Sydney Theatre Company (STC) has announced that Anne Dunn has been appointed as Executive Director and Co-Chief Executive Officer. This follows Patrick McIntyre’s resignation in June to become the Chief Executive Officer of the National Film and Sound Archives.
Anne has extensive experience in arts leadership and has been the Executive Director of Sydney Dance Company (SDC) since 2010. Over the last 12 years, Anne’s partnership with Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela has seen SDC enhance its reputation as Australia’s leading dance company. Anne has initiated and led a strategic expansion in public and education programs and national and international touring and established an accredited full-time diploma course for elite young dancers.
During Anne’s tenure, SDC doubled its turnover, and successfully undertook the biggest capital campaign in its history to support the redevelopment of its home on Wharf 4/5 in Walsh Bay. Prior to her tenure at SDC, Anne was the General Manager of the Darwin Festival, the Program Manager and Artistic Administrator of the Perth International Arts Festival, an Assistant Producer at the Sydney Opera House, and the Live Sites Event Coordinator for the Sydney Olympics Coordination Authority. Continue reading ANNE DUNN APPOINTED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY