Mel Spencer is Senior Editor (Social Media) in the Marketing Communications department at the Royal Opera House. She joined the Royal Opera House in 2016 as Content Producer (Social Media and News) and was appointed to her current position in 2017.
Spencer was born in Durham and studied music at the University of Manchester and journalism with News Associates, Wimbledon. Roles before joining the Royal Opera House include Managing Editor for Everywoman.com and Content Editor for Classic FM, in addition to roles with BBC Music Magazine and Southwark News. She has also worked as a freelance editor and journalist for publications including The Space, GayStarNews.com, PinkNews.co.uk, The Oxford Times and Musical Opinion Magazine.
Her role at the Royal Opera House involves managing the ROH’s social media channels, as well as writing and editing feature and news content for the ROH website.
Posts by Mel Spencer
The West End’s newest and most intimate theatre opens today with its first live performance.
Audience responses and press reviews following the return of Richard Eyre's stunning production of Verdi's best-loved opera.
Audience responses and press reviews of Stefan Herheim's staging of Tchaikovsky's ambitious opera.