Meet the Team

Partnership Board

Mark Skipper
Mark Skipper DL

Chair of Leeds Dance Partnership and Chief Executive, Northern Ballet

Hannah Robertshaw
Hannah Robertshaw

Programmes Director, Yorkshire Dance

Sharon Watson
Sharon Watson

CEO and Principal, Northern School of Contemporary Dance

A headshot image of Jennifer Coleman-Peers.
Jennifer Coleman-Peers

CEO, Phoenix Dance Theatre

Dr Oliver Bray

Director of Arts, Leeds Beckett University

João Maio

Independent

Pam Johnson

Head of Culture Development (interim), Leeds City Council

Partnership Director

Simone Waller

Partnership Manager

Partnership Team

Jessica Leaman
Jessica Leaman
Communications

Artistic Collaborators

Keranjeet Kaur Virdee
Keranjeet Kaur Virdee

Chief Executive and Artistic Director, South Asian Arts UK

Amy Leach
Amy Leach

Associate Director, Leeds Playhouse

James Brining
James Brining

Artistic Director, Leeds Playhouse

Lisa Osbourne Kendall
Lisa Osborne Kendell

Course Director, Leeds Beckett University

Header image: Ballet Black workshop, photo David Lindsay.