New General Manager for Maddermarket theatre

29 Mar 2018

ALICE WRIGHT, previously Marketing and Communications Manager at Nottingham Lakeside Arts, has joined Maddermarket Theatre in Norwich as General Manager.

Familiar faces return to Pendleton Performing Arts Department

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29 Mar 2018

Former staff member NEIL G BENNETT, Artistic Director and founder of youth theatre group MYT Productions, has re-joined Pendleton Sixth Form College’s Performing Arts Department as Head of the Centre of Excellence for Performing A

Job ladder – Peter Moser

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29 Mar 2018

As he prepares to leave More Music, community musician and composer Pete Moser looks back over the career that’s taken him all around the world. 

Young Vic appoints Executive Director

23 Mar 2018

DESPINA TSATSAS, currently Executive Producer at Punchdrunk International, will take on the role of Executive Director at the Young Vic theatre in London this summer.

New Chair of Culture Company

23 Mar 2018

Culture Company, the organisation originally set up to deliver the Hull UK City of Culture 2017 programme, has appointed LEE CORNER as its new Chair for its next phase of activity.

Moses joins The National Eisteddfod of Wales

23 Mar 2018

After almost ten years as the Arts Council of Wales’ Head of Communications and External Affairs, BETSAN MOSES has been appointed Chief Executive of the National Eisteddfod of Wales.

Green to chair Middle Child

23 Mar 2018

Formerly Hull UK City of Culture 2017 Director and Chief Executive, MARTIN GREEN has taken on a new role as Chair of theatre company Middle Child as it enters Arts Council England’s National Portfolio for 2018-22.

Theatr Iolo Artistic Director to step down

23 Mar 2018

After 27 years in post, KEVIN LEWIS will leave Theatr Iolo at the end of March to pursue new opportunities.

Blackman gets new ACE role

23 Mar 2018

REBECCA BLACKMAN has become Director of Engagement and Audiences at Arts Council England, and will lead on Creative People and Places projects across the country.

New senior management team at Hackney Empire

16 Mar 2018

JO HEMMANT, Director of Operations and Deputy CEO at Hackney Empire since 2012, and recently acting Chief Executive, has become Executive Director of the organisation.

Bryony Shanahan joins the Royal Exchange

16 Mar 2018

Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre has appointed BRYONY SHANAHAN as Associate Artistic Director.

Head Teacher joins BFI

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16 Mar 2018

Formerly Head Teacher at Costello School, Basingstoke, LEIGH ADAMS has been appointed Director of Education and Skills at the BFI.

New Artistic Directors at Fertile Ground

16 Mar 2018

MALGORZATA DZIERZON and RENAUD WISER have been appointed as the new Artistic Directors of Fertile Ground, taking over from DORA FRANKEL, who founded the Newcastle-based dance company.

Elizabeth McKay joins Kids in Museums board

16 Mar 2018

Chief Learning and Engagement Officer at Historic Royal Palaces, ELIZABETH MCKAY, has joined the board of Kids in Museums. She is joined by LINSAY TRUEMAN, a Partner at Lancor London.

David Bintley to leave Birmingham Royal Ballet

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09 Mar 2018

After 23 years with the company, DAVID BINTLEY has announced he will step down as Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet in July 2019.

Nelson replaces Rutter at Northern Broadsides

09 Mar 2018

CONRAD NELSON, who has worked with Northern Broadsides since 1992 and is currently the company’s Artistic Development Director and Composer, will become Artistic Director and Joint CEO for the next 12 months.

Leadership changes for The Core at Corby Cube

09 Mar 2018

Following the departure of NICK WALKER, The Core at Corby Cube has announced the appointment of JOE FLAVIN as its new Director.

London Church appoints arts minister

09 Mar 2018

Revd BETSY BLATCHLEY, who worked in theatre for over 20 years before training for ordination, including five years at the National Theatre, has become Southwark Diocese’s first Pioneer Minister in the Arts.

Levete joins Creative Industries Federation board

09 Mar 2018

Founder and principal of design and architecture studio AL_A, AMANDA LEVETE, has joined the board at the Creative Industries Federation.

New role for Fulcher

09 Mar 2018

CURTIS FULCHER will take on the role of Director of Bridport Arts Centre in May. Fulcher, Head of Communications at The Courtyard in Hereford since 2011, has previously worked at the Wyvern Theatre in Swindon.

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