AEM International are delighted to have been involved in the appointment of Daniel Brine as the new Festival Director for the Norfolk & Norwich Festival.
Norfolk & Norwich Festival, the largest arts festival in the East of England and one of the four largest in the UK, has today announced Daniel Brine as their new Festival Director. Currently the Artistic Director and Chief Executive Officer at Cambridge Junction, Daniel runs the arts centre’s extensive multi-disciplinary programme. He will take up the position at Norfolk & Norwich Festival in January in time for the 2018 Festival which runs from Thursday 11 to Sunday 27 May.
Brenda Arthur, Chair of the Norfolk & Norwich Festival Board said: “I am delighted that Daniel has accepted our invitation to become Festival Director and drive forward our artistic vision for Norwich, Norfolk and the rest of the U.K. His track record in programming and producing entertaining work as well as understanding his audiences positions him perfectly to continue our commitment to nurturing the best of local and national talent as well as bringing in the best new international work. The team are all hugely excited to collaborate with him on the future Festivals.”
Daniel Brine said: “It’s a huge honour to be appointed Norfolk & Norwich Festival’s next Festival Director. I’m looking forward to leading the team to create a festival which the people of Norfolk and Norwich are proud of and enjoy. I live in East England and am committed to bringing great arts to the region. It’s a great privilege to lead a regional flagship event of international standing and I’m keen to work with local arts and cultural partners to continue the festival’s success.”