Monday, December 18, 2017
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Festival’s new director to bring creativity

David Lee September 6, 2017
EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND IN ARTS... From left, Shepparton Festival chair, Fiona Smolenaars and incoming creative director, Steve Mayhew. Photo: Supplied.

EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND IN ARTS… From left, Shepparton Festival chair, Fiona Smolenaars and incoming creative director, Steve Mayhew. Photo: Supplied.

THE Shepparton Festival has a new face at the helm, with Steve Mayhew being announced as the festival’s new creative director. Steve will be replacing outgoing creative director, Ros Abercrombie, who has held the position since 2014, and has brought a new flavour to the festival over the years.

Incoming creative director, Steve has an extensive background in the arts space, producing, curating and programming the arts for the past 25 years, with events including Adelaide Fringe Festival (2006), Adelaide Cabaret Festival (2005 – 2007), Moonlight Cinema (2004 – 2009) and most recently, creative producer of Country Arts SA.