ACE restructures Executive Board

25 May 2016

Ahead of the departure of Deputy Chief Executive ALTHEA EFUNSHILE, Arts Council England (ACE) is restructuring its Executive Board

If I were 22: Michèle Taylor

Keeper of Dreams
23 May 2016

Know, trust and respect yourself: trainer and facilitator Michèle Taylor’s shares the calming guidance she would give to herself at 22.

Leadership changes at Ambassador Theatre Group

19 May 2016

SIR HOWARD PANTER, Joint CEO and Creative Director, and ROSEMARY SQUIRE OBE, Joint CEO, are to take on different positions within the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG).

Theatre503 appoints new Artistic Director

Photo of Lisa Spirling
19 May 2016

LISA SPIRLING, currently Artistic Coordinator of the JMK Trust’s Regional Directors Program and previously Programming Director at Theatre503, is to become Theatre503’s new Artistic Director from August 2016.

Square Chapel selects new Director

Photo of David McQuillan
19 May 2016

The former Development Manager at Square Chapel Centre for the Arts, DAVID MCQUILLAN, has been promoted to Director of the organisation.

British Ballet Organization rebrands and selects Artistic Directors

19 May 2016

bbodance, formerly known as the British Ballet Organization, has appointed BalletBoyz’s MICHAEL NUNN OBE, WILLIAM TREVITT OBE and KERRY WHELAN as its new Co-Artistic Director Consultants.

Tom Fleming joins Site Gallery as Chair

Photo of Tom Fleming
19 May 2016

Creative industries specialist TOM FLEMING has joined Site Gallery as Chair. He takes over from ANGELA GALVIN, Chair from 2010 to 2015 and former CEO of Sheffield Theatres.

New Assistant Curator for Wysing Arts Centre

19 May 2016

JOHN BLOOMFIELD, currently an editor at Black Dog Publishing and a freelance curator, is to join Wysing Arts Centre as its new Assistant Curator.

Sheffield Theatres appoints Agent for Change

Photo of Ali Briggs
19 May 2016

Actress and writer ALI BRIGGS has been appointed as Agent for Change at Sheffield Theatres, a role designed to help the theatres put deaf and disabled artists at the heart of their work.

Changes to leadership at Tobacco Factory Theatres

Tobacco Theatres
12 May 2016

MIKE TWEDDLE is to become Artistic Director of Tobacco Factory Theatres from July 2016, joining the company’s new Executive Director LAUREN SCHOLEY.

New CEO for The Mighty Creatives

Nick Owen
12 May 2016

NICK OWEN MBE is to leave Art Gene in July to become CEO of The Mighty Creatives, the Children and Young Peoples Cultural Education Development Agency for the East Midlands.

Ben McKnight to leave City Hall

Ben McKnight
12 May 2016

Currently Senior Press Officer at the Mayor’s Press Office, BEN MCKNIGHT is joining Hull 2017 UK City of Culture as Director of Communications.

Director of the Geffrye Museum of the Home to retire

David Dewing
12 May 2016

Director of the Geffrye Museum since 1991, DAVID DEWING has announced that he will step down at the end of the year.

Awen Cultural Trust appoints first Head of Finance

Catrin Evans
12 May 2016

Awen Cultural Trust, responsible for delivering cultural services and facilities around Bridgend and beyond, has appointed CATRIN EVANS as its first Head of Finance.

If I were 22: Katherine Brown

Photos of children making art with older people
09 May 2016

Spend some time chilling out in a supermarket car park, arts and health project manager Katherine Brown tells herself at 22.

New Artistic Director for English National Opera

05 May 2016

DANIEL KRAMER, former Associate at the Gate Theatre, Notting Hill and the Young Vic, is to join English National Opera as Artistic Director from August, following

Ikon’s Deborah Kermode joins mac Birmingham

Deborah Kermode
05 May 2016

Currently Deputy Director of Ikon Gallery in Birmingham, DEBORAH KERMODE is to become mac birmingham’s new CEO and Artistic Director. She replaces DOROTHY WILSON, who steps down after 26 years.

New additions to Bath’s Egg Theatre

James Moore
05 May 2016

Former Producer and Director for Oblique House at Kew Gardens, ELGIVA FIELD, joins the Egg Theatre at Theatre Royal Bath as Creative Producer.


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