Led by two-time Tony award-winning producers Ralph & Gail Bryan. Currently on B’way: Jersey Boys and Matilda. Upcoming: Rocky. Nat’l and int’l productions: Jersey Boys and American Idiot. Past productions include Hands on a Hardbody, Memphis (Tony Award), American Idiot, Jesus Christ superstar, 33 Variations and The Farnsworth Invention. www.latitudelink.com
Richard’s been involved with numerous film and television projects through his tenure with Columbia, CBS, Savoy and Sundance. Theatre investments include, among others, The Producers, Hairspray and The Immigrant. Richard and his partner Tommye Giacchino are United States pro/am ballroom champions. Thanks to wife, Diane, parents, children and family.
B’way: Twelfth Night/Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, The Trip to Bountiful, Hands on a Hardbody, Off-B’way: Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812; Little Miss Sunshine. London: The Scottsboro Boys (Young Vic). Daughter, Sister, Woman, Mother and Grandmother, believe in the beauty of your dreams!
Owner: Gem Financial Services, PKDManagement, Epkam Ventures, Drama League Board Member. Assoc. Producer: Becoming Dr. Ruth, Ann, Peter and the Starcatcher on tour. Investor: Vanya…, Cinderella, Nice Work…, The Trip to Bountiful, 54 Below and others. Avid photographer and theatre lover.
is one of America’s largest and most celebrated theaters, producing and presenting a year-round season encompassing more than 600 performances at its home on Navy Pier. Its productions are also featured around the globe at the world’s most venerable theatres and festivals, including the Donmar Warehouse, Sydney Festival, Market Theatre of Johannesburg, Royal Shakespeare Company and Edinburgh Festival. Recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Chicago Shakespeare’s work has been recognized with three of London’s prestigious Laurence Olivier Awards, and by the Chicago theater community with 70 Joseph Jefferson Awards for Artistic Excellence. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and Executive Director Criss Henderson, CST is dedicated to producing extraordinary productions of classics, new works and family fare; to unlocking Shakespeare’s work for educators and students; and to serving as Chicago’s cultural ambassador through its World’s Stage Series, an initiative that brings the world’s most exciting theatrical events to Chicago audiences and presents Chicago Shakespeare’s work abroad. www.chicagoshakes.com.
NEW WORLD STAGES is the renowned performing arts complex in the heart of the theatre district which has served as the home of Tony Award-winning, Guinness World Record-setting and Pulitzer Prize-earning shows. Providing world-class entertainment in an intimate environment, it is comprised of five theatres, a public lounge and event spaces dedicated to audience and artist services. New World Stages is part of Stage Entertainment, the international entertainment group that produces live entertainment for an international audience. www.NewWorldStages.com