Theatrical producer and presenter The Michael Cassel Group announced two appointments to its team. Blair Pawlik becomes manager of Finance, coming over from the Sydney Opera House, where she worked as business analyst across multiple business divisions including Marketing & Communications, Food & Beverage, Retail, Tourism, Product Licensing and Corporate. Lauren Wiley takes over as production administrator. She managed the casting process for Les Misérables, working closely with the production’s Australian casting director Serena Hill and its international creative team. Before that she was casting coordinator at the Sydney Theatre Company.