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Peterson Named Director of Summer Performing Arts Company

News Release                                                  

For Immediate Release                                                               

August 14, 2020

Peterson Named Director of Summer Performing Arts Company

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Allison Peterson has been named the Director of the Summer Performing Arts (SPA) company.

Peterson has worked in operations for SPA since August of 1997. She currently oversees box office management, student records, budget documentation and grant writing, and social media and website design for SPA.

She also oversees the Red River High School Theatre Guild and has served as the Red River High School extracurricular director of theatre productions since 2003. Peterson has worked at both Grand Forks Central and Red River high schools on productions in scenic painting, stage props and set building, as well as costume building.

Peterson was a Presidential scholar at the University of North Dakota and graduated summa cum laude. She holds a bachelor’s degree with a major in German, minor in English, and minor in secretarial studies and office administration.