BILLY RICE – STAGE MANAGER
Born and raised in Richmond’s East End and graduating with honors from VCU with a Mass Communications degree, Billy Rice is a 30 year veteran of communications and production work for state government. Getting people and gear to the right place at the right time has been a constant in his professional endeavors, which includes nine years in local TV news operation. He’s had his hands in various aspects of the music business from building stages and running spotlights to coordinating music for charitable events.
Well known in stage production as one of the nicest guys around Billy always seems to enjoy his work, and for the past nine years has served as a volunteer and artist host for the Richmond Folk Festival. The Barn Dance is glad to have Billy on board!