Artistic Director
Slava Grigoryan

Andrew Dundon – Producer
Callan Fleming – Coordinator
Renee Gibson – Education Officer
Ruth Weldon – Education Coordinator

Marketing, Sales and Audience Engagement
Meral Nieman – Marketing Executive
Cassandra Ackerman – Marketing Coordinator

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

Ralph Varricchio – Bass Client Services Executive
Linda Mundy – Ticketing Infrastructure Executive
Toby Sullivan  – Insights & Data Specialist
Dace Howard – Digital Content Officer
Simeon Nikolaidis – Digital Marketing Coordinator
Nichola Skinner – Customer Service Representative

Ryneisha Bollard - Publicity Executive
Stephanie Rosetto – Publicity Coordinator
Heather Poole – Patron Services Manager

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
Moira Hay – Technical Manager
Alex Sinclair – Creative Director, Cabaret & Commercial
Natalie Adam  Manager Ticketing
Julia George - Manager, Digital & Social
Paul Drennan - Manager, Venue Sales
Abbie Taylor – Manager Philanthropy
Christine Dunthorne – Manager Finance & Business Support
Claire George – Manager Human Resources
Carolyn Laffin – Manager WHS & Risk
Mike Price – Manager Scenery & Engineering Workshop
Teresa Whitehorn – Manager Corporate Partnerships & Events

Adelaide Festival Centre Trustees
Jim Hazel (Chair)
Mitchell Butel
Julia Knight
Jacqui McGill AO
Tony Smith
Sandy Verschoor, Lord Mayor of Adelaide
Steven Woolhouse
Christine Zeitz (Deputy Chair)
Maggie Zhou

General Enquiries

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Artistic Director Slava Grigoryan returns for 2020


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