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Genevieve Aichele is a theatre artist – a performer, director, teacher and playwright. A resident of Portsmouth, NH, she received her degree in Music & Theatre for Community Programs from the University of New Hampshire in 1975, graduating summa cum laude. She is a co-founder and currently serves as artistic director of New Hampshire Theatre Project, based at the West End Studio Theatre in Portsmouth. Genevieve is a juried Roster Artist/Trainer for VSA-Arts International and the NH State Council on the Arts, an adjunct faculty member of the Plymouth State University Graduate Program, and an affiliate of The Woodland Group and the Brown Center at UNH. She has performed, directed and taught performing arts from Boston to Seattle to West Palm Beach, from Dublin to Hong Kong to Frankfurt.

contact info:
Genevieve Aichele
NHTP, West End Studio Theatre
959 Islington Street,
Portsmouth NH 03801


NH Theatre Award for Excellence in Youth Theatre, 2008

Spotlight Award for Best Director: Caste & John Wopps, 2004
New England Theatre Conference Award: Outstanding Achievement in American Theatre, 2002
NH Magazine, Best Youth Theatre Production, Macbeth, 2002
Spotlight Community Arts Award: Neighborhoods, 2002
NH Governors Award for Excellence in Arts in Education, 2001
2001 Children’s Music Web Award for Classic Recording - World Tales
1998 Outstanding Award, Parents Guide to Children’s Media - World Tales
1997 Outstanding Award, Parent Council LTD - World Tales
Represented State of NH on Cultural Trade Mission to Ireland & the United Kingdom, 1998
Represented State of NH at International Children’s Festival, Wolf Trap Farm Park, Washington, DC, 1984
Artist Fellowship Grant, NH State Council on the Arts, 1983 & 1984


Director | Performer | Trainer