Flyleaf Theater Company

Chris Jake Riccio

Chris, a native of Worcester, MA, graduated from Emerson College as valedictorian with a BA in Theatre Studies and a minor in Photography.  He has done film, video, and photo production for many years with clients including Denis Leary's Apostle Pictures, CBS, 48 Hours, and Imagine Entertainment.  Chris serves on five national committees for SAG-AFTRA (Agent Relations, Healthcare Safety Net, Guild Government Review, and Voice Over Committee, as well as on SAG-AFTRA Community Outreach Team) and is also a proud member of the Actor's Equity EMC Program.  In his spare time, Chris builds websites and volunteers for NEADS, raising service animals for the disabled.

Chris has been involved as an actor in theater for the past 15 years with select credits that include Music Man, Lost in Yonkers, Crazy for You, Barefoot in the Park.  Williamstown Theater Festival credits include The Cherry Orchard starring Michelle Williams and Jessica Chastain.  Film acting credits include 21, The Great Debaters, Company Men, and The Ghost of Girlfriends Past.  Chris is a former president of the Westborough Players' Club.  Having also served on the Fallon Community Health Plan's "Build a Better Health Plan Committee".  He wrote, directed, and produced a digital short starring David Hyde Pierce and Lewis Black.  Chris is happy to be a part of Flyleaf's founding team and excited about the future of the Organization with this great group of individuals.