For more than 25 years, Godwin Theatre has provided an enriching experience for our students as well as outstanding performances for our community to enjoy! Much of the drama supplies, costumes, sets, lights. guest artist fees, and other special components of this program are supported through the Godwin Theatre booster organization, the Short Pump Players Angels. Donations are always appreciated to support this wonderful program!
For more information regarding the Short Pump Players' Angels or the Godwin High School upcoming productions, please contact us at one of the links above. The Godwin Theatre is located at: Mills E. Godwin High School 2101 Pump Road Richmond, VA 23238 (804) 750-2600
Our Theatre Director
Biography: To date, Todd Coolidge has worked in stage, film, and television, including guest-starring appearances in two episodes of the television series Lost. He holds a Master’s degree in Education from SUNY Geneseo and has completed post-graduate work in Theatre and Theatre Education at New York University. All told, he has over 20 years of experience in education and the performing arts. He has always had a great passion for theatre.
While living and working in Hawaii, he won two Po’okela “Best Actor” awards for his performances in Shakespeare’s Othello and Anthony Shaffer’s Sleuth. Off the stage, Todd has directed various theatre productions ranging from high school theater groups to an off-off Broadway stage production in New York.
He is very excited and proud to be working with Godwin High School and the highly esteemed Short Pump Players.