What we do

Southbank Centre is the UK’s largest arts centre, a place where people from all walks of life can experience world-class art and culture. 

We employ around 500 people ranging from producers, visitor experience hosts, highly skilled technical staff and a back office team including commercial, development, IT and marketing. We work with over 1,000 artists every year. 

get in touch

Ticket enquiries: 020 3879 9555
Switchboard: 020 7960 4200


Our executive team, led by our Chief Executive Elaine Bedell, is overseen by our Board of Governors and its Chair Susan Gilchrist

our venues

Southbank Centre occupies a prominent riverside location on the South Bank of the Thames

past, present & future

Our ambition is to create a place where people can come together to experience bold, unusual and eye-opening work