Gold Card Manager, Peter Neufeld passed away January 27, 2015 at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, NJ.
A proud member of ATPAM since 1967, Neufeld has company managed the shows Illya Darling, Somethng Different, I Never Sang For My Father, and Billy. In 1969, he founded the very successful general management and producing company Gatchell & Neufeld, LTD with R. Tyler Gatchell, Jr. For over 24 years, they produced and general managed numerous shows. Among them are: Murder Among Friends, Legend, Annie, Sweeney Todd, Talley’s Folly and Hurlyburly to name a few. Gatchell & Neufeld, LTD also had a long relationship with composer Andrew Lloyd Weber in which Neufeld had served as an associate producer for the original production of Jesus Christ Superstar and as the executive producer on Evita, Starlight Express, Song and Dance and Cats.
In 1995, Neufeld joined the staff of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. In 2005, he was awarded the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre.
Contributions in his name can be made to The College of William and Mary, The Actors Fund, and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
He will be missed.