Rhode Island
Profile Type: Artist
Beth Hettrick Berry

Beth Hettrick Berry is a playwright/director who specializes in large educational theatrical productions. Working in conjunction with parents and staff, her plays can involve from 35 to 235 students. Plays are built with specific communities in mind. Adaptations are made to accommodate people of all abilities. Beth a founding member of GEAR Productions (Give Everyone a Role) and has written and produced 10 original plays. She works to provide a positive performing experience to students of all ages. Key to this process is the practice of "self-casting", where students choose their own roles after hearing an outline of the play. The script is then tailored to fit the participants. Past themes have included: art history, the human body, the water cycle, tolerance, and exploring the library. Work with Beth to create a unique theatre experience for your learning community.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Job Title/Position: 
Mailing Address: 
250 Main Street
Wakefield, RI 02879
Physical Address: 
250 Main Street
Wakefield, RI 02879
Last Name: 
Hettrick Berry


Profile Type: 
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - Playwriting
Additional Disciplines: 
Theater - Children's
Theater - Devised / Artist-Led
Theater - Musical
Theater - Variety / Vaudeville
Populations Served: 
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Residency - Production / Development
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City

Affiliations and Accomplishments

I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
Rhode Island Education Roster