MEET THE TEAM

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TERESA BURNS

PRODUCTION MANAGER

​Teresa is a creative producer and general manager with 10 years experience. 

Shes highly experienced in managing small to middle scale tours, contracting artists, financial administration, budget management, organising castings and writing successful Arts Council applications. 

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SAMANTHA LYDEN

DIRECTOR

Samantha founded ProTours in 2013 and is lucky enough to continue to work with some of the leading producers in the UK.

Having co-produced several productions herself and booked tours for over a decade, she knows the circuit inside out and specialises in tailoring each tour to the producer's requirements. 

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EMMA MULKERN

BOOKING ASSISTANT

Emma trained at Mountview and has always had a love for theatre and the arts. 

Having joined ProTours in 2017 as Booking Assistant, Emma has worked on dozens of tours.

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ELLIE WARD

BOOKING ASSISTANT

Ellie originally trained as an actress at ALRA. She spent many years working mostly in London based theatre before moving into roles within production. She has been working with ProTours since 2018, has extensive knowledge of the UK touring circuit and specialises in the general management and administration of booking tours, having worked on dozens of exciting projects to date.

MERRIN SHARPLES-MOORE

BOOKING ASSISTANT

Having been involved with a local theatre company since her teens, Merrin has always had a strong connection to the performing arts. With a background in art and administration, she introduced a wealth of talent to the team at ProTours when she joined in February 2022 and is already developing great relationships with producers and venues.