Admin and finance  Artistic Planning  Communications and Sales  Development  
Hire and Commercial Services Participation  Technical and Production  Visitor Services  
Board of Directors

Chief Executives

Artistic Director 

Lorne Campbell

Executive Director

Kate Denby

Executive Assistant (maternity cover)

Humira Imtiaz -

Executive Assistant (currently on maternity leave)

Philippa McArdle

Administration and Finance

Finance Director

Helen Graham -

Finance Manager

Clare Readman -

Finance Officer

Jill Sharp -

Operations Director

Edmund Nickols -

Artistic Planning

Senior Producer

Matt Runham -

Associate Director

Mark Calvert -

RTYDS Associate Director

Elayce Ismail -


Verity Bartesch -

Assistant Producer

Annie McCourt -

Communications and Sales

Director of Communications and Sales

Amy Fawdington -

Sales and Box Office Manager (Maternity Leave)

Ruth McFarlane

Sales Manager

Jo Blackett -

Communications Manager

Harriet Mayhew -

Communications Manager

Hannah Hiett -

Press Enquiries

Helen Fussell -

Communications Officer

Tamsin Crimmens -


Development Manager

Andrew McIntyre -

Development Associate

Gillian Firth -

Hire and Commercial Services

Business Development Manager

Jonathan Bailey -


Director of Participation

Jill Adamson -

Deputy Director of Participation

Susan Mulholland -

Associate Director (Young Company)

Louie Ingham -

Participation Coordinator

Philippa Crossman -

Technical and Production

Production Manager

Chris Durant -

Technical Administrator and PA to Production Manager

Catherine Wilkinson -

Technical Manager

Andrew Sharp -

Company Manager

Colin Holman -

Head of Lighting

Sam Vivash -

Head of Sound / AV

David Urquhart-Burton -

Deputy Head of Sound / AV

Richard Flood -

Head of Workshops

Darren McGowan -

Workshops Technician

James Pickering -

Head of Wardrobe

Jay Nash -

Head of Stage

Tony Easter -

Technician (Stage)

Matthew Sorley -

Technician (Lighting)

Faye Hetherington -

Visitor Services

Theatre Manager

Frances Easter -

Systems and Operations Manager

Jamie Corbett -

Front of House Manager

Neil Crompton -

Board of Directors


Simon Elliott


Joanna Darby


Natalia Blagburn

Anne Bonner

Laura Collier

Mike Knowles

Vikas Kumar

Charles Penn

Keith Proudfoot

Prof. Julie Sanders

Tim Smith

Jean-Pierre Van Zyl