Behind the scenes

Hannah Gibbs

Since graduating from London Studio Centre, Hannah has been fortunate to work on a variety of dance-arts projects. Previously she has worked for Made by Katie Green and IJAD Dance and most recently for Jasmin Vardimon providing administrative support to the producer.

As administrator, Hannah assists with the daily running of Ballet Black, assisting with logistics, planning and project coordination.

Producer & Education
Kelly Quintyne

Kelly is a freelance Producer who has worked in television production for over ten years, on entertainment and arts programmes for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky. Her credits include The South Bank Show and the South Bank Sky Arts Awards, with Melvyn Bragg, through which she worked on a documentary about Ballet Black. She has also worked on programmes about theatre with Nicholas Hytner, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Judy Craymer and Michael Grade. Besides TV, she has worked in film, theatre and radio. Kelly is a dance enthusiast and regularly attends classes – she’s even tried ballet! In 2012 she was a volunteer dancer in the Olympic Opening Ceremony.

Contact Kelly to talk about Ballet Black on tour, education and workshops, and any film and TV opportunities for the company and/or individual dancers.

Press & Public Relations
John Cotton PR Ltd.

John is the founder and Director of John Cotton Associates, JCAPR, an international public relations and marketing services company working in travel, luxury goods/lifestyle and the arts.

John has worked with Ballet Black for over 10 years and is the primary contact for all Press & Public Relations enquiries. This includes questions related to the founder and artistic director, Cassa Pancho MBE, the Ballet Black company as a whole and individual dancer enquiries.