18th July 2013
Josephine Ridge is the newly appointed Creative Director at the Melbourne Festival and one of Australia's most experienced and internationally respected arts identities. Prior to her new position Josephine was Executive Director and co-CEO at Sydney Festival, which she joined in 2003. During her time at Sydney Festival Josephine oversaw the festival’s most spectacular period of growth, with annual revenues rising from $11.5 million to $19.5 million, net box office from $3.3 million to $5.1 million and corresponding dramatic growth in ticketed and free program attendances. Josephine has had extensive experience across the arts, as Deputy General Manager of Australian Ballet (1997 to 2003), Deputy General Manager of Australian Chamber Orchestra (1993 to 1997), Marketing Manager of Playbox Theatre Company (1991 to 1993), National Media Representative of Australian Opera (1986 to 1991) as well as a member of the Board of the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA) in Melbourne.
7 Alfred Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000
18th July 2013, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Ticket Price includes GST
Bookings Close: 17th July 2013