Phone : 902-275-3933 

Our People

Our Team

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Executive Director

Andrew Chandler

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Front of House Manager

Anne Koloff

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Marketing Lead

Lynn Pettypiece

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Production Manager / Technical Director

Ray Moschuk

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Krystle O’Brien

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Our Board

The Chester Playhouse is owned and operated by a volunteer board of directors, drawn from dedicated and invested members of our community. They meet monthly to oversee and provide strategic leadership to guide the direction of the Playhouse. Board members typically serve a 3-year team, beginning at our March Annual General Meeting.

If you are interested in serving the Chester Playhouse as a Board Member, please send a note to the Playhouse Board Executive by email at

Our Executive


Sara Filbee

Vice Chair

Susan Crocker


Tom Boyne


Mary Jane Walsh

Our Board Members

Carol Dodds

Catherine Read

Liz Crocker

Kathy McNab

Kirk MacCulloch

Alexis Milligan

Caroline March

Matt Ross

Frank V. Metzger

Emily Mosher

Kirby Putnam

Join Our Team

The Chester Playhouse is an artistic hub, specializing in the presentation of exceptional live performances, which serves the Municipality of Chester, including the village of Chester and surrounding communities. Operating since 1939, we have been a home for music, theatre, films, comedy, speakers and emerging community performances, and continue to present world-class artists from “around the corner” and around the world. Following a fire which damaged our existing Playhouse building, we are quickly pivoting to a “satellite” context, presenting live shows in various venues across our community, in a program we’re calling the “Playhouse Without Walls”.

We are committed to welcoming applicants with disabilities at any stage of the hiring process, and eager to support these individuals in any way that helps them.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At the Chester Playhouse, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.  The Chester Playhouse is eager to provide opportunities to applicants from all backgrounds, and is eager to accommodate the right person who brings a unique viewpoint to our organization.  We encourage all interested parties to reach out if they are interested, to discuss how we can best accommodate your application.

Current Openings

There are no positions open at this moment.