Communications Manager

Jonny (he/they) is responsible for delivering Blast Theory’s communications strategy.

Jonny has lived and worked in Margate since 2018, after completing a BA in Theatre and MA in Contemporary Performance at the University of Kent, Canterbury.

They joined Turner Contemporary in 2018 as Audience Development Assistant for Turner Prize 2019. The role was funded through the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries scheme, which aims to create salaried jobs in arts and cultural organisations across the UK, for people from low socio-economic backgrounds.

Before joining Blast Theory in 2021, Jonny was freelancing at various arts organisations including Siobhan Davies Studios and 1927 Theatre.

Jonny likes showing off in their spare time and has performed in Scottee’s award-winning Fat Blokes at Edinburgh Fringe (2019) and Working-Class Dinner Party (2019). They are currently wowing the local Margate crowd as their drag alter-ego Casey Sea.