Deborah Rees - Director/CEO of The Roses Theatre

Deborah has been Director at The Roses since 2006 and has worked in a variety of arts organisations for the last 25 years gaining extensive management, programming and producing experience.   Prior to The Roses, Deborah was Administrative Director at the Worcester Swan Theatre, Programmes Director at Script (the writers’ agency for the West Midlands) and was General Manager of two national touring theatre companies.  Freelance work includes producing, management consultancy, fundraising, project and venue management.  In 2003, Deborah co-founded ArtWorcs – a Worcestershire based arts production company which commissioned new writing and visual art.  Deborah is a board member of Gloucestershire Dance and Worcester Arts Workshop.