Jo Allan PR Ltd is a London based agency offering a professional and creative public relations service covering West End, tours, national and international campaigns.
We love theatre and our mission is to enhance the success of each project working closely with our clients, providing carefully designed campaigns and strategies.
Jo Allan founded the company in 2009 to concentrate on her great passion, delivering expertise gained from a prolific career in entertainment pr. Ten years on the company has developed consistently with a sizeable, highly motivated staff and management with considerable experience looking after a number of top quality clients.
The management team at JAPR now includes Kitty Greenleaf who joined the company in 2011 having previously worked in the ballet press office at the Royal Opera House. Kitty is an Associate Director with responsibility for a variety of clients, covering venues, West End plays and UK tours, who she works closely with; James Lever, also an Associate Director, is well-established in the industry and also takes care of a range of eminent clients. James joined in 2014 from another pr agency having previously spent five years at Shakespeare’s Globe. Hannah Stockton, Associate Director, worked as senior communications officer for West Yorkshire Playhouse and press officer for Opera North before coming to JAPR in early 2015 to look after several successful shows and production teams. John Potter, Senior Publicist, previously marketing and press officer for Theatre Royal Stratford East, came to JAPR in 2015 and supports a broad portfolio of clients. Francesca Maguire recently joined as an Associate Director providing maternity leave support. She has previously led the press office at Shakespeare’s Globe, Rambert Dance Company and Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse.
Other members of the team are:-
Freya Edgeworth – Publicist (Joined in 2015)
Barry O’Reilly – Publicist (Joined in 2019)
Amelia Mosawi – Assistant Publicist (Joined in 2018)
Tom Kershaw-Green – Press Assistant (Joined in 2019)
The company’s full portfolio of work (see archive) includes numerous West End, UK and International touring productions.