The Aftershow: SSE Arena, Wembley VP/general manager John Drury

James Hanley

John Drury has spent more than a decade at the helm of the legendary SSE Arena, Wembley, presiding over events such as the MTV EMAs, The X Factor final and gigs by some of the biggest acts on the planet. Here, he offers us a glimpse into the action-packed world of venue management…

My favourite part of running a venue is…

“That ‘Hello Wembley!’ moment. We’re in the unusual position of being one of the only venues where you shout ...

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