Stage: Jolly Boys
Ric Neale is a piano player and songwriter. He has released a number of solo records and toured all over the country.
Ric worked as Songwriter, Musical Director and performer in the sell out show Dancing Bear with Jamie Fletcher which toured to the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds and the Palace Theatre in Manchester to rave reviews and, with his band The Housekeeping Society he wrote and performed in the show Dancing With The Orange Dog which toured nationally.
Ric also helped create the piece 45RPM for the art exhibition Thud, Crackle, Pop in partnership with visual artist Pete McKee and Ralph Dartford which was shown all over the country and featured at the prestigious Festival No.6. Ric was commissioned along with spoken word artist Rob Reed to create the theatre piece Never Worn for Wakefiled Literature Festival in 2017.
Ric has recently been touring the UK performing all of the Beach Boys album Pet Sounds to celebrate its 50th anniversary.