Malú Ansaldo is an international arts leader, programmer and producer; currently Interim Programming Director at Battersea Arts Centre and previously Head of Performing arts at London’s iconic Roundhouse.
Malú focuses on long term strategy for the team and the artistic programme as well as developing international relationships; sector profile and co-producing and presentation opportunities both live and digitally.
Her major projects have been for Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre: Globe to Globe Hamlet world tour (2014 – 2016) and the world famous Globe to Globe Festival in 2012, part of the Cultural Olympiad.
Malú has developed an impressive network of contacts all around the world, and has worked with a huge variety of stakeholders, from National Theatres, Cultural centres, Schools and Universities, to Embassies, NGO’s, governments, UN and UNHCR agencies and individuals in order to take shows to each and every single country in the world.
In recent years Malú has worked as Executive Producer at National Theatre Wales; developing site specific productions with different communities across Wales; and has also worked for Cirque du Soleil managing one of their big top tours in 2017. She has produced a series of international festivals in the UK and in Latin America (Such as the Norfolk and Norwich festival, GDIF and FIBA) and has advised and helped programme several organisations; Festivals and individual artists across all continents. She has become a bridge for many companies and organisations that otherwise would not be able to engage and collaborate.
Previously a theatre writer and performer, Malú also enjoys writing and working as a dramaturg on specific projects, working on several languages at the same time for multinational projects.