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Art director

Mary Katherine Wegmann, American art director. Board directors Dog & Pony Theatre Company, New Orleans, since 1993; board directors, treasurer Junebug Productions, since 1985, National Performance Network, since 1998, Contemporary Arts Center, since 1999.

Background

Wegmann, Mary Katherine was born on September 18, 1948 in New Orleans. Daughter of Joseph A. and Catherine (Lyons) Wegmann.

Education

Bachelor in English literature, Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama, 1970. Master of Arts in English Literature, University New Orleans, 1972.

Career

Assistant manager, actor, director La Mise En Scene Theatre, New Orleans, 1970-1972. Loan processor First Homestead Savings and Loan, 1972-1974. Home improvement contractor Superior Distributors, 1974-1975.

Administrator Freeman-Anacker, Inc., 1975-1977. Associate director Contemporary Arts Center, 1978-1991, acting director, 1986-1988, 88-89. Owner MK Arts Company, since 1991.

Managing director Junebug Productions, 1993-1999. President, Chief Executive Officer National Performance Network, since 2001. Consultant Junebug Production, New Orleans, 1985-1993, Alternate Roots, Atlanta, 1986, 92, Cultural Arts Council Houston, 1988-1989, Seven Stages Performing Arts Center, Atlanta, 1989, 91, National Endowment Arts, Washington, 1983-1993, Association Performing Arts Presenters, 1994, Arts Council New Orleans, 1991, 92, Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans, 1992, Melanie Beene and Associates, 1991-1993, Louisiana Division Arts, since 1992, Arts Council New Orleans, since 1991.

Member various panels, juries and advisory committees, since 1980.

Membership

Board directors Dog & Pony Theatre Company, New Orleans, since 1993. Board directors, treasurer Junebug Productions, since 1985, National Performance Network, since 1998, Contemporary Arts Center, since 1999.

Connections

father:
Joseph A. Wegmann

mother:
Catherine (Lyons) Wegmann