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ADF Members Meet Up
Connect with your fellow ADF members and other culturally diverse creatives, get the inside scoop on future ADF activity, brainstorm new ideas, grow your networks and find out about other opportunities.
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Board Shadowing Programme: Individuals
Providing a tangible insight into leadership at Governance level in multiple leading theatres in the UK.
Stop talking about change and join a group of people who want to make change happen! Become a member of ADF for an exclusive opportunity to expand your artistic and profes- sional networks and gain access to bespoke training and resources.
Learn about how ADF are leading the way on the diversification of arts boards across the country through our National Diversifying Board Events. An action driven full-day event which connects our members with senior executives from a wide range of theatres to stimulate action and create lasting change.
Who’s Next? Conference
Artistic Directors of the Future presented: Who’s Next? conference hosted at the Young Vic Theatre on 9th September 2015.
ADF’s innovative inaugural conference brought together directors, theatre makers, board members and artistic directors from different backgrounds and levels of experience for an exciting day of panel discussions to explore the future of diverse leadership. Key conversations examined the work and power of artistic directors, discussing pathways for progression and suggesting methods to ensure the leaders of the future are diverse for the positive development of the industry.
Learn about the latest artistic director, senior management and board vacancies at ADF and other organisations across the UK and internationally.
Dedicated to creating change where it matters the most, at leadership level. Find out how Artistic Directors of the Future started, our core values and trusted methodology.