Appointed by the Royal Court to support the refurbishment of the bar and kitchen. The project has proved to be hugely successful.
Review and appraisal of catering service options in advance of new Creative Director joining the Old Vic Theatre in mid 2015
Lyric Theatre Hammersmith
Engaged by the Lyric to work with the team on the redevelopment of this wonderful Theatre in west London. Sourced and negotiated catering agreement with Peyton & Byrne.
Bristol Old Vic
The Bristol old Vic has announced it is seeking planning permission to improve and open up the Theatre’s public areas with an exciting refurbishment, to be completed in 2016, the theatre’s 250th anniversary year. I am working with the BOV team on the development of the new Catering facilities and bars for this exceptional project.
Advised the MAC team on the design and business planning of the catering operation at this new build arts centre and theatre. Managed a tender process to select the catering operator.
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Advised Sadler’s Wells when they considered how best to organise their catering services. This process resulted in the successful transition to an in-house catering operation.
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
Worked with Canterbury City Council and the Marlowe Theatre team to review their catering operation and resolve design issues that were limiting the Riverside Restaurant.
Advised The National Theatre when they considered how best to organise their catering services.
Responsibility for all aspects of the catering at the Royal Opera House and The Barbican Centre as Chief Executive of Searcys.