Our team

Creating your live music moment. It's our passion.

We believe that any event at The Stoller Hall deserves the utmost respect, finesse and attention to detail in its operation.

That’s because we too are music and arts lovers, who are driven to deliver the most astonishing experiences right here in our RIBA award-winning venue.

We know our audience, and we place them at the heart of everything that we do.

Fran Healey

Fran Healey Photo by Chris Payne Images

Fran is the Commercial Creative Director, reporting directly to our governing body, as well as overseeing all operational and event programming aspects at The Stoller Hall, and part of the senior leadership across the Chetham’s site.

Lorna Calvert

Lorna Calvert Photo by Chris Payne Images

Lorna is the Production Coordinator at The Stoller Hall, who works closely with artists and promoters to coordinate logistical operations for all our events. Lorna is also one of our events team.

Ruth Chaplin

Ruth Chaplin Copyright © The Stoller Hall 2023

Ruth is the Front of House and Finance Manager at The Stoller Hall, responsible for the management of event personnel, staff development, merchandise, customer experience and customer safety.

Mathilde Atedji

Mathilde Atedji Copyright © The Stoller Hall 2023

Mathilde is a senior member of our Domestic Services and Front of House teams, often managing our customer facilities, backstage area, the Atrium Bar and our catering operations.

Eleanor Ridley

Eleanor Ridley Copyright © The Stoller Hall 2023

Eleanor is the Box Office Coordinator at The Stoller Hall, who oversees our ticketing systems, lead the day to day operation of our box office, and works closely with promoters and artists on allocation and guest lists. Eleanor also manages our access scheme and customer enquiries.

Clare Wells

Clare is the Marketing Manager at The Stoller Hall, overseeing our marketing and campaigns as well as working closely across Chetham’s School of Music and Chetham’s Library on wider promotional campaigns.


Chris Fynn

Chris Fynn Copyright © The Stoller Hall 2023

Chris is the other half of our Venue Administration and Emerging Artist Scheme Co-ordinator.

Sarah Fore

Sarah is our Venue Administrator and interim Chetham’s School of Music Summer School Co-ordinator.

Chris Burke

Chris Burke Copyright © The Stoller Hall 2023

Chris is our Technical Manager, who leads our busy Technical Team and makes all our incredible events possible.

Forrest Williams

Forrest is our full-time Venue Technician, working closely with promoters and our technical team to manage sound, lighting and AV requirements for event.



We regularly advertise our latest opportunities at The Stoller Hall here.

For speculative enquiries about Event Staff roles, please email StollerHR@chethams.com.