Simon Friend – Producer
Simon founded the company in 2015. Prior to that he was Producer for Theatre Royal Bath, developing and producing the theatre’s commercial content from 2011-2015. Simon is a member of the Society of London Theatre and was named in The Stage 100 most influential people in British theatre. Recently he has expanded into developing and producing film and TV projects.
Hanna Osmolska – Executive Director
Hanna’s previous employment includes Playful Productions, ETT, Mark Rubinstein Ltd, Shared Experience and Cheek by Jowl, and representing Independent Producers on the Old Vic New Voices T.S. Eliot US/UK Exchange. Hanna also lectured at City Lit in Arts Administration and has been a trustee for Upstart Theatre.
Emma O'Mara – Production & Development Co-ordinator
Emma joined the team from Greene Light Stage where she was Assistant Producer. Emma was the recipient of a Stage One Producing Placement at Neal Street Productions, trained by Caro Newling and Sam Mendes. Previous work for independent producers includes Smith & Brant Theatricals and Defibrillator Theatre. Emma formed O’Mara Productions, her vehicle for producing and general managing numerous productions after graduating with a Masters in Performance.
Laura Sedgwick – Production Co-ordinator
Laura joined from a year as the Stage One Trainee Producer at Smith & Brant Theatricals where she worked on True West, Come From Away and Bitter Wheat. Prior to that she worked as Production and Marketing Manager at OSO Arts Centre in Barnes, and was the Resident Trainee Producer at Theatre503. She has produced various shows on the Edinburgh and London fringe.
Eden Lack – Production Assistant & Office Administrator
Eden joined the team after finishing a BA Hons degree from King’s College London. Having written, directed and produced her own productions in Switzerland, Eden continues to support the theatre by acting as a FOH volunteer at Theatre503.
Hannah Bowker – Production Accountant
Amy Cowling – Payroll & Production Accountant