New manager at Orpheum

NEW MANAGER  —  Adriana Pridemore stands in front of the concessions stand at the Orpheum Theatre. She was chosen by Pondera Arts Council to be the new manager of the Orpheum Theatre.  I-O Photo by Barb Stratman 

 

 

 

 

 

Adriana Pridemore, a resident of Conrad for the past year, has been chosen by Pondera Arts Council to be the new manager of the Orpheum Theatre/Wiegand Auditorium. 

Pridemore has been working under the tutelage of George Tornga learning about the new digital movie equipment and more.

Adriana’s theater experience in Sterling, Colo., included being a projectionist, assistant manager, concessionaire and custodian for many years. In addition to having other business related positions, Pridemore has an Associate of Arts degree in Technical Theater. 

Last winter, Adriana worked in the Pondera Players production of The Butler Did It. 

Pridemore has two children attending Conrad Schools. Her husband Frank is employed at the Glacier Wind Farm as a technician. 

Pridemore is high on Conrad stating, “I love the town and it’s a great place to raise a family.”