New Works Director and Producer of the Festival of New Musicals, National Alliance for Musical Theatre
CIERA IVESON has developed over 50 new musicals in various stages from first drafts to World Premieres. As the New Works Director at The National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NAMT) she produces the Annual Festival of New Musicals, New Works Summits and Writers Roundtables; manages the National Fund for New Musicals and Writers Residency Grants; and oversees all of the New Works and Festival programs for NAMT. Prior to NAMT, she was the Festival Producer for the Village Originals Festival of New Musicals and Associate Production Manager at Village Theatre in Issaquah, WA. In addition to musical theatre producing, she also worked in Seattle developing contemporary performance pieces and new plays with On the Boards and The Town Theatre. From 2015-2016, Ciera was the Associate Producer and a board member for SHOWTUNES Theatre Company. She is a graduate of Emerson College.