Our Team

Alan Cox

Trustee of the Board

Ashley Michaelis

Duty Manager

Billie Collins

Visitor Experience Assistant

Brent Lees

Head of Technical & Production

Carl Woodward

Head of Creative Communities

Charlie Brown

Older Peoples Coordinator

Chris Lawson

Chief Executive Officer

Emma Nixon

Creative Administrator

Evie Gardener

Visitor Experience Assistant

Gabi Dawkins

Marketing & Communications Officer

Georgia Murphy

Trustee of the Board

Harry Atkinson

Visitor Experience Assistant

Hazel Clegg


Helen Rawlinson

Head of Finance

Issac Rolfe

Duty Manager

Jack Stevens


James Shields

Creative Communities Coordinator

Jane Booker

Trustee of the Board

Jay Walton

Head of Marketing, Communications & Sales

Jodie Passey

Visitor Experience Assistant

Joe Pearson

Visitor Experience Assistant

Johnathan Ilott

Head of Film & Comedy

Jonas Ellwood


Julita Furriel

Marketing & Communications Officer

Karen Chandisingh

Audience Developement & Data Manager

Karl Fisher-Roe

Head of Visitor Experience

Kelly Clarke


Matt Cooper

Senior Technician

Medeea Murioti

Assistant Technician

Michelle Collins

Trustee of the Board

Rachel Walton-Daniels

Duty Manager

Roddy Gauld

Chair of the Board

Rowan Brook-Thompson

Visitor Experience Assistant

Sam Almond


Sam Chadwick

Vice Chair of the Board

Sandra Thornberry

Trustee of the Board

Simon Nixon

Deputy Head of Visitor Experience

Sophie Chadderton

Finance Assistant

Tom Wilkinson

Duty Manager

William Bancroft

Trustee of the Board

Great venue. Lovely and enthusiastic staff and cast.

Danny, Blackpool

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

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

Fabulous, friendly people and always something interesting to watch.

Rebecca, Lancaster

Cracking little cinema.

Neil, Garstang

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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

Get in Touch

The Dukes,
Moor Lane,

Booking enquiries: tickets@dukeslancaster.org

General enquiries: ask@dukeslancaster.org

Box Office: 01524 598500

You can download our Safeguarding & Privacy Policy here

Opening Times

General opening:

Mon: Closed

Tuesday - Friday: From 11am 

Saturday: From 10:30am

Sunday: From 11am

Events will start at the time advertised. Please arrive in good time to be seated comfortably. 
Please note on days with no events the building will be shut. 

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