WINDY CITY TIMES
||Cody Estle to step down as Raven Theatre artistic director
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Raven Theatre's board of directors announced that Cody Estle will step down as the company's artistic director at the end of November.
Estle has been the company's artistic leader since 2017. He will join Milwaukee's Next Act Theatre in the same capacity.
During his tenure as Raven's artistic director, Estle oversaw the company's transition from non-Equity to Equity status, the commissioning of seven new plays and the remodeling of Raven's two theater spaces, among other accomplishments. Under his leadership, the company received 28 Jeff Award nominations and six Jeff Award wins.
In a statement, Estle said, "I'm very proud of what we have achieved together at Raven Theatre during my time as artistic director. Thank you to the board, staff, artists and patrons for being an important part of this renaissance for the theater. Raven has shaped who I am and I'm very grateful for my time here. I look forward to seeing the theatre continue to soar."
Raven will soon begin a search process to fill the Artistic Director position. More information will be announced in the coming months.
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