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TheatreNI Team

We are pleased to confirm that the TheatreNI staff team is now in place. Keara Fulton is continuing in her role as Development Officer and we welcome Roger Courtney as Interim Executive Director. Roger takes on this role until April 2016. Roger has over 35 years’ experience in management & strategic leadership, founding the Crescent Arts Centre and running the Simon Community NI for 16 years. Last year he directed EastSide Arts Festival and the CS Lewis Festival.

Talking about his new appointment, Roger said “I am delighted to be able to support the development of the theatre and performing arts sector in Northern Ireland. I am lucky to able to combine my skill areas with my love of theatre in one job“.

Roger will lead the organisation, developing partnerships and driving forward the work for the benefit of the members and the whole sector. You can contact Roger directly on director@theatreanddanceni.org

Keara after previously working for UAYD and coordinating the merger will be responsible for TheatreNI’s training programme. You can also get in contact with Keara to discuss membership, finances or youth drama enquiries on Keara@theatreanddanceni.org