WHAT names Jeffry George Executive Director

George takes the helm at the beginning of the new season

Jeffry George, WHAT's new executive director. WHAT photo.WHAT President and CEO Bruce Bierhans announced today that Jeffry George has been named the new executive director of the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater.

As the person in charge of overseeing the construction and opening of WHAT's Julie Harris Stage on Route 6, "on his first day, Jeffry will put his key in a lock he more than likely picked out himself," according to a release from the popular Outer Cape theater.

George has an extensive background in theater and close ties to the Outer Cape.  He currently serves as the executive director of Cantata Singers in Boston. He will begin his new position with WHAT the first week of May.  George and his husband, Hunter O'Hanian, have homes in Provincetown, Boston and Florida.

"Jeffry has a great history with our organization, and I'm thrilled to be able to bring him back," said Bruce Bierhans.

Click here to learn more about Jeffry George. WHAT announced its 2012 season at the beginning of last month. WHAT is at 2357 Route 6 in Wellfleet, 508-349-9428.

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