SOLT and UK Theatre have today announced that Melanie Eusebe will Chair the Theatre and Touring Symposium.
Melanie is the Founder and Chair of the Black British Business Awards, and was the Executive Producer for the Women of the World Festival (WoW), and is a Board member of the Creative Industries Federation.
Melanie has been profiled as one of the most influential women in Business and the Creative Industries in the UK and has a career that spans five continents working with some of the world’s biggest brands.
The Theatre and Touring Symposium will be held at the Brewery, London on Monday 18 June 2018.
Melanie will lead a day for the industry to tackle shared issues, leading to real and practical change. It will include discussions, practical workshops, inspiration from high profile speakers, and time for conversations and networking.
The programme will be shaped following consultation and conversations with the theatre and performing arts industry.
Melanie commented: “Theatre is close to my heart, so I’m thrilled to be a part of a day that will address change and drive developments in the industry.”
Cassie Chadderton, Head of UK Theatre said: “We’re so pleased to be working with Melanie. With her expertise and enthusiasm for our industry she’ll lead a day of lively discussions, and keep us focused on tackling shared issues”
Sponsors of the conference will be announced later this week. Speakers and will be announced at a later date.