Staff Profiles: Christina Poulton

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Staff Profile: Christina Poulton
Lecturer in Drama and Performing Arts

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Christina Poulton

Lecturer in Drama and Performing Arts

Performing Arts and Play

I am a contemporary theatre producer and general manager and have worked in theatre and festival management, cultural programming, youth theatre and dance in a wide range of organisations.


My experience is in producing and arts project management, from marketing, budgeting and fundraising through to assembling production teams and front of house management. Previous projects have included managing the National Theatre Connections Festivals for Scotland and the Eastern region and production management for an International Dance Festival performance at Zoo Venues. I am currently producer for Strike A Light, Elise Heaven, Jonny Fluffypunk, Wattle and Daub, Foursquare Theatre and Bootworks Theatre.


Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) English and History University of East Anglia 2003
PGCert Arts Management Anglia Ruskin University 2004


Christina has a Postgraduate Certificate in Arts Management from Anglia Ruskin University and is an Arts Award adviser and trainer. She is also a member of The Association of Stage Pyrotechnicians, the Register of Exercise Professionals and holds a V

Teaching and research


Arts Industry and theatre management subjects including business planning, arts marketing, managing a freelance career, operations and creative project management.

Career development and work placements.