LW Theatres Chief Executive steps down

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27 Jul 2021

REBECCA KANE BURTON has stepped down as Chief Executive of LW Theatres.

New Directors at Contemporary Visual Art Network North West

Images of Catharine Braithwaite, Helen Wewiora and Sarah Fisher
27 Jul 2021

CATHARINE BRAITHWAITE, HELEN WEWIORA and SARAH FISHER have been appointed as new Directors for Contemporary Visual Art Network North West, replacing PAUL SMITH and KATE JE

Fio announces changes to executive team

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23 Jul 2021

Cardiff-based theatre company Fio have announced SITA THOMAS and BETH HOUSE as new additions to its executive team.

New Chair of Bush Theatre's Board of Trustees

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23 Jul 2021

The Bush Theatre has announced UZMA HASAN as the new Chair of its Board of Trustees.

She will replace SIMON JOHNSON from the start of August.

New Perspectives appoints Jones as Artistic Director

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23 Jul 2021

ANGHARAD JONES has been appointed as Artistic Director of East Midlands theatre company New Perspectives.

Jones has been Artistic Director of Derby's Fifth Word for 15 years, a theatre company she co-founded.

DanceEast names new board members

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22 Jul 2021

DanceEast has announced changes to its board, welcoming SHREELA GHOSH as its new chair.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park appoints Vanasse as Head of Learning

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22 Jul 2021

ANGELICA VANASSE has been announced as Yorkshire Sculpture Park's new Head of Learning.

Vanasse previously worked as Lead for Young People and Adults at National Museum of Liverpool.

Castang elected Chair of Music Education Council

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22 Jul 2021

PHIL CASTANG has been confirmed as Music Education Council's new chair.

Castang is currently Bristol Beacon's Director of Creative Learning and Engagement, having worked in music education for 25 years.

New Oxford Theatre names O'Hara as Theatre Director

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21 Jul 2021

DAVID O'HARA has been named Theatre Director of New Theatre Oxford.

Prior to his new role, O'Hara was part of the Coventry UK City of Culture team.

A golden thread running through a creative career

20 Jul 2021

Whether in policy development, advocacy or nurturing talent, Executive Director of Clore Leadership Hilary Carty’s career is born of a passion for arts and culture.

Barbican names Interim Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

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15 Jul 2021

The Barbican has announced NINA BHAGWAT will join the centre as Interim Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion from August.

Blaze Arts appoints Thackray as Director

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15 Jul 2021

HELEN THACKRAY has been named as Director of Manchester's Blaze Arts.

Thackray has worked in a range of cultural venues across the North West, including as Programme Manager at People's History Museum.

Cooper joins Wysing Arts Centre as Director

15 Jul 2021

ROSIE COOPER has been named as Wysing Arts Centre's new Director from September.

She succeeds the late DONNA LYNAS who was Wysing’s Director from 2005 to 2021.

Ball named Sunderland Culture Chief Executive

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14 Jul 2021

Sunderland Culture has appointed REBECCA BALL as its new Chief Executive. 

Previously the organisation's Creative Director, she has succeeded KEITH MERRIN.

Metroland Cultures appoints new trustees

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14 Jul 2021

Metroland Cultures, the charity established to deliver Brent London Borough of Culture 2020, has announced eight new trustees to its board.

Transforming Narratives announces new Creative Producers

14 Jul 2021

Transforming Narratives has announced FAHIM QURESHI and SADIA RAHMAN as Creative Producers for its international cultural leadership programme.

Theatre Royal Plymouth names new Chief Executive

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08 Jul 2021

JAMES MACKENZIE-BLACKMAN has been announced as incoming Chief Executive of Theatre Royal Plymouth.

He succeeds ADRIAN VINKEN, who has led the theatre for more than 30 years.

BALTIC appoints Gray as Director of Enterprise and Public Value

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08 Jul 2021

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art has announced KATE GRAY as its new Director of Enterprise and Public Value.

Lakeland Arts appoints Reid as Chair

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07 Jul 2021

DIANE REID has been announced as Chair of Lakeland Arts, the first female chair in the organisation's 64 year history.

The Royal Ballet announces new season appointments

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07 Jul 2021

The Royal Ballet has announced its new appointments for the 2021/22 season.

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