Riccardo works in operas as choreographer and director.
He gained experience in opera woking as a dancer in internationally in renowned opera productions directed by F. Zeffirelli, M. Gandini, D. Abbado, B. De Tomasi, M. E. Mexia.
He has directed G. Donizetti's Don Pasquale (2016), G. Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia (2017), G. Puccini's Madama Butterfly (2018), G. Verdi's Rigoletto (2019) for Associazione Amici della Lirica Piacenza in collaboration with Giuseppina Campolonghi, The Cry of The Double Bass, a contemporary opera by Sebastiano Dessanay presented at Tête à Tête opera festival 2017 in London.
He worked as choreographer/assistant to director M° Italo Nunziata in G. Verdi's La Forza del Destino and assisted M° Leonardo Lidi in G. Verdi's Falstaff (at Teatro Municipale-Piacenza, Teatro Pavarotti-Modena and Teatro Valli-Reggio Emilia).
He has worked as a choreographer in G. Donizetti's Convenienze ed Inconvenienze Teatrali (Piacenza and Savona) and in Il Conte di Kevenhüller by Riccardo Dapelo in Piacenza.
He was one of the Berlin Opera Academy 2019 scholarship recipients.