Andrew Hume

General Manager

Andrew joined Kabosh in August 2021.  As General Manager and Producer at Kabosh, Andrew’s main responsibilities are to oversee and maintain all financial and administrative operations, ensuring the effective day to day running of the company, whilst also producing the annual artistic programme.

Andrew studied Music at the University of York, where he was the youngest ever director of the York Spring Festival of New Music.  After graduating in 2014, he freelanced in various roles across the UK and Ireland, including work with NI Opera, Camerata Ireland, and Armonico Consort.   He returned to Belfast to take up the role of Assistant Orchestra Manager with the Ulster Orchestra in 2015.

In 2016, Andrew was appointed as General Manager for Bruiser Theatre Company, where he took the lead on a range of productions and outreach projects across the country.   After leaving Bruiser, he tour managed for Voices of Ireland in engagements across China, and later worked with Belfast City Council on the development of the city’s cultural strategy, A City Imagining.

Following a brief break backpacking across India, Andrew returned to work with Camerata Ireland at executive level, where he was instrumental in the delivery of the annual Clandeboye Festival, as well as acting as a producer on the organisation’s innovative digital concert series Clandeboye At Home.

Our Board

Terence Brown

Terence Brown

Accountant

2021 - Present

Laura Bradley

Laura Bradley

Arts Manager

2021 - Present

Nicola Abernathy

Nicola Abernathy

Marketing Graduate

2018 – present

Joan Ballantine (Chair)

Joan Ballantine (Chair)

Professor of Accounting at University of Ulster

2013 - Present

Laura Dowie

Laura Dowie

Professional Marketer and Events Manager

2016 - Present

Mary Jordan

Mary Jordan

Freelance Actor, drama facilitator and arts-based trainer

2004 - Present

Rosemary Lightbody

Rosemary Lightbody

Experience Development Manager at Tourism NI

2016 - Present

Emma McErlean

Emma McErlean

Teacher and music therapist

2018 - Present

Mary Traynor

Mary Traynor

Associate Solicitor at Forde Campbell

2019 - Present