A project initiated by

Sean Gregory

Director of Creative Learning
Barbican Centre and Guildhall School of Music & Drama


Sean Gregory is Director of Creative learning at the Barbican Centre and Guildhall School of Music & Drama. He is responsible for developing and delivering a range of world-class creative learning programmes involving music, theatre, visual arts, cinema, dance and literature, across these two organisations. Alongside working as a composer, performer and creative producer, he has led collaborative arts projects for all ages and abilities in association with many British and international orchestras, opera companies, theatres, galleries and arts education organisations.  Gregory previously held a number of roles at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama including Head of the Centre for Creative and Professional Practice and Head of Professional Development. He set up and ran the Guildhall Connect programme which won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize in 2005 for its pioneering music leadership and creative ensemble activity with young people in East London.

The Panel