Please join us in welcoming our new General Manager, Jenna Marie Schwartz! 

Jenna Marie is a theatre administrator, director and creator based in Alberta. Raised in Manitoba, Jenna headed west to pursue a BFA in Multidisciplinary studies at the University of Lethbridge. Co-Founder of indie theatre collectives Beans Theatre and Cardigans & Caviar, Jenna’s directing, producing, creation and performance works have won several awards on the provincial festival circuit. Her passion for the sustainability and longevity of the arts led to the positions of Front of House Manager, and then Program Development Intern at New West Theatre. There, Jenna introduced the Volunteer Appreciation Award, brought the TYA tour to new communities, and increased social media engagement.  

“I am delighted to welcome Jenna Marie Schwartz to the Ghost River Theatre team as our new General Manager. As a young administrator Jenna brings a keen passion and precision for administrative process and a drive for excellence and innovation in her management style that will undoubtedly have a major impact on GRT, and the greater Calgary artistic community.” - Eric Rose, Artistic Director