Two Artistic Directors at King's Head Theatre

Hannah Price and Mark Ravenhill
05 Aug 2021

HANNAH PRICE and MARK RAVENHILL have been announced as joint Artistic Directors of the King's Head Theatre in Islington.

Platform names Addicott as new Arts Manager

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02 Aug 2021

Glasgow's Platform arts centre has named MATT ADDICOTT as its new Arts Manager.

Chartered Institute of Fundraising announces Docherty as Chief Executive

photo of Katie Docherty
02 Aug 2021

KATIE DOCHERTY has been appointed as Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising.

New cultural appointments at Kirklees Council

photos of Adele Poppleton and Kath Wynne-Hague
02 Aug 2021

ADELE POPPLETON has been announced as Kirklees Council's Service Director for Cultural and Visitor Economy.

Shubbak announces new joint CEOs

Photo of Alia Alzougbi and Taghrid Choucair-Vizoso
30 Jul 2021

Contemporary Arab culture festival Shubbak has appointed ALIA ALZOUGBI and TAGHRID CHOUCAIR-VIZOSO as joint CEOs.

Razzall named Culture Editor for BBC News

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29 Jul 2021

KATIE RAZZALL has been appointed Culture Editor for BBC News.

Razzall spent 15 years at Channel 4 News before joining BBC Newsnight as Special Correspondent in 2014.

LW Theatres Chief Executive steps down

photo of Rebecca Kane Burton
27 Jul 2021

REBECCA KANE BURTON has stepped down as Chief Executive of LW Theatres.

New Directors at Contemporary Visual Art Network North West

Images of Catharine Braithwaite, Helen Wewiora and Sarah Fisher
27 Jul 2021

CATHARINE BRAITHWAITE, HELEN WEWIORA and SARAH FISHER have been appointed as new Directors for Contemporary Visual Art Network North West, replacing PAUL SMITH and KATE JE

New Perspectives appoints Jones as Artistic Director

photo of Angharad Jones
23 Jul 2021

ANGHARAD JONES has been appointed as Artistic Director of East Midlands theatre company New Perspectives.

Jones has been Artistic Director of Derby's Fifth Word for 15 years, a theatre company she co-founded.

DanceEast names new board members

photo of Shreela Ghosh
22 Jul 2021

DanceEast has announced changes to its board, welcoming SHREELA GHOSH as its new chair.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park appoints Vanasse as Head of Learning

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22 Jul 2021

ANGELICA VANASSE has been announced as Yorkshire Sculpture Park's new Head of Learning.

Vanasse previously worked as Lead for Young People and Adults at National Museum of Liverpool.

Castang elected Chair of Music Education Council

image of Phil Castang
22 Jul 2021

PHIL CASTANG has been confirmed as Music Education Council's new chair.

Castang is currently Bristol Beacon's Director of Creative Learning and Engagement, having worked in music education for 25 years.

Fio announces changes to executive team

image of Sita Thomas and Beth House
22 Jul 2021

Cardiff-based theatre company Fio have announced SITA THOMAS and BETH HOUSE as new additions to its executive team.

New Chair of Bush Theatre's Board of Trustees

photo fo Uzma Hasan
22 Jul 2021

The Bush Theatre has announced UZMA HASAN as the new Chair of its Board of Trustees.

She will replace SIMON JOHNSON from the start of August.

New Oxford Theatre names O'Hara as Theatre Director

image of David O'Hara
21 Jul 2021

DAVID O'HARA has been named Theatre Director of New Theatre Oxford.

Prior to his new role, O'Hara was part of the Coventry UK City of Culture team.

A golden thread running through a creative career

20 Jul 2021

Whether in policy development, advocacy or nurturing talent, Executive Director of Clore Leadership Hilary Carty’s career is born of a passion for arts and culture.

Barbican names Interim Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

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15 Jul 2021

The Barbican has announced NINA BHAGWAT will join the centre as Interim Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion from August.

Blaze Arts appoints Thackray as Director

photo of Helen Thackray
15 Jul 2021

HELEN THACKRAY has been named as Director of Manchester's Blaze Arts.

Thackray has worked in a range of cultural venues across the North West, including as Programme Manager at People's History Museum.

Cooper joins Wysing Arts Centre as Director

15 Jul 2021

ROSIE COOPER has been named as Wysing Arts Centre's new Director from September.

She succeeds the late DONNA LYNAS who was Wysing’s Director from 2005 to 2021.

Ball named Sunderland Culture Chief Executive

photo of Rebecca Ball
14 Jul 2021

Sunderland Culture has appointed REBECCA BALL as its new Chief Executive. 

Previously the organisation's Creative Director, she has succeeded KEITH MERRIN.


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