Catherine Jones

Arts House, General Manager VIC, Australia


Catherine Jones is the General Manager of Arts House, Melbourne’s centre for contemporary and experimental performance. Previously she was the Executive Producer of Victoria’s flagship contemporary dance company, Chunky Move. Catherine was part of the Executive team alongside Michael Kantor and Stephen Armstrong at Malthouse Theatre for over five years in the role of Associate Producer & Business Manager. From 2001 – 2005 she was General Manager and Co CEO of Arena Theatre Company. She has worked extensively in producing companies and festival contexts with roles developing new work at Queensland Theatre Company, Traverse Theatre, Melbourne Festival, Out of the Box Festival and the Queensland Biennial Festival of Music. Catherine is a Board member of Theatre Network Victoria and a current ISPA Fellow. She was for many years a Board member of Arena Theatre Company, Chair of Kage and on the Artistic Directorate of HotHouse Theatre.