Dixon to leave Theatre Baton Rouge in June

Keith Dixon, managing artistic director at Theatre Baton Rouge, will leave TBR in June to become the new artistic director for the Spokane Civic Theatre in Spokane, Wash.

Dixon has led the Baton Rouge community theater troupe for 10 years.

“I’m proud of the work we’ve done over the past decade,” Dixon said in a news release. “Theatre Baton Rouge is a special place because of the people involved. I look forward to their continued success.”

The theater will launch a national search for its next director, the release said.