Archive for December 21st, 2009

A brief word on Perry Lorenzo

December 21, 2009

The Seattle arts community has suffered a deep loss with the death of Seattle Opera’s Perry Lorenzo. Please take a moment to read this memorial. You just might recognize the face from Perry’s many introductions of our opera and music related films. He was a thoughtful and committed arts educator – an inspiration for us all.


We are hiring!

December 21, 2009

House Manager

Northwest Film Forum seeks a house manager for front of the house, box office, concessions and public areas.

This is an important position in a busy arts organization in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. The right candidate will have knowledge of office routines, working with the public, and overseeing volunteers and audience support facilities. He or she will have previous experience with most, if not all, of the following: running a box office, ticketing, nightly deposits and box office cash handling. This is a highly visible position and requires professional demeanor at all times, a history of building excellent customer relations, and experience with displays, upkeep and cleaning of public spaces.

This position is 26 hours per week, to begin mid-January. Please send letters of inquiry and resumes (digital only) to Lyall Bush at