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Emma Beverley is Associate Director at East Street Arts – a 25 year old creative social enterprise and charity working across public art, policy, city planning and artist development.

Emma presented artworks in a range of contexts as a producer and programmer: including the Royal Court Theatre, the British Council Showcase, pubs, clubs, cafes and derelict storage units. 

She was the founding Producer for Selina Thompson Ltd and The Producer School. Worked as Executive Producer for Eclipse Theatre Company, and with Leeds European Capital of Culture 2023 as a Programmer.

Emma is alumni of the IETM Campus and was supported by the National Theatre throughout 2017 as part of Step Change.

During her time with Eclipse, Emma led on the delivery of a series of ‘movements’ that champion the work of thousands of artists. With Selina Thompson Ltd, she has taken work to Canada, the US, Brazil, Australia and across Europe.

Emma’s work at East Street Arts is focused on artist development, programming and international strategy.