Changes at The Cogency

11 Feb 2016

KATHRYN WINTER, whose previous clients have included the BBC and English National Opera, has joined arts marketing agency The Cogency as its first Head of Digital.

Birmingham MP Gisela Stuart to lead Chamber Choir

11 Feb 2016

The Member of Parliament for Edgbaston since 1997, GISELA STUART, is to become President of Birmingham Bach Choir. She replaces retiring President PAULINE ROUND.

Arts & Business Scotland appoints four new Trustees

11 Feb 2016

Arts & Business Scotland has selected Chief Executive of Glasgow Life DR BRIDGET MCCONNELL CBE, Centre Development Manager at Atlantic Islands Centre LAURA MCINTYRE, Senior Executive for Historic Environment S

If I were 22: Sara Houston

Photo of Sara Houston
08 Feb 2016

Pop your artform bubble and stay in touch with your peers: dance academic Dr Sara Houston gives advice to her younger self.

Hofesh Shechter Company appoints Executive Producer

Henny Finch
04 Feb 2016

HENNY FINCH, who has been Executive Director of Headlong since 2005, is to join Hofesh Shechter Company as Executive Producer from May 2016.

Changes to leadership at Artsreach

Ian Scott Caroline Corfe
04 Feb 2016

After 25 years with Artsreach, Director IAN SCOTT is to step down and retire. He will be replaced by CAROLINE CORFE, who was previously Director of Bridport Arts Centre.

Dundee Rep Artistic Director moves on

Jemima Levick
04 Feb 2016

JEMIMA LEVICK, Artistic Director of Dundee Rep since 2013, is to step down to become Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Stellar Quines.

Help Musicians UK names first Creative Director

Claire Gervaux
04 Feb 2016

CLAIRE GEVAUX is to join Help Musicians UK as its first Creative Director. She arrives from the Foundation for FutureLondon, where she worked to maintain the legacy of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

New Dean and Director for BADA

Stephen Unwin
04 Feb 2016

The British American Drama Academy (BADA) has announced that STEPHEN UNWIN, founder of English Touring Theatre, is to succeed IAN WOOLDRIDGE as Dean and Director.

Shona McCarthy to join Walk the Plank

Shona McCarthy
04 Feb 2016

The new Chief Executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, SHONA McCARTHY is to be Chair of the Board of Trustees at Salford-based Walk the Plank.

New Music Director for City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Mirga conductor
04 Feb 2016

Conductor MIRGA GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA is to join City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra as its 12th Music Director from September 2016 for a three-year period.

Citizens Theatre appoints Joint Chief Executive

Judith Kilvington
04 Feb 2016

Having been with the company as Executive Director since 2013, JUDITH KILVINGTON is to become Joint Chief Executive of Glasgow’s Citizens Theatre alongside DOMINIC HILL.

My Gurus – Caroline Miller

Photo of Caroline Miller
04 Feb 2016

The winner of the top honour at last week’s Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards – Caroline Miller – reflects on the people who have inspired and guided her career.

Andrew Hurst to lead One Dance UK

Andrew Hurst
28 Jan 2016

One Dance UK has appointed ANDREW HURST, currently part of the senior management team at The Royal Ballet, as its first Chief Executive.

Conrad Lynch joins Theatre by the Lake

Conrad Lynch
28 Jan 2016

Freelance producer and arts consultant CONRAD LYNCH is to join Theatre by the Lake as Artistic Director and Chief Executive.

Changes to leadership at Apples and Snakes

Lisa Mead and Robert Saunders
28 Jan 2016

LISA MEAD and ROBERT SAUNDERS have been promoted to Artistic Director and Administrative Director respectively at spoken word and performance poetry organisation Apples and Snakes.

Institute of Imagination appoints Chief Executive

Gareth Binns
28 Jan 2016

GARETH BINNS, who has been with the Institute of Imagination since 2011 as Director of Content and Learning, has been promoted to Chief Executive of the organisation.

Susan Pope set for new role with Orchestra of the Swan

Sue Pope
28 Jan 2016

Stratford-upon-Avon’s Orchestra of the Swan has selected SUSAN POPE to be its first ever Learning and Participation Manager.

New Head of Gallery Services at Crown Fine Art

Gavan Misa
28 Jan 2016

GAVAN MISA, formerly Export Shipping Manager at Martinspeed, has joined Crown Fine Art as Head of Gallery Services.


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