Board of Directors
Gerard has an extensive background in stage, production and administrative management for theatre, dance, music, and special event management. He is currently Artistic Administrator at The National Ballet of Canada and previous professional experience includes serving as Director of Touring & Company Operations for Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet and as General Manager of Manitoba Theatre for Young People. Gerard also has extensive experience in stage and production management, where other selected credits include nine seasons as stage manager with Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet and productions with Theatre Calgary, Alberta Theatre Projects, the Banff Centre, the Globe Theatre, the 1999 Pan American Games and the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. Gerard has also served on the boards of the Canadian Dance Assembly where he was Co-chair of the National Advocacy Committee, and Winnipeg Cares – An AIDS Benefit.