Current Head of Development, Nicky Hupe reflects on her career at the Theatre. Beginning in a Box Office and Front of House role, Nicky spent 15 years in marketing and communications before moving to grow the Theatre’s new fundraising team. Nicky joined the Theatre following its reopening in 1996, she remembers the challenges associated with joining the team after a major capital redevelopment. She speaks candidly about the unique skills needed when working as part of a small and dedicated staff team. She remembers some favourite performances and memorable Theatre events and discusses the importance of the annual pantomime.
An oral history recorded as part of Cambridge Arts Theatre's 'Behind the Scenes' Project, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.