Frankcom steps down as LAMDA Director

20 Aug 2021

SARAH FRANKCOM has stepped down as Director of London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), as an internal investigation into her management style begins.

Allan to move to Opera Australia from Birmingham Hippodrome

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19 Aug 2021

Birmingham Hippodrome Chief Executive and Artistic Director FIONA ALLAN will step down in November to become Chief Executive of Opera Australia.

Sonnex joins Cardboard Citizens as Artistic Director and Joint CEO

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19 Aug 2021

Cardboard Citizens has announced CHRIS SONNEX as incoming Artistic Director and joint CEO.

New Executive Director for Pavilion Dance South West

17 Aug 2021

HELEN KEALL has been appointed as the new Executive Director for Pavilion Dance South West.

New Artistic Director at Dance Base Scotland

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17 Aug 2021

TONY MILLS has been announced as the new Artistic Director of Dance Base, Scotland's National Centre for Dance.

He takes over from MORAG DEYES on September 20.

Allen appointed Executive Director of Protein Dance

16 Aug 2021

Dance company Protein has appointed LOUISE ALLEN as its new Executive Director.

She will take over from FRANCK BORDESE, who steps down after four and a half years on September 8.

Bartlett named Artistic Director of The Hope Theatre

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16 Aug 2021

PHIL BARTLETT has been appointed as The Hope Theatre's new Artistic Director, taking over from KENNEDY BLOOMER at the end of the month. 

New Head of Vocal Performance at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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16 Aug 2021

Mezzo-soprano KAREN CARGILL will become the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's (RCS) Head of Vocal Performance on an interim basis from September.

Spence joins Help Musicians as an Ambassador

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16 Aug 2021

Scottish tenor NICKY SPENCE has joined charity Help Musicians as an Ambassador. 

Kerslake to chair Sheffield Culture Collective

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16 Aug 2021

Lord BOB KERSLAKE has been named Sheffield Culture Collective's new chair. He will succeed Dame JULIE KENNY in September.

Klein named BBC Head of Arts and Classical Music TV

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12 Aug 2021

Journalist and broadcaster SUZY KLEIN is set to become the BBC's new Head of Arts and Classical Music TV.

Ball becomes Artistic Director at Southbank Centre

12 Aug 2021

Manchester International Festival Creative Director MARK BALL is the new Artistic Director at the Southbank Centre.

Reporting to CEO ELAINE BEDELL, Ball will deliver the centre's artistic strategy.

New Artistic Director for Headlong

12 Aug 2021

HOLLY RACE ROUGHAN will be the first female Artistic Director of Headlong.

Felmingham becomes Dean of Plymouth College of Art

12 Aug 2021

DR STEPHEN FELMINGHAM has been promoted to the position of Academic Dean at Plymouth College of Art.

Oxford announces new Director of Performance

12 Aug 2021

The University of Oxford's music faculty has appointed ROSALIND VENTRIS as its new Director of Performance and Performance Studies.

Cheek By Jowl appoints new trustees

11 Aug 2021

International theatre company Cheek By Jowl has appointed AJAY CHOWDHURY and CATRIN GRIFFITHS to its board of directors.

Kalmár to leave ICA London

11 Aug 2021

STEFAN KALMAR is leaving the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) London after five years at the helm.

Trinity Theatre names Turner as Artistic Director

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10 Aug 2021

Tunbridge Wells' Trinity Theatre has named SEAN TURNER as its new Artistic Director.

Turner is Associate Director on The Play That Goes Wrong and will direct his first production at the Trinity Theatre this Christmas.

Lang announced as Chair of The Lyceum Board

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10 Aug 2021

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh has named TARI LANG as its new Chair.

Lang will succeed SHONAIG MACPHERSON, who has spent nearly nine years in the post.

New Chair of Academy of Ancient Music’s Board of Trustees

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10 Aug 2021

PAUL BAUMANN is to become Chair of Academy of Ancient Music’s board of trustees from next month.

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