Fitzpatrick to leave Imaginate for National Theatre of Scotland

Paul Fitzpatrick
26 Aug 2020

PAUL FITZPATRICK will be joining the National Theatre of Scotland in November in the newly created role of Director of Creative Engagement.

Holly-Nambi to take over from Rogers at b-side arts

Rocca Holly-Nambi
26 Aug 2020

ROCCA HOLLY-NAMBI (pictured) will be taking over from founder ALAN ROGERS as Director of b-side arts when he leaves in September to pursue a career as artist and creative practitioner in Venice.

Tara Arts announces new Artistic Director and joint CEO

Abdul Shayek
26 Aug 2020

ABDUL SHAYEK, Artistic Director & CEO of Cardiff-based international theatre company Fio, has been appointed as the new Artistic Director & Joint CEO of Tara Arts.

New artistic leadership at Siobhan Davies Studios

Annie Pui Ling Lok and Kat Bridge
26 Aug 2020

Founding Artistic Director SIOBHAN DAVIES will be passing on leadership of Siobhan Davies Studios to ANNIE PUI LING LOK and KAT BRIDGE, who will job share the role of Artistic Director from April

Co-workers appointed to cover ACE Children and Young People role

Maria Turley (left) and Keisha Thompson (right)
26 Aug 2020

As AMANDA RIGLER goes on maternity leave, Arts Council England (ACE) has appointed Manchester-based writer, performance artist and producer KEISHA THOMPSON (pictured right), and arts consultant and producer

Ibu leaves tiata fahodzi for Northern Stage

Natalie Ibu
18 Aug 2020

NATALIE IBU will be the new Artistic Director and Joint Chief Executive at Northern Stage, where she will take up the role in November.

New Director for Culture at King's College

Beatrice Pembroke
18 Aug 2020

BEATRICE PEMBROKE has become Executive Director Culture at King's College London. Until recently she was Director of the Global Cultural Districts Network, and prior to that Director of Creative Economy at the British Council.

New Chair announced at Leeds Playhouse

Rozina Breen
18 Aug 2020

BBC England’s Head of North, ROZINA BREEN, will be the new Chair at Leeds Playhouse.

Borthwick joins KARST

Ben Borthwick
18 Aug 2020

The independent visual arts gallery and studio complex KARST has appointed curator BEN BORTHWICK as Head of Creative Programme.

Tackley joins Riverside Studios

11 Aug 2020

RACHEL TACKLEY has been appointed to the lead creative role in the leadership team that will be taking Riverside Studios forward following its five-year, £50m refurbishment.

Arts Council of Wales announces funding team appointments

11 Aug 2020

Three new members of staff have joined Arts Council of Wales’ Arts Funding Services Department.  After 6 years leading Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales’s Development Team –  RICHARD NICHOLLS will start in September as Direc

Zeiske to step down from Deveron Projects

Claudia Zeiske
11 Aug 2020

After 25 years running and shaping Deveron Projects, founding Director CLAUDIA ZEISKE has decided to step down from the North East Scotland organisation in December.

Board appointments at Actors Touring Company

Geraldine Brodie and Alan Evans
11 Aug 2020

Actors Touring Company has announced a new chair and vice-chair of their board of trustees.

Spreadbury-Maher to leave King’s Head Theatre

11 Aug 2020

ADAM SPREADBURY-MAHER, Artistic Director of the King’s Head Theatre, Islington will leaving in September after ten years with the organisation.

HighTide appoints Executive Director

Photo of Rowan Rutter (left) and Francesca Clark (right) of Hightide
06 Aug 2020

ROWAN RUTTER (pictured left) has been appointed as Executive Director of new writing theatre HighTide, having worked for the organisation for the past year as Executive Producer and latterly as a consultant.

Frater succeeds Evans at Clean Break

Photo of Alison Frater
06 Aug 2020

ALISON FRATER has taken on the role of Chair at women’s theatre company Clean Break.

Wildworks’ new Artistic Director fills a three-year gap

Photo of Myriddin Pharo - new artistic director of Wildworks
06 Aug 2020

Cornwall-based site-specific theatre company Wildworks has announced the appointment of MYRIDDIN PHARO (pictured) as its new Artistic Director, a role that has been vacant since the passing of co-founder BILL MITCHELL

New trustees for Liverpool’s Everyman & Playhouse theatres

Photo of new Liverpool Everyman trustees: Natasha Bucknor (left), Paul Evans (middle and Camilla Mankabady (right)
06 Aug 2020

Three new board members have become trustees of the Liverpool and Merseyside Theatres Trust, which supports the Everyman & Playhouse theatres.

Booth leaves Cast for Mansfield Palace Theatre

Sian Booth
30 Jul 2020

Mansfield Palace Theatre has appointed SIAN BOOTH (pictured) as Cultural Services Manager to oversee the Theatre and Mansfield Museum, as well as the wider cultural offer from Mansfield District Council.

Tessitura founder steps down as CEO

Jack Robin (left) and Andrew Recinos (right)
30 Jul 2020

CEO and Co-Founder of Tessitura Network, the CRM supplier to cultural organisations, JACK RUBIN (pictured left) will be stepping into an advisory capacity for 2021.


Subscribe to Arts People