Gary Roden is VP of Comedy and Theatre at Ticketmaster. He has worked in a variety of senior roles within the theatre industry since starting his career on the Clear Channel Entertainment trainee manager programme back in 2003.
In his early career he became General Manager of touring theatre company New Perspectives, touring new theatre work across the UK. At the age of 25 Gary joined Live Nation as General Manager of the Bristol Hippodrome.
The venue was sold by Live Nation in 2009 to the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), where Gary’s career continued to progressed further when in 2010 he took over the management of the 3000 seat Edinburgh Playhouse, the UK’s largest theatre. Prior to joining Ticketmaster Gary was the Managing Director of Parkwood Theatres, operating 4 separate venues across the South of England.
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