Individual and Student Members

Fabiana Barticioti

Archivist with interest in dance-related resources; e-mail: fabiana.barticioti[at]

Frances Birch

Editor of the Frank Matcham Society Newsletter and The Matcham Journal; email: birchfm[at]

Alan Butland

Interests: theatre architecture and the relationship between stage and audience; email: abutland[at]

Alison Child

Student member

Gavin Clarke

Director of Pingin, an arts heritage and archives consultancy; Associate Lecturer at Wimbledon College of Art; Consultant to Dr. Williams’s Library. Website:

Jacky Cowdrey

Interests: ballet, Royal Albert Hall and the South Kensington area; email: jackycowdrey[at]

Stephen Daly

Kristy Davis

Special Collections Librarian with interests in performing arts documentation and standards in libraries/archives/museums and theatre/film costume. Email: kristydavis75[at]

Michael J. Dixon

Hon. archivist of the National Puppetry Archive (British Puppet & Model Theatre Guild); website:

Annie Elliot

Paper and book conservator undertaking work in her studio or onsite; email: anniejelliott[at]

Angela Escott

Interest: 18th-century theatre; email: angelaescott[at]

Francesca Franchi

Pat Harrison

Volunteer Archivist, Rose Theatre, Kingston; email: mgth46[at]

Joetta Harty

Chris Jones

Dance research facilitator, University of Roehampton; APAC’s website officer; email: info[at]

C.M. Kruitwagen

Sylvia Morris

Email: sanctus.24[at]; blog:

Tess Nowell

Julian Oddy

Editor of the Theatre Record; email: editor[at] Founder of The Playwrights’ Database:

Sarah Albany Parker

Email: sarah.albany.parker[at]; interests: dance’s relationship with the Archive

Alexandra Portmann

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Queen Mary, University of London and Ludwig Maximilians-Universität München, with interest in theatre festivals and digital culture; email: alexandra.portmann[at]

Jo Richler

Email: jo.richler[at]

Helen Smith

Former performing arts librarian with special interest in 19th century theatre; email: helen186[at]; editor of website

Melanie Smith

Fleur Soper

Diana Watt

Volunteer at The Theatres Trust; email: dianawatt[at]

Gwendolen Whitaker

Freelance curator and a manager of the Birmingham Hippodrome Heritage project; email: gwendolenwhitaker[at]; Twitter: @GwendolenWit

James White