Richard J. Hinds is the Associate Director for Disney's NEWSIES! (Broadway/National Tour). Other Broadway/Off-Broadway credits include HERE LIES LOVE (Public Theatre/National Theater), JEKYLL AND HYDE (Marquis Theatre) and IL DIVO: A MUSICAL AFFAIR (Marquis Theatre).
Richard's directing and choreography credits include SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE (Capital Repertory Theatre, New Theatre), FAME (Macau International Music Festival), THE FIG LEAVES ARE FALLING (Connelly Theatre), CABARET, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Kansas City Repertory Theatre), JOSEPH... (Capital Playhouse), THE SOUND OF MUSIC, ALL SHOOK UP, PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES, HAIRSPRAY, FOREVER PLAID (New Theatre), MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE, AMERICA'S GOT TALENT, THE BETHENNY SHOW AND GOOD MORNING AMERICA (featuring Liza Minnelli).
Richard has been the Associate/Assistant on 9 TO 5 (1st National/UK Tour), Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL (National/International Tours), COME FROM AWAY (La Jolla Playhouse), A CHRISTMAS STORY (Kansas City Repertory Theatre/5th Ave Theatre), THE LAST GOODBYE, THE FIRST WIVES CLUB (The Old Globe), PIPPIN (CTG and Deaf West), A WONDERFUL LIFE (Paper Mill Playhouse), THE PIRATE (Prince Music Theatre), ROCKERS ON BROADWAY (B.B. King’s), BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS (NYC & Company), FRANKENSTEIN (37 ARTS, Off-Broadway), DRAMA DESK AWARDS (Hammerstein Ballroom) and SAMSUNG UNPACKED (Radio City Music Hall).