2015 Company Profiles
Actor & Workshop Director
Involved as an actor since the first season in 2000; he augmented the company's outreach work developing a thriving youth programme. “Chris Donnelly's Iago is the most restrained and unshowy I've encountered, and this makes the seeping of his poison into Othello's mind all the more compelling and credible.” The Guardian ****
Business Cultural Champion
Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory celebrated Tony Cherry, Regional Senior Partner of DAC Beachcroft LLP, as Business Cultural Champion at an event organised by Arts & Business at the Colston Hall in November 2012. The event was hosted by Phil Gibby, Regional Director of Arts Council England.
The Business Cultural Champion award is designed to provide arts organisations with an opportunity to recognise the support of outstanding business donors. Tony Cherry has been an extremely generous supporter of SATTF, helping to ensure continued support of the company's productions and education programme, especially during difficult financial times.
"We are proud sponsors of Shakespeare at The Tobacco Factory and have been now for over 5 years. We are delighted to accept the award nominated by the company, and look forward to continuing our successful relationship and our support of the arts in Bristol."
Tony Cherry, Regional Senior Partner of DAC Beachcroft LLP in Bristol
DAC Beachcroft LLP is a leading international legal business celebrating its 250th Anniversary this year. The company has provided SATTF, a charity unsupported by public funds, with invaluable financial support on an annual basis since 2007.
(Phil Gibby, Regional Director ACE, Tony Cherry, Regional Senior Partner of DAC Beachcroft LLP in Bristol,
Morag Massey, General Manager SATTF, Phil Spedding, Director Arts & Buiness)
Photo: Chris Howat Courtesy: Arts & Business
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