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Find out about our team

To contact a staff member e-mail: first name [at] graeae.org.
To contact Jenny e-mail: kate@graeae.org

Jenny Sealey MBE CEO / Artistic Director

Jenny’s directing career began with Interplay Theatre, co-directing Sea Changes, then directing Stepping Stones and Mad Meg. Jenny has been Graeae’s Artistic Director since 1997.

Directing credits for Graeae include: Blood Wedding (in a co-production with Dundee Rep and Derby Theatre); The Threepenny Opera (with Pete Rowe in a co-production with New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich, West Yorkshire playhouse, Nottingham Playhouse and Birmingham Rep); Belonging (with Vinicius Daumas and performed in Brazil & London); also Reasons To Be CheerfulSigns of a Star Shaped DivaStaticBlasted; Whiter than Snow; peeling; Bent; Iron Man and Rhinestone Rollers.

International credits include: Blood Wedding (Setagaya Public Theatre, Tokyo); Romeo and Juliet (Saitama Arts Theatre, Tokyo); and at Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF) then touring outdoor arenas: Against the TideThe GardenThe Limbless Knight – A Tale of Rights Reignited. Jenny co-directed the London 2012 Paralympic Opening Ceremony alongside Bradley Hemmings (GDIF).

She also won the Liberty Human Rights Arts Award and was on the h.Club 100 list of the most influential people in the creative industries.

The Graeae Team

Production contact kate@graeae.org
Kate Baiden, Projects Coordinator
Hetty Shand, Consultant Producer

Finance and Administration contact charlotte@graeae.org
Charles Mills, Finance Director
Kevin Walsh, Operations Director
Suks Malka, Finance Assistant
Charlotte McCabe, Administration Assistant

Training and Learning contact jodi@graeae.org
Jodi Alissa Bickerton, Creative Learning Director
Helen Jackson-Lyall, Access & Learning Coordinator
Mima Williams, Projects Intern

New Writing contact chloe@graeae.org
Chloe Todd Fordham, Literary Manager
Amy Bethan Evans, Literary Assistant

Marketing and Press contact richard@graeae.org
Richard Matthews, Marketing and Development Manager
Angie Klein, Communications Consultant

For space hire or general enquiries, please e-mail: info@graeae.org.

Board Members
Fabio Santos (Chair), Tim Powell, Jacqui Adeniji-Williams, Sarah Howard, Alice Holland, Fraser Nicol and Samantha Tatlow

Patrons
Richard Wilson OBE, Dame Harriet Walter DBE, Jenny Agutter OBE, Sir Peter Blake CBE, Nabil Shaban, Mat Fraser, Sadie Frost