Rory is the Director of Harlow Playhouse and is responsible for leading the team at the theatre and managing relationships with key stakeholders and external organisations. Rory works with the dedicated Harlow Playhouse team to provide excellent customer experience and strives to make Harlow Playhouse a centre of excellence. 

Rory has been working as a full time member of the Harlow Playhouse team since 2010 and before becoming the Harlow Playhouse Director, was Interim General Manager. Prior to this Rory toured the U.K. As a Production Manager. Whilst being freelance he also worked as an Event Manager, Electrical Technician and Stage Manager Rory is also the Technical Director for Nationally Honoured inclusive theatre company Razed Roof and a Trustee for Youth Theatre Company Livewire.

Rory has provided management consultancy for various companies including KD Theatre Productions, AC Special Projects, Passmores Community Learning Trust and numerous pantomime production companies. Rory is a professional member of UK Theatre.

He has worked closely with other staff members at Harlow Playhouse over the past couple of years to deliver the capital works programme; this programme ensures the continued improvement of Harlow Playhouse. 

Rory hopes you enjoy your visit to Harlow Playhouse, please contact him or one of his colleagues if there is anything he can do to enhance your visit to your local theatre.