Job Ladder – Moya Maxwell

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30 May 2019

Moya Maxwell looks back on a career that has taken her from managing live events to running Shobana Jeyasingh Dance.

Thiarai to oversee Leeds 2023

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14 Jun 2019

National Theatre Wales CEO KULLY THIARAI is leaving the company to become Artistic Director of cultural investment programme Leeds 2023.

Leadership change at Shubbak

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14 Jun 2019

Shubbak, a UK-based festival of contemporary Arab culture, has appointed FARÈS K MOUSSA as its new Executi

Copeland appointed IWC Acting Director

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14 Jun 2019

The Irish Writers Centre has announced HILARY COPELAND will step in as Acting Director during VALE

The Royal Ballet Principal dancer retires

Yasmine Naghdi as Odette and Nehemiah Kish as Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake, The Royal Ballet
14 Jun 2019

Principal dancer NEHEMIAH KISH has announced his decision to retire from The Royal Ballet at the end of th

New members for theatre board

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14 Jun 2019

FIONA HOPE and JOHN R. WILKINSON have joined the board at Middle Child Theatre Company in Hull.

Dixon to retire from Natural History Museum

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07 Jun 2019

SIR MICHAEL DIXON has announced he will retire as Director of the Natural History Museum in March 2021. A search for his successor will begin this summer.

Jaeger leaves Worcester Live

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07 Jun 2019

CHRIS JAEGER will step down as Chief Executive of Worcester Live to focus on projects including the Worcester Festival, which he founded 17 years ago.

Brill turns to choreography

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07 Jun 2019

Birmingham Royal Ballet First Artist RUTH BRILL is leaving the company to pursue choreography full time. Her final appearance as a dancer will be in 'Hobson's Choice' on 29 June.

James departs Sight & Sound

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07 Jun 2019

The film magazine's Editor NICK JAMES is stepping down after 21 years in the role to focus on personal writing projects. He will continue to contribute to Sight & Sound as a freelancer.

Brewery Arts Centre appoints Randall

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31 May 2019

MIRIAM RANDALL is joining the Brewery Arts Centre as its new Chief Executive Officer and Artistic Director next month.

Bishop joins The Place

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31 May 2019

Dance training, creation and performance organisation The Place has appointed ALAN BISHOP, Chief Executive of the Creative Industries Federation, as Chair of its board of governors.

New board members for WNO

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31 May 2019

Welsh National Opera has announced the appointment of three new members to its board: arts consultant and broadcaster ANDREW MILLER, Chief Executive of Opera Rara HENRY LITTLE and OverTier Chief Executive

New Chair for Orchestras for All

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31 May 2019

Orchestras for All has announced SUSANNA EASTBURN MBE as its new Chair of Trustees.

New Executive Director at nonclassical

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31 May 2019

NATALIA FRANKLIN PIERCE has been appointed Executive Director of nonclassical.

Philharmonia Orchestra announces next Principal Conductor

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31 May 2019

SANTTU-MATIAS ROUVALI is succeeding ESA-PEKKA SALONEN as Principal Conductor at the Philharmonia Orchestra for the 2021/22 season.

Archer joins The University of Edinburgh

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24 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh has appointed JANET ARCHER, previously Chief Executive of Creative Scotland, as its

New Chair at artsdepot

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24 May 2019

North London multi-arts venue artsdepot has announced AMANDA PARKER as its new Chair.

LIFT announces new Executive Director

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24 May 2019

STELLA KANU is joining London theatre organisation LIFT as its Executive Director to create a new leadership team with

Garvey to leave BBC NOW

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24 May 2019

Director of the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, MICHAEL GARVEY is joining NICOLA BENEDETTI’s new charity as its first Executive Director.


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