Chris Ricketts

Chris joined Candoco earlier this year as Programme and Touring Producer, covering for Marianne who is on maternity leave.

A seasoned producer, programmer and arts manager, Chris has been working in the performing arts since the late 1980s. He is a partner in Fieldwork and the artistic director of Cardiff Dance Festival.

Chris was Director of Sherman Cymru from 2007 to 2013 and Director of Wales Arts International from 2002 to 2007. Earlier experience included roles with Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Everyman Theatre Liverpool, Theatr Brycheiniog, the Arts Council of Wales, Theatr Powys and Powys Dance Project.