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Jim Dickson Edit Profile

writer , theater producer

Jim Dickson, American writer, theater producer. Recipient Phyllis Anderson award, 1969.

Background

Dickson, Jim was born on March 25, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Vincent Brackley and Carol Lois (Schaffner) Dickson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1970.

Career

Artistic administrator, Santa Fe Opera, 1978-1980;managing director, Chamber Opera Theatre, 1982;general manager, Opera Festival of New Jersey, 1982-1985;managing director, New Jersey State Opera, 1985-1989;executive director, Newark Arts Council, 1989-1995. Proprietor The Dickson Office, since 1991.

Works

Connections

Married Helen Denise McEachrane, February 11, 1984 (divorced 1988).

father:
Vincent Brackley Dickson

mother:
Carol Lois (Schaffner) Dickson

spouse:
Helen Denise McEachrane