Tobi Kyeremateng is a multi award-winning Cultural Producer with 9 years’ experience in performance, festivals and film. Recent credits include: The Future Is Near (Tate Modern), J’Ouvert (Theatre503), BABYLON Festival (Bush Theatre), AFRO-CITY Festival (Roundhouse), Pagans (Old Vic Theatre). Film credits include: ‘Wishbone’ (NOWNESS) and ‘Secret Life of Gs’ by Caleb Femi, and ‘Roots For A Crown’ (NOWNESS, 180 The Strand: Prada Mode) by Julianknxx. In 2011, Tobi joined Ovalhouse Theatre as Young Associate Producer. In 2013, she became Apprentice Producer at Battersea Arts Centre and was promoted to Junior Producer in 2016 before joining Apples and Snakes as a Producer. Tobi was selected out of 1400 applicants on a year-long attachment to the Old Vic Theatre as part of the Old Vic 12 Programme, and in 2017 was part of the Runner Up team for the JMK 2017 Award with debbie tucker green’s ‘random’. Tobi has worked with organisations such as: AFROPUNK, Brainchild Festival, gal-dem, Goldsmiths University, National Theatre, Nike, Oxford University and Samsung, and has won several awards including: ‘Inspiration of the Year’ (Stylist Magazine’s inaugural Remarkable Women Awards 2019), ‘Best Producer’ (inaugural Black British Theatre Awards 2019), the ‘Arts & Culture’ Award (Women Of The Future Awards 2019) and ‘Special Award: Producer’ (Off West-End Theatre Awards 2020). She has received recognition from The Mayor of London as part of the Hidden Credits campaign and is one of 25 civic leaders selected as part of the first Civic Futures Initiative by Koreo, Dark Matter Labs and The Young Foundation, in partnership with the Greater London Authority. Tobi is a Senior Artistic Associate at Bush Theatre and Trustee for Peckham Platform and Diversity School Initiative. Tobi is the founder of award-winning initiative Black Ticket Project, and is currently writing her debut non-fiction book, ‘THEATRE SH*T’, to be published by Jacaranda Books in 2021.Locked Pro Plan feature
Working to build relationships with Brixton communities during Ovalhouse's transition from Oval to Brixton. This includes project managing 'Let's Build!' - a programme for 9-11 year old's from 4 local primary schools, working with architects MATT+FIONA to develop and build a temporary performance space on Somerleyton Road.
Project Manager for 'The Future is Near' Tate Collective event at Tate Modern.
Won 'Special Award: Producer' at the 10th anniversary of the Off-West End Awards.
Won 'Inspiration of the Year' at Stylist Magazine's inaugural Remarkable Women Awards.
Won 'Best Producer' for BABYLON Festival (Bush Theatre) at the inaugural Black British Theatre Awards.
Won the 'Arts and Culture' Award at the Women of the Future Awards 2019.