Mike is a freelance theatre & music producer and is Executive Producer for Brunstane Productions. Recent projects include Big Big Sing as part of the Commonwealth Games Cultural programme, Director of Projects for KT Wong Foundation in London, China & France and the Venue Producer for Paterson’s Land Venue in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2013. Prior to this Mike worked for 3 years as a cultural adviser to the Scottish Government’s Culture Team.
He has over 30 years experience of working in theatre and the performing arts including 9 years as Administrative Director/Executive Producer of the Traverse Theatre.
Mike has extensive production experience and has been involved in technical theatre training as a board member of the National Council for Drama Training (Drama UK), a founder member of the Scottish Theatres Technical Training Trust and as a director the Federation of Scottish Theatres and is currently a non executive director on boards of small artist-led organisations including Magnetic North, and Pachamama. He is also currently one of three international assessors for the Arts Council of Ireland advising on the work of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin.