Kirsten Burrows

Executive Director and Joint CEO |

Kirsten has over 10 years’ previous management experience at Candoco Dance Company, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, tiata fahodzi, China Plate Theatre, Company Three, Dante Or Die Theatre, Metis and Dash Arts’ Arabic Series.

Kirsten was also Producer and Development manager for Dante Or Die Theatre, most notably on the acclaimed I Do (Almeida Festival) and the Farnham Maltings commissioned Take On Me (UK touring). Previous work includes production and project management for Yad Arts and Metis; Participation Producer on Dash Arts’ Arabic Series, Producer for Kayd’s Somali Arts Festival and Producer for Context Theatre’s Festival of Art from Pakistan.

She was Akademi’s interim Administrative Director between May and November 2019. Kirsten was appointed in her current role in November 2019. 

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Hampstead Town Hall
213 Haverstock Hill
London NW3 4QP

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020 7691 3210