Sapphire impacts the community by being…
ABOUT THE SAPPHIRE
2018 marks The Sapphire Theatre Company’s 10th Anniversary Season. Since 2008, The Sapphire has delivered “performing arts with purpose” to the Indianapolis community as collaborators, creative placemakers, and cultural entrepreneurs. Sapphire activities include:
- Professional Performances and Events such as ROMEO + JULIET: The Mobile Shakespearience™.
- One-of-a-kind Education Programs for youth and tailor-made training programs for corporations and civic organizations including PICTURE THIS, the award-winning interactive theatre experience serving schools and organizations since 1984.
- Professional Design + Fabrication Services ranging from theatre and museum sets, to props, exhibits, and historic restorations.
With a mission to entertain, inspire, and connect in order to enrich the human spirit, the Sapphire plays with all facets of theatrical form, transforms it into unique and engaging experiences, and transports it around Indiana and beyond. It is the only arts organization in the area offering these unique services.
Bonnie Mill – Artistic Director
David Orr – Producing Director
Jaclyn Grahl – Managing Director
Nick Carpenter – Program Manager, PICTURE THIS
Andrea Lott Haney – Program Manager, EDUCATION
Shelley Edwards – Administrative Assistant
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Julian Harrell – Board Chair
Associate, Faegre Baker Daniels
Executive Director, HATCH for Hunger
Director, Deloitte Tax LLP
Attorney, Morse & Bickel, P.C.
Vice President, Senior Corporate Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary at Strada Education Network
Chrissy Walling (emeritus)
Global Manager of Communications and Administration, Vertellus, Inc.
Art Hanna (emeritus)
President, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Pension Fund (retired)
John Stuart Mill II (emeritus)
CFO & Treasurer, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Division of Overseas Ministries, (retired)