Richard Riccardi has accompanied such mega-stars as Tom Jones, Mel Torme and Joel Grey. His extensive classical training mixed with his talent for jazz has led him to writing arrangements for Ruth Ann Swenson and other notable performers. He was associate conductor for the 3rd National Broadway Tour of "Annie" and has performed with the San Francisco Symphony, Opera and Ballet. He is a regular pianist for the "Skywalker Symphony", playing for movie soundtracks and major video games.
Sandy Riccardi's parody lyrics have been performed in seedy bars all over the country. Happily, they have also been performed by Maria Muldaur, Sharon McNight, and thousands of Christmas pageant performers around the English-speakng world. Sandy has performed in over 50 musicals, including many in NYC, but is happiest when creating music with her husband, Richard.
Patrick Varner is a theatre, film and television actor who starred in the one-man comedy Buyer & Cellar during 6th Street's 2016-17 Season. His regional theatre credits include Sunday in the Park with George, A Little Night Music (Huntington Theatre Company, both directed by Peter DuBois); Assassins, Fiddler on the Roof (New Repertory Theatre, the latter directed by Austin Pendleton); Dogfight (Speakeasy Stage); City of Angels, Buyer and Cellar, Sondheim on Sondheim (Lyric Stage Company); Brundibar, or But the Giraffe (Central Square Theatre); Translations (Bad Habit Productions). He received his BFA in Acting from Boston University’s School of Theatre and has also trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.