LIFT boosts management team

Alice Sewell (left), Isabelle Acred (middle) and Alex Rowse (right)
18 Mar 2021

LIFT has made three appointments to new roles that will support its artistic and producing outputs, connect and build audiences and ensure the company’s income generating aims are met.

Diverse trustees join the board at Coventry City of Culture

Olubunmi Adenegan (top left), Baljit Dhadda (top second left), Sunny Dhillon (top second right), Kuljinder Singh Khaila (top right), Kumar Muthalaggapan (bottom left), Seyedeh Naseriniaki (bottom middle) and Upinder POKHRIYAL (bottom right)
18 Mar 2021

Coventry City of Culture Trust has made seven new trustee appointments in a major transformation of its governance, which is part of a wider policy to embed diverse leadership and opportunities at every level of the organisation.

Cast appoints marketing lead

Anna Kerner
18 Mar 2021

ANNA KERNER is the new Head of Marketing and Development at Cast in Doncaster.

Octagon Theatre makes five trustee appointments

Photo: (left to right) Fiona Noden; Esh Alladi; Darren Knight; Kirsty Devlin; Sameena Hussain
18 Mar 2021

Five new members have joined the board of Bolton’s Octagon Theatre, which is set to reopen following a £12m redevelopment.

tiata fahodzi appoints new Artistic Director and CEO

12 Mar 2021

British-African contemporary theatre company tiata fahodzi has announced CHINONYEREM ODIMBA as its new Artistic Director and Chief Executive. She is a playwright, screenwriter, poet and director.

Complicité announces Executive Director

Amber Massie-Blomfield
12 Mar 2021

AMBER MASSIE-BLOMFIELD has been appointed the new permanent Executive Director of theatre company Complicité. Previously Executive Director at Camden People’s Theatre, she is also a producer and writer.

Storr joins National Theatre board

Farrah Storr
12 Mar 2021

The Editor-in-Chief of ELLE UK FARRAH STORR has joined the National Theatre board. She was previously Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan, prior to which she launched and edited Women’s Health magazine.

New CEO for Skylight Circus Arts

David Allen
12 Mar 2021

Skylight Circus Arts has announced DAVID ALLEN as its new CEO.

Ruck joins Culture Central

Anthony Ruck
12 Mar 2021

Culture Central in Birmingham has appointed ANTHONY RUCK as its new Assistant Director - Strategy and Policy.

New Chair for Ikon Gallery

Professor Helen Higson
11 Mar 2021

PROFESSOR HELEN HIGSON has been announced as Chair of Ikon gallery’s board of trustees.

Three new trustees for Z-arts

Freya Bennett-Nielson (left), Linda Green (middle) and Nazma Noor (right)
11 Mar 2021

Z-arts, the Manchester venue dedicated to children, their families and friends, has appointed three new trustees.

New board members at Midi Music

Indy Vidyalankara (left) and Rob Fitzpatrick (right)
11 Mar 2021

Music education and talent development charity the Midi Music Company, based in Deptford, South London, has welcomed two industry figures to its board.

Fortnum to join Glasgow School of Art

Rebecca Fortnum
11 Mar 2021

Artist, curator and academic REBECCA FORTNUM will be the new Head of the School of Fine Art at Glasgow School of Art.

Creative Scotland appoints Head of Literature

Alan Bett
11 Mar 2021

ALAN BETT is the new Head of Literature & Publishing at Creative Scotland, taking on the leadership of the literature and publishing team on a permanent basis.

BBC announces new Chair

05 Mar 2021

Former Chairman of Goldman Sachs’ principal investment business in Europe RICHARD SHARP is the new Chair of the BBC's board.

Sinfonia Viva Chief Executive announces retirement

Peter Helps
05 Mar 2021

PETER HELPS is retiring as Chief Executive of the East Midlands orchestra Sinfonia Viva at the end of April.

New leaders at Citizens Theatre

Jackie Kay and Catrin Evans
05 Mar 2021

Award-winning poet and writer JACKIE KAY has been appointed to Citizens Theatre’s board of directors.

New hires at Dance Consortium

Samina Beckford, Anand Bhatt and Iona Waite
05 Mar 2021

SAMINA BECKFORD joins Dance Consortium as Programme Coordinator to develop and lead a major three-year programme with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

New members join ABO board

05 Mar 2021

The Association of British Orchestras’ board has announced the addition of LESLIE KWAN and CHRIS LOUGHRAN to its board. 

New Development Manager at King’s Head Theatre

Mabs Rahman
05 Mar 2021

MABS RAHMAN has joined King’s Head Theatre as its new Development Manager.


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