Jo Athroll

Jo Athroll

Production ManagerLondon, United Kingdom
+ Info


Pip Jamieson
Rory Newton Dunn
Margaux Soland
Jo Athroll

Jo Athroll

Production ManagerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Experienced Music, Festival and Live Events Production, Event and Project Manager, with 15 years experience with some of the UK's leading classical and contemporary artists, venues and promoters. Skills include: - Excellent organisational, communication and time management skills - Financial and budget management and reconciliation skills. Experience of managing large scale event budgets - Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and finance reporting systems And for fun: - Six-time marathon runner - French speaker
  • Curlew River
    Curlew RiverSt Giles Church, Barbican November 2013 Fully staged performance of Benjamin Britten's oprea Curlew River, directed by Neita Jones. Performed by Ian Bostridge, Mark Stone, Neal Davies, Gwynne Howell and Britten Sinfonia. Production Manager
  • Walthamstow Garden Party
    Walthamstow Garden PartyLloyd Park, Walthamstow Since 2014 Community Festival - Barbican in partnership with Waltham Forest Council Production Manager - Barbican Music Stage, Site Logistics
  • Sasha : Refracted : Live
    Sasha : Refracted : LiveMay 2017, Barbican Production Manager Refracted Live was an electronic show performed live by Sasha and guest musicians at the Barbican in May 2017, to two sold out audiences. Full orchestrations and arrangements of his 2016 album Scene Delete plus other favourites along with strings, percussion and live vocals from some of London's top musicians.
+ Show more
Projects credited in
  • Apollo 11: Go For The Moon
    Apollo 11: Go For The Moon‘Apollo 50: Go for the Moon’ was a once-in-a-lifetime public event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 voyage – the first moon landing and one of humankind’s greatest achievements. The project was a first-of-its-kind collaboration between 59 Productions; The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum; and multi-award-winning composer Jeff Beal (House of Cards).
Work history
    59 Productions logo
    59 Productions logo
    Production Manager59 Productions
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Barbican Centre logo
    Barbican Centre logo
    Production ManagerBarbican Centre
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Production Manager for Barbican Music Department - Experience of working with performers across a wide range of music genres, art forms, and performers of all ages, levels and profiles. - Notable projects include projection and light installation Tunnel Visions: Array with 59 Productions as part of City of London Culture Mile initiative in Beech Street Tunnel. - Contemporary projects with artists including Nils Frahm, Sasha - Re:Fracted, Thurston Moore, Laura Mvula, and Sunn O))), plus classical soloists and ensembles including Berlin and Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestras, Cecilia Bartolli, and Yuja Wang. - Experience of detailed technical projects including projection and visual effects, lighting design, audio recording, Radio broadcast and live streaming and TV broadcasting. - Lead Production Manager for London Symphony Orchestra and BBC Symphony Orchestra Season performances in the Barbican Hall, as well as regular events with Barbican associates Serious Ltd. - Regular coordination and management of freelance staff, Artist liaison, runners, crew and event specific staff. - Management of a range of high profile concert attendances from members of the Royal Family, key foreign dignitaries and VIP guests. - Responsible for travel, immigration, accommodation and hospitality for a wide range of artists and performers. - Outdoor Festival logistics and Artist Liaison management for Back2Black (2012), Open East Festival at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (2013), and Walthamstow Garden Party (2014, 2015 & 2017).
+ Show more
  • Events
  • Music
  • Creative Event
  • Festival
  • Live Event
  • Music Event
  • Administration
  • Creative
  • Coordination
  • Event Organisation
  • Event Planning
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Word
  • Project Management