David has spent over 20 years working with the cultural industries as a producer, artistic director and programmer with a wide range of companies, artists and festivals, including the likes of Liverpool City of Culture, The Royal Shakespeare Company, Phoenix Dance Theatre and 15 years running his own production company Dep Arts in Leeds. He has worked all over the world, including producing and touring events in the USA, Asia, mainland Europe and Australia and is passionate about increasing access to high quality outdoor arts activity and showcasing the very best work in Worcester as part of the new festivals programme.