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The Green Room Community Theatre Appoints New Executive Director

On Monday May 20, The Green Room Community Theatre announced the appointment of Haley Beech as its new Executive Director, effective July 1, 2024. Haley has been an integral part of The Green Room since 2017 serving as Marketing Director, and she brings a wealth of experience and a deep understanding of both the organization and the local community.

With her proven track record, exceptional dedication, and strong ties to the local community, Haley is ideally positioned to lead The Green Room into its next chapter of growth and development. Her passion for the theatre, combined with her strategic vision, will undoubtedly propel the theater to new heights. “My family has been involved in this theatre for the past 11 years in various capacities. I am looking forward to moving into this new position. My passion and vision for The Green Room will serve me well as we move into the future.” says Beech.

Outgoing Executive Director, Cathy Banner, will continue to contribute her insight and expertise to the organization as a consultant during this transition period. Cathy plans to retire at the end of 2024, and said, “I am thrilled to hand over the reins to Haley as our new Executive Director. Her leadership, creativity, and commitment to our mission make her the perfect choice to help The Green Room continue its tradition of excellence and innovation, enriching the lives of audiences and artists alike.”

The Green Room Community Theatre is located at 10 South Main Avenue in Newton, NC and is a funded affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County. Visit for more information.