BETHEL, NY (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — The Bethel Woods Center has selected Rudi Schlegel to be their new Senior Director of Programming.
Mr. Schlegel's new portfolio will include creating, planning and executing all aspects of the Bethel Woods concert calendar. He will be part of Peter B. Lane’s senior executive management team and will have a hands-on role in booking and producing the main Pavilion stage, the Roman Amphitheater and the Events Gallery along with oversight of all Education programs.
Schlegel brings a wealth of experience in promoting for the nonprofit sector to his new position. Previously, he has served as the VP of Presentations for the Chastain Park Amphitheater and the Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall in Atlanta. He was General Manager of Fraze Pavilion for the Performing Arts in Dayton and headed an arts and education program at Great Woods in Boston.
"I am truly excited by the idea of applying my career experience to an Arts Center as spectacular and thoughtfully designed as Bethel Woods. To be back in NY State, and in particular, Sullivan County is an added bonus. The diversity of the music programming to-date is brilliant and I look forward to embracing that vision as we move forward." said Schlegel. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers