Penn Genthner (he/him/his) joins Classical Theatre of Harlem as Director of Development following six years as Director of Institutional Advancement at Vineyard Theatre, supporting artists whose work has gone on to earn Pulitzer Prizes, Tony Awards, and Broadway and international productions. He previously led fundraising efforts for the National Yiddish Theatre – Folksbiene’s centennial anniversary and The Flea Theatre’s capital campaign, and was responsible for institutional fundraising at Pasadena Playhouse and Furious Theatre, Inc. in California. Penn has served on the Board of Directors for the Pasadena Playhouse Alumni & Associates, where he was elected “Man of the Year” in 2007, and panels for ART/NY, the NY Innovative Theatre Awards, and the Henri & Joyce W. Sumid Scholarship. He holds a B.A. in Theatre from Bennington College and is a proud alumnus of The Breck School.