THE 2020-2021 TEAM
Pre-Engineering - Club Representive
Music Performance - Stage Manager
Management - Marketing
Theatre - Music
Digital Film - Sound & Film Technican
Raging Red is the premier song and dance performing team for Dixie State University. Members are selected through and extensive audition and must be currently enrolled DSU students. As part of the recruiting tool for DSU, Raging Red performs for public schools (high school, junior high and elementary) throughout Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Arizona, California, and also represents DSU at local community and civic events, Alumni gatherings, and does service outreach at local care and rehab centers. Raging Red has had opportunities to travel and perform internationally and across the USA. Recent performance tours have taken this talented group of students to China, Hawaii, New York, Philadelphia, Costa Rica, and Washington DC, as well as throughout the western United States. For highlights, team insights and updates about Raging Red, please check out our social media!
About The Director
Geoff is thrilled to be directing Raging Red as they represent Dixie State University around the world! He is passionate about creating art that matters; that inspires, uplifts and tells the human experience. Geoff looks forward to blazing forward as a team as Raging Red shares the story of DSU, the Dixie Spirit and our motto to “Light the World on Fire!”
Prior to joining Raging Red, Geoff served as an Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance at Valdosta State University. He has also taught musical theater, film and dance at the high school and junior high levels throughout Utah, Colorado and Georgia.
Geoff earned his master’s degree from The Boston Conservatory in Musical Theater, and bachelor’s degrees in Music, Dance, Theater and Theater Education from Brigham Young University. He brings over 15 years of experience as a professional actor, director & choreographer. Some of his performances have been seen at Tuacahn, SeaWorld, Hale Centre Theatre, Disneyland, The Boston Conservatory, BYU and multiple high schools and universities. Geoff’s choreography and direction have won awards at the state, national and international levels. He is a current member of the Stage Directors and Choreography Society and Musical Theatre Educators Alliance.
He loves cultivating artists, potential talent and gained a passion for performing at a young age. During his time at BYU Geoff was a member of Young Ambassadors and Dancer’s Company.
Highlights from Geoff’s performance career include Bert in HCT’s Mary Poppins, Harry in Tuachan’s My Fair Lady, Mr. Brooke in Peach State Summer Theatre’s Little Women, Ren in SCERA’s Footloose, life size puppeteer of Cookie Monster in SeaWorld’s Sesame Street show and Will Parker in BYU’s Oklahoma!.
Director of Raging Red