Pallant House Gallery in Chichester has appointed GREGORY J PERRY as its new Director. He will leave his role as Director of Operations and Administration at the National Gallery, where he has been since 2009.
Arts Council England’s new team of Area Directors will be made up of SARAH MAXFIELD for the North, PETER KNOTT for the Midlands, PHIL GIBBY for the South West, JOYCE WILSON for London and HEDLEY SWAIN for the South East. Directors appointed with a national discipline lead are ALISON CLARK JENKINS, Director Combined Arts, based in Manchester;...
TESSA GILLETT is the new Press and Marketing Manager at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. CHRIS GRADY, previously at Buxton Opera House and Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, and REBECCA JEWELL, co-founder of Ladida Management, have also joined the school in a newly-formed Industry Liaison Office.
VENU DHUPA will be standing down from the post of Director of Creative Development at Creative Scotland at the end of February 2013. Her departure follows that of Chief Executive ANDREW DIXON, who is leaving in January following much publicised criticisms of the organisation and its policies. Dhupa said: “I have… met some wonderful people who are the creative heart-beat of Scotland and I look forward to celebrating their...
Three Choirs Festival has appointed DOMINIC JEWEL as General Manager. He is a classical music producer with BBC Scotland and a former sub-principal first violin with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
SAM HODGES, currently Producer at the Criterion Theatre, will be the new Creative and Executive Director and Chief Executive of the Nuffield Theatre in Southampton. He will replace PATRICK SANDFORD and KATE ANDERSON, who leave their positions as joint Chief Executives in June.
Bristol’s Watershed has appointed JAMES TALJAARD to the new senior position of General Manager. He joins following 11 years at Arts & Business, prior to which he was General Manager at Theatre Royal Winchester and Assistant General Manager at the Bristol Old Vic.