Darren Joyce

Darren Joyce

Managing Director for Cardiff Theatrical ServicesUnited Kingdom
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Darren Joyce

Darren Joyce

Managing Director for Cardiff Theatrical ServicesUnited Kingdom
About me
Managing Director of Cardiff Theatrical Services for Welsh National Opera. Prior to this I was Head of Construction for the Royal National Theatre. I have also worked as a Production Manager for Scottish Opera, Welsh National Opera, and the National Youth Theatre amongst others.
  • Lulu
    LuluLulu weaves destruction as she snakes from man to man, living her life and no-one elses. But everything comes at a price, and the animals always come out at night... This spring experience a landmark event in British opera. Lulu is David Pountney's first new production in his role as Chief Executive & Artistic Director of Welsh National Opera. Lulu is opera on an epic scale and at its most potent, dark and absurdly entertaining.
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryRoald Dahl's deliciously dark tale of the young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka bursts into its third golden year, having been seen by over 1.4 million people and smashing West End theatre records!
  • The Barber of Seville - Scottish Opera
    The Barber of Seville - Scottish OperaCount Almaviva has fallen in love with the young and beautiful Rosina but she is kept under lock and key by her guardian, Dr Bartolo, who has it in mind to marry her himself. Figaro, the local barber and resident ‘fixer’, signs up to help the rescue mission and has soon invented an outrageously complicated scheme to smuggle Almaviva into Bartolo’s house, and to smuggle Rosina out, right under her guardian’s nose…
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Work history
    Managing DirectorCardiff Theatrical Services
    Cardiff, United KingdomFull Time
    I run CTS - the commercial scenery building trading arm of Welsh National Opera
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    Head of ConstructionNational Theatre
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    I ran the construction, and the scenic art department.
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  • Theatre
  • Lighting
  • Performing Arts
  • Musical Theatre
  • Drama
  • Live Events
  • Production Management
  • Set Design
  • Stage Management
  • Opera
  • Stage
  • Arts Administration
  • Festivals
  • Plays
  • Theatrical Production
  • Management
    Scenic Construction, and Stage PropertiesRose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance
     - London, United Kingdom