BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

ROB WINCH                                                                                            

Executive Director 

Rob Winch was English Gymnastics Champion in 1998 and has performed in the Millennium Dome show Ovo, onboard Festival's European Vision Cruise Ship & many others. After two seasons in Tarzan at Disneyland Paris, Rob joined Cirque du Soleil in 2005 for their new production, The Beatles LOVE. Other credits include: The Tonight Show, 50th Annual Grammy Awards, America’s Got Talent & Worlds Away 3D Movie. In 2011, Rob returned to Tarzan as Head Coach & Acrobatic Choreographer for two more seasons and also consulted as Acrobatic & Stunt  Choreographer for The Festival of the Lion King at Walt Disney World, Florida. Rob is currently Head of Coaching for Franco Dragone's The House of Dancing Water in Macau.

 

STEVEN MACK 

Managing Director & Lighting Designer 

Steven Mack is currently the Assistant Head of Lighting Design at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. Prior to that, he worked for Cirque du Soleil in the Lighting Department of The Beatles LOVE. He designed Oliver and The Foreigner for Super Summer theatre and designs regularly for Knott's Berry farm and California's Great America. He has also designed Lighting for Cleveland Public Theatre, Opera Theatre of Lucc - Luca, Italy, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Ballet Tech Ohio and many others.

 

 

ASHLEY SUTHERLAND-WINCH

Marketing & Public Relations Director

Ashley Sutherland-Winch joined United Production Works and British National Theatre of America in 2008.  She began her journey in entertainment at the age of 12 and has been a part of it ever since.  Theatrical credits include “Music Man”, “Bye, Bye Birdie”, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella”, “Rumors”, “The Lucky Stiff”, BNTA’s pantomime, “Cinderella” and Super Summer Theatre’s “Broadway Meets Hollywood.” Ashley holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama and a Master of Science degree from Indiana University. Ashley has worked with some of the top rated and most popular production companies in the US over the last ten years with Cirque du Soleil, Radio City Rockettes, Blue Man Group, and Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance. She is most passionate in the fight to cure pediatric cancer and works closely with the Cure 4 the Kids Foundation in Las Vegas, Nevada.