As Darlinghurst Theatre Company prepares for its 30th anniversary, it has unveiled a new two-pronged leadership team to future-proof the company’s growth trajectory. As a result, current Co-Artistic Director Amylia Harris has been appointed sole Artistic Director of the company, while founding CEO Glenn Terry will take on the newly created role of Executive Director. This restructuring is accompanied by Terry’s announcement that he plans to retire in early 2022, signalling the start of a search for his successor.
“This is a huge moment for us, with our founder and leader stepping aside,” Chair of the DTC Board, Vicki Middleton says. “Glenn made his intentions clear to me some time ago, so it’s a day we knew would come and have been working towards.”
“We arrive at this point following a period of exponential growth under Glenn’s leadership,” Middleton continues, “In order to continue to facilitate this growth, strengthen our company, responsibly manage our artistic and business priorities and look after our people, we are transitioning to a new dual leadership model, under an Artistic Director and Executive Director of equal rank. In Amylia Harris we have an exceptional and worthy successor as our new Artistic Director, and we couldn’t be more thrilled.” Continue reading DARLINGHURST THEATRE COMPANY : GLENN TERRY HANDS OVER TO AMYLIA HARRIS