Greer new director of theater advancement

Signature Theater Company has upped Beth Whitaker to associate artistic director and has tapped Jennie Greer to fill the new position of director of theater advancement.

Whitaker has been at Signature for seven years, first as literary manager and then as artistic associate. Greer joins the Off Broadway company from New Dramatists, where she was director of development.

Signature, which runs seasonlong explorations of individual playwrights, will begin its 2006-07 season focusing on the late August Wilson, starting with “Seven Guitars.”

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