26th January 2022
INTERVIEW: STEPHANIE SIRR. For the start of a new series, and in the midst of a time like no other for theatre, we’re looking forward. Stephanie Sirr was recently made joint president of UK Theatre, the membership body that represents theatre across the country. She tells Tim Bano about her predictions for the future of the sector. Stephanie also reflects on twenty years as chief executive of Nottingham Playhouse, and the colossal changes she has seen in her role and in the theatre landscape more widely. Recorded on Zoom on 07 January 2022.
“I genuinely believe that what we do matters to people and actually the pandemic means that what we do matters to people more”