Richard Carroll

Richard Carroll directed an acclaimed re-imagining of Calamity Jane at Hayes Theatre Co in 2017, which won 2 Sydney Theatre Awards and toured Australia in 2018, including a mainstage season at Belvoir. At Hayes Theatre Co he has also directed a new production of Gypsy starring Blazey Best, and the Australian premiere of Side Show, which was nominated for 3 Sydney Theatre Awards. He co-directed An Act of God at Darlinghurst Theatre Co, and co-created and directed The Show Goes On at Sydney Opera House and Arts Centre Melbourne for award-winning performer Bernadette Robinson.
As part of Luckiest Productions, Richard has produced the musicals Sweet Charity and Miracle City, and has produced High Society and Darlinghurst Nights for Hayes Theatre Co, as well as producing Side Show, Calamity Jane and Gypsy as One Eyed Man Productions.
Richard sits on the board and the programming committee for Hayes Theatre Co in Sydney. He is also a member of the artistic assessment panel for New Musicals Australia, and the cabaret panel for the Helpmann Awards.