BURNSVILLE, Minn. (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Brian Luther has been named as the Executive Director of the Burnsville Performing Arts Center (BPAC) in Burnsville, Minnesota, starting on October 6th.
The Burnsville Performing Arts Center opened in January 2009. It features a 1,000-seat theatre as well as a 150-seat black box theatre, an art gallery and meeting rooms. It is home to the Chameleon Theatre, Dakota Valley Symphony and Twin Cities Ballet.
With more than 14 years of experience in the entertainment business, Mr. Luther got his start in venue management at the U.S. Cellular Center and the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He then moved on to the University of Wisconsin’s Kohl Center and Minnesota Sports Entertainment (Xcel Energy Center, Roy Wilkins Auditorium and RiverCentre) in St. Paul, Minnesota. Most recently, Luther was in Rockford, Illinois where he started in 2002 with CentreEvents which included the Rockford MetroCentre, Coronado Theatre and Davis Festival Park. He was named General Manager of the Rockford MetroCentre in 2009.
"It’s an honor to be selected to lead this organization and be a part of its continued success," said Luther. "The BPAC is a beautiful and viable facility. I am confident that it will keep growing in a positive direction and will continue to serve its mission to the community." – Celebrityaccess Staff Writers