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.

Allan to chair V&A Dundee

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16 Aug 2019

Property investor and entrepreneur TIM ALLAN has been announced as the new Chair of V&A Dundee, succeeding its founding Chair LESLEY KNOX.

New Venue Director in Nottingham

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16 Aug 2019

PETER IRESON has been appointed to manage the Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall Nottingham from 19 August.

Old Vic announces new Producer

16 Aug 2019

HARRIET MACKIE is leaving her role as Senior Producer of Edinburgh’s Lyceum Theatre to join the London theatre. She will replace outgoing Producer GEORGIA GATTI, who intends to depart by the end of the year.

Holland retires from Sinfonia Viva

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16 Aug 2019

Leader BENEDICT HOLLAND has retired after 17 years at the helm of the East Midlands professional orchestra. Violinist SOPHIE ROSA has picked up the role as Holland pursues other opportunities

New Director at Bridport Arts Centre

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16 Aug 2019

Former Director of Newport’s Quay Arts MICK SMITH joins the Dorset-based charity, filling the post left by CURTIS FULCHER.

Executive Director of Hull's Freedom Festival departs

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16 Aug 2019

JENNY HOWARD-COOMBES, who is also Joint CEO of Freedom Festival Arts Trust, will take up a new post at the National Trust for Scotland in the autumn.

Chaudhry appointed Tate trustee

16 Aug 2019

Dancer and Akram Khan Company Producer FAROOQ CHAUDHRY will be Artist Trustee at Tate for the next four years. TIM DAVIE, Chief Executive of BBC Studios, has been reappointed to the board.

New Executive Producer for Reading Rep Theatre

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16 Aug 2019

NICK THOMPSON joins the company as it embarks on a fundraising campaign to open its first permanent site.

Rintoul to leave National Museums Scotland

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09 Aug 2019

National Museums Scotland is bidding farewell to GORDON RINTOUL after 18 years as its Director.

Gurumurthy to lead Nesta

09 Aug 2019

RAVI GURUMURTHY has been appointed Chief Executive of innovation foundation Nesta.

New face for Dancefest

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09 Aug 2019

Dancefest has chosen KITTY ROSS to fill a new role as Executive Producer. Ross, who has more than 15 years’ experience in the cultural sector, will be charged with forging new relationships with stakeholders.

Catherine Wheels welcomes Reekie

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09 Aug 2019

TONY REEKIE is to join Catherine Wheels Theatre Company as its Executive Director and Joint CEO, starting in 30 September.

Kellner steps down as NCVO Chair

09 Aug 2019

PETER KELLNER will leave the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) when his term comes to an end in November.

Job Ladder: 'I’ve always followed what felt right'

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06 Aug 2019

From freelance marketing to running his own production company, Jake Orr has always been willing to take a leap into the unknown.

Jeffreys leaves the Barbican

Louise Jeffreys
02 Aug 2019

The Barbican has announced LOUISE JEFFREYS is stepping down as Artistic Director at the end of 2019.

New leadership at Plymouth Culture

02 Aug 2019

HANNAH HARRIS has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Plymouth Culture.

New Artistic Director joins Frân Wen

Gethin Evans
02 Aug 2019

Welsh language theatre company Frân Wen has announced GETHIN EVANS as its new Artistic Director.

Helix Arts appoints new Director

Scott Burrell
02 Aug 2019

North East arts organisation Helix Arts has announced SCOTT BURRELL as its new Director.

Acme announces Bayley

Paul Bayley
02 Aug 2019

Former Director of The Florence Trust PAUL BAYLEY joins Acme as its Head of Residencies and Awards after leading the trust for 15 years.

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