Artistic Director
Slava Grigoryan

Andrew Dundon - Producer
Renee Gibson - Education Officer
Sophie Walkington - Programming Coordinator

Marketing, Sales and Audience Engagement

Chelsea Martin - Marketing Executive
Kacy Ratta – Social & Content Marketing Executive
Melissa Centofanti – Marketing Coordinator, GreenRoom and Student Ticketing
Krystle Aunger – Marketing Coordinator
Annetta Koutsouridis – Marketing Coordinator
Paige Mulholland – Marketing Coordinator
Meral Nieman – Marketing Coordinator
Mina Capoccia – Marketing Administration Assistant

Adrian Cowell – Senior Graphic Designer
Julie Jensen – Graphic Designer
Josh Osis  Graphic Designer

Ralph Varricchio – Bass Client Services Executive
Linda Mundy – Ticketing Infrastructure Executive
Dale Menz – Digital & Database Projects Executive
Dace Howard – Digital Content Officer
Simeon Nikolaidis – Digital Marketing Coordinator
Nichola Skinner – Customer Service Representative

Victoria Hannaford – Publicity Executive
Ryneisha Bollard - Publicity Executive
Molly Taylor – Publicity Coordinator
Heather Poole – Head of Patron Services

Corporate Partnerships
Teresa Whitehorn – Senior Corporate Partnerships Executive
Alexa Woldan – Corporate Partnerships Executive

Martin Olesk – Head of Staging
Jane Rossetto – Head of Sound
Chris Searle – Head of Lighting
Vanessa van de Weyer – Production Coordinator
Cheryl Haynes - Production Administration Assistant

Cathy Barrett – Retail Buyer

Food & Beverage
Tiana Capponi  – Event Sales Executive
Julia Germinario – Event Sales Executive
Yany Orm – Food and Beverage Supervisor

Adelaide Festival Centre Management
Douglas Gautier AM – CEO & Artistic Director
Carlo D’Ortenzio – Chief Operating & Financial Officer
Liz Hawkins – Director of Programming, Corporate Partnerships & Venue Sales
Kristen Eckhardt – Director of Marketing, Sales and Audience Engagement
Ruth Sibley – Head of Public Affairs
Moira Hay – Technical Manager
Rebecca Pearce – Associate Director of Programming
Dani Ricciardi – Associate Director of Marketing
Yolanda Sulser – Associate Director of Brand & Customer Experience
Ebony Bott – Creative Director, Cabaret & Commercial
Natalie Adam  Manager Ticketing
Robyn Brown – Manager Philanthropy
Ashlesha Chandran – Manager Food & Beverage
Christine Dunthorne – Manager Finance & Business Support
Claire George – Manager Human Resources
Carolyn Laffin – Manager WHS & Risk
Mike Price – Manager Scenery & Engineering Workshop
Kacy Ratta – Manager Digital & Social
Teresa Whitehorn – Manager Corporate Partnerships & Events

Adelaide Festival Centre Trustees
Michael Abbott AO QC (Chair)
Jim Hazel (Deputy Chair)
Julia Knight
Kate Thiele
Sandy Verschoor, Lord Mayor of Adelaide
Christine Zeitz

General Enquiries

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Artistic Director Slava Grigoryan returns for 2020


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