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passionate team

Meet the world-class team working behind-the-scenes at WOW. From garment technicians and lighting designers, to marketers and finance, our team is a talented group of individuals who care passionately about the arts and creative endeavour.
 
In the lead up to the show our core team is joined by an exceptional cast and crew of over 300 people - it’s an exciting time as the TSB Arena comes alive with garment fittings, set building, and rehearsals.

WOW Ambassadors

Board Members

Leadership

Competition & Wardrobe

Operations

Marketing

Production

Finance

Creative Team

Dame Suzie Moncrieff

Dame Suzie Moncrieff

WOW Founder & Ambassador
Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith

Chair - World of WearableArt Board of Directors
Meg Williams

Meg Williams

Chief Executive
Sarah Nathan

Sarah Nathan

Head of Competition
Ange Monaghan

Ange Monaghan

Head of Marketing
Alistair Cameron

Alistair Cameron

Show Producer
Keith Palmer

Keith Palmer

Head of Finance
Brian Burke

Brian Burke

Executive Creative Director
David Tingey

David Tingey

Chief Executive
Kerry Palmer

Kerry Palmer

Head of Operations
Keith Palmer

Keith Palmer

Acting Chief Executive
Heather Palmer

Heather Palmer

WOW Ambassador
Hideaki Fukutake

Hideaki Fukutake

World of WearableArt Board of Directors
Angela Fisk

Angela Fisk

Competition Coordinator
Andrea Breton

Andrea Breton

Partnerships & Brand Manager
Sara Gregg

Sara Gregg

Finance & Administration Coordinator
Malia Johnston

Malia Johnston

Show Director
Jess Wolters

Jess Wolters

Operations Coordinator
Libby George

Libby George

Assistant to the Producer
Paul Cameron

Paul Cameron

World of WearableArt Board of Directors
Leonie Trathen

Leonie Trathen

Wardrobe & Activations Manager
Brianne Kerr

Brianne Kerr

Marketing Campaigns Manager
Eden Mulholland

Eden Mulholland

Composer & Music Director
Jamie Wilson

Jamie Wilson

Associate Producer
Tom Greally

Tom Greally

World of WearableArt Board of Directors
Nikita Rawnsley-Wratt

Nikita Rawnsley-Wratt

Digital Content Executive
Robin Rawstorne

Robin Rawstorne

Production Designer
James Killen

James Killen

Technical Manager
Matthew de Kimble Butler

Matthew de Kimble Butler

Ticketing Manager
Jean-Luc Gason & Patrick Neys (Drop the Spoon)

Jean-Luc Gason & Patrick Neys (Drop the Spoon)

Audio-Visual Content Designers
Sam Brown

Sam Brown

Garment, Collection and Costume Manager
Kiri Nathan

Kiri Nathan

World of WearableArt Board of Directors
Trudy Dalgeish

Trudy Dalgeish

Lighting Designer
Anna von Hartitzsch

Anna von Hartitzsch

Wardrobe Garment Technician
Chris Koole

Chris Koole

Garment Technician
Gabrielle Stevenson

Gabrielle Stevenson

Costume Designer
Daniela Tiare

Daniela Tiare

Logistics Coordinator
Alice Robinson

Alice Robinson

Graphic Designer
Bart Barkman

Bart Barkman

Sound Designer
Paul McLaney

Paul McLaney

Music Producer
Andrew Cesan

Andrew Cesan

Choreographer
Kayla Paige

Kayla Paige

Choreographer
Jenny Ritchie

Jenny Ritchie

Aerial Choreographer
WOW is a phenomenon. It inspires designers to be more <text-colour-gold>creative, to be bold and brilliant.<text-colour-gold> <text-colour-gold>And the designers, in turn, drive WOW to be more innovative, <text-colour-gold>more extensive and, generally, just more of everything.
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Heather Palmer
WOW Ambassador

Want to join

The wow team?

Attracting the very best talent from around the world, WOW is an experience like no other. It also offers a rare chance for local artists to be part of a theatrical production of scale and is a great training ground for the industry. If you are passionate about having an arts career, check out our job listings.