Our Team

Henry Filloux-Bennett Director and CEO

Karen O’Neill Deputy Director

Nick Travis Executive Co-ordinator

Front of House

Tommy Savage House and Hospitality Manager
David Halloran Senior Duty Manager
Kayleigh Wright Operations Assistant
Olivia Race, Rebecca Turner Duty Managers
Samantha Leach, Mass Nying, Kevin Palmer, Mollie Wood Front of House Team

Box Office

Adele Birkenshaw Box Office Supervisor

Bev Haigh, Louise Parsons, Roohi Sarwar, Jane Sibbald, Erica Taylor, Rebecca Turner, Dianne Watkinson  Box Office Assistants


Ruth Jones Communications and Marketing Manager
Cathy Pilkington Communications and Marketing Officer
Nancy Hughes Marketing and Audience Development Assistant

Creative Engagement

Rebecca Winwood Special Projects Producer
Jenny Goodman Engagement Manager
Katherine Warman Assistant Producer


James Clare Technical and Premises Manager
Will Dash, Brett Speakman Technicians
Les Dowie Maintenance Technician
Paul Caldwell Assistant Technician
Chris Brearley, George Doyle, Karl Eaton, Michael Ford, Jonathan Hudson Casual Technicians


Sharon Haigh, Adele Barclay, Helen Petty, Jaqueline Ryan


Judy O’Brien Finance Manager
Sarah Finch Finance Assistant

Visual Arts

Murray Forrest Exhibitions Co-ordinator
Barbara Hellowell, Freyja Boycott-Garnet, Jane Wilson,  Terence J Lambert Artists in Residence (AiR)

Kirklees Theatre Trust Board Members

Andrew Bird (Chair), Val Javin (Vice Chair), Councillor Karen Allison, Professor Michail Kagioglou, Councillor Bernard McGuin, Councillor Carole Pattison, Marie Peacock, Laura Rawnsley, Tracy Sheldon, David Charles Douglas Thompson, Sue Underwood, Councillor Gemma Simone Wilson.