About North Star Theater Company

North Star Theater Company is a non-profit theater company located in Sussex, NJ. Our mission is to provide an inclusive environment and to provide a high-quality theatrical experience to Northwest New Jersey and its surrounding communities through the production of various genres of drama, comedies, and musicals, while training and fostering the talents of all participants at every age and level of experience. We provide a respectful and professional atmosphere for our audience and all participants.

The founding members are: Jim Berkheiser, Phil Cocilovo, Bill Fell, Donna Fell, Chrissy Fulmer, Debbie Gianuzzi and Allison Ognibene.

The North Star Theater Company’s Board of Directors are a team dedicated to shining a spotlight on theater in Sussex County. We are comprised of teachers, professors, local business owners, thespians and theater professionals committed to creating a respectful and professional atmosphere for our audience and all participants.

Meet the Executive and Advisory Boards

Nathan Simmons- Executive Director

Kelly Dacus-Smith- Artistic Director

Scott Rogoff- Technical Director

Phil Cocilovo- Founding Member/Props Master

Bill Fell- Treasurer

Jodi Halteman- Secretary

Patrick McQueeney- Venue Coordinator

Anmarie DeGiovanni- Education

Kristine Simmons- Grant Writing

Linda Kadar- Community Outreach

Travis Prol- Stage Management