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Office Opening Times

Mon 10am–5pm*
TueSat 10am–8pm**
Sun Closed
*Open until 8pm on show days
**Open until 6pm on non-show days

Theatre Opening Times
Mon 10am–5pm*
TueSat 10am–11pm**
Sun Closed
*Open until 8pm on show days
**Open until 6pm on non-show days



Staff List

York Citizens' Theatre Trust


HRH Princess Beatrice of York, Dame Judi Dench, Ferdinand Kingsley


Ann M Green CBE (Chair), Annette Barker, Tiggy Clifford, Dr Avijit Datta, Richard Jagger, Colin Parkin MBE, Julie Rebbeck, Oliver Royds, Cllr Carol Runciman, John Short, Paul Smith and Richard Smith

Janis Smyth (Company Secretary) 

Chief Executive Liz Wilson
Artistic Director Damian Cruden


General Manager Vicky Biles
Associate Producer John Tomlinson
Associate Artist John R. Wilkinson
Associate Artist Suzann McClean
Development Manager Caitlin Hazell
Administrator Katy Nelson
Project Administrator Intern Ashley Campbell
Fundraising Apprentice Emily Lowe
Head of Finance Janis Smyth
Finance Officer Claire Flanagan
Payroll Officer Jean Harvey
Accounts Assistant Cari McMurray


Head of Communications Caroline Sinclair
Communications Manager Shelagh Bourke (temporary)
Marketing Officer James Odene
Marketing & Press Assistant Gabriella Lee
Press & PR for Murder, Margaret & Me Steve Pratt
Sales & Audience Development Manager Rachel Naylor
Box Office Manager Karen Burborough
Box Office Assistants Richard Bayton, Charlotte Coles, Ann Forshaw, Emily Humphrys, Belle Kenyon, Oli O’Shea


Associate Director Juliet Forster
Youth Theatre Director Kate Veysey
Education and Young Actors Associate Julian Ollive
Education Associate Nicolette Hobson
Creative Skills Promoter Paula Clark
LAMDA Coach Frances Simon
Adult Theatre Workshop Practitioner Michael Lambourne
Youth Theatre Freelance Practitioners Jenna Drury, Adam Garrett, Matt Harper, Henry Raby, Bev Veasey, Lizzy Whynes, Catherine Heinemeyer and Charlotte Coles
Youth Theatre Assistants Fiona Baistow, Adam Bruce, Charlotte Coles, Lydia Crosland, Matthew Dangerfield, Eleanor Ineson, Nick Minns, Claire Morley, Florence Poskitt, Kirstie Owens Tipping, Rachel Wall, Jack Reeve, Lydia Marchant, Nisha Benson, Kim Shanley, Rachel Thomas
Youth Theatre Mentors: Florence Poskitt, Ben Cain, Nick Minns, Emma Minnihane
Youth Theatre Volunteers Maddie Drury, Maddy Wood, Ruben Woolny, Hollie Lavell, Louise Carter, Simon Ellwood, Haizu Lui, Ed Hooper


Head of Production and Buildings Judith Cloke
IT & Facilities Manager Matt Savage
Building & Events Technician Dave al-Bahrani Peacock
Stage Manager Anna Belderbos
Deputy Stage Managers Clare Morse
Chief Electrician Mike Redley
Deputy Chief Electrician Lewis Smith
Assistant Electrician Tom Smith
Electrics Casuals Sophie Alexander, Elliot Gray
Technical Stage Manager Andy Furey
Stage Technician Ian S Murphy
Stage Casuals Freddie Hall, Jonny Wright

Head of Wardrobe Hazel Jupp
Cutter Lenka Kupkova
Wardrobe Assistants Kate Pollington, Rachel O’Driscoll, Claire Powell
Wardrobe Casual Sophie Roberts
Freelance Wigmaker Siobhan Harper-Ryan
Costume Hire Supervisor Pauline Rourke
Costume Hire Assistants Claire Spooner, Natalia Wilson
Costume Hire Volunteers Joseph Wills, Cat Hudspeth, Anna Louise Roele

Cleaning Supervisor Collene Plant
Cleaning Team Isabel Alviz, Isaac Bento, Tracey Johnson, Luis Pedro, 


Audio Describers Gill Kendall, Ted Kendall, Jill Quarmby, Tina Wright MBE
Captioner Ann Forshaw
British Sign Language Interpreters Steven Conlon, Julie Fletcher, Julie Thompson

Theatre Chaplain Revd. Allan Hughes

~ Denotes part-time position


York Theatre Royal Enterprises Ltd


Jeremy Rebbeck (Chair), Linda Clarke  

Enterprises Manager Matt Beevers
Visitor Services Manager Kaeli Wishart
Events Coordinator Emma Rollason-Taylor
Catering Team Khemarath Sutthiklom, Dace Preikse, Thicha Teerowathonanon. Dave Asbury


Welcome Managers Hannah Milburn, Simone Dunn
Welcome Assistants Alice Mapplebeck, Anna Soden, Ben Leonard, Brian Morrison, Catherine Sleighthome, Catriona Hudspeth, Charlotte Wood, Chloe Abley, Claire Flanagan, Fiona Baistow, Florence Poskitt, Henrietta Winn, Henry Raby, Hugo Bentley,  James Wilson, Jean McDonald, Jeannette Elwell, Jessica West, Judy Elliott, Kareen Andrews, Kimberley Jones, Lizzie Alderdice, Lizzy Whynes, Lizzie White, Louise Barclay Johnson, Lucy Walker, Lynda Leslie, Maria Bewers, Matthew Jopling, Natalia Wilson, Oli O’Shea, Richard Thorpe, Rita Ridgeon, Rosemary Bentley, Sheila Derrick, Sophie Addison, Steph Solomon, Sue Whitehouse, Ted Andrews, Thomas Booth, Ulricke Casterton