Richard trained at Sydney’s leading drama institutions - NIDA and Screenwise and has since gathered a wealth of experience working nationally and internationally in the film and television industry as an actor, writer, director, producer, editor, and cameraman; in the circus field as silt-walker and fire artist and as compere among others including the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Town Hall and for National Dance organisations.
The stage2screen curriculum has evolved from a culmination of Richard’s vast experience through teaching at prestigious institutions in Sydney - Screenwise, the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), The Australian Institute of Performing Arts (AIPA), The Australian Stage Combat Association (ASCA) and the Sydney Stage Combat School. Teaching Acting for Stage and Camera, Green Screen Acting for Camera, Improvisation, Movement and Stage Combat.
Richard welcomes all new students, beginners to advanced level. He is genuinely excited about sharing his knowledge of the craft and his experience within the industry with the next generation of actors and performers.