Rick and Jeff are a directing and choreography team for stage and screen.
Upcoming: choreography for Cyrano at Goodspeed, directed by Erica Schmidt with music by The National and starring Peter Dinklage and Haley Bennett. Also: writing and directing a new mini-series for Adaptive Studios.
Recent highlights include choreographing A$AP Rocky's LAB RAT, Phish at Madison Square Garden, and fight directing & choreographing both Frank Wildhorn's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO in Saint Petersburg, Russia and Broadway Asia’s immersive PETER PAN in Beijing.
For camera they've directed award-winning shorts and music videos that have screened at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Sprockets, festivals around the world, and online at Entertainment Weekly, NPR, and The Huffington Post.
Recent stage directing credits include SMILE (FringeNYC), ROLL! (Ars Nova), THE 39 STEPS (PST), and DISPOSSESSED (HERE). Recent choreography credits: BEARDO (Pipeline), ORPHEUS IN THE BERKSHIRES (Williamstown Theater Festival), THE LIGHT PRINCESS (American Repertory Theater/New Victory Theater, NY Times Critics' Pick), MY MACHINE (New Ohio/Dixon Place), HOLD MUSIC (The Living Theater), and TIT FOR TAT (Ailey Citigroup/White Wave/Steps on Broadway). Recent music video choreography: “Safe and Sound” (Capital Cities), "Around" (Russell Elliot), and "Don't Feed the Party Animal" (Miracles of Modern Science. Official Selection: HollyShorts).
As performers they have worked with choreographers Alison Chase (Pilobolus), Cherice Barton (B'way: Spider-Man), Benoit-Swan Pouffer (Cedar Lake), and Josh Prince (B’way: Shrek, Beautiful), and have appeared in films, TV shows, and commercials produced by MTV, YTV, National Geographic, Bravo!, and MuchMusic.
The bros are grads of Harvard and Princeton, third degree black belts in Kenpo Karate, and Canadians with US Green Cards (eh!). Rick likes Key and Peele, scuba diving, and navel-gazing. Jeff likes Russian literature, paella, and literally nothing else.