Pitlochry Festival TheatreĀ – People

Kris Bryce
Executive Director

Elizabeth Newman
Artistic Director

Joanna Lochhead
Executive Finance Manager

Michael Hodgson
Head of Development

Gemma Fairlie
Associate Director

Nick Trueman
Production Manager

Giles Conisbee
Head of Sales & Marketing

Julia Corden
Explorers Garden Manager


Trustees & Honorary Patrons


  • Mr Colin Liddell WS – Chair
  • Ms Heather Stuart – Vice Chair
  • Mr Malcolm Brown
  • Mr Michael Dale
  • Mr Gavin Douglas
  • Cllr John Duff
  • Mr Crawford Gillies FRSE
  • Ms Kate Howie
  • Mr Gary Love
  • Mr David Mitchell
  • Ms Gail Pallin
  • Dr Maurice Taylor CBE
  • Cllr Mike Williamson

Honorary Patrons:

  • Mrs June Bennett
  • Mr Richard M Findlay
  • Brigadier Sir Melville S. Jameson KCVO, CBE
  • Dr Fiona Kennedy OBE DDL
  • Ms Mary Marquis MBE FRSAMD
  • Mr Norman L Murray FRSE
  • The Lady Vallance of Tummel JP
  • Mr John Wallace CBE

Pitlochry Festival Theatre is a Registered Scottish Charity SCO13055.