Richard J. Hinds is the Associate Director for Disney’s NEWSIES (Broadway/National Tour) and the
Associate Choreographer for the Broadway bound musical, COME FROM AWAY. Richard has been the Associate/Assistant on JEKYLL AND HYDE (Broadway), IL DIVO: A MUSICAL AFFAIR (Broadway), HERE LIES LOVE (Off-Broadway/West End), 9 TO 5 (National/UK Tours), Disney’s HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL (National/International Tours), A CHRISTMAS STORY (Kansas City Repertory Theatre/5th Ave Theatre), PIPPIN (Deaf West), A WONDERFUL LIFE (Paper Mill Playhouse), Drama Desk Awards (Hammerstein Ballroom) and Samsung Unpacked (Radio City Music Hall). Richard’s directing and choreography credits include Gateway Playhouse, Ogunquit Playhouse, Flat Rock Playhouse, Macau International Music Festival, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, New Theatre, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, America’s Got Talent, The Bethenny Show and Good Afternoon America (featuring Liza Minnelli). Richard is currently on faculty at Broadway Dance Center.