Founded in 1986, Rhinebeck Theatre Society offers opportunities for everyone in the Hudson Valley to participate in the excitement of live theatre, both on-stage and backstage.​​ RTS's mission is to entertain, educate, and enrich the Hudson Valley community through the dramatic arts. We accomplish this by:

Board of Directors


Rena Gavigan, President

Joe Eriole, Vice President

Ellen Honig, Treasurer

Lisa Delia, Secretary


Madison Anthony

Michael Britt

Jan Brooks

David Foster

Heidi Johnson

Duane Joseph Olson

Dorothy Luongo

Tom Starace

Wendy Urban-Mead