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.

Artistic Director announced at ENO

11 Oct 2019

ANNILESE MISKIMMON will be joining English National Opera (ENO) as Artistic Director.

Colegate moves to Lighthouse

Tim Colegate
11 Oct 2019

TIM COLEGATE has left Wolverhampton Grand Theatre, where he was Head of Programming/Producer, to join Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts, as the new Head of Programming.

Bryant to step down from Artswork

Jane Bryant
11 Oct 2019

After ten years as Chief Executive, JANE BRYANT is preparing to step down from Artswork next year.

Smith announces her departure

Janet Smith
11 Oct 2019

JANET SMITH MBE, Principal and Artistic Director of Northern School of Contemporary Dance since 2012, will be leaving her role and stepping down from full-time working life at the end of the spring term 2020.

Northern Stage appoints two young trustees

11 Oct 2019

CARYS ROSE THOMAS, a 22-year-old recent graduate of Newcastle University, and 24-year-old Durham graduate and aspiring producer DANIELLE OLIVER have joined the Board at Northern Stage.

Staff changes at PRS Foundation

11 Oct 2019

PRS Foundation, the UK funder of new music and talent development, has appointed BECCI SCOTCHER as Senior Grants and Programmes Manager and ALISON WILLIAMS as Communications Coordinator.

Evans to leave Clean Break

Kim Evans
11 Oct 2019

KIM EVANS OBE, Chair of the Board of Trustees of women’s theatre company Clean Break since 2012, will be stepping down at the end of her tenure in July next year.

Leadership change at Design Museum

11 Oct 2019

TIM MARLOW has been appointed Chief Executive and Director of the Design Museum.

Board appointments at Without Walls

Lew Hodges
11 Oct 2019

Three new members have joined the Board of Directors at Without Walls, which curates outdoor arts shows:  LEW HODGES, Chartered Accountant; IVAN WADESON, Executive Director, Manchester City of Literature; and, Inv

New Board members for Aurora

Dame Liz Forgan
11 Oct 2019

DAME LIZ FORGAN DBE is the new Chair of Trustees at Aurora Orchestra, while Currencycloud CEO MIKE LAVEN has been appointed as Trustee.

Hill appointed Casting Director

Serena Hill
11 Oct 2019

Trafalgar Theatre Productions has that announced SERENA HILL is to fill a new Casting Director role.

Walsh to replace Lamie at QUAD

Brian Walsh OBE and Professor Judith Lamie
04 Oct 2019

BRIAN WALSH OBE is taking over from PROFESSOR JUDITH LAMIE as Chair of the Board of Directors at QUAD, Derby’s centre for art and film Lamie had been part of the QUAD Board for over two years.  

Jasper joins Prime Theatre

Laura Jasper
04 Oct 2019

The new Associate Director at Swindon-based Prime Theatre is LAURA JASPER.

New Chair for ICA

04 Oct 2019

WOLFGANG TILLMANS has been elected as the new Chair of the Institute of Contemporary Arts, marking the organisation’s return to an artist-led board for the first time in over 30 years.

Farmer departs Akademi

04 Oct 2019

Learning and Participation Manager CLARE FARMER is leaving the dance company after four years to take up a new position at Middlesex University.

McNorton leaves Rich Mix for Wembley Park

27 Sep 2019

JOSH MCNORTON has been appointed as Cultural Director to lead the establishment of Wembley Park Arts, a new cultural programme for Wembley Park, which will be a key strategic partner during Brent’s year as London Borough of Cultur

New Chair for Imperial War Museums' Board

Matthew Westerman
27 Sep 2019

MATTHEW WESTERMAN will succeed Air Chief Marshal SIR STUART PEACH as Chair of the IWM Board of Trustees when he retires in December after eight years as IWM’s RAF Trustee and three and a half years as Chair.

New Board members for the Creative Scotland

27 Sep 2019

The Scottish Government has made four new appointments to the Creative Scotland Board: DUNCAN COCKBURN, Director of Planning and Policy at the Robert Gordon University; PHILIP LONG, Director of V&A Dundee;

Holmes moves to Spare Tyre

27 Sep 2019

JOHN HOLMES will be joining Spare Tyre as the company’s new Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive Officer.


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