Rebecca Bradshaw

Artistic Director, (she/her)

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Rebecca Bradshaw built her career in Boston as a theatre director, producer, educator, casting director, and advocate. She has directed productions for the Huntington Theatre Company, Kitchen Theatre Company, Lyric Stage, The Nora Theatre Company, SpeakEasy Stage, Greater Boston Stage Company, A.R.T. Institute, Emerson College, Bridge Rep of Boston, Central Square Theatre/MIT, Weston Drama Workshop, The Umbrella Center for the Arts, Fresh Ink Theatre, among others. Bradshaw spent eight seasons producing at the Huntington Theatre Company, where she handled line producing, casting, and developing new work. She is a part of the Affiliated Faculty of Emerson College teaching directing and producing, and has taught casting seminars at Harvard University, Suffolk University, Boston University, Brandeis University, Lesley University, and Boston Conservatory. She comes to Gloucester Stage after acting as the Producing Artistic Director at the Kitchen Theatre Company in Ithaca, NY. Bradshaw is a proud member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers union. 

Christopher Griffith

Managing Director, (he/him)

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Chris has a demonstrated history of working in the performing arts industry and a passion for non-profit advocacy through marketing and development. Chris attained his Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Entrepreneurship from Ball State University. Before joining GSC in October of 2017, Chris revitalized a non-profit community theater in Indiana; turning an organization on the brink of closing into the premiere location for live entertainment in East Central Indiana. Those efforts led to a successful $3million capital restoration of a historic landmark theater. Chris’s masters research explored generational giving and analyzing solutions for reaching the next generation of donors. Additionally, Chris executive produced Musical Mission Tour, a touring non-profit, bringing theater to at-risk youth in urban communities and children’s hospitals.

Our Team

Susan d. Garvey
Director of Development
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Bethany Planton
Grant Coordinator
BMP Consulting

Barbara Hargrove

Claire Morse
Production Manager
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Tori Oakes
Production Advisor & Technical Director
Misfit Toys Theatrical, LLC

P.J. Strachman
Master Electrician

Brendan Marr
Master Electrician

Fiona Kerr
House & Literary Manager
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Gail O’Docherty
Volunteer Coordinator

Iona Murray-Brown
Box Office Assistant

Grey Williams
Box Office Assistant

Tracy Davis
Public Relations Manager
Tracy Davis PR

Jason Grow
Jason Grow Photography

2023 Apprenticeship Cohort

Alexis Armstrong

Alexis Armstrong

Marketing Apprentice

Sunny Feldman

Sunny Feldman

Directing Apprentice

Miranda Gonzalez

Miranda Gonzalez

Stage Management Apprentice

Ryan Natcharian

Ryan Natcharian

Youth Education Apprentice

Dhruv Patel

Dhruv Patel

Production Management Apprentice

Zoe Stanton-Savitz

Zoe Stanton-Savitz

Stage Management Apprentice

Board of Directors

Mary John Boylan

Harry Hoglander

Judith Hoglander

Pauline Miceli

Claire Leana Millar

Geoffrey Richon
Co-President, Co-Founder

Denise Ridolfo

Marla Robinson

Errol Smikle

Scott Smith

Alan Willsky