We're dedicated to making, staging and presenting the most exciting and exhilarating new work.

If you’re looking to join us head to our jobs section.

If you have a specific question, you may find the answer you're looking for in the FAQ section at the bottom of our Contact Us page.

Please note that our building is closed due to COVID-19. Read our response. In the meantime, let us introduce you to our core staff team.

The Traverse office is open Monday to Friday, 10am to 6pm. If you want to speak to someone directly, please call 0131 228 3223.

Artistic, Programming & Producing

Linda Crooks, Executive Producer
Gareth Nicholls, Co-Artistic Director
Debbie Hannan, (Incoming) Co-Artistic Director
Lesley Anne Rose, Director of Creative Development
Danielle Fentiman, Producer
Jenny Gilvear, Programme & Office Administrator
Mollie Hodkinson, Artistic Administrator
Ruth McEwan, Senior Producer
Sunniva Ramsay, Senior Producer, Creative Development
Eleanor White
, Literary Associate

Want to bring your show to the Traverse? Check out our Visiting Company page for more information.

Audiences & Communications

Victoria Murray, Head of Brand and Audience
Ellen Gledhill, Head of Business Development
Laura Antone, Development Assistant
Fiona Campbell, Audience Experience Manager
Megan Davies-Varnier, Deputy Box Office Manager
Anna Docherty, Press & Media Officer
Cecil Lane,
Ticketing & Customer Service Officer
Kath Lowe, Front of House Manager
Lauren McLay, Marketing Officer (Temporary)
Lauren Paterson,
Ticketing & Customer Service Officer
Anna Richardson, Ticketing & Customer Service Officer / Marketing Assistant (Temporary)

Production & Technical

Kevin McCallum, Head of Production
Dave Bailey, Lighting & Sound Technician
Joe Davis, Lighting & Sound Technician
Renny Robertson, Chief Electrician
Gary Staerck, Head of Stage

Operations & Finance

Julie Pigott, Head of Finance & Operations
David Drummond, General Manager
Suzie Murray, Bar Café Manager
Alice Pelan, Finance & Administration Assistant
Pauleen Rafferty, Payroll & HR Manager
Jonathan Rowett, Bar Café Manager

To speak to our Bar Café team and to make a reservation, please call 0131 228 5383.


Sir John Elvidge (Chair)
Morag Ballantyne
Kieran Hurley
Myriam Madden
Dave Moutrey
Rebecca O'Brien
Donna Reynolds
Bryony Shanahan
Christopher Wynn

You can read about our resident writers and other creative partnerships here.