Jonathan Kennedy - Executive Director, Tara Arts,
Jonathan is an experienced theatre producer and senior arts manager; skilled in strategic business development, fundraising, marketing, stakeholder relationships and venue management.
Jonathan joined Tara Arts in 2007. For Tara Arts he has co-produced The Black Album with the National Theatre; established Tara Theatre as a national hub for cross-cultural theatre in south London; transferred The Tempest to the West End; and leads the Black Theatre Live national touring theatre consortia.
Prior to Tara Arts Jonathan was the Arts Programmes Manager for Croydon Clocktower and Head of Studio & Programme Development at Wimbledon Theatre.
Jonathan is a trustee of Attic Theatre Company, Theatre Ad Infinitum and Yellow Earth Theatre. He is currently a guest lecturer for Birkbeck, Goldsmith & Southbank University in London.