Irene Haicalis

Previously with Dewe Rogerson and Incepta, the international marketing and communications group.

Anna Short

Background in the charity sector, most recently managing events at ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, including the British Military Tournament.

Carolyn Ware

Formerly Head of Corporate Development at the Almeida Theatre having previously run special events at the Lincoln Centre Theatre in New York.

Scott Takenaka

A former dancer; previously worked as events manager for premiere venues in New York City for 7 years. Since moving to London, worked in fundraising events for arts organisations including Unicorn Theatre and Children & the Arts.

Julia Price

A recent graduate of Durham University with a degree in Anthropology and Archaeology, having gained experience at IMG and Christie’s Auction House.

Joyce Hytner OBE

Before founding Act IV, Head of Development at the Royal Court Theatre and consultant to Granada TV. Joyce is on the Boards of The Old Vic, Royal Court and Criterion Theatres, Quintessentially Foundation, Manchester International Festival and The Charterhouse. Joyce was awarded an OBE in June 2004 for services to the arts.

Rebecca King Lassman

Head of Development at the Serpentine Gallery for twelve years prior to joining Act IV. Rebecca is on the Boards of the New Contemporaries and the South London Gallery.

Clarissa Bain

Head of Events at Tommy’s The Baby Charity for seven years prior to joining Act IV.

Kate Hall

Runs Act IV’s New York office, previously Executive Director of Only Make Believe, a New York City based charity that takes interactive theatre to children in hospitals. Kate serves on the Boards of Only Make Believe and the British American Drama Academy.