New trustees for the Theatres Trust

14 Jan 2016

Two new trustees have been appointed to the board of the Theatres Trust: theatre architect, conservationist, writer and broadcaster PATRICK DILLON and chartered quantity surveyor RICHARD BALDWIN.

Job Ladder – Karl Wallace

Photo of Karl Wallace
14 Jan 2016

Director of Macclesfield’s Barnaby Festival, Karl Wallace, reflects on his career making big things happen.

National Theatre Wales appoints new Artistic Director

Kully Thiarai
07 Jan 2016

KULLY THIARAI, Cast’s Artistic Director since its opening in September 2013, has been named as the new Artistic Director and Chief Executive of National Theatre Wales.

Salisbury Arts Centre appoints new Director

Paula Redway
07 Jan 2016

Following the departure of GEMMA OKELL, PAULA REDWAY, currently Director of Narberth A Cappella Voice Festival, will take over as the Director of Salisbury Arts Centre this spring.

Communications Manager leaves LSO

Fabienne Morris
07 Jan 2016

FABIENNE MORRIS, who has been with the London Symphony Orchestra for six and a half years, is to leave her role as Communications Manager to join Intermusica as Head of Communications & Marketing.

Change of leadership at the BFI

07 Jan 2016

President and Managing Director of Warner Bros. Entertainment UK, Ireland and Spain JOSH BERGER is to take over from GREG DYKE as Chair of the British Film Institute.

New role for Jackie Shearer

07 Jan 2016

Greenock’s Beacon Arts Centre has appointed JACKIE SHEARER as its new Chief Executive, following six months at the organisation as Transition Director.

Job Ladder – Helen Willmott

Photo of Helen Willmott
07 Jan 2016

How do you come to manage a community arts programme? Made in Corby’s Helen Willmott takes us through the steps of her career.

New Shadow Culture Secretary appointed

Angela Eagle
06 Jan 2016

Following the sacking of MICHAEL DUGHER, previous Shadow Defence Secretary MARIA EAGLE

If I were 22: Alya Marquardt

Photo of Alya Marquardt
22 Dec 2015

Label boss Alya Marquardt reveals why she would persist with challenging music and learn to be happy in her own skin if she were at the start of her career once again.

ACE Deputy Chief Executive to step down

Althea Efunshile
17 Dec 2015

Arts Council England Deputy Chief Executive ALTHEA EFUNSHILE is to step down in October 2016, having been in the role since 2012 and with the organisation since 2007.

Salisbury Arts Centre Director steps down

17 Dec 2015

GEMMA OKELL is to leave Salisbury Arts Centre after 10 years with the organisation – and four years as Director – to take time off to go travelling.

Scottish Ballet appoints new Executive Director

Steven Roth
17 Dec 2015

CEO of West Australian Ballet STEVEN ROTH is to become Executive Director at Scottish Ballet from March 2016, joining the recently appointed Chief Executive / Artistic Director CHRISTOPHER HAMPSON.

Additions to management team at Liverpool Biennial

Julie Lomax Kitty Scott
17 Dec 2015

JULIE LOMAX, Director of Visual Arts at Australia Council for the Arts, is to be Director of Development at Liverpool Biennial from March 2016.

If I were 22: David Jubb & Tobi Kyeremateng

David Jubb and Tobi Kyeremateng
11 Dec 2015

Battersea Arts Centre’s Artistic Director David Jubb offers advice to those just starting their careers, whilst his colleague Tobi Kyeremateng shares tips that she has recently put into practice.

New role for Kiki Gale

Kiki Gale
10 Dec 2015

KIKI GALE, former Chief Executive of East London Dance, has been appointed Director of Dance for Parkinson’s Network UK - based within People Dancing’s national team - for three years on a part-time basis.

Director of Opera at The Royal Opera to leave

Kasper Holten
10 Dec 2015

Director of Opera at The Royal Opera KASPER HOLTEN is to leave and return to Copenhagen at the end of March 2017.

Cindy Sughrue to join National Youth Jazz Orchestra Board

Cindy Sughrue
10 Dec 2015

DR CINDY SUGHRUE, currently Director of the Charles Dickens Museum and former Chief Executive and Executive Producer of Scottish Ballet, is to join the board of the National Youth Jazz Orchestra.

Changes to leadership at Scottish Youth Theatre

Mary McCluskey
10 Dec 2015

Scottish Youth Theatre’s Chief Executive MARY McCLUSKEY has stepped down, but will remain working at the organisation as Artistic Director part-time from February 2016.


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