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Geoff Rich

 
Birth Place:
Lakewood, NJ
Bio:
Geoff Rich has been a theater and radio producer since the mid-1970's. His Broadway producing credits include Avenue Q (Tony Award, Best Musical, 2004) and Barefoot in the Park (2006). Geoff became Executive Director of The New Group in 2002 following a 22-year career in radio. As Executive ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Lakewood, NJ

Bio:
Geoff Rich has been a theater and radio producer since the mid-1970's. His Broadway producing credits include Avenue Q (Tony Award, Best Musical, 2004) and Barefoot in the Park (2006). Geoff became Executive Director of The New Group in 2002 following a 22-year career in radio. As Executive ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Producer

Photos

John Tartaglia and Geoff Rich Photo

John Tartaglia and Geoff Rich

From: 
Date:
03/11/2014


Geoff Rich (Managing Dir. The New Group), Peter Stern & Tom Smedes (Martian Entertainment)

From: 
Date:
04/19/2005

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Producer

Geoff Rich Biography

Geoff Rich has been a theater and radio producer since the mid-1970's. His Broadway producing credits include Avenue Q (Tony Award, Best Musical, 2004) and Barefoot in the Park (2006). Geoff became Executive Director of The New Group in 2002 following a 22-year career in radio. As Executive Director of The New Group, he produced over 40 plays off-Broadway from 2002-13 including Avenue Q (2003), Aunt Dan and Lemon (2004), HurlyBurly (2005), Things We Want (2007), The Starry Messenger (2009), The Kid (2010), Russian Transport (2012) and The Jacksonian (2013). In 2014, Geoff received, along with Beth Henley, the Michael Mendelson Award for Outstanding Contribution to Theater. Since 2003, Geoff has been the President of the Board of Trustees of Princeton Summer Theater, a not-for-profit student-run organization affiliated with Princeton University.




Geoff Rich News

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the New Group's 25th Anniversary Gala Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside the New Group's 25th Anniversary Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 10, 2020

Just last night, Off-Broadway's The New Group honored its Board President Abby Merrill and Erica Schmidt and Peter Dinklage (Cyrano) at the its Annual Gala, this year celebrating the company's 25th Anniversary.

Jasmine Cephas Jones, Cynthia Nixon and More to Attend The New Group Gala Honoring Pe Photo Jasmine Cephas Jones, Cynthia Nixon and More to Attend The New Group Gala Honoring Peter Dinklage, Erica Schmidt & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2020

The New Group will honor its Board President Abby Merrill and Erica Schmidt and Peter Dinklage (Cyrano) at the its Annual Gala, this year celebrating the company's 25th Anniversary, on Monday, March 9.

Princeton Summer Theater Launches ‚ÄúSeason Of Love‚ÄĚ Photo Princeton Summer Theater Launches ‚ÄúSeason Of Love‚ÄĚ
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2019

In an airy rehearsal room on the Princeton University campus, a group of students and recent graduates stare down a baseball diamond they leap, cheer, and curse the umpire-or at least that's what they're pretending to do as they conclude the fourth day of rehearsals for William Finn and James Lapine's Falsettos, the opening production of Princeton Summer Theater's 2019 Season.

Princeton Summer Theater Announces 50th Anniversary Season Photo Princeton Summer Theater Announces 50th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2019

Today Daniel Krane, artistic director of Princeton Summer Theater, announced the organization's 2019 season, which will run from June 20-August 18 and consist of four mainstage productions, as well as the world premiere of a new children's play.

Princeton Undergraduate, Alumnus Lead Princeton Summer Theater 2019 Photo Princeton Undergraduate, Alumnus Lead Princeton Summer Theater 2019
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2019

Princeton Summer Theater is pleased to announce that Daniel Krane and Hannah Semmelhack will return as the company's leadership team for the 2019 season. Daniel Krane, Princeton University Class of 2018, will serve as PST's Artistic Director again, while Hannah Semmelhack, Princeton Class of 2020 and a Theater certificate student, reprises her role as Executive Director.

Photo Coverage: The New Group Honors Edie Falco at Spring Gala! Photo Photo Coverage: The New Group Honors Edie Falco at Spring Gala!
by Walter McBride - Mar 12, 2019

Off-Broadway's The New Group honored Edie Falco and Serge Nivelle at the company's Annual Gala last night, March 11 at Tribeca Rooftop (2 Desbrosses Street between Hudson & Greenwich). The event featured a performance by Brandon Victor Dixon and appearances by Peter Dinklage, Warren Leight, Erica Schmidt and Tarik Trotter.

The New Group Honors Edie Falco And Serge Nivelle At Annual Gala Photo The New Group Honors Edie Falco And Serge Nivelle At Annual Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 4, 2019

Off-Broadway's The New Group will honor Edie Falco and Serge Nivelle at the company's Annual Gala on Monday, March 11 at Tribeca Rooftop (2 Desbrosses Street between Hudson & Greenwich).  The event will feature a performance by Brandon Victor Dixon and appearances by Peter Dinklage, Warren Leight, Erica Schmidt and Tarik Trotter. The evening, 6:00-10:00pm, includes cocktails, dinner and live auctions.

Princeton Summer Theater Returns In 2018 Photo Princeton Summer Theater Returns In 2018
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2018

Princeton Summer Theater is pleased to announce that Daniel Krane and Hannah Semmelhack will serve as the company's new leadership team for the 2018 season. Daniel Krane, originally from Brookline, MA, will serve as PST's Artistic Director, with Princeton native Hannah Semmelhack as Executive Director. Both are Theater certificate students at Princeton University.

Princeton Summer Theater Returns in 2017
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 2, 2017

Princeton Summer Theater is pleased to welcome Luke Soucy and Megan Berry as the company's new leadership team for the 2017 season.

ASSASSINS, FOOL FOR LOVE & More Set for Princeton Summer Theater's 2016 Season
by Tyler Peterson - May 10, 2016

The 2016 Princeton Summer Theater (PST) troupe invites Central Jersey residents to experience thought-provoking, entertaining, and high-quality theater performances this summer from June 16 through August 11 on the Princeton University campus.