Richard is a specialist in contemporary theatre and performance. He’s directed 7 Canadian premieres of international work including: after the quake by Haruki Murakami, Thom Pain (based on nothing) by Will Eno, and Blue / Orange by Joe Penhall. He’s directed or dramaturged many new plays, 5 of which have been published. In all, shows he’s directed have received 48 award nominations for excellence in Vancouver professional theatre. Richard has served as Associate Producer at the PuSh Festival and is currently the Canadian president of LMDA & the AD of Pi Theatre in Vancouver.