School of the Arts Faculty
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julie_hennrikus [at] emerson.edu (E-Mail »)
Affiliated Faculty (2004)
B.S. School of Public Communication
Graduate Certificate Radcliffe College
ALM Harvard University
Julie Hennrikus is the Executive Director of StageSource, and an adjunct faculty member who teaches classes in arts management. She began her arts management career in small commercial theaters in Boston—as a Box Office Assistant and House Manager for Little Shop of Horrors and Ian McKellen Acting Shakespeare at the Charles Playhouse, Company Manager of A. . .My Name is Alice at the Next Move Theater and Box Office Manager and Company Manager of Nunsense at the Charles Playhouse.
She worked in several exhibition box offices at the Museum of Fine Arts (including Renoir, Mummies and Magic and Helga).
In 1990 she oversaw the box office set up and operations for Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment at the ICA.
In 1991 she was hired by Harvard University to create a box office for Sanders Theatre, an 1166 seat concert hall in Memorial Hall. After a renovation of Memorial Hall she was promoted to Program Manager, scheduling Sanders Theatre, Annenberg Hall, Lowell Hall and 16 other spaces. She continued to oversee the box office operations, which was renamed the Harvard Box Office, and tickets most student events on campus.
In 2004 Julie went to work for Emerson College, as the General Manager and Director of Marketing for Emerson Stage, the performing arm of the Department of Perfoming Arts. In 2011 she left that position to become the Executive Director of StageSource.
Julie is a published mystery writer. She writes the Clock Shop Mystery series under the name Julianne Holmes.