Dancefest has a skilled and dedicated board of trustees

Chris Stenton (Chair), Executive Director of People Dancing
Manda Graham (Vice-Chair) Independent Arts Consultant
Helen Annetts, Freelance PR Consultant
Johnny Autin International Dance Artist & Choreographer
Paul James Chief Commercial Officer at Birmingham Royal Ballet
Heidi Murphy, theatre maker, producer and community engagement consultant, Creative Director of CAGED Arts


Dancefest Advisors

Dancefest is keen to hear from potential advisors, particularly dance practitioners, people with a background in business, finance and fundraising, law or health.

If you're interested in becoming an advisor, please contact Rose Beeston, Artistic Director, on 01905 611199 or