Archives: Team

Benjamin Cole

Benjamin Cole is proud to lead as the Director of Theatre School Education and Outreach for North Coast Repertory Theatre. With over 20 years of professional acting experience, Ben has been seen on stage locally at The Old Globe, The La Jolla Playhouse, North Coast Repertory Theatre and many others. Some directing credits for the Theatre School @ North Coast Rep include: Julius Caesar, 

Marty Burnett

Marty has been with North Coast Rep since 1992. He has designed over 200 productions at the theater. Other venues he has designed for are Laguna Playhouse, Drury Lane -Chicago, Coronado Playhouse, Claridge Hote—Atlantic City, Union Plaza, Sahara and Hacienda hotels in Las Vegas, Harrahs- South Lake Tahoe. Marty has a B.A. from Creighton University.

Jeff Needham

Jeff joined North Coast Rep’s theatre family in 2003. As the Patron Service and Information Technology Director, he interacts with a majority of the wonderful people who come through the door. His IT knowledge and expertise keeps North Coast Rep at the cutting edge of new technology. He is constantly working to improve the patron’s experience from ticketing to purchasing concessions in our café.

Nancy Richards

Nancy Richards is an accomplished marketing professional with a distinguished career in the world of theater. As the Director of Marketing and Press Relations at North Coast Rep for the past decade, Nancy has been instrumental in elevating the theater’s brand visibility and driving ticket sales to new heights.

With over 20 years of experience in promoting theater,