Director / Choreographer / Writer / Actor / Educator
One of Geoffrey’s latest creations with MOVERS+SHAKERS. Geoffrey co-wrote and directed this fun Movie Musical Short as a branded project for Match.com! La La Land meets online dating!
Geoffrey’s original musical short, “Everyday, A Subway Romance,” will have its off-Broadway premiere this August at the Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival at Classic Stage Company.
In 2016, Geoffrey launched an exciting new company, Movers+Shakers! As Creative Director, he works with companies to bring their brands to life through song and dance, animating their companies with a musical twist, and creating unique video content that engages and moves their clients!
Geoffrey is choreographing the opening and closing numbers of this year’s EASTER BONNET COMPETITION with Broadway Cares, Equity Fights Aids. The show will be at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre on April 24th and 25th, 2017. For more info and tickets, visit the BCEFA website HERE!
Geoffrey has founded and launched NewMovieMusicals.com, a producing and presenting company creating brand new movie musicals, musical shorts, and musical web series! Currently accepting submissions for new content, visit the site today, and enjoy below “Famous” from Bradley Cole, the Musical – the inaugural number for NewMovieMusicals.com!
Geoffrey spent the better part of a decade as a performer on Broadway (Mary Poppins) and on Broadway Touring Shows (Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, 42nd Street ), traveling around the globe. After dipping his toe in directing and choreography when working on Mary Poppins on Broadway, where he was Dance Captain and the Associate Kids Director, Geoffrey has gone on to direct and choreograph new works of musical theater in NYC, on Broadway stages and off, well as regionally, including two award-winning productions of Mary Poppins and Billy Elliot (at the Media Theater and Playhouse on the Square), at festivals and University productions, and even in China! His work on film has been seen in over a dozen Film Festivals around the globe, including the Dance On Camera festival, 2015 Greensboro Dance Film Festival, San Francisco Dance Film Festival, and HollyShorts. Geoffrey was a choreographer in residence at the 2015 Broadway Dance Lab, and a member of the 2015 Lincoln Center Director’s Lab.
In 2016 Geoffrey Co-Founded Movers+Shakers, a creative agency that brings brands’ stories to life through song and dance! As Creative Director of Movers+Shakers, Geoffrey brings together his expertise in Direction, Choreography, Writing, and Film to create unique song and dance inspired content that has been seen by millions of people worldwide!
Currently a Master Teaching artist with Roundabout Theater Education Department, Geoffrey has worked for the last decade with dozens of programs, teaching master classes across the country, impacting thousands of students worldwide.
As a writer, Geoffrey is currently a Lyricists and Librettist in the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Writing Workshop, where he has won the Jean Banks award for excellence in musical theater writing. He has had his work performed in at the Kennedy Center, the New Amsterdam Theater on Broadway, and at festivals and cabarets.
Below is a treatment on the 1987 Wim Wenders film “Wings of Desire” that Joseph and I wrote during our second year at BMI Workshop. These are four songs from what would be Act 1 of the musical. Performances by Victoria Huston-Elem, Tom Souhrada, and Geoffrey Goldberg
“Everyday” is an original 10-minute musical about two quirky hopeless romantics who ride the same subway car everyday and have never said hello…until today. When their dreams and reality collide and they realize they are perfectly not right for each other, their morning commute takes an unexpected (and hilarious) turn.
“Everyday” was presented at the West Village Musical Theater Festival in July, 2014 and received awards for BEST MUSICAL, BEST LYRICS, BEST ORIGINAL SCORE, BEST DIRECTION, and BEST ACTRESS. Give it a listen, below!
“LOST AND FOUND” Music and Lyrics by Geoffrey Goldberg This song was written for and performed at a Kennedy Center Millenium Stage song-cycle show entitled “A Year on the Road.” Performed by Ellen Harvey, Geoffrey Goldberg, Q Smith, Tom Souhrada. “HERE WE GO” Music and Lyrics by Geoffrey Goldberg This song was written for a “A Year On The Road” at the Kennedy Center. It was performed at the 2010 Gypsy of the Year performance. Performed here by Ellen Harvey, Tom Souhrada, Elizabeth Earley, and Geoffrey Goldberg.
“LOST AND FOUND”
Music and Lyrics by Geoffrey Goldberg
This song was written for and performed at a Kennedy Center Millenium Stage song-cycle show entitled “A Year on the Road.” Performed by Ellen Harvey, Geoffrey Goldberg, Q Smith, Tom Souhrada.
“HERE WE GO”
Music and Lyrics by Geoffrey Goldberg
This song was written for a “A Year On The Road” at the Kennedy Center. It was performed at the 2010 Gypsy of the Year performance. Performed here by Ellen Harvey, Tom Souhrada, Elizabeth Earley, and Geoffrey Goldberg.
As an educator and Teaching Artist, I have worked across the country for over a decade, teaching Master Classes to children through adults, working in dance, scene-study, choreography, directing, improv, audition technique, and more. I have organized entire Industry Theater Programs for A-list Theater Schools (CAP21, NYC), am a Teaching Artist with Roundabout Theater Company in NYC, and currently teach dance across the city (STEPS on Broadway, Mark Morris). I have worked with elementary and high schools, pre-college and college programs, dance academies, dance companies, camps, and adult education programs. Feel free to contact me if you’re interested in having me come in and teach a master class, or if you’d like to see how you might be able to incorporate dance or theater into your education curriculum.