Asif Khan to lead the Scottish Poetry Library

Asif Khan
10 Mar 2016

Trustee of The Poetry Can and board member of the Bristol Poetry Institute ASIF KHAN is to be the new Director of the Scottish Poetry Library.

If I were 22: Errollyn Wallen

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10 Mar 2016

Run away with the circus, and if there is no doorway, make the door – advice from the composer and first black woman to have a piece performed at The BBC Proms, Errollyn Wallen.

Manchester move for Mark Dobson

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03 Mar 2016

MARK DOBSON will join Manchester’s Royal Exchange as Executive Director in July, taking over from FIONA GASPER. He is currently Chief Executive of Tyneside Cinema.

Paul Robinson moves to Stephen Joseph Theatre

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03 Mar 2016

Artistic Director of Theatre503, PAUL ROBINSON, will be leaving in June after ten years in post to join The Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough as Artistic Director.

New CEO for Bridgewater Hall

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03 Mar 2016

ANDREW BOLT has been appointed as Chief Executive of Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall.

Senior appointments at Frantic Assembly

03 Mar 2016

Frantic Assembly has made two new management appointments: PETE STAVES, currently Senior Relationship Manager, Theatre and Touring at Arts Council England, will become Executive Director and joint Chief Executive; and ANNA

Assembly Hall Theatre appoints new Director

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03 Mar 2016

JOHN-JACKSON ALMOND is leaving Park Theatre, London, where he is Executive Director, to join the Assembly Hall Theatre, Royal Tunbridge Wells.

Ulster Orchestra appoints new MD

03 Mar 2016

The new Managing Director at The Ulster Orchestra is RICHARD WIGLEY.

New leader to join Sir John Soane’s Museum

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03 Mar 2016

DR BRUCE BOUCHER, currently Director of the Fralin Museum of Art, University of Virginia, has been appointed Director of Sir John Soane’s Museum.

Theatre Alibi appoints Executive Producer

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03 Mar 2016

RUTH WEYMAN has joined Theatre Alibi as Executive Producer. She will lead the company alongside Artistic Director Nikki Sved and Administrative & Finance Director Mary Attewell.

New Director at Geraldine Connor Foundation

03 Mar 2016

A former director at Northern Ballet and Northern School of Contemporary Dance, SELINA MCGONAGLE has been appointed as the new Director of the Geraldine Connor Foundation.

Glyndebourne appoints new Technical Director

03 Mar 2016

ERIC GAUTRON has been appointed Technical Director of Glyndebourne.

Management changes at London Mozart Players

03 Mar 2016

London Mozart Players has completed a management restructure.

Job ladder – Rod Hebden

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03 Mar 2016

From engineering to managing cream teas at the National Trust and now fundraising for Cheltenham Festivals, Rod Hebden tells us about his career so far.

Kneehigh appoints new Executive Producer

25 Feb 2016

ALI ROBERTSON, Director of Tobacco Factory Theatres since 2007, will become Kneehigh Theatre’s new Executive Producer in June.

New Chief Executive for Marina Theatre

25 Feb 2016

Following the departure of MARTIN HALLIDAY last summer, LEE HENDERSON will join the Marina Theatre, Lowestoft as Chief Executive.

Bryan Savery joins the Free Word Centre

25 Feb 2016

Recently Executive Director for Rifco and Executive Producer for The Red Room Theatre and Film Company, BRYAN SAVERY has taken up the role of Executive Director at the Free Word Centre.

New Venue Director for Watford Colosseum

25 Feb 2016

JO DITCH has been appointed as Venue Director at Watford Colosseum, having previously worked at Dunstable’s Grove Theatre and Trafalgar Studios.

Job ladder – Rob Bowman

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25 Feb 2016

From MoMA Oxford and ICA to Artangel and Arnolfini – Rob Bowman tells us about his career presenting extraordinary art. 


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