Riccardo won a scholarship for the Joop van den Ende Academy in Hamburg and was a finalist in the Bundesgesangswettbewrb (German national singing competition). He played ‘Sky’ in MAMMA MIA Berlin, ‘Alfred’ in DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES in Oberhausen and Stuttgart, u/s’ Lucheni’ in ELISABETH, u/s ‘Eddie Fritzinger’, ‘TJ’ and ‘Erkan’ in SISTER ACT in Vienna; Kenickie and u/s Danny in GREASE at the Ronacher Theater Vienna, ‘ Simon’ and ‘Peter’ in JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at the Musical Summer Amstetten, ‘Sonny’ in XANADU and ‘Nick’ in FLASHDANCE, ‘young Alfred” in THE VISIT at the Ronacher Vienna. Riccardo is a member of the acclaimed Musical Ensemble Linz since 2014 and played ‘Peter’ in Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY, ‘Enjolras’ in LES MISÉRABLES, ‘Tommy’ in The Who’s TOMMY, ‘Hedwig’ in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, ‘The Wolf/ Rapunzel’s Prince‘ in INTO THE WOODS, ‘Punch’ in the world premiere of AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, ‘Malcolm McGregor’ in THE FULL MONTY, ‚Rach‘ in the European premier of PRÈLUDES and ‚Sam‘ in the German – language premier of GHOST.
Riccardo was part of a concert of composer Scott Alan’s at London’s “O2 Arena”. He is also known through the German TV casting show “Me Tarzan. You Jane!”.