Entertainments firm to expand theatre projects

Cuffe and Taylor is expanding its specialised theatre touring division with the appointment of entertainment booker Ben Hatton as director of theatre touring.

Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 4:34 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 5:38 pm
Ben Hatton has joined Cuffe and Taylor

Cuffe and Taylor, part of the Live Nation Entertainment family, produces and promotes live outdoor gigs, festivals and tours across the UK. The business has also recently expanded its roster with indoor theatre tours. These include Remembering Fred, Joan Collins’ Unscripted and the Sheridan Smith tour Sheridan in Concert.

Ben joins from Essex-based Entertainers, where he has spent the past 12 years sourcing and producing theatre shows across the UK. Ben will work alongside Cheryl Nicholls, theatre and special projects manager.

Ben said: “The Cuffe and Taylor team creates and promotes stunning, incredibly successful theatre tours. I am looking forward to working with them and their team to further enhance this offer; this is going to be a very exciting job.”

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Cuffe and Taylor director Peter Taylor said: "“At Cuffe and Taylor we are always striving to create as much artistic content as possible and bring music and shows to as many people across the UK as we can.

“We love to work across all genres of music and theatre and we believe Ben will further enhance what we offer our customers. We’re delighted to have him on board.”