as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great directors and production teams

    Cons

    Would like more ambitious season selection

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