Laura Arends

Laura Arends

Laura Arends

Currently Director of Communications for STAGETEXT, Laura has worked in arts marketing for 10 years. After graduating from the University of Kent with a BA (Hons) in Drama and History and a short stint as a teacher in Sicily, she worked in international business for four years and qualified for a Chartered Institute of Marketing Post Graduate Diploma.

Moving into the arts in 2004, Laura worked as Marketing Officer and later Marketing Campaigns Manager for the Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse. In 2009 Laura took a career break to travel and then moved to London where she has since worked for the National Theatre, the Royal Opera House, the Almeida Theatre and for Hofesh Shechter Company as Head of Communications.