Artistic Director Robert Hastie announces new Associates
Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, Robert Hastie, has appointed three new Associates for the company – Javaad Alipoor, Artistic Director of Bradford based Northern Lines; award-winning director Caroline Steinbeis, and leading casting director Wendy Spon.
Javaad Alipoor is a writer and theatre director. As Resident Associate Director, he combines his associateship with his Arts Council funded role as part of the Change Makers Programme.
Caroline Steinbeis has worked at the National Theatre, Manchester Royal Exchange and the Royal Court.
Wendy Spon returns to Sheffield Theatres, where she was previously Head of Casting. She is currently Head of Casting at the National Theatre.
All three Associates will work with Robert Hastie and the artistic team in Sheffield on future projects.