Job Ladder – Moya Maxwell

Photo of Moya Maxwell
30 May 2019

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

Shoreditch Town Hall appoints Byrne

Beth Byrne
09 May 2021

The new Chief Executive Officer at Shoreditch Town Hall will be BETH BYRNE.

Scott to leave The Lightbox in the autumn

09 May 2021

After 20 years at The Lightbox in Woking, Director MARILYN SCOTT will stand down in November 2021.

Culture Central extends board

09 May 2021

Four new board members have been appointed to drive forward Culture Central’s vision and mission as the collective voice for the sector in the West Midlands.

Ryder to become the new Chair of RADA Council

Marcus Ryder
06 May 2021

RADA has announced that MARCUS RYDER will become the organisation’s new Chair at the end of next month, taking over from SIR STEPHEN WALEY-COHEN who has held the post since 2007.

Attah appointed to the board at Castlefield Gallery

06 May 2021

Curator, writer and editor MARIAMA ATTAH is joining Castlefield Gallery’s board of Directors and Trustees.

McNamara to join Live Theatre

04 May 2021

Artistic Director of Nottingham-based touring company New Perspectives JACK MCNAMARA will move on in July after nine years to become Artistic Director/Joint CEO of Live Theatre.

Inc Arts' team expands

04 May 2021

ROISIN WOOD, previously CEO at football’s anti-racism organisation Kick it Out, is joining Inc Arts as Executive Director, working with Founder and CEO Amanda Parker.

The REP appoints new Associate Director

04 May 2021

IQBAL KHAN has joined Madeleine Kludje as an Associate Director of Birmingham Repertory Theatre as it prepares for its 50th anniversary season.

Baroness Vadera announced as new RSC Chair

29 Apr 2021

SHRITI VADERA will become the new Chair of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) in the autumn, taking over from current Chair NIGEL HUGILL, who steps down after ten years.

Newcastle Theatre Royal appoints new CEO

29 Apr 2021

MARIANNE LOCATORI, Director of Strategic Projects at Theatre Royal Plymouth, has been announced as the successor to PHILIP BERNAYS, who retires as Chief Executive at Newcastle Theatre Royal in September after 16 y

Amir Nizar Zuabi to succeed Good Chance founders

27 Apr 2021

Palestinian theatre-maker and playwright AMIR NIZAR ZUABI will become Artistic Director of Good Chance, a theatre company that started six years ago as the first ‘Theatre of Hope’ in the Calais Jungle camp where it worked with art

New Chief Executive for Playwrights’ Studio

Louise Stephens
27 Apr 2021

LOUISE STEPHENS will be the new Creative Director and Chief Executive at Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland, taking up her new role in July.

Yorkshire Dance appoints Sharma as Executive Director

Bhuvan Sharma
27 Apr 2021

BHUVAN SHARMA is joining Yorkshire Dance as its new Executive Director, taking on responsibility for the administration, finance, personnel, building management and policy at the organisation.

New Chair for Edinburgh International Festival

Keith Skeoch
27 Apr 2021

KEITH SKEOCH, a Trustee of Edinburgh International Festival since 2019 and member of its diversity and inclusion board working group, will become Chair of the festival board from June.

Founders of Fun Palaces step down

22 Apr 2021

Fun Palaces has announced the departure of STELLA DUFFY and SARAH-JANE RAWLINGS (right), the co-founders and co-directors of the organisation they established in 2013.  

Morag Deyes announces departure from Dance Base Scotland

Head and shoulders image of Morag Deyes
22 Apr 2021

MORAG DEYES is to step down from her role as Artistic Director at Dance Base Scotland in September.

New chair for Abandon Normal Devices

Head and shoulder image of John Herring
22 Apr 2021

Abandon Normal Devices has appointed JOHN HERRING as Chair of the Board of Trustees.

Skinner to head up new team at NYJO

20 Apr 2021

SUSIE YORK SKINNER will join the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) as Chief Executive on 1 July, replacing NIGEL TULLY who will continue as Chair of the NYJO Board.

Founder to step down at Cardboard Citizens

20 Apr 2021

ADRIAN JACKSON is standing down as Artistic Director and joint CEO of Cardboard Citizens, the theatre company he founded in 1991.


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