Staff | Artistic Director, Producers & more | Queensland Theatre


His Excellency Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland

Members of the Board

Elizabeth Jameson (Chair), Rachel Crowley(Deputy Chair), Tracey Barker, Richard Fotheringham, Simon Gallaher, Angelina Hurley, Susan Learmonth, Andrea Moor and David Williamson

Company staff

Artistic Director: Sam Strong

Executive Director: Amanda Jolly

Resident Dramaturg (Cairns): Isaac Drandic

Executive Assistant: Donna Maher

Director of Development: Zoë Connolly
Special Projects: Liz Prior
Philanthropy Coordinator: Georgia Lynas
Development and Events Coordinator: Felicity Clifford
Grants and Communications Coordinator: Hannah Barr

Chief Financial Officer: Valerie Tam
Assistant Accountant: Georgia Knight
Finance Officer: Sarra Lamb
Operations and Facilities Manager: Julian Messer
Venue and Bar Coordinator: Kimberley Mogg

Director of Marketing: ‚ÄčLaura Oliver
Marketing Coordinator: Maneka Singh
Marketing Assistant (Digital Engagement): Thomas Manton-Williams
Marketing Assistant: Cinnamon Smith
Graphic Designer: Aleesha Cuffe
Publicity:  Kath Rose & Associates
Ticketing Supervisor: Madison Bell
Ticketing Officer: Rosie Hazell
Season Ticketing/Box Office: Madeline Bassetti, Chantelle Giles, Ashley Webster, Alana Dunn, Matthew Filkins, PJ Ieremia
Database Trainer / Supervisor: Rory Killen

Director, Technical and Production: Toni Glynn
Technical Coordinator: Daniel Maddison
Technical Coordinator: Lachlan Cross  
Deputy Production Manager: Candice Schmidt
Head of Workshop: Peter Sands
Company Carpenter/Head Mechanist: John Pierce
Costume Supervisor: Nathalie Ryner
Wardrobe Coordinator: Barbara Kerr

Director of Programming: Sophia Hall
Artistic Coordinator: Samantha French
Producer, New Work: Shari Irwin
Artistic Administrator: Laura Henderson

Director, Education, Youth, Regional and Engagement: Laurel Collins
Associate Director: Travis Dowling
Education Coordinator: Emma Funnell
Project Officer: Alana Dunn 

FOH Supervisor: Anita Hughes, Rosie Hazell, Laura Richardson

Resident Company - Belloo Creative

Co-Artistic Director/Writer: Katherine Lyall Watson
Co-Artistic Director/Preformer: Caroline Dunphy
Dramaturg: Kathryn Kelly
Producer/General Manager: Danielle Shankey

Indigenous Reference Group

Jimi Bani
Dr Valerie Cooms 
Nathan Jarro (Chair)
Isaac Drandic

Founding Director

Alan Edwards, AM, MBE (1925 – 2003)


Media Enquiries

For all media enquiries please contact:

Kath Rose and Associates

Ph. 07 3357 9054
Mob. 0416 291 493

Queensland Theatre is a member of Live Performance Australia.