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Uptown! Entertainment Alliance names Scully as Executive Director

Feb 11, 2016 10:41AM, Published by J. Chambless, Categories: News, Arts+Entertainment, Today



Uptown! Entertainment Alliance, bringing a theater to West Chester, recently announced the promotion of Angela Scully to Executive Director. 


Angela Scully

 Scully joined Uptown! in 2013 as Development Director and quickly rose to accept more and more responsibility with the organization. She has been instrumental in partnering with local artists and securing collaborations with The Resident Theatre Company, Sara Michaels, Michael Windish and Yajaira Paredes Productions. Scully consults with various non-profit organization and serves on the board of Jenkins Arboretum. “Angela has been a key part of our success, and we were thrilled to promote her to Executive Director. We would not be in a position to start construction this April without the leadership provided by Angela," said Tom McEvoy, President of the Board of Directors.  

Scully is a self-taught artist, painting colorful and energetic still lifes, landscapes and animal paintings which are shown in galleries and coffee shops in the Philadelphia area, where she has won several awards.

Uptown! Entertainment Alliance (UEA) is a group with a common vision: To bring a theater to West Chester. With the purchase of the Armory on North High Street, the group is undertaking a capital campaign to transform and repurpose the Armory into a multi-use theater and educational space. For more information, visit www.uptownwestchester.org.


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