Samuels steps down from 20 Stories High

14 Oct 2021

20 Stories High Co-Founder, Co-Artistic Director and Co-CEO JULIA SAMUELS is stepping down from the Liverpool theatre company after 15 years.

Townsend and Davidson join Beacon Arts Centre

14 Oct 2021

Inverclyde's Beacon Arts Centre has named KAREN TOWNSEND its new Creative Producer and LESLEY DAVIDSON as General Manager.

PRS for Music appoints Head of Inclusion and Employee Experience

14 Oct 2021

COLIN CAMPBELL-AUSTIN is joining PRS for Music in its newly-created Head of Inclusion and Employee Experience role.

New management team at Epstein Theatre

14 Oct 2021

Liverpool's Epstein Theatre reopened under new management with new producers CHANTELLE NOLAN, BILL ELMS and JANE JOSEPH.

Cinamon named Executive Director of Shobana Jeyasingh Dance

14 Oct 2021

BETH CINAMON has been appointed Executive Director of Shobana Jeyasingh Dance.

She joins the company from Tavaziva, where she has been Executive Director and Producer since 2013.

Curious Minds appoints Director of Inclusion

14 Oct 2021

Curious Minds, a creative education support organisation in the North West, has named SAPHENA AZIZ as its first Director of Inclusion.

Five artists selected for regional director scheme

14 Oct 2021

The Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme (RYTDS) has named five freelance directors and theatremakers in its pilot professional development scheme. 

New Head of Design at Glasgow School of Art

14 Oct 2021

STEPHEN BOTTOMLEY will be Glasgow School of Art's new Head of Design.

Currently Head of the Birmingham University's Institute of Jewellery, Fashion and Textiles, Bottomley will join the university in January.

Rebuck named new chair of Somerset House

08 Oct 2021

GAIL REBUCK is set to become the next Chair of Somerset House's Board of Trustees.

She will replace WILLIAM SIEGHART, who led the board for the last six years.

Potts to step down from Alnwick Playhouse

08 Oct 2021

Alnwick Playhouse's Chief Executive and Artistic Director JO POTTS is stepping down after more than 10 years leading the theatre.

Rapley resigns from Science Museum board over oil sponsorship

06 Oct 2021

Climate scientist CHRIS RAPLEY has resigned from the Science Museum’s Advisory Board over the museum's sponsorship deal with Shell.

Ross reappointed National Portrait Gallery Chair

06 Oct 2021

DAVID ROSS has been reappointed by the Secretary of State as Chair of the National Portrait Gallery.

Hurst to grow IMG's Global Exhibitions Business

06 Oct 2021

IMG has announced NIGEL HURST will become Director of its Global Exhibitions Business from November.

Ellerby appointed Macready Theatre Manager

06 Oct 2021

DETTIE ELLERBY has been appointed as Theatre Manager at Rugby's Macready Theatre.

She previously worked as Marketing & Press Manager for Exeter Phoenix in the South West.

Glasgow joins Horsecross Arts as Head of External Relations

photo of Christopher Glasgow
06 Oct 2021

Horsecross Arts has appointed CHRISTOPHER GLASGOW as Head of External Relations.

PRS for Music names North American Member Relations lead

06 Oct 2021

US music industry executive FABIENNE LEYS will lead PRS for Music's North American member and industry relations.

Manchester Museum appoints Curator of Living Cultures

30 Sep 2021

Dr NJABULO CHIPANGURA has been named as Manchester Museum's Curator of Living Cultures.

Chipangura has previously worked with the National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe as a curator in its archaeology department.

New Chair at John Ellerman Foundation

30 Sep 2021

The John Ellerman Foundation has selected PETER KYLE as its next chair.

He will take over from the grantmaking foundation's current Chair HUGH RAVEN at the end of the year.

DACS names three new board directors

30 Sep 2021

The Design and Artists Copyright Society (DACS) has appointed three new directors to its board: JONATHAN GOSLING, JAMES NADIN and GAJINDER PANESAR.

Morris joins Mountview as Artistic Director and CEO

30 Sep 2021

ABIGAIL MORRIS has been named Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts' next Artistic Director and CEO.

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