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.

New Director for Barra Culture

Daniel Tyler-McTighe
22 Jan 2021

DANIEL TYLER-MCTIGHE is joining Barrow-in-Furness arts programme, Barra Culture, as its new Director.

Creative England announces Bond

Charlotte Bond
22 Jan 2021

CHARLOTTE BOND has been appointed by Creative England as Programme & Engagement Manager for the new Creative Growth Programme for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Exeter Northcott Theatre appoints Niazi

Yusuf Niazi
22 Jan 2021

Exeter Northcott Theatre has announced that YUSUF NIAZI is joining the team as Associate Director.

New board member at Paxton House

Elizabeth MacDonald
22 Jan 2021

Music at Paxton General Manager ELIZABETH MACDONALD has been appointed to the board of trustees at Paxton House.

The Lightbox announces new Chair

Pam Powell
22 Jan 2021

The Lightbox gallery and museum has appointed PAM POWELL as Chair of the board of trustees. She is an experienced board director, currently serving three PLCs: AG Barr, Cranswick, and Premier Foods.

LSO Music Director leaving for Bavaria

Sir Simon Rattle
15 Jan 2021

Sir SIMON RATTLE is leaving his post as London Symphony Orchestra’s Music Director to join Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Munich as its new Chief Conductor.

New Chair for Dance Base Scotland

Robert Dawson Scott
15 Jan 2021

Dance Base Scotland has announced ROBERT DAWSON SCOTT as its new Chair of the board.

PRS Foundation announces new Senior Management

Yaw Owusu
15 Jan 2021

YAW OWUSU will oversee and lead PRS Foundation’s new initiative that aims to power up Black music creators and industry executives, due to be announced later this month.

Artistic Director exits Eclipse Theatre

15 Jan 2021

AMANDA HUXTABLE is leaving Eclipse Theatre to pursue other interests, after just over a year in the Artistic Director post.

Boundless Theatre announces Chair

Rosie Allimonos
15 Jan 2021

Global Director of Digital Content at BBC Studios ROSIE ALLIMONOS has been appointed Chair of the Board at Boundless Theatre, succeeding outgoing Chair CHARLES GLANVILLE.

SCAN appoints new Director

Moira Jeffrey
15 Jan 2021

Scottish Contemporary Art Network (SCAN) has announced MOIRA JEFFREY as its new Director.

One Dance UK announces new Chair

Amanda Skoog
08 Jan 2021

Senior Producer at The Royal Ballet, AMANDA SKOOG is the new Chair at One Dance UK.

Federation of Scottish Theatre announces CEO

Fiona Sturgeon Shea
08 Jan 2021

FIONA STURGEON SHEA, currently Director of Playwrights’ Studio, is joining the Federation of Scottish Theatre as its new CEO.

Leeds Dance Partnership appoints new Partnership Director

Lucy Dusgate
08 Jan 2021

LUCY DUSGATE has joined Leeds Dance Partnership as its new Partnership Director. An experienced cultural producer, she joins the partnership from her most recent role as Art Programmer/Producer at The Lowry.

Theatre Centre announces permanent leadership team

Rob Watt
08 Jan 2021

Theatre Centre has appointed ROB WATT as Artistic Director alongside EMMA REES as Executive Director.

Edwards joins ACE

Hazel Edwards
08 Jan 2021

HAZEL EDWARDS is joining Arts Council England as its new South East Area Director in the spring.

The non-linear life of a freelancer

Emma Beverley
06 Jan 2021

Leeds 2023 Executive Producer Emma Beverley’s career has come full circle from working with the people she loves to working for them.

RSA Chief Executive to step down

Matthew Taylor
17 Dec 2020

MATTHEW TAYLOR is stepping down as Chief Executive of the Royal Society for Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA), after 15 years at the helm.

Üstek quits Liverpool Biennial

17 Dec 2020

FATOŞ ÜSTEK has left her position as Director of the Liverpool Biennial after just 17 months in the post following a ‘breakdown in the


Subscribe to Arts People