Home Made Theater‘s Producing Manager, Stacie Mayette Barnes will be leaving the company in mid-October. Mayette Barnes has been on staff at the theater for the past 30 years. Under her leadership, HMT has become a thriving
member of the Saratoga arts community. Home Made Theater is the resident theater company at the Spa Little Theater in the Saratoga Spa State Park.
Ms. Barnes joined the company as a volunteer stage manager in 1985 on their first production, Wait Until Dark. She came on staff three years later as Associate Manager. When founding General Manager Susan Miller left the
company in 1995, Mayette Barnes moved into the position.
Ms. Barnes has accepted a position at the nearby Gideon Putnam. She is “incredibly grateful to have been a part of HMT” and is “immensely proud of the work the company has done over the years.”
HMT Board of Directors President, Nancy Sutin, speaks on behalf of the board in “thanking Stacie for her years of dedication to HMT,” and wishes her all the best in her next chapter.
The Board of Directors is working on restructuring the staff positions and will be hiring new staff this season. In the meantime, several interim positions have been established.
HMT will open their 34th season with a production of the Mel Brooks musical Young Frankenstein on October 13th.