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Gary Kechely

Faculty, School of Theater


Phone: 661.291.3028

Fax: 661.255.0462

Room: E123V

For 28 years Gary has been a professional Production Manager, Technical Director and Technical Supervisor on hundreds of productions, ranging from small regional theater projects at George Street Playhouse, and Crossroads Theater to large scale musical productions for the Paper Mill Playhouse, as well as having the privilege of being part of developing works with the American Music Theater Festival in Philadelphia (now the Prince Music Theater). Gary has had the opportunity to work with some truly wonderful artists--Eric Simonson and Ladysmith Black Mambazo in the Crossroads production of Nomathemba, Mbongeni Ngema in Crossroads’ production of Sheila’s Day, Dan Sullivan in the Paper Mill Playhouse production of I’m Not Rappaport starring Judd Hirsch and Ben Vereen, Tina Landau in the American Music Theater Festival’s production of Floyd Collins, and again with Tina in the En Garde Arts Production of Trojan Women, a Love Story at the East River Park Amphitheater in New York.

Gary has worked on several touring projects bound for the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, The du Maurier World Theater Festival in Toronto, The Apollo Theater in NYC as well as regional tours. Most recently Gary, in partnership with his wife Cheri, managed the Paper Mill Playhouse scene shop in Edison NJ for the last 2 years.

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