Approved by ATG's PR & Communications Officer, David Bradbury
Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) today announced a co-producing partnership with West End and Broadway Producer, Tali Pelman.
From 16 January 2012, Tali will begin working with ATG as a Co-Producer with the objective of developing and producing productions for presentation within ATG venues.
Tali previously spent four years at ATG as in-house Producer where her production credits included The Mountaintop by Katori Hall (West End and on Broadway starring Samuel L Jackson and Angela Bassett), Keira Knightley and Damian Lewis starring in The Misanthrope by Martin Crimp, Kris Marshall, Joanna Page, and Robert Webb starring in Fat Pig written and directed by Neil LaBute, Felicity Kendal starring in The Last Cigarette by Simon Gray and Hugh Whitemore, John Hannah and Paul Hilton starring in Riflemind by Andrew Upton and directed by Philip Seymour Hoffman. Richard Coyle, Gina McKee, Timothy West and Charlie Cox starring in The Lover/The Collection by Harold Pinter and as Associate Producer for ATG, with Geoffrey Rush and Susan Sarandon starring in Exit the King by Eugène Ionesco (Broadway).
'I'm thrilled to be working with Tali again and we've already been discussing some terrific new projects that we'll be announcing later in the year,' said Howard Panter, ATG's Joint CEO & Creative Director. 'Tali is a wonderfully gifted producer with a string of hit shows under her belt on both sides of the Atlantic, and her fresh approach will make for an exciting partnership with ATG.'
'Howard and his team are at the top of their game and the opportunity to work with ATG again was an extremely exciting proposition', said Tali Pelman. 'I'm looking forward to this new year and the productions that we’ll be producing together.'
Between 2003 and 2006, Tali was Producer of the Gate Theatre where productions included The Emperor Jones by Eugene O'Neill (Gate/National Theatre), Hair, book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado; music by Galt MacDermot, Woyzeck by Georg Büchner and adapted by Daniel Kramer (Gate/St Ann’s Warehouse, NY) and Gone Missing by The Civilians.
She is currently a Board Member of High Tide Festival Theatre and Theatre 503. Tali is a graduate of Columbia University and received her MBA from the London Business School.
Co-founded by Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire in 1992, the Ambassador Theatre Group Ltd (ATG) is the largest owner/operator of theatres in the UK with 39 venues, an internationally recognised theatre producer and a leader in theatre ticketing services through ATG Tickets.
Current and recent ATG co-productions include Ghost the Musical, South Pacific, All New People, Monkee Business, Matthew Bourne's The Nutcracker!, Legally Blonde the Musical, Monty Python's Spamalot, The Misanthrope, West Side Story, Elling, Guys and Dolls, Sweeney Todd, Company, Exit the King and The Rocky Horror Show.