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The MIF Team

Alex Poots CEO and Artistic Director
Christine Cort Managing Director
Jim Forrester Executive Director

Tracy Longdin PA to CEO and Artistic Director and Executive Director
Gemma Saunders Assistant to Managing Director

Paul Clay Executive Producer*
Jo Paton Executive Producer
Christine Gettins Executive Producer
Tracey Low Executive Producer
Kate Mackonochie Senior Producer
Katie Vine Touring Producer
Anna Moutrey Assistant Producer*
Tricia Coleman Apprentice Producer

Jack Thompson Technical Director

Vanda Hagan Head of Finance
David Fox Administration & IT Manager
Emmanuel Adanlawo London Office Administrator
Nadia Balfe Finance Officer
Feargal Logue Administration Assistant (Internship)

Jennifer Cleary Creative Learning Director
Sarah Hiscock Creative Learning Co-ordinator

Rachel Green Development Director
Jane Reynolds Development Manager
Andrea Lowe Development Co-ordinator

Nadja Coyne Press and PR Director

Janina Mundy Head of Marketing
Cathy Gallagher Marketing Consultant*
Billy Partridge Ticketing Manager
Ben Williams Marketing Officer
Tom Emery Marketing Assistant (Internship)

*Consultant  

Festival Board
Tom Bloxham MBE
Cllr Rosa Battle
Chris Oglesby
Joyce Hytner OBE
Sir Brian McMaster CBE
Richard Paver
Peter Salmon
Andrew Stokes
Kully Thiarai
Jeremy Deller
Steve Downes
Nancy Rothwell

Fran Toms (Board Observer)
Anna Hassan (Board Observer)

Artistic Advisors
Michael Morris
Hans Ulrich Obrist
Peter Saville

MIF News

Box Office Christmas Opening Hours

Box Office Christmas Opening Hours

Bookings made by phone will not be available during certain times

Manchester International Festival's founding CEO & Artistic Director to leave after 2015 Event

Manchester International Festival's founding CEO & Artistic Director to leave after 2015 Event

Alex Poots, founding CEO and Artistic Director of Manchester International Festival, is to leave following next summer’s Festival.

MIF15 Press Coverage

MIF15 Press Coverage

Highlights from the initial MIF15 press coverage

MIF15 First Announcements

MIF15 First Announcements

Tree of Codes, The Tale of Mr Tumble and The Age of Starlight

MIF13 One Year On

MIF13 One Year On

One year after MIF13, we've been reminiscing about the Festival on our Twitter and Facebook pages

MIF15 Save the Date

MIF15 Save the Date

MIF15 will take place from 2 - 19 July

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