Stage left: Somlyo exits theater post

Exec to keep position until successor found

Roy A. Somlyo has resigned his position as president and executive officer of the American Theater Wing, sponsor and organizer of the Tony Awards with the League of American Theaters and Producers.

He has held the position for five years, and will remain with the org as a consultant until the end of the year. He keeps his current position with the Wing until the end of June and joins the search committee to find his successor.

Before the Wing, Somlyo had produced or managed more than 100 Broadway and touring shows.

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