Ryan R. Ratelle
Producer, RRR Productions
RYAN R. RATELLE is a New York City based producer, director, and publicist with ten years of experience working on Broadway. As a producer, Ryan currently has several projects in development, including Austen’s Pride, Merrilee Mannerly - A Magnificent New Musical, Teens on Broadway, The Electric Kool Aid Acid Test, Confessions of a Housewife, and Rock On! As a senior publicist at Barlow • Hartman PR and DKC/O&M, Ryan has managed Tony Award-winning Broadway publicity campaigns for such shows as Michael Moore: The Terms of My Surrender, Sunset Boulevard, School of Rock - The Musical, CATS, After Midnight, Kinky Boots, Clybourne Park, Patti LuPone’s Gypsy, Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark, Wicked, Grease, and many more. Ryan was the Artistic Director of the Hartford Children’s Theatre in Connecticut from 2009 – 2012 where he staged award-winning productions of Pinkalicious, Willy Wonka, 13, Little Women, Annie, and Beauty and the Beast, among others. He single-handedly designed and implemented “HCT on the Road,” a touring division that brought live theatre directly to underserved children in communities throughout the tri-state area. In his three years at HCT, Ratelle lead the charge to revitalize the Main Stage of the beloved institution garnering rave reviews, increased attendance, and three National Youth Theatre Awards. A Connecticut native, Mr. Ratelle has directed at theatres throughout the region.
Ratelle is the Co-Foudner and Creative Director of RRR Creative, a boutique creative agency specializing in branding and graphic design, communications, styling, and image / lifestyle consulting focused on the entertainment and fashion industries.