Kerry Michael to leave Theatre Royal Stratford East

Photo of Kerry Michael
03 Feb 2017

After 12 years in post, KERRY MICHAEL is to step down as Artistic Director of Theatre Royal Stratford East at the end of 2017. He will announce future plans in due course.


New Chair of National Dance Company Wales

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22 Jun 2017

Dean of the Faculty of Creative Industries at the University of South Wales, JANE MCCLOSKEY, will become Chair of National Dance Company Wales from September.

New role for Jo Kemp

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22 Jun 2017

JO KEMP has become Director of Business Development at Derby-based Hubbub Theatre Company.

SOLT appoints new President

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22 Jun 2017

Producer KENNY WAX has been appointed President of Society of London Theatre (SOLT). He takes over from current President, CARO NEWLING, who concludes a three-year tenure.

McAllister to leave South Hill Park

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22 Jun 2017

Chief Executive and Artistic Director at South Hill Park Art Centre for the past 16 years, RON MCALLISTER is to step down to work on artistic development at The Marist School in Ascot from September.

Fall to take over from Kerry Michael

Nadia Fall
15 Jun 2017

Associate Director at the National Theatre, NADIA FALL, is to replace KERRY MICHAEL

New Chief Executive at Magpie Dance

15 Jun 2017

THALIE MARTINI, currently working with Diabetes UK and managing a national programme to transform care practice in schools, has been appointed Chief Executive of Magpie Dance.

Young Vic and David Lan part ways

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15 Jun 2017

DAVID LAN, Artistic Director of the Young Vic since 2000, has announced his intention to step down.

New Secretary General for Culture Action Europe

Rudiger Klein
15 Jun 2017

RÜDIGER KLEIN is to join Culture Action Europe (CAE) as Secretary General from July.

Common Room of Great North appoints Director as Stark moves on

Photo of Liz Mayes and Peter Stark
15 Jun 2017

Currently Region Director of EEF, The Manufacturers’ Organisation, LIZ MAYES is to become founding Director of the Common Room of the Great North, which is to manage The North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineer

Ariane Koek announced as Director of Science Gallery Venice

Ariane Koek
15 Jun 2017

Clore fellow and former BBC radio and TV producer ARIANE KOEK has been appointed Founding Director of Science Gallery Venice, following her work for nearly five years as Founding Director of Arts At CERN, based at the world’s largest particle phys

Three additions to ICA council

15 Jun 2017

The German artist Wolfgang Tillmans, the Lebanese patron Maria Sukkar and the Russian collector Delya Allakhverdova have been elected to the Institute of Contemporary Arts council.

Campari-Moss joins Solomon Theatre Company

15 Jun 2017

Consultant PAOLA CAMPARI-MOSS has become Partnership Creator at Salisbury-based Solomon Theatre Company.

New role for Andrew Fletcher

15 Jun 2017

Currently Head of Administration at Lyric Hammersmith, Andrew Fletcher is to take up the role of Programme Manager at Warwick Arts Centre from August.

Linton re-joins Gate Theatre

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15 Jun 2017

Director and Playwright LYNETTE LINTON, formerly Assistant Director at the Gate Theatre, has re-joined the organisation as Director of the Young Associates programme.

Clore Leadership Programme selects new Director

Hilary Carty
08 Jun 2017

HILARY CARTY, an arts consultant and former Director of the Government’s Cultural Leadership Programme, is to succeed SUE HOYLE as Director of the Programme at Clore from September.

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain selects first Chief Executive

Anne Besford
08 Jun 2017

Most recently Senior Strategic Lead for Cultural Development at Middlesbrough Council, ANNE BESFORD has been appointed the first ever Chief Executive of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and will take up the role from 10

Glyndebourne appoints new Chorus Master

Photo of Nicholas Jenkins
08 Jun 2017

NICHOLAS JENKINS is to become the new Chorus Master for Glyndebourne from September.


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