Annalisa is a performing arts manager and producer with many years of experience, including work in Australia and internationally for: Assembly Theatres (Edinburgh) for the Edinburgh Fringe, the Royal Shakespeare Company and Stoll Moss Theatres (London), Black Swan Theatre Company (Western Australia), Adelaide Festival Centre, Dainty Consolidated Entertainment and Louise Withers and Associates (Melbourne) and WA Academy for Performing Arts (WAAPA, Western Australia). Bridging both commercial and not-for-profit, Annalisa’s experience ranges from executive and associate producing some of Australia’s leading commercial productions for Louise Withers and Associates including MAMMA MIA!, Miss Saigon and Billy Elliot; to providing leadership within the small to medium not-for-profit arts sector.
Most recently, Annalisa spent 8 years with Tura New Music, a music producing and presenting organisation based in Western Australia, most recently as its Executive Director. In 2019 Annalisa produced Cat Hope’s new experimental opera, Speechless, for Tura as part of the 2019 Perth Festival. Annalisa is currently a board member for MAC Inc – the Mundaring and Midland Junction Art Centres.