Barry Co-Founded Lucky Penny Productions with Taylor Bartolucci in 2009. In January 2015 they opened the Lucky Penny Community Arts Center, converting an industrial space into a theatre and community rehearsal and exhibition facility by raising over $200,000 in the local community. Barry is a writer, director and actor, and serves as Managing Director for Lucky Penny. He is a produced playwright and member of The Dramatists Guild. Before returning to theatre, he spent more than 20 years in broadcasting as well as 15 years in public affairs for government agencies.