Our Team

Akanimo Odon

Board Member

Alan Hatton-Yeo

Board Member

Ann Preston


Anna Oakes-Monger

Front of House Assistant

Billie Collins

Duty Manager & Front of House Assistant

Brent Lees

Technical & Facilities Manager

Buzz Bury

Arts Award Lead

Carl Woodward

Creative Learning Manager

Charles Tryer

Board Member

Daisy Whalley

Front of House Assistant

Dave Rigby

Board Member

Elaine Cooper

Finance Assistant

Ellen Reade

Box Office Assistant

Elspeth Dale

Duty Manager

Gil Graystone

Inclusive Film & Theatre Officer

Harriet North

Casual Technician

Helen Rawlinson

Finance Assistant

Jack Holt


Jack O'Neil

Front of House Assistant

Jane Booker

Board Member

Jane Twyman

Catering Assistant

Jess Turton

Catering Assistant

Joe Hares


John Chell

Board Member

John Maudsley

Deputy Chief Technician

Johnathan Ilott

Programme Manager

Joshua Litting

Duty Manager

Karen Chandisingh

Box Office Manager

Karen O'Neill

Chief Executive

Karl Roe

Front of House Manager

Katie Duxbury


Katy Errington


Kelly Clarke


Kelly Thurston

Marketing Officer

Lauren Randall

Marketing Officer & Programming Assistant

Mary Sharples

Duty Manager

Neil Townsend

Board Member

Pat Russell

Finance Manager

Peter Button

Duty Manager and Box Office Assistant

Roddy Gauld

Board Member

Rowan Brook-Thompson

Front of House Assistant

Simon Nixon

Deputy Front of House Manager

Tom Fisher


Tom Wilkinson

Duty Manager & Box Office Assistant

Verity Henderson

Development Manager

Great venue. Lovely and enthusiastic staff and cast.

Danny, Blackpool

Fabulous, friendly people and always something interesting to watch.

Rebecca, Lancaster

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The Dukes provides Lancaster with a cultural heart. I am always inspired, challenged and entertained and I'm grateful that Lancaster has such a great place where I can enjoy the arts.

Guy, Lancaster

Amazing, interactive theatre which feels really personal.

Caroline, Lancaster

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The Dukes is fantastic. We love it for family theatre, a good film, drama classes or for just popping in for a drink.

Joanna, Lancaster

Cracking little cinema.

Neil, Garstang

The Dukes was inviting and the atmosphere electric! I would definitely recommend and will certainly be back to The Dukes in the future.

Becca, Barrow in Furness

Get in Touch

The Dukes,
Moor Lane,


Box Office: 01524 598500

Opening Times

Mon - Sat: Opens 10am. Box Office and Cafebar close after the last film / performance begins.

Sun: Open 30mins before film begins / 1hour before satellite screening or live performance begins. Box Office and Cafebar close after the last film / performance begins.

Support The Dukes

The Dukes is a registered charity (no. 501935).

We could not exist without support from our partners and members.

The Dukes is Funded By