Meet the Backstage team

Aby Cohen
Head of Department (Postgraduate Studies)
Adrian Brooks
Chairman & Founder
Alice Johnson
Marketing Analyst
Carrie Carfrae
Registry Manager
Claire Porter
Course Leader for Stage & Production Management
Emily Lynch
Student Support Officer
Emma Cook
Marketing Communications Manager
Felix Kankwamba
Widening Participation Officer
Frazer Gall
Live Events Production Lecturer
Gabriel Woodger
Live Events Production Lecturer
Gareth Welbourn
Technical Director
Graham Thorne
Course Leader for Live Visual Design & Production
Jack Scarr
Marketing Director
Jennifer Snart
Live Events Production Lecturer
Johnny Goodwin
Course Leader for Live Events Production
Lee Brooks
Founder & CEO, Production Park
Martin Locket
Chair of the Board
Miles Marsden
Industry Partnerships Director
Phil Adlam

Lecturer (Postgraduate Studies)

Rachel Nicholson
Head of Institution
Richard Sadler
Director of Learning, Quality & Standards
Sarah Hatherley
Academic Administrator
Shaunagh Conway
Events & Outreach Officer


We're always on the lookout for talented people passionate about the live events industry - whether we have vacancies or not. 

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