ERIE, Pa. — The Erie Playhouse will have a new leader in September as the theater enters its 101st season.
Kate Neubert-Lechner will replace Almi Clerkin as the executive director of the Playhouse.
Lechner, who has been with the organization for 33 years, will take over in September.
“She has the right leadership skill set and a passion for the playhouse in her DNA,” Clerkin said. “So she is going to be a great leader for the theater and we’re very excited.”