Sam McShane moves to Kings Place
Manchester Camerata’s creative director, Sam McShane, is to be King’s Place’s new artistic director.
She will work alongside executive director Zoë Jeyes, together filling the role previously ppccupied by Helen Wallace, who has moved to the Barbican as head of music.
“For many years I have admired Kings Place as a cultural hub that displays adventurous programming across many artforms - a beacon of hope for artists to be curious and for audiences to connect” McShane said. “I believe its entrepreneurial beginnings display a model for the future in the arts and I'm incredibly excited about joining the Kings Place family and its community and audiences for the next part of the artistic journey.”