SMG’s general manager of The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, Becky Colwell, was recently named SMG west regional booking director by Jim McCue, senior vice president of SMG Entertainment. Colwell, who has been the GM of The Greek Theatre since fall of 2015, will oversee the regional booking efforts for SMG venues in the west.
“We are excited to add Becky to our Regional Booking Team,” stated McCue in a release. “The Greek Theater is one of our premier venues. Having Becky lend her knowledge of artists and tours to our west coast venues strengthens our efforts.”
Colwell has hosted several monumental performances at the Greek Theatre during her tenure including sold-out performances in 2018 from artists such as: Cole Swindell, Khalid, Lord Huron, Janelle Monae, Smokey Robinson, Niall Horan, Alice Cooper, Charlie Puth, Arcade Fire, Sebastian Maniscalco, Anita Baker and Christina Aguilera.
“Becky has done a brilliant job at the Greek and her success has been recognized by numerous industry awards,” added McCue. “She will help secure top shows and attractions to our SMG venues in the west.”
Colwell was named IEBA 2017 Venue Executive of the Year and the Greek Theatre has been recognized in 2016 and 2017 by Pollstar as Best Small Outdoor Venue, American Country Music Venue of the Year Medium Capacity and IEBA Amphitheatre of the Year in 2017.