The Board of Directors at Birmingham Festival Theatre (BFT) announces the appointment of two new board members. John M. Hill is a Vice President in Corporate Communications at Regions Bank and has been involved in film and video production for many years. Gordon Pate, attorney and partner in Pate & Cochrun LLP, recently returned to the BFT stage as Dr. Gerald Lyman in "Bus Stop."
On your next visit to BFT, please be sure to say "Hi!" to John and Gordon. (They'll be selling tickets, ushering, serving soft drinks, or otherwise earning their keep!) You can also post your own welcome message for them at http://www.facebook.com/bftfb.
BFT, founded in 1972, is the oldest continuously producing community theatre in Birmingham. A brief history of the theatre and the names of everyone currently on the board of directors can be found at http://www.bftonline.org.