About Fresh Produce

Barry Goralnick was trained as an architect at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Many notable clients including actor John Lithgow, humorist Lisa Birnbach, author Erica Jong and producer Aaron Russo.In addition to his residential projects, Goralnick designs furniture and lighting products under his own label, and carpets for Stark Carpet.

Beyond his established design career, Goralnick—an avid theatre enthusiast—founded the New York-based Fresh Produce, Inc. theatre production company in 2001. The company’s mission is to produce new musicals and plays by American writers, and has recently produced titles including Eve-olution (by Hilary Illick and Jennifer Krier starring Law & Order’s Mary McCormack and The Cosby Show’s Sabrina La Beauf), The Irish Curse (by Martin Casella), Saint Heaven (starring Tony-winner Chuck Cooper, Tony nominee Montego Glover and Deborah Gibson, book by Martin Casella; music and lyrics by Keith Gordon), How to Marry a Millionaire (music and lyrics by Keith Gordon) and Scituate (by Martin Casella). In addition, Goralnick and Tina Marie Casamento are currently developing Chasing Rainbows, a new musical with music from the MGM Feist/Robbins catalog that tells the story of the early life of Judy Garland.

He is on the Board of the Edge Theater Company and studied at the Commercial Theater Institute.