Changes to leadership at The Work Room

Anita Clark
07 Apr 2016

ANITA CLARK, Head of Dance at Creative Scotland since 2004, will be the new Director of The Work Room; artist and founding member of the organisation KALLY LLOYD-JONES has been elected as the new Chair; and

Gecko appoints new Executive Producer

07 Apr 2016

Having worked with the Gecko as a freelance producer since August 2013, ROSALIND WYNN has become the company’s full-time Executive Producer.

New Managing Director for PLASA

07 Apr 2016

PLASA, the Professional Lighting and Sound Association, has appointed PETER HEALTH as its new Managing Director.

New role for Scottish Ballet Assistant Artistic Director

07 Apr 2016

Scottish Ballet Assistant Artistic Director HOPE MUIR has been appointed Artistic Director of Charlotte Ballet in North Carolina. She will take up the role from July 2017.

My Gurus – Liza Vallance

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07 Apr 2016

Studio 3 Arts’s Liza Vallance reveals who inspires her work at the forefront of socially engaged, co-created artistic practice.

If I were 22: Gayle Nelson

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04 Apr 2016

Just starting your career? Get out there – meet people and see things, says lecturer, curator and artist Gayle Nelson

Job ladder – Bryan Savery

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31 Mar 2016

From Tamasha Theatre Company to the Free Word Centre, Bryan Savery traces the course of his career. 

Artistic Director appointed at Sheffield Theatres

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31 Mar 2016

ROBERT HASTIE will become Artistic Director at Sheffield Theatres when DANIEL EVANS leaves to join Chichester Festival Theatre at the end of June.

Anne Bonnar to chair Collective

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31 Mar 2016

ANNE BONNAR has been appointed Chair of Collective as it redevelops Edinburgh’s City Observatory Calton Hill as a contemporary visual art space. She succeeds JAN-BERT VAN DEN BERG.

New Exec Director for National Youth Jazz Collective

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31 Mar 2016

The National Youth Jazz Collective’s new Executive Director is ANDY THORNTON. Formerly a professional musician, he has been CEO of the Citizenship Foundation for the past five years and has also run Greenbelt Festival.

Consultancy appointment at The Audience Agency

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31 Mar 2016

SARAH CHAMBERS will be joining The Audience Agency as Consultancy Director.

New CEO to join Rich Mix

31 Mar 2016

Rich Mix has appointed EDDIE BERG as Chief Executive, replacing JANE EARL, who leaves after six years in post to take on non executive roles.

Mark Wigglesworth to leave ENO

24 Mar 2016

Music Director MARK WIGGLESWORTH is to leave English National Opera (ENO) at the end of the 2015/16 season after less than a year in the

New Chief Executive for Harrow Arts Centre

24 Mar 2016

Cultura London, the charity taking charge of Harrow Arts Centre, Headstone Manor Museum and Harrow Music Service, has appointed SANDRA BRUCE-GORDON as its new Chief Executive. She will begin the role from Monday 4 April.

Ros Robins to become Chair of Pentabus

24 Mar 2016

Previously Regional Director of the Arts Council in the West Midlands, ROS ROBINS has become Chair of the Board of Pentabus Theatre after joining the board a year ago.

New Artistic Director for Perth Theatre

24 Mar 2016

Horsecross Arts has appointed theatre director LU KEMP as the new Artistic Director of Perth Theatre, ahead of its reopening in late 2017. She will work with Horsecross Arts from May 2016.

New Chair for the National Theatre

24 Mar 2016

DAMON BUFFINI, founding partner of private equity firm Permira, has been named the new Chair of the National Theatre board. He will replace current Chair JOHN MAKINSON from June 2016.

Platform, Glasgow appoints new Arts Manager

24 Mar 2016

Independent public art commissioner JENNY CROWE is to join Glasgow’s Platform as its new Arts Manager, replacing JACKIE SHEARER, who becomes Chief Executive at the Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock.

University of Southampton appoints Associate Director for Arts and Culture

24 Mar 2016

Formerly Senior Curator of Art on the Underground, the art programme for Transport for London, LOUISE COYSH has been appointed the University of Southampton’s first Associate Director for Arts and Culture.


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