Naomi Campbell - Director of Artistic Development at Luminato Festival

Naomi Campbell is the Director of Artistic Development at Toronto’s Luminato Festival where, as a member of both the programming and production teams, she shepherds new works from ideas to production. An award-winning producer of over sixty new Canadian performance works she has produced national and international tours and was Industry Series Producer and Touring Liaison for the Magnetic North Theatre Festival from 2008 to 2010.

She has been consultant to over 20 independent companies and individual artists across the country on touring, board development, visioning, and organizational transformation. For her contributions to the national theatre community she has received 2 Dora Mavor Moore Awards, a Vital People Award from the Toronto Community Foundation, the Leonard McHardy & John Harvey Award, the Mallory Gilbert Leadership Award and the Victor Martyn Lynch Staunton Award.

She is keen to share her new knowledge in relaxed performance methodology and to enhance accessibility to the performing arts through as many modes as possible.