Richard graduated with a degree in commercial music. He is currently musical supervisor/director for the Monkee Business, the new musical based on the songs of The Monkees. His musical director credits for theatre include: Betty Blue Eyes (Novello Theatre); Hair! (Gielgud Theatre); Priscilla, Queen Of the Desert (Palace Theatre); Grease (Piccadilly Theatre); the 2007 UK tour of Fame; the 2005-2006 UK tour of Grease; Fame (UK tour); Blood Brothers (UK tour); The Rocky Horror Show (UK and European tours). Assistant musical director credits for theatre include: Cabaret (European Tour); Our House (Cambridge Theatre, London). Richard’s commercial credits include: Brian McFadden (BMG) and keyboards for Westlife. He has just produced the debut album of the singer, Shona White and the first album of singer, Chris Thatcher is currently in production. Additionally Richard has composed and arranged music for The Lover’s Spiral (commissioned by The Royal Ballet School) and ‘Perfectly Frank’ – Songs from The Rocky Horror Show. He is was supervisor for the burlesque production, The Show Girls as well as for the annual West End Eurovision. Richard’s first musical, Today Is My Day, premiered in London last year.