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Allegra Galvin, speaker (Session 2 | CultureTrack: A New View of Cultural Consumption) at the New York 2015 ISPA Congress, January 13-15, 2015, Dynamic Leadership: Creating the Future. View the full Schedule of Events.
Allegra Galvin | SpeakerQuarterhouse
Allegra Galvin is a producer, theatre maker and Director
of Quarterhouse in Folkestone, an arts centre sitting at the heart of the
Creative Foundation cultural regeneration project. She was the first Programme
Director at Parabola Arts Centre in Cheltenham and has worked at The Junction
in Cambridge and Battersea Arts Centre in London. Allegra has a Postgraduate Diploma in Theatre
Directing (R.A.D.A.) and a Masters in Architecture (Cambridge University). She
continues to write about the design of buildings for performance. She founded
MAKE/SHIFT Projects in 2012 with installation artist Kirsty Harris and is
currently directing a re-working of The Little Mermaid for autumn 2014. She
participated in the Southbank Centre's mentoring group for women in cultural
leadership, the Clore Emerging Leaders Course (2012) and Barbican Arts School
Lab for artists with cross disciplinary practice (2013). She was a mentor for Day of the Girl and
Women of the World Festival (Southbank Centre 2013).