David Bryan

Interim CEO

David Bryan MBA FRSA has a uniquely, rich and varied range of experiences in senior management within the voluntary and public sectors over a 25 years period. He has worked with a diverse range of people from government ministers to senior mana...

Stella Kanu

Chair of the Board of Trustees

Stella Kanu is currently Executive Director at LIFT (London International Festival of Theatre) previously as Executive Producer at Ovalhouse she spent 4 years overseeing a comprehensi...

Jonathan Ennis

General Manager

Jonathan Ennis is the General Manager for Eclipse Theatre Company.


Anthea Okereke

Executive Assistant

As well as working with Eclipse, Anthea also currently works in a freelance role for a marketing and promotions agency.  She recently lived and worked in Buenos Aires, Argentina for four years as a Business and English T...

Peter Huntley - Smart Entertainment

Interim Executive Producer

Smart Entertainment was founded by Peter Huntley in 2017 following a decade working with some of the UK’s leading producers including Sonia Friedman Productions, Jamie Hendry Productions, the Really Useful Theatre Group and Shakespeare’s Gl...

Paula Rabbitt

Board of Trustees

Communications Manager, Royal Exchange

Paula Rabbitt (Trustee) is the Communications Manager at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre. Prior to this she was the Head of Marketing and Communciations at West Yorkshire Playhouse and had been...

Gregory Nash

Board of Trustees

Gregory Nash is Creative Director, Arts for British Council. He is currently on sabbatical and spending a year working with creative organisations and individuals on a range of projec...

Angela McDermott

Board of Trustees

Deputy Director of Finance, Royal National Theatre

Angela McDermott (Trustee) is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, with over 30 years of accounting experience. Angela has worked in many Commercial Industries...

Degna Stone

Enabler - North East

Poet, Editor and Producer

Degna Stone is a poet, editor and producer based in Gateshead. She spent 12 years working in the Literary Department at Live Theatre, Newcastle before going freelance at beginning of 2017. She was a participant...

Pauline Mayers

Enabler - South and West Yorkshire

Writer, Theatre Maker, Facilitator and Choreographer

Based in Yorkshire, Pauline began her theatre and dance training at the Weekend Arts College and continued with dance at the Rambert School, London. Pauline has performed and taught f...

Melanie Abrahams

Enabler - South and West Yorkshire

Curator, Producer and Mentor

Melanie Abrahams is a curator, producer and mentor of Jamaican and Trinidadian parentage who has channeled a love of words and books into projects, businesses and escapades. As well as freelancing, she’s f...

Adam Lowe

Enabler - Greater Manchester

Adam Lowe is an award-winning writer Read Full Biography

Charlotte Bowen

Enabler - North Yorkshire & Humber


Charlotte Bowen is a director of The Culture House Ltd, a social enterprise based in Grimsby which she founded in 2010, to widen access to arts and culture for those living in area...

Sarah Shead

Board of Trustees

Creative Producer & Founder of Spin Arts

Sarah Shead
 (Trustee) is a reputable Creative Producer and Consultant working across the UK. She has over ten years of experience working in artistic and business dev...

Kelly France

Marketing Manger