Richard John Archer

Associate Professor


Cornell's Technical Director since 1979, Dick has overseen more than 150 department productions. His professional stage credits of over 100 productions include shows seen on Broadway, the NY Shakespeare Festival, Roundabout Theatre, Kansas City Lyric Opera, the Old Globe Theatre, Coconut Grove Theatre, Indiana Rep, The Opera Company of Boston, Missouri Rep, and the Great Lakes Theatre Festival. Dick has also worked on commercials, feature films, two award-winning PBS broadcasts and several televised ice shows. Dick does outside consulting on children's and science museums and for a firm that conceives, designs and produces events and experiences for a wide range of corporate and not-for-profit clients.

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