Theatre Blog & News

Welcome to the official Brave New Workshop Blog! Basically, if it doesn’t have a place on one of the other areas of the website – photos, videos, news, gossip, and miscellaneous – it’ll end up here. Our blog: if the website was a kitchen, this would be the junk drawer.

16 Jan Job Opening! Marketing Specialist- BNW Student Union

--January 2017 -- The BNW Student Union (BNW SU) is the non-profit (501c3) educational arm of the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre, the longest running satirical comedy theatre in the U.S., founded by Dudley Riggs in 1958. Through the joyful practice of improvisation, the BNW Student Union delivers engaging learning experiences in a supportive environment so humans of all ages can become their best selves, make authentic connections, and bring more laughter into their lives. ...

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02 Mar Come Work With Us! BNW Seeks Event Services Sales Manager

-- Thanks for your interest, this position has been filled! --   The Brave New Workshop, America’s longest running satirical comedy theatre, is seeking a Sales Manager for our suite of Event Engagement services, including Venue Rentals, Emcee Services, Video, Live Messaging, and Entertainment products and services. This is an outstanding opportunity for an independent, outgoing individual with an entrepreneurial spirit, desire and ability to build relationships, and high levels of creativity to work at a...

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18 Jan BNW Student Union Seeks Improv Instructors!

The BNW Student Union, the Brave New Workshop’s school of improvisation, sketch writing and comedic performance, is seeking to expand its roster of highly talented and mission driven instructors. We are currently interviewing for youth and adult improvisation and performance specialty teachers. Classes are held at our new downtown location (727 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403), as well as offsite through our growing outreach and community programs. If you have a passion for serving others,...

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30 Oct We’re Hiring! BNW Entertainment Company Seeks Accountant!

-- Thanks for your interest, this position has been filled! --   The Brave New Workshop Entertainment Company is seeking a Full Time Accountant. This position would involve all aspects of financial tracking and reporting including… – Basic Bookkeeping – Preparing financial statements – A/P and A/R tracking and management – Bank account management including reconciliation – HR administration – Employee benefits maintenance – Budgeting and cash flow projection – Insurance administration – Payroll processing (including quarterly and year end processing and reporting) – Sales Tax preparation and...

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03 Aug We’re hiring! Brave New Workshop seeks Marketing Manager!

-- Thanks for your interest, this position has been filled! -- Brave New Workshop Entertainment Company Marketing Manager JOB OVERVIEW The Marketing Manager for the Brave New Workshop Entertainment Company is responsible for developing and increasing public awareness of the Brave New Workshop among potential guests, fans, and followers, and ensuring that each performance is well promoted in order to achieve ticket sales goals. This person will develop strategies that result in increased attendance at and engagement with...

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18 Aug Brave New Workshop Announces Purchase of a New Home for its School, the BNW Student Union

Brave New Workshop Announces Purchase of a New Home for its School, the BNW Student UnionPlans Include Wide Expansion of Education and Training Programs The Brave New Workshop Theatre announced plans today to purchase an additional building in the Hennepin Avenue Downtown Theatre District in order to house its growing school, the BNW Student Union, as well as additional office and workshop space for its theatre and its corporate services division (BNW Creative Outreach).  The BNW...

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