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Theatre & Dance NI Board Update

Theatre & Dance NI Board Update
Theatre and Dance NI have a newly merged board. Our Co-Chairs are Louise Rossington and Adam Knight. Louise worked in the arts sector with Big Telly for almost two decades and has been running her own business in the agricultural sector for the past three years. Adam is currently Theatre Director at Crewe Lyceum and a trustee on the board of Bruiser Theatre Company. Claire Murray, Head of Development & Marketing, Lyric Theatre has been elected as the Vice Chair and Linda Harley, a chartered accountant with the Department for Communities is our new Treasurer. We would like to thank all our board for their continued support. A number of subcommittees have been set up, including one to support our work on behalf of freelance independent artists. The board members who sit on this sub-committee include Fleur Mellor, Choreographer and Creative Producer; Clare Novaes, Artistic Director, Clare Novaes School of Ballet; Cheryl O’Dwyer, Richard Lavery, Accidental Theatre and our part time team member Molly Rose Street, freelance dance artists and facilitator. Further information on the makeup of our sub-committees to follow.