Astrachan, Margot

Margot Astrachan  is a Tony Award winning commercial theatrical producer based in New York. Producer of the upcoming Around The World In Eighty Days National Tour, the National Tour of Ghost the Musical, the Tony Award winning Broadway musical A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder and tn-1000_nymfgala24the Broadway Play, The Realistic Joneses, as well as the recent Nice Work If You Can Get It on Broadway; in addition, she was a producer of the musical Busker Alley and the revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. She was the American Artistic Director of the Jermyn Street Theatre in London, and The Kings Head Theatre in London, and has had over 30 years’ experience producing special events for arts organizations such as The York Theatre Company, The Theatre Museum, and BritArts of The St. George’s Society, which with Jim Dale featured British and American theatre professionals in readings and panels in New York. She is a Director of The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF), a Director of The Alumni & Friends of The LaGuardia High School for the Arts, The Theater Wing Board of The Kaufman Cultural Center, and a Director of The Episcopal Actors Guild. She is a graduate of CTI (The Commercial Theatre Institute)and is a member of The Association of Performing Arts Presenters, The National Alliance For Musical Theatre, The Broadway League, The Dramatists Guild, the Advisory Board of TRU, British American Business, Inc. and BAFTA. She chairs the Advisory Board of The American Friends of the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Her next project is the Broadway bound The Countess of Storyville, Music: Martin Silvestri, Lyrics: Joel Higgins, Book: R.M. Cohen, Director: Mark Waldrop, Choreography: Denis Jones, Orchestrations: David Siegel, Casting: Jay Binder